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A fifth of Americans say they have zero savings

About 21% of Americans have no money tucked away for unexpected costs, according to a new survey.
A rise in discreet wealth has created new status symbols.

A rise in discreet wealth is creating a new type of status symbol, and the elite are spending their money on 5 key lifestyle choices to keep up with i...

Discreet wealth is the new status symbol — the rich are investing less in material goods and more in immaterial means in five major ways.
DVDs are obsolete.

18 products people waste too much money on that you should stop buying immediately

Netflix and Spotify have all the movies and music you could want, so stop paying for cable.
DVDs are obsolete.

18 products people waste too much money on that you should stop buying immediately

Netflix and Spotify have all the movies and music you could want, so stop paying for cable.

12 common, expensive things that aren’t worth your money

We spoke with several financial planners about 12 common, expensive things that most people would be better off not spending their money on.
The author at Pezoules of Oia hotel in Santorini, Greece.

My husband and I splurged on a Santorini hotel for our honeymoon that costs over $400 per night and is built into a cave. Here’s why it was tota...

For a honeymoon stay at Pezoules of Oia, an exclusive hotel in Santorini, Greece, author Jamie Friedlander and her husband spent over $400 per night.
Being smart with your money doesn't necessarily mean choosing the cheapest option in every situation.

6 expensive things that are totally worth the money

Money well-spent means that you’ve derived some value out of your purchase, but that doesn’t always signify a low cost.
The author at the Lekki Conservation Center in Lekki, Nigeria.

I splurged on an 8-day, $3,000 trip to Nigeria for myself over the holidays, and it was worth every penny

Author Adrienne Jordan breaks down how she spent $2,881 on an eight-day trip to Nigeria for an experience that she says was "more than worth it."

5 times you can save money with senior discounts in your 50s

Some senior discounts stretch the definition of "senior citizen." Here are 5 ways you can earn a senior discount if you're 50 or older.
The wealthy are showing off their riches less.

Forget shiny Rolexes and Louis Vuitton handbags — rich people are investing more in education and health, and it shows that discreet wealth is t...

Is flaunting Lamborghinis, Rolexes, and diamonds a thing of the past for the rich? Showing off wealth is no longer the way to signify you have it.