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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.

  • Life Update: Pregnancy (36 weeks), Champ’s progress, virtual schooling, at-home activities
    by Crystal Paine on April 5, 2020 at 9:35 PM

    36 weeks!!!! Highlights I switched to weekly OB visits and started weekly ultrasounds this week (I get to have ultrasounds each week until delivery to check on the baby’s health since I’m considered “advanced maternal age”.) Baby is head down and scored 8 out of 8 on the tests and is looking so healthy. We’re... Read More

  • Pizza Hut Book It Program is now enrolling!
    by Gretchen on April 4, 2020 at 3:08 PM

    Do your kids love to read? If so, don’t miss out on this popular Pizza Hut Book It Program! {Psst! Don’t miss the most recent free homeschool curriculum and educational deals that we post each week!} Psst! Looking for more activities for kids to do at home right now? Don’t miss this big list of free... Read More

  • 10 Ways to Make $100 With Your Blog
    by Crystal Paine on April 4, 2020 at 2:44 PM

    Are you trying to increase your blogging income right now? If you love blogging but would love to generate more income, be sure to download my FREE cheat sheet on 10 Ways to Make $100 With Your Blog! Looking for more in-depth advice on how to make money from home? Be sure to check out my... Read More

  • Brigette’s $93 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan for 6
    by Brigette Shevy on April 4, 2020 at 2:10 PM

    My older sister, Brigette, shares her shopping trips and menu plans every week! You can go HERE to see all of her weekly menu plans and you can go HERE to read all about her family! Our original plan was just to buy a few things at Walmart since it’s close by. However, we ended... Read More

  • The Children’s Place Settlement: Get $6 coupon back
    by Gretchen on April 4, 2020 at 1:44 PM

    Have you made a purchase at The Children’s Place in the last few years? You may be able to get a $6 coupon back. If you have made a purchase at The Children’s Place between February 11th, 2012 and January 28th, 2020, you might be eligible to receive a $6 off any purchase coupon due... Read More

  • Dear Penny: We Haven’t Filed Taxes. Do We Get Coronavirus Checks?
    by dearpenny@thepennyhoarder.com (Dear Penny) on April 5, 2020 at 12:00 PM

    Dear A., First off, I’m glad to hear you’re filing your taxes ASAP. Filing a return for 2018 or 2019 is essential so you can get the $1,200 coronavirus stimulus payment for yourself into your own pocket quickly. Provided that your child is under 17, you should get an additional $500 child coronavirus stimulus credit, 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.

  • Mortgage Relief: Here’s What You Need to Know About Seeking It
    by tiffani.sherman@aol.com (Tiffani Sherman) on April 4, 2020 at 12:00 PM

    If you’re worried about keeping a roof over your head in this time of coronavirus-induced uncertainty, help is available.  But there’s a catch: You have to ask for it. Many lenders are offering relief right now, but you need to call the lender to be able to take advantage of it, says Mary Bell Carlson, 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.

  • When Will I Receive a Coronavirus Check? Here’s What IRS Says
    by robin@thepennyhoarder.com (Robin Hartill) on April 3, 2020 at 8:00 PM

    There’s a good chance you’ll have your coronavirus stimulus check in your bank account by April 14, according to a report by The Washington Post.  The first direct deposits will be made April 9, according to an IRS draft plan obtained by The Post. Most payments would be available by April 14 at the latest, 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.

  • Coronavirus Stimulus Checks FAQ: 27 Answers We Know So Far
    by robin@thepennyhoarder.com (Robin Hartill) on April 3, 2020 at 5:30 PM

    One piece of good news in a time of coronavirus doom: You’re probably getting a $1,200 check if you’re single or a $2,400 check if you’re married to help you deal with the fallout of COVID-19. On March 27, President Trump signed a $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief bill into law aimed at providing relief from 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.

  • Gig Workers: Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Is Coming
    by adam@thepennyhoarder.com (Adam Hardy) on April 3, 2020 at 4:00 PM

    In most states, the calvary hasn’t yet arrived for independent contractors who are out of work due to the coronavirus. But it’s coming. Freelance, self-employed and gig workers are now eligible for unemployment assistance under new provisions in the $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The sweeping, national benefits expansion under 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.

  • RV Insurance: What Is It and Do I Need It?
    by Kacie Goff on April 5, 2020 at 2:26 PM

    Your RV isn’t a vehicle or a home. At the same time, it’s both. As a result, insuring an RV could be a little more challenging that insuring a house or a car. You need some hybrid of car and home insurance to fully protect it. Fortunately, insurance providers offer RV insurance for your specific recreational vehicle and the way you use it. Whether you need RV insurance — and, if so, how much you need — depends on factors The post RV Insurance: What Is It and Do I Need It? appeared first on The Simple Dollar.

  • The Cheapest Renters Insurance Companies of 2020
    by Michael Evans on April 5, 2020 at 2:19 PM

    If a fire races through your apartment complex or a storm damages your rental house, your landlord’s property insurance will cover the building itself, but you’ll have to pay for your belongings out of pocket. If a guest sustains an injury in your home, the property owner’s liability coverage won’t pay your legal costs. That’s why you need renters insurance. The good news is that renters insurance isn’t expensive in most locations. Finding the cheapest renters insurance is as easy The post The Cheapest Renters Insurance Companies of 2020 appeared first on The Simple Dollar.

  • Inspiration from Susan David, Muhammad Ali, Margo Price, Jeremy Ivey, and More
    by Trent Hamm on April 4, 2020 at 2:00 PM

    Once a month (or so), I share a dozen things that have inspired me to greater personal, professional, and financial success in my life. I hope they bring similar success to your life. Please enjoy the archives of earlier collections of inspirational things. 1. Scott Berinato: That Discomfort You’re Feeling Is Grief Of all of the things I’ve read lately about all of the challenges facing us, this has hit home for me the most and given me the most The post Inspiration from Susan David, Muhammad Ali, Margo Price, Jeremy Ivey, and More appeared first on The Simple Dollar.

  • Guide to Capital One Miles
    by Stephen Altrogge on April 3, 2020 at 8:49 PM

    Please Note: The Capital One® Spark® Miles for Business and Capital One® Spark® Miles Select for Business is currently unavailable through our site. Capital One has established a significant footprint within the travel rewards segment. In total, the issuer offers four different travel-specific reward cards: the Capital One® Venture® Rewards Credit Card and the Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card for personal consumer use, and the Capital One® Spark® Miles for Business and Capital One® Spark® Miles Select for Business The post Guide to Capital One Miles appeared first on The Simple Dollar.