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Finance

MYWINERADIO believes no time like the present to take control of your finances. Whether just starting out or getting ready to retire, these helpful tips will put you on the road to success.

  • Our Rules for Kids and Phones
    by Crystal Paine on September 24, 2020 at 9:57 PM

    “Do you let your kids have phones? If so, how do you protect your kids and what kinds of apps or parental controls do you have in place?” I get some kind of variation on this question multiple times every week. Since this topic is one that really depends so much on the family and... Read More

  • 16-Piece Dinnerware Sets just $14.99 (Reg. $50!)
    by Gretchen on September 24, 2020 at 7:01 PM

    If you need a new dinnerware sets, be sure to check out these deals at JCPenney! Through September 27th, JCPenney is having some great sales on Dinnerware Sets! Plus, you can get an extra 25% off when you use the promo code FRESH4 at checkout. Here are some deal ideas… Tabletops Unlimited Soleil Round Rim... Read More

  • Brooks Running Shoes as low as $51.99!
    by Gretchen on September 24, 2020 at 6:50 PM

    If you need new running shoes, check out these hot deals on Brooks Shoes at Zulily! Zulily is having a sale on Brooks Running Shoes for both men and women right now! Prices start at just $51.99. Hurry – these are selling out quickly. Shipping starts at $5.99.

  • FREE 30-Day Trial of Adventure Academy Educational Game
    by Meg on September 24, 2020 at 6:45 PM

    Do you have elementary or middle school aged kids who love online gaming? You might want to check out this FREE Adventure Academy trial!! Psst! Don’t miss this BIG list of other free educational resources available for kids right now. Looking for some supplemental education for the new school year? Or a program that makes... Read More

  • Earn money for taking surveys with Opinion Outpost!
    by Meg on September 24, 2020 at 6:40 PM

    Looking for ways to make a little bit of extra cash from home? Sign up for Opinion Outpost to get paid for your opinion! Sign up with Opinion Outpost to earn money for taking surveys! Opinion Outpost pays in point rewards for every completed survey. You can cash these in for instant win opportunities, sweepstakes, or cash. There... Read More

  • Should I Fill Out FAFSA if My Parents Make a Lot of Money?
    by tiffanyc@thepennyhoarder.com (Tiffany Connors) on September 24, 2020 at 8:00 PM

    If you’re planning to be in college next fall and are even considering applying for financial aid, Oct. 1 is a very important date for you. That’s the first day you can submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (aka FAFSA) for the 2021-22 school year. And the earlier you get it in — think This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Remember Your Home Ec Class? 5 Lessons You Can Use Today
    by nicole@thepennyhoarder.com (Nicole Dow) on September 24, 2020 at 6:21 PM

    Remember your home economics class? Well, it’s time to dust off those homemaking skills you learned in high school to improve your finances today. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Start a Christmas Savings Plan to Avoid Holiday Shopping Debt
    by nicole@thepennyhoarder.com (Nicole Dow) on September 24, 2020 at 6:00 PM

    Don’t you want to scream when you see Christmas displays in the stores before Halloween? Or when “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” is stuck in your head for two months, because it starts playing in early November? The Christmas creep can be annoying, but there’s at least one good reason to start This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Dollar General vs. Walgreens: Which is Cheaper?
    by mike@thepennyhoarder.com (Mike Brassfield) on September 24, 2020 at 4:00 PM

    We ran our Saturday shopping errands at Dollar General and Walgreens. You might be surprised where we saved the most money — by far. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Need a Loan? How a Low Income Credit Union Can Help
    by tiffanyc@thepennyhoarder.com (Tiffany Connors) on September 24, 2020 at 2:00 PM

    Banks can be unaffordable unless you can meet the often prohibitively high monthly balance to avoid service fees. But the alternative for many ends up being even more expensive — in the form of check-cashing services, prepaid debit cards and payday loans. Americans who were unbanked (those without a checking or savings account) and underbanked This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.