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Has Your Car Been Recalled? 8 Questions You Need to Ask

With both Kia and Ford recently issuing recalls that collectively affect 420,000 vehicles, automotive recalls are back in the news. We look at how these work, and what you need to do to get the proper repairs for free.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in April

April is here, and if you're stuck indoors waiting out the seasonal showers, you'll have an excuse to spend more time shopping for the best deals online. Here is what's in store this month for the smart shopper.

18 Free and Cheap April Fools' Day Pranks

You don't need any fancy bells and whistles to scare the bejeezus out of your loved ones this April Fools' Day. Here are over a dozen gags that will cost you absolutely nothing, except possibly the aforementioned loved ones.

8 Reasons to Book This Gorgeous Canadian Rockies Vacation Deal

Feeling cooped up? Get back to nature with this Canadian Rockies sightseeing package for two and prepare for the freshest air you've ever breathed and the most awe-inspiring panoramas you've ever seen. Oh, and hey, you'll save over $800!

March Shopping Madness: Which Store is the Champion for Deals?

March Madness has officially kicked off, but here at DealNews we're running a different kind of tournament. We're pitting 2014's top 16 vendors against each other and letting you decide who deserves to be crowned the ultimate deal champ.

The 10 Best Coupons of the Week: ThinkGeek, Cole Haan, Bonefish Grill

In this day and age, who's got the time to search for a coupon? We do! To help you stay on top of all things discount, we've rounded up the 10 best coupons of the week. Take $10 off a $60 order at ThinkGeek, save an extra 40% at Cole Haan, and score an ice cream BOGO from Baskin-Robbins.

Make Sure You Return Everything to Bed Bath & Beyond Before April 20

Bed Bath & Beyond's famously generous return policy is becoming less generous. The home goods store will soon stop offering full store credit without a receipt.

Brow Plucking and Milkshakes?: 8 Weird Retail Combinations

Guitars and BBQs? Milkshakes and brow waxing? Some stores have an odd idea of what inventory makes sense to sell together.

Save Money With These 5 DIY Car Repairs

Wiper blades, motor oil, fuses: these and more can be replaced or repaired cheaply and easily without a trip to the mechanic. Check out what tools and parts you'll need, plus step-by-step guides for each task.

It's an Amazing Time to Buy a Phone: Cheapest No-Contract Galaxy S5

Faithful readers will recall that March is an awesome month to buy last year's phones. This week, Android has taken center stage in our roundup of the best phone deals, with huge savings on unlocked and no-contract handsets.

2 Changes That May Affect the Price of Your Next Laptop

Budget shoppers take note: Recent rumors indicate that Microsoft is in the process of tweaking its Windows 8.1 with Bing program, and AMD is trying to clear out its processor inventory. Find out what you can do now to score a deal on a budget laptop soon.

Virtual Reality is Becoming a Reality, But Should You Buy Now?

Many manufacturers have high-profile VR goggles in the works, but only less immersive options are available now. We look at the benefits currently available, and what's on the horizon — and what you can expect in terms of pricing.

Does the Average Wedding Really Cost $31,213?

There's reason to be skeptical of the latest data that shows a substantial increase year over year, but weddings are definitely expensive. Location, budgets, and surprises can all affect your costs.

8 Reasons You Might Want to Skip Off-Brand Items

Sometimes brand names are all hype. But other times, they can bring safety, customer service, resale value, and more compared to knock-offs. Before you buy, take a look at these potential off-brand concerns to see if you'll be happy with the final purchase.

Why Your Next Phone Should Be a Refurb

Demand for refurbished smartphones is steadily rising, thanks to the selection of recent models available at great prices. And with factory-refurbished items with reliable warranties, it's never been a better time to consider a refurb phone.

Why You Should Sell Your Samsung Galaxy S5 Before April

The resale value of the Samsung Galaxy S5 will drop quickly once the recently-announced S6 is actually available, so you might want to sell the device soon in order to get the highest value possible.

