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3 free mobile apps that offer last-minute deals for quick jaunts to destination cities
With summer in full swing, for some tourists it might be a natural decision to rent a car for their travels. But the decision to purchase complementary rental car insurance is a little trickier.
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.
Pepco and Dominion Virginia Power are offering ways for you to conserve energy during this hot stretch.
Wal-Mart to expand online savings tool nationwide, extends to general merchandise, produce
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.
Washington Consumers' Checkbook.org investigated how to get the best price for quality workmanship when replacing a roof.
CBS News Travel Editor Peter Greenberg says think outside of the box when it comes to destination and means of transportation.
Food shopping can eat more of the budget than some people realize, but there are sneaky ways to save.
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.
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.
Weddings can cost a small fortune, even for guests; planning ahead can save you money
7 money saving tips for wedding guests
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
According to a new survey from Consumer Reports, customers don't consider their telephone and cable services a great value for the money.
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