Is Online Shopping (Always) Cheaper?
Online shopping prices can be based on the quirkiest variables, from the time of day, your location, or even the devices you use. Better stock up on information first before shopping online.
Should You Change Your Cell Phone Plan?
There are many differences in cell phone plans and providers. Doing some research can save you considerable money. Weigh your options and find the cheapest plan.
Investing Soon? Watch Out for Promissory Note Scams
If you're looking to get a better return on investment (compared to today's historically low interest rates), be extra cautious for promissory note scams and the like!
Should You—As a Teen—Be Worried About Privacy on the Web?
Anything you post on the web will likely stay there forever. Especially on social networks. Use the tips in this video to keep your personal and private information secure.
What Is a 401(k) Plan?
A 401(k) plan in laymen's terms is a saving plan for retirement, offered by your employer. There’s a lot to 401(k)’s, so it is probably makes sense to start learning the basics.
Can You Trust Online Reviews?
Follow the tips in this video to find your path to trustworthy online reviews.
Why Pay Rip-Off Rates for High Interest Loans?
Disastrous to the pocketbook of (most) people! Dig in before you sign away your money.
Do You Know What a Background Check Entails?
Your future employer may want to purchase a background check on you! That may include your credit history, criminal records, employment history and driving records. Here is all you need to know.
Should You Preload Credit Card Payments?
Do you make credit card purchases before consulting your budget? If so, think about "preloading payments" instead.
Know These Newest Phishing Scam Tricks?
Greek letters and cellphones make phishing scams a lot more likely to happen. And you may be next on the hook...
Why Do Companies Have "Rewards" Programs?
Rewards or loyalty programs come with many perks. Some may be great, others may cost you dearly. See whether such programs make sense for you and your pocketbook, or not at all.
Do You Recognize Fake News?
Fake news… Everybody's talking about it. But what is it? And how can you distinguish real news from fake? The tips in this video will help you.
Are Small Investment Apps Suitable for You?
Using your mobile device to trade on the stock market comes with pros and cons. Be sure to dig in deep before you start using one, and this video may be a good start.
Green Scams: Not Energy Efficient, and You Still Lose Your Money
The world is going green, and so are scammers. Find out how they are after your (green) money.
Can Skepticism Help You Save a Few Bucks?
Skepticism means questioning things and getting proof before you accept them as the truth. Asking questions and getting the facts can make you a smarter consumer.
Seven Tips for Getting Better Customer Service
What these tips can really help you do, however, is get more positive resolutions most of the time when you have to call customer service.
Want the Best Deals for Your Travel Buck?
Going on a trip? There's a plethora of useful websites to help you get most out of your travel buck.
Can Saving Tips Be Funky?
We think so, but decide for yourself. And the best news…they will save you money!
How Do Ads Impact Your Kids?
The average kid spends about 7 hours per day on screen media. You won’t be surprised to hear they are exposed to many ads in the process.
Tips for FoolProof Happy Holidays?
Stay safe this holiday season with these FoolProof tips. From all of us at FoolProof, Happy Holidays!