Find Money You Didn't Know You Had

Find Money You Didn't Know You Had Podcast

Don't let your money disappear into a whirlpool of bank fees, takeout orders, and lattes! We'll learn how to free up more money so you can spend it on — and save it for — the things you value most.

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Be The Master Of Your Budget
For many, creating a budget is a dreaded task. But you can do it. These tools will help — and maybe even make it fun....

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Boost Your Credit Card IQ
If you use credit cards in an intentional way, you can free up some valuable perks. We geek out on strategies to make credit cards work for you....

Never Pay An Unnecessary Fee Again
Don't get caught in a cycle of unnecessary overdraft fees, credit card interest and high-cost loans. A few simple tools can help you hold onto those hard-earned dollars....

Introduction: Find Money You Didn't Know You Had
Don't let your money disappear into a whirlpool of bank fees, takeout orders, and lattes! In this guide, we show you how to level-up your personal finance skills — from making a spending plan, to tips and strategies for using credit cards to help and not hurt you. We'll learn how to free up more money so you can spend it on, and save it for, the things you value most....