WTOP Saves You Money
In some countries, the price of gas is over $9 a gallon.
The long weekend is fast-becoming a highlight for shoppers, as retailers offer deep discounts rivaling deals on Black Friday. The holiday honoring the nation's commanders in chief is now second only to Labor Day in sales.
Gas prices are inching higher by the day, but it turns out there is a day of the week when gas prices are cheapest.
WTOP's Nathan Hager talks with U.S. News & World Report's Alpha Consumer Blogger Kimberly Palmer.
Through Feb. 20, you'll get the 6 percent tax break as part of the annual Shop Maryland Energy weekend.
United-Continental Airlines will now let passengers trade in their gift cards for some frequent-flier miles.
Imagine a world where car buying does not include haggling over the price. The website, truecar.com, promises to give users the "real price" of a car so buyers don't have to negotiate in the showroom.
Some of those things shoppers counted on to cost less are getting more expensive.
Gas prices are really taking off again. The average price of regular shot up 11 cents to $3.60 over the past week.
When searching for deals, the right time to buy could depend on the month, season or even the time of day.
Sometimes people forget some key deductions they can take. Here's a look at some of them.
If you're looking to upgrade from that old tube-style television, there's still time to land a big screen before the Super Bowl.
Want to earn stuff by watching TV? A free app for that debuted Wednesday.
WTOP saves you money by helping you find the cheapest weekends to fly.
Grocery stores are great for convenience, but shoppers can save big bucks buying many items elsewhere.
Two cupcake shops are giving away cupcakes and a new pizza shop also has free food.
Items taking up space in your house -- everything from your broken espresso machine to your grandparents old furniture -- could be worth a little cash.
The last thing you want to find out when you go on vacation is that the room you booked didn't get booked. There are ways to assure your room will be there for you.
It's a new year and time to take stock of your finances and get your fiscal house in order.
WTOP's Bob Kur
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