18 April Fools' Day Pranks That Won't Cost a Thing

The best April Fools' Day pranks are cheap or free. They usually have the added benefit of being simple — no elaborate Rube Goldberg machines or costly, time-consuming planning necessary. Here are 18 ideas to get you started.

Your Biggest Cord-Cutting Questions, Answered

Unless you've been living without internet for the last few years, you've probably heard about cord-cutting. To help you decide whether it's right for you, we've answered several questions you may have about leaving your cable box behind.

Your Stress-Free Guide to Itemized Tax Deductions

Should you itemize tax deductions or take the standard deduction? We break down the different types of deductions, offer tax-prep tips, and more.

Wow! Here's 17 Retailers That Take Bitcoin (And 5 That Stopped)

Like any other currency, you can use Bitcoin to buy things. But where can you spend it? We rounded up 17 major retailers that currently accept Bitcoin, as well as the companies that have stopped taking the cryptocurrency.

5 Clever Ways