Pepco customers find smart meter billing abnormalities

Pepco customers are questioning higher-than-usual power bills this month after smart meters were installed on their homes.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 09:25pm EST

Winter brings with it travel deals

In 2013, travelers can plan to pay more for airfare and hotels, but there are still some travel deals to take advantage of before summer comes.

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 05:13am EST

With smaller 2013 paychecks, tips for getting extra money

Now that the payroll tax cut has expired, most of us will get smaller paychecks on the first payday of 2013.

Friday - 01/04/2013, 08:38am EST

Some big ticket items will be cheaper in 2013

WTOP's Kyle Cooper reports. More from The Wall Street Journal.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 10:02am EST


8 tips to lower winter heating bills (VIDEO)

Some of these tips are so easy you'll wonder why you haven't tried them.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 09:52am EST

Plug-in offers online shoppers discount codes (VIDEO)

Coupons at Checkout is a free software plug-in that, once downloaded, is added to the shopper's web browser.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 07:02am EST

Prices on some expensive items may drop in 2013

Looking for brighter, more optimistic skies in 2013? Some high-priced items will become cheaper in the new year.

Monday - 12/31/2012, 05:24am EST

Year-end tax tips in midst of 'fiscal cliff'

There is more to ringing in the New Year than champagne toasts and resolutions. Jan. 1 marks the official start of tax season.

Sunday - 12/30/2012, 02:26am EST

Buy now, pay later-style credit cards can cost you

Many stores carry deferred-interest credit cards but customers should carefully read the fine print or they could be paying big interest rates.

Friday - 12/28/2012, 07:22am EST

Tips to save cash fast

Need cash and need it fast? Reader's Digest has five tips to get you there.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 03:30am EST

Cut the cable: Use alternatives to watch TV

Those tired of paying a big cable or satellite TV bill are starting to consider cutting the cord or ditching the dish for over-the-air and Internet TV instead.

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 10:35am EST

Credit card pitfalls to avoid this holiday shopping season

Gerri Detweiler,

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 09:21pm EST


Great deals can still be found for Christmas gifts

Christmas Day is one week away, but don't worry if you're not done shopping for gifts.

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 02:31pm EST

Uber car service users may see holiday price increase

Uber users should look closely at their tabs, especially during the holiday season.

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 04:41am EST

Take advantage of billions of dollars in unused gift cards

They are cards long-forgotten in the bottom of the sock drawer, or bought from a store where you never shop. But they are not worthless and you can still get something out of them.

Friday - 12/14/2012, 01:00pm EST

Car shoppers can save a bundle this time of year

Automakers anxious to move inventory are offering cash-back rebates, super financing discounts and special lease deals.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 07:36am EST

Do you know the hidden costs of making breakfast at home?

Some countertop appliances cost more to operate than to buy, says the founder of a Bethesda lab that offers an independent analysis of those costs.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 03:13pm EST

Cellphone-style pricing now offered for a digital education reports that for $99 a month and $49 a class students can earn an online education. The site calls it "the college version of an unlimited data plan."

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 07:24am EST

Tips to take advantage of low mortgage rates

Every week, mortgage rates seem to slip lower, but knowing the right time to take the plunge can be tricky.

Wednesday - 12/05/2012, 05:20am EST predicts the best time to buy, save

Fluctuating online prices are jerking around some shoppers this holiday season, but one website is taking the guess work out of determining when to click "buy."

Tuesday - 12/04/2012, 03:46am EST
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