Tag: budgeting

Op-ed: Sometimes it’s just worth paying someone to handle various tasks and chores

Those who hire a lawn-care company will reap time and energy savings for a relatively small monthly cost. davidf | E+ | Getty Images During our working years, saving for the future is critical to one day achieving financial independence. At the same time, we are working to meet other financial goals, such as paying […]

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Everything you always wanted to know about yachting, but were too afraid to ask

Even with boat sales and charters booming, yachting remains an enigma for most people. CNBC spoke with several yacht owners who agreed to answer all questions — with no topics off limits — about the yachting lifestyle and perhaps more importantly, how much it costs.    The owners Nim and Fabiola Hirschhorn are in the […]

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Here are 8 easy ways to save money by going green

d3sign | Moment | Getty Images The Earth is heating up and the effects — droughts, hurricanes, wildfires, to name a few — are getting more common and severe. Yet consumers can do something about climate change — in simple ways that also save money. “It’s a bunch of little things that add up,” said […]

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This is the electric car that costs the least over 5 years

2021 Nissan Leaf Predicted 5-Year Cost to Own: $37,680 Compared with segment average: -$5,906 The 2021 Nissan Leaf vies for popularity in a growing pool of ever-more-excellent electric cars with increasing ranges and affordable prices. That makes the Leaf’s fourth win of our 5-Year Cost to Own Award for Best Electric Vehicle all the more impressive. […]

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How to get Amazon Prime for free — or at a major discount — right now

MarketWatch has highlighted these products and services because we think readers will find them useful. We may earn a commission if you buy products through our links, but our recommendations are independent of any compensation that we may receive. Amazon just announced that Amazon Prime Day — a massive two-day sale on the site — […]

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