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Emergency savings - here’s what you really need

marketwatch.com — By Here's the truth about savings in America: We all talk a lot about how much we should be saving and spending, but the majority of us don't save enough to pay for a surprise expense that must be covered immediately.
May 29, 2015

Three months in #savings isn't going to cut it! #Emergency savings — here’s what you really need on.mktw.net/1Fgszvj

May 29, 2015

RT @MarketWatchPF: Many families are just one unexpected expense away from broke. Here's how much you should save on.mktw.net/1cnilB9

8 steps to a more productive you

marketwatch.com — By When we make resolutions, "be more productive" usually ranks a few levels below lose weight, get a raise and travel more. But if you switch it up and make it your No. 1 goal, you're more likely to actually achieve your aspirations.
Jan 07, 2015

Want to accomplish something IMPORTANT in 2015? 8 steps to a more #productive you in 2015 on.mktw.net/1BLrcnt

Jan 08, 2015

Yes, I wrote this to find out: 8 steps to a more #productive you in 2015 on.mktw.net/1BLrcnt One is to take a #nap! Really!

Jan 08, 2015

Organize your days in time blocks: 90 min for a project, 10 min to nap: 8 steps to a more productive you in 2015 on.mktw.net/1BLrcnt

Jan 09, 2015

Go ahead and take a nap! It will make you more productive! 8 steps to a more productive you in 2015 on.mktw.net/1BLrcnt

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7 Christmas carols that teach investment lessons

marketwatch.com — By When you and the family are belting out your favorite holiday songs around the piano this year, take a moment to think about the investment lessons behind them. OK, that may not be the merriest of ways to bring a family together during the holidays, but there are solid investing messages bustling within some of our oldest carols.
Dec 24, 2014

7 Christmas carols that teach investment lessons -- and will make you chuckle! Merry Christmas! on.mktw.net/1xM4rl0

Your house may be haunted by its past

marketwatch.com — By Here's a jaw-dropper for many: Your home and auto insurance rates can be subject to events you may never have known occurred. Say there was a kitchen fire five years ago in the house you're buying now but the sales materials state only that the kitchen has been totally updated.
Dec 17, 2014

Get a clue: This little-known report can hike your home insurance on.mktw.net/1AIcqNw

MarketWatch’s Farmer’s Almanac: Horrible weather just in time for the holidays

marketwatch.com — By The hustle and bustle of what's still considered the traditional liftoff to the frenzied holidays and shopping extravaganza could never be complete without the complement of a lousy weather forecast. Here it comes, just in time to help you chart your travel and shopping plans over the Thanksgiving weekend.
Nov 25, 2014

>@jenwatersmkw with the MarketWatcher’s Almanac forecast for the holiday weekend: marketwatch.com/story/marketwa…

Nov 25, 2014

Winter's here to wreak havoc on T-day travel: MKW Farmer’s Almanac: Horrible weather just in time for the holidays marketwatch.com/story/marketwa…

It’s Christmas for scammers: 6 ways to shop smart this holiday season

marketwatch.com — By Add this to your holiday-shopping headaches: retail breaches. "There's a really good chance the holidays and next year might be fairly eventful for data breaches," says Matt Schulz, senior industry analyst at CreditCards.com. This season, like none before it, debit- and credit-card security is a real threat. The concern is genuine.

The best day to book Christmas travel is…

marketwatch.com — By If you haven't booked your Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's Eve holiday air travel yet, plan to do so this week or next, during what Orbitz.com predicts will be the prime days for pricing, availability and seat choice. The absolute best day to book Christmas travel, says the online travel company powered by the legacy airlines, is Wednesday, Oct.
Oct 08, 2014

If you haven't booked holiday travel yet, get on it! Tick Tick Tick! The best day to book Christmas travel is… on.mktw.net/1vLgtY2

6 apps that can save your financial life

marketwatch.com — By When Ashley Bona graduated from college in 2011, she found herself with $75,000 in student loan debt and no easy method to keep four loan payments straight and timely. That was until she found an app for that.
Sep 21, 2014

RT @WakotaFCU: Need to simplify your financial life? There's an App for that! @jenWatersMKW @marketwatchpf ow.ly/BEHie

Sep 21, 2014

RT @bmccue: I need to check these out: 6 apps that can save your financial life: ht.ly/BEcL3 via @JenWatersMKW

Try these tricks to save money on car insurance

marketwatch.com — Did you know that at least four of the nation's largest insurers will give you a discount on your car insurance if your vehicle has daytime-running lights? That's one money-saving secret Bankrate.com uncovered in its annual deep dive into discounts available from car-insurance plans. "People don't know this stuff," says Doug Whitehead, insurance analyst for Bankrate.com.
Jul 18, 2014

Daytime-running lights on your #vehicle could save you $$--and other tricks. Jennifer Waters's Consumer Confidential on.mktw.net/1qKWnd2

Jul 19, 2014

Got smart kids? You can get a discount on #car #insurance! Jennifer Waters's Consumer Confidential on.mktw.net/1qKWnd2 via @MarketWatch

Jul 22, 2014

Save money on #car #insurance: Ask for these discounts: Jennifer Waters's Consumer Confidential on.mktw.net/1qKWnd2 via @MarketWatch

You have one day to get a deal at one of these luxury hotels

marketwatch.com — Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa The success of Cyber Monday has provided a springboard for another type of one-day flash sale, this one for luxury hoteliers: the Cyber Summer deal. On Saturday, June 21, the first official day of summer, a bevy of hotel properties in destinations known more as spring-break and convention destinations rather than summer vacation spots will offer discounts of as much as 70% off peak rates.
Jun 20, 2014

You have to act today if you want to grab one of these luxury-hotel deals: marketwatch.com/story/you-have…

Jun 20, 2014

You have one day to get a deal at one of these luxury hotels. My column: on.mktw.net/1lFQD3Z via @MarketWatch

Jun 20, 2014

RT @JenWatersMKW: You have one day to get a deal at one of these luxury hotels. My column: on.mktw.net/1lFQD3Z via @MarketWatch

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Jul 22, 2015

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Jul 22, 2015

$200,000 for Weezer but no Gatorade. They can afford to buy their own! Taste acts settle for fewer perks fw.to/SR6tSuG

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