Survey: Americans aren't saving enough money

No one is immune to emergencies, which can often be costly -- and a new survey shows that more than a quarter of Americans have no emergency savings in the bank.

Monday - 06/23/2014, 09:45am EDT

Utilities urge customers to conserve energy during heat wave

Pepco and Dominion Virginia Power are offering ways for you to conserve energy during this hot stretch.

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 07:58am EDT

Wal-Mart to expand online savings tool nationwide

Wal-Mart to expand online savings tool nationwide, extends to general merchandise, produce

Thursday - 06/05/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Airlines offer discounted first class tickets

Flying first class may be a better deal for travelers this summers. Airlines are offering discounts plus the wider, more specious seats offer more perks without added fees.

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Save money on a new roof by asking the right questions

Washington Consumers' Checkbook.org investigated how to get the best price for quality workmanship when replacing a roof.

Friday - 05/30/2014, 12:25pm EDT
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The best ways to save money while traveling

CBS News Travel Editor Peter Greenberg says think outside of the box when it comes to destination and means of transportation.

Wednesday - 05/28/2014, 12:31pm EDT
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Tips to save money at the grocery store

Food shopping can eat more of the budget than some people realize, but there are sneaky ways to save.

Friday - 05/23/2014, 09:18am EDT

Hurricane preparedness sales tax holiday next week

From May 25-31, certain emergency supplies that cost less than $60 including batteries, flash lights, rope, duct tape, bottled water and cell phone chargers are exempt from sales tax at all Virginia retailers.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 04:45pm EDT

Tips to get your air conditioning unit in shape for summer

Air conditioning service technicians are expecting a busy weekend as high temperatures hit the 80s and those AC units come on for the first time in months. But homeowners can take steps on their own, and avoid calling in a pro.

Friday - 05/09/2014, 07:33am EDT

Weddings can be pricey, even for guests

Weddings can cost a small fortune, even for guests; planning ahead can save you money

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 07:24am EDT

7 money saving tips for wedding guests

7 money saving tips for wedding guests

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 05:40am EDT

Online booking sites aim to attract customers with big travel deals

Online travel agencies are trying to get customers to make the switch from browsers to bookers with loads of deals in time for summer vacation planners.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 10:21am EDT
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Are all-inclusive vacations worth the money?

All-inclusive vacations may render images of plentiful buffets, top-shelf drinks and perks galore, but hits to the travel industry may have impacted the definition of "all inclusive."

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 09:10am EDT
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Car insurance discounts for those who take public transit

Drivers who want to keep their cars, but are considering taking the bus, Metro or a bike to work could save money on their vehicle insurance with these two discounts.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 07:24am EDT

University of Virginia tops best-investment list

High school seniors are opening their acceptance letters and finding out whether they've been accepted into their dream colleges. But before they commit, they should consider which ones are the best deals. And that might just be a university in the area.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 04:52am EDT

Consumer Reports: Replace your mattress, best mattresses to buy

While you're counting sheep, you may need to count the years you've be using the same mattress because experts say it has a lifespan.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 11:15am EDT

Consumers aren't satisfied with their telecom providers

According to a new survey from Consumer Reports, customers don't consider their telephone and cable services a great value for the money.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 12:48pm EDT
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Amazon Prime price shock? Try these cheaper rivals

Turned off by Amazon Prime's price increase? Try these cheaper free-shipping alternatives

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:53am EDT

Tax tips to maximize your paycheck

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 03:28am EDT

Transferring a credit card balance: Wise move?

5 things to consider before signing up for a new credit card with a balance transfer offer

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 05:22am EDT
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