5 Reasons You Might Want to Skip Apple's New MacBook

Apple claims to have reinvented the laptop with its new MacBook, but are the compromises worth the hefty price tag? We take a close look at five things that might make Cupertino's latest laptop a questionable buy, depending on your needs.

It's Not Too Late for Spring Break! How to Get Cheap Airfare, Hotels, and More

The rite of passage that is Spring Break for millions of college students and young adults is upon us! But wait, aren't students notoriously broke? How can an impoverished academic undertake the kind of exotic party vacation the news stations are so constantly warning about? Look no further!

Here's When You'll See the First Apple Watch Deals

The Apple Watch may have haute couture written all over it, but that doesn't make it impervious to deals. Here's how you can dodge Apple's list price and snag a new Apple Watch for a few bucks less.

You Can Now Get HBO Without Cable for $15 Per Month... But on Apple Devices Only

Apple is looking to court cord cutters with a new $69 Apple TV. The company also announced an exclusive with HBO, getting access to the studio's standalone streaming service for $15 per month.

Beer Spending is Up: 8 Stats for St. Patrick's Day

Collectively, we'll spend $262 million on beer this year! (Let's hope it's not entirely consumed by the 2 million people attending the parade in New York.) That and more stats are in our ~!St. Patrick's Day by the numbers guide!.

Prepare for Take Off: Best Airfare Sales to Vegas, Asia, and Europe

Are you ready to take off? We've found five great airfare offerings, such as JetBlue domestic 1-way flights with prices starting from $48.10. If something more international and luxurious is your style, head to Asia on five-star Singapore Airlines. These and more are in this week's best travel deals.

Here's Why a European Vacation Will Be More Affordable in 2015

We can thank a stronger US dollar for better hotel rates abroad this year. Poland, Uruguay, and Morocco all make the list, but what nations saw the biggest price decreases for American travelers?

The 7 Cutest Travel Destinations for Adorable Animal Watching

Forget the Eiffel Tower and the Forbiddean City: we've found travel destinations where you can cuddle with puppies and kittens! (Or just gawk at them.)

Google's Wireless Ambitions Could Put the Fear of Death in Verizon, AT&T — And Bag You Better Prices

After years of rumors, Google has finally confirmed its plans to launch a mobile network. While the company is being tight-lipped about its rates, the mere presence of Google in this highly-competitive industry could mean a break for your wallet.

Turning the Other Chic: 8 Little Luxuries for Under $100

Fountain pens, watches, even fancy toilet paper: you don't have to break the bank to treat yourself. These 8 luxury items are all affordable, and totally unnecessary.

Get These 8 Things to Help Prepare For Emergencies

With much of the country under snow (including some regions that barely see an inch), now is a good time to review what you need to prepare for unexpected extreme weather, car breakdowns, and other emergencies.

Survey Finds Americans Will Never Cut These Budget Items

The NRF reveals that connectivity rules when it comes to American household spending priorities, but luxuries like jewelry and anything "high-end" are the first to go when money is tight.

8 'Zombie' Snack Foods That Came Back From the Dead

Twinkies, Crispy M&Ms, the Yumbo — sometimes dedicated fans are able to bring back popular discontinued foods. But like zombies, they aren't always exactly like they were before...

8 Foods That Will Be More Expensive This Spring

Eggs, fine wine, and grapefruit are just a few of the foods that could increase in price this spring. But there are some alternatives.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in March

Spring is (hopefully) at our doorstep, and even if you're planning to stay glued to the couch for all of March Madness, you'll also likely be doing a bit of spring shopping. From chocolates to iPads, here are the best and worst things to buy in March.

Which Cardiovascular Workout Machine Is Right for You?

How do you choose between a treadmill, stationary bike, or other machines for a home workout? It depends on which muscle groups you want to work, how much joint pressure is acceptable, and even how much space you have — and of course, your budget.