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A collection of the best articles we’ve featured on Saving.

The Best Interest Rates on Cash Right Now

Jonathan Ping  |  My Money Blog

Here’s my monthly roundup of the best interest rates on cash as of March 2022. I look for lesser-known opportunities available to individuals while still keeping your principal FDIC-insured or equivalent.

The Best Personal Finance Inflation Hedges

Ben Carlson  |  A Wealth of Common Sense

I know putting inflation hedges on your portfolio is the sexier option, but you have more control over your personal finances than the markets when it comes to fighting inflation.

The Lifestyle of the Scrap Happy

budgetlifelist  |  Budget Life List

I get rewarded twice for thriftiness. First, I get the immediate reward of an item at a severely discounted price, if not free. Second, I collect tiny moments of resilience.

It Doesn’t Take Special Financial Knowledge to Become Wealthy

Dr. Cory S. Fawcett  |  Financial Success MD

The simplicity of it all can be found in the story of a self-taught TV repairman who rode his bicycle to my house when I was a kid, and the millions he left afterwards.

Nature Abhors a Vacuum

Robyn  |  A Dime Saved

Don’t just cut things out of your life – replace them with something else. Depriving yourself of something you enjoy is not the way to achieve happiness.

Stop Counting Pennies and Focus On the Dollars

Jim  |  Route to Retire

This might be blasphemous to say in the personal finance community, but spending money even a little needlessly ain’t gonna kill you. The big dollars are what truly matter.