Shop tax-free in Maryland this week

Clothing and shoes under $100 are part of Maryland's tax-free week.

Monday - 08/13/2012, 04:45am EDT

Shop cheaply with these tried and true tips

Grocery shopping can bust the family budget. How you shop can make a difference.

Friday - 08/10/2012, 03:43am EDT

Study: Credit cards vary on rental car coverage

Insurance for rental cars may be covered if drivers use certain credit cards to pay, but coverage is more complicated than a simple swipe.

Wednesday - 08/08/2012, 11:24am EDT

Families find creative ways to pay for college

Alternative ways to finance education include tuition installment plans, home-equity loans and zero-interest loans from colleges.

Monday - 08/06/2012, 03:43am EDT

Save money: Sunday last day to shop tax-free in Va.

Families looking to stock up on school supplies and school clothes can buy items tax-free in Virginia through Sunday. Maryland offers tax-free shopping Aug. 12 to Aug. 18.

Sunday - 08/05/2012, 03:01pm EDT

Daily deal about to expire? Now there's a reprieve

A website that buys unused daily deals and resells them at an even lower prices has expanded to include local offers in the D.C. area.

Thursday - 08/02/2012, 08:03am EDT

Hotels offer deals in August

With kids going back to school at the end of August, many hotels have excess inventory and are willing to offer deep discounts, says Orbitz Senior Editor Jeanenne Tornatore.

Tuesday - 07/31/2012, 04:00am EDT

Tips to save money on groceries

You might be surprised at the deals you can get when you shop at dollar stores and when you buy in bulk.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 11:02am EDT

Gas prices rise 8 cents in a week

This week wasn't a good one at the pump. The latest WTOP Pain in the Gas Survey shows the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is $3.61, up 8 cents from last week.

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 05:39am EDT

Gas prices up second week in a row

The latest WTOP Pain in the Gas Survey shows the average price of a gallon of regular is $3.53, up 4 cents from last week.

Thursday - 07/19/2012, 10:26am EDT

What are the best ways to dodge annoying airline baggage fees?

While vacations are great, they can be expensive. The last thing you want is to face even more fees for your luggage. Here are some ways around those fees.

Monday - 07/16/2012, 06:43am EDT

Tips to save money on your mortgage

WTOP's Richard Day reports

Friday - 07/13/2012, 10:29am EDT


7 ways to save on movie tickets

The cost of going to the movies can break the family budget, but there are discounts out there - - if you know where to look.

Friday - 07/13/2012, 08:50am EDT

Getting the best deals is about timing

Janet Bodnar, editor of Kiplinger Personal Finance

Thursday - 07/12/2012, 04:37pm EDT


Gas prices on the rise again

The latest WTOP Pain in the Gas survey shows the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline is $3.49, 5 cents higher than it was last week.

Thursday - 07/12/2012, 10:02am EDT

Your voice is the key to discounts

If you don't like clipping coupons or waiting for sales, there's another tool you can use to get a deal on just about anything, and you were born with it: your voice.

Tuesday - 07/10/2012, 05:18am EDT

Credit score monitoring crucial for older Americans

Many older Americans aren't taking advantage of their right to a free credit report every year, and it may be hurting their ability to get new credit cards or loans.

Saturday - 07/07/2012, 02:43pm EDT

Gas prices unchanged in region

The latest WTOP Pain in the Gas survey shows the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline is $3.44, the same as it was last week.

Thursday - 07/05/2012, 11:08am EDT

Fashionistas turn to flash sales

Flash sale sites bring luxury goods to the masses, with sales that last a few short days, or even hours.

Thursday - 06/28/2012, 11:19am EDT

How to save 5 mpg

WTOP's Kristi King reports.

Thursday - 06/28/2012, 07:54am EDT


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