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From First-to-Market App to Trusted Coupon Site: CouponSherpa’s Enduring Impact on How Consumers Save

From First-to-Market App to Trusted Coupon Site: CouponSherpa’s Enduring Impact on How Consumers Save

In a Nutshell: Since the distribution of the first coupons in the late 1800s, consumers had to cut, clip, or print their way to saving money -- until CouponSherpa. In 2009, CouponSherpa released the first coupon application, allowing consumers to download coupons to their smartphones that could then be scanned in-store. Today, the CouponSherpa app has more than 3 million downloads, and the site sees an average of 2.5 million visits a month. Users seeking deals can find and download... read more »

9 Best Coupon Blogs for Dads

9 Best Coupon Blogs for Dads

Let's be real — most people think of couponers as young moms who have big families and spend countless hours clipping coupons for next week's groceries. However, this isn't the case at all; couponers come in all shapes and sizes, including dads who love to save as much as they can. To inspire other dads to get out there and start couponing, we’ve compiled a list of the nine best coupon blogs for dads. Readers will find everything they need to get started – or perfect... read more »

Living Rich With Coupons: Teaching Readers to Make the Most of Their Budgets so They Live a Life of Plenty

Living Rich With Coupons: Teaching Readers to Make the Most of Their Budgets so They Live a Life of Plenty

In a Nutshell: Living Rich With Coupons was founded by Cindy Livesey in 2009 after her husband lost his job, and her family found itself on a tight budget. Within the first year of using coupons to compensate for her limited budget, Cindy saved her family over $11,000 and realized that the skills she had learned could be helpful to others with similar struggles. Living Rich With Coupons teaches consumers how to save a significant amount of money using legitimate couponing methods and... read more »

The Spendee App: Providing Comprehensive Money Management and Budget Tracking with Account Syncing and an Optimized User Experience

The Spendee App: Providing Comprehensive Money Management and Budget Tracking with Account Syncing and an Optimized User Experience

In a Nutshell: Since its beginning as a small startup called Cleevio launched by a group of friends in Prague, Spendee has become a competitive name in budgeting and spending apps. Launched in 2013, Spendee has steadily added features and bolstered its user experience over the years. Today, the app offers both free and premium versions with features including the capacity to track all funds going in and out of a user’s bank accounts, the ability to sync with multiple accounts,... read more »

How AXA’s Financial Planning Services Empower Women to Take Control of Their Financial Futures and Plan for the Unexpected

How AXA’s Financial Planning Services Empower Women to Take Control of Their Financial Futures and Plan for the Unexpected

In a Nutshell: Advancements in workplace equality have opened financial opportunities to women that just two decades ago were hard to obtain. AXA has created educational programs tailored to the needs of the growing number of women increasing their earning power and taking over their family finances. AXA's services include individual counseling on savings, insurance, investment products, and retirement planning, as well as group seminars that help build a sound and attainable... read more »

Give Every Dollar a Purpose: How Mvelopes Provides a Digital Update to a Time-Tested Budgeting Method

Give Every Dollar a Purpose: How Mvelopes Provides a Digital Update to a Time-Tested Budgeting Method

In a Nutshell: As our money goes digital so, too, must our budgets. Bringing the tried-and-true method of envelope budgeting into the modern age, Mvelopes helps users build financial awareness and take control of their money. Available online and mobile, the Mvelopes app lets you carry unlimited envelopes in your pocket, allowing you to keep track of your cash flow and see where every dollar belongs. The Mvelopes Learning Center houses hundreds of articles and videos on a variety of... read more »

A No-Nonsense Approach to Finances & Frugality — Mr. Money Mustache Shows Readers How to Live Better on Less

A No-Nonsense Approach to Finances & Frugality — Mr. Money Mustache Shows Readers How to Live Better on Less

In a Nutshell: Mr. Money Mustache — funny name, not-so-funny insight into how you’re overspending in your day-to-day. Through creative budgeting recommendations, savings plans, reading lists, and real-talk resources, Mr. Money Mustache teaches people how to live on less (approximately 50-75% less) without sacrificing quality of life. In fact, his entertainingly snarky life lessons and advice can show readers how their lives might just get a little -- or a lot -- better through... read more »

Make Budgets, Track Investments, and Now Pay Bills: Mint Introduces New Bill Payment and Tracking Features

Make Budgets, Track Investments, and Now Pay Bills: Mint Introduces New Bill Payment and Tracking Features

In a Nutshell: With an abundance of bills, copious credit cards, and a variety of miscellaneous payments due every month, it can be easy to forget a due date -- especially without effective financial organization. Unfortunately, that small oversight can come with a big fee. Intuit's popular personal finance platform, Mint, is working to solve the problem of late-payment fees. The newest update of the software integrates a host of intelligent features designed to help users avoid... read more »

Level Money—The Budgeting App That Tells You What You Can Spend, Not What You Can’t

Level Money—The Budgeting App That Tells You What You Can Spend, Not What You Can’t

In a Nutshell: Level Money is a free money management app that makes it easier to spend by showing you exactly how much money you have left — your "Spendable" balance — for the day, week, and month. Simply and safely link your accounts within the app to create your personalized Plan. Created by millennials for millennials, Level Money has surpassed 1,000,000 downloads to date, helping young adults manage money painlessly.// Creating a budget is a mundane and sometimes painful... read more »