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Goodbye, Subsidized Phones: A Rundown of Every Carrier's Leasing Plans

All the major carriers are moving away from traditional two-year contracts, and leasing options are now springing up. But plenty of variations exist.

Should You Get Travel Insurance?

It may seem like an add-on scam, but depending on the coverage and the nature of your trip, travel insurance may be a valuable investment.

35 Million People Will Travel This Labor Day: Avoid the Roads on Friday and Monday!

How much will gas cost this Labor Day? And with how many other (millions of) motorists will you be sharing the road? We look at these and other Labor Day stats.

Will Chinese-Made Goods Get More Affordable?

The markets are going crazy, and China is devaluing in currency. What does that mean for your favorite consumer products imported from that country?

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in September

September may mark the end of the summer season, but this month is bound to keep shoppers busy thanks to a healthy mix of Labor Day, back-to-school, and Apple iPhone/iPad deals.

You Won't Believe How Much Americans Spend on Fantasy Football

Fantasy football is big business in the US, with high entrance fees and huge cash prizes. How does it work, and should you jump in?

Even More Back to School Sales at The Children's Place, Finish Line, Uniqlo

Whether your household is still on summer vacation, or your little ones have already gone back to the grind, you've gotta check out all the ongoing Back to School sales. Get ready to study up on savings, because we've gathered another big batch of discounts on clothes, backpacks, electronics, and more.

Big Scam on Campus: Financial Traps of College Aid Accounts

College is expensive enough, but some schools may be unfairly partnering with banks to get more out of students receiving financial aid. DealNews spoke to the Center for Responsible Lending on how to avoid these costly debit accounts.

8 Simple Auto Repairs That Save Big Bucks in the Long Haul

The red warning light on your dash can ruin your day, but putting off dealing with it can not only be dangerous, but costly. These eight minor repairs warrant your immediate attention and will save you from losing money in the long haul.

Soon IKEA Will Only Sell LED Light Bulbs

IKEA has announced that, as of September 1, the only bulbs it will sell in its lighting department will be LED — and this could mean good things for shoppers who want lower electricity bills.

What to Expect From 2015 Labor Day Sales

It's no surprise that Labor Day offers the best clearance sales on summer items, but also on laptops, TVs, and more. Find out what buys will save you the most money this Labor Day season.

Want a Cheap iPhone 6? Wait Until September

The buzz surrounding Apple's next-generation iPhone is getting louder with each passing week, but it's the possibility of yet another iPhone price drop that has us most excited. Here's what you can expect to pay for the iPhone 6 once the iPhone 6s is unveiled.

13 Surprising Upsides of Traveling on a Budget

You might be tempted to pay more for a vacation to avoid subpar hotel rooms, inconvenient flights, or off-season weather. While you should certainly take such things into account, we'd like to remind you of the many upsides of budget travel — through the magic of gifs!

How to Pick the Right Running Shoes

Expensive features and marketing jargon can confuse even experienced runners when buying a pair of running shoes. Stride type and comfort matter most for beginners.

Ask an Editor: Where Can You Find the Best Unlocked iPhone Deals?

Verizon is the latest carrier to ditch subsidized phone plans. However, that doesn't mean you have to pay full price for your next smartphone. Here's how you can find the best deals on an unlocked iPhone.

Free Spotify Users May Soon Have Limited Access to New Albums

Facing intense pressure from record labels and artists like Taylor Swift, Spotify could undergo its biggest change ever in the coming weeks. Does this mean the days of free music streaming are over?

Families Will Actually Spend LESS on Back-to-School Shopping This Year

Back-to-School shopping can be a confusing frenzy of spending. Do you really have to get the biggest box of crayons available? We look at what's more expensive this year, and how your spending compares to the rest of the country.

Is it Cheaper to Repair or Replace These 9 Electronics & Appliances?

Buying new stuff is expensive, but in today's consumer landscape, it's sometimes cheaper and more sensible than repairing a soon-to-be obsolete product.

7 Ways to Save on College Textbooks

A new report found that the cost of college textbooks has increased by 1,041% in the last 38 years, adding as much as $5,000 to a student's fees over four years at school. Here are ways to beat the price tags, including renting, open source texts, and more.

VIDEO: Columbia House Is Bankrupt! Will You Miss It?

Columbia House has just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, so say goodbye to getting 13 CDs for just a buck! In this brief video, our mail-order experts eulogize the passing of this old friend.

Your Frugality Final Exam: 6 Ways to Save on Higher Education

College keeps getting more expensive every year. We look into tuition-free schools, alternative scholarships, and more ways to save.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in August

August may lack a major commercial holiday, but the dog days of summer are still a busy month for retailers and deal hunters alike. Back-to-school sales are at their prime this month and you can also expect to see dozens of deals on outdoor furniture, grills, and travel. Plus, take advantage of tax-free shopping days in select states.

Rumor Roundup: Will Apple Get Phone-ier? Star Wars Land? More?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple, Star Wars, Jay Z, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest speculations from the Internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

10 Awesome New Features in Windows 10 You Should Know

Touch-centric Windows 8 was widely panned. Windows 10 is a return to form with some fun extras too, like Cortana, a new Xbox app, and more.

Labor Day Trips Will Be More Affordable This Year, But Prices Are Better if You Wait

Data from Hopper shows falling Labor Day airfare prices. But is it worth braving the traffic?

If You Own a Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, or Fiat, You Need to Read This

Security researchers found the onboard computer system could be hacked, even stopping the car in the middle of the road. But Chrysler is already taking action.

7 Ways to Send Money Online: Which is Best for You?

PayPal, Venmo... Western Union?! Finding the right online money-sending service can certainly make life easier, and even save you cash in unnecessary fees.

Rumor Roundup: Star Wars Live-Action TV Shows? Apple Cars? More?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple Cars, Star Wars, Half Life 3, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest biz-buzz from the internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

New Video Games Are Coming! Play Catch Up With the Best Prices on Previous Titles

E3 2015 boasted long-awaited series installments from Fallout, Mass Effect, Halo, and many more. You might want to track down a ton of old titles to familiarize yourself with these game worlds. But don't let your eagerness lead to impulse purchases! Give your wallet a break with our handy chart.

How to Save on Back-to-School Clothes, Supplies, Backpacks, and More

Whether you're on the hunt for pretty pens, trend-setting apparel, or a shiny new laptop to get school-ready, we're here to help you navigate the best of the back-to-school sales by looking back at the cream of the crop of last year's offerings.

How to Buy a Road Bike: The Basics, Where to Find Deals, and More

If you have a yearning to start cycling this season, you might want to opt for a bike that takes advantage of modern equipment rather than turning to the rusty beater buried somewhere in your garage. In this guide, we've detailed the types of road bikes you can buy, and features you should look for.

6 Reasons to Book This 4-Star Vietnam Vacation Deal

Vietnam is a melting pot where over 50 ethnicities mix and blend to create a vibrant country full of excitement and flavor. From the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh to the dramatic limestone peaks in Halong Bay, Vietnam is a completely unique landscape that immediately transports you into a different world.