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Ramp Up Your Savings By Having Two 'Zero-Dollar Days' Per Week

If you’re looking to tighten your budget so you can put a few more coins in your piggy bank, this simple approach will get you spending less and curb your desire to constantly be buying things.

App Deals: Notebooks 8 Is More Than Just Note-Taking

Today’s best deals include Science Journal for Android, Notebooks 8 for iOS and Harvester for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!

This Retirement Calculator Tells You How Much To Save Monthly To Reach Your Goal

Saving for retirement seems overwhelming, and a big part of that is that it’s just so much money. For example, if you’re 40, you’re supposed to have twice your annual salary saved. If you’re starting late, that might seem impossible. Like all goals, it helps to start small, and NerdWallet’s new retirement calculator helps you do just that.

Three Factors To Consider When Deciding If An Expense Is Worth It

Money is a tool that’s meant to be used, but you want to use it wisely. Sometimes it makes sense to spend it, and sometimes spending isn’t worth it. Financial expert Carl Richards suggests you consider three factors in deciding if something is worth buying.

App Deals: Make Your Photos Pop With This

Today’s best deals include Sky Safari 4 for Android, This by Tinrocket for iOS and Secret App Folder for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!

The Cognitive Biases That Lead To Bad Money Decisions

If managing money were as easy as crunching some numbers and following a spending plan, we’d all be awesome at it. Money isn’t hard because of the maths, it’s the psychology that trips us up. Our brains often work against us when it comes to financial decisions, but if you recognise these cognitive biases, you can overcome them.

Dealhacker: $1280 ASUS ZenBook UX303UB With GeForce 940M

I’ve been a fan of ASUS’ ZenBook series since the UX32VD, which packed not only a good CPU and discrete GPU (in the form of the 620M), but had upgradeable RAM and hard drive. The UX31A and its ilk was more questionable with its proprietary and failure-prone SSDs, but ASUS seems to have learnt its lesson there. But let’s focus on what we have today — the UX303UB, which comes with a 2.5GHz i7, 940M GPU, 8GB RAM and a 256GB SSD — all for less than $1300.

Quick Hacks: Refinancing Your Home Loan

The Australians are becoming a savvy bunch. In 2016 the mortgage refinance market is expected to grow 30% compared to 2015. Consumer’s willingness to put loyalty on the back burner have resulted in some fierce competition among the banks, credit unions, and mutual banks. Here are three simple hacks you should consider when looking to refinance.’

Free Games Friday: Soul Of Sword, Vector 2, Mekorama

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.

Use A Values-Based Budget To Put Your Money Where It Matters

No matter how much financial advice you get, no one can ever tell you what matters to you. When you’re making a budget, make sure you consider your own values while deciding where to put your money.

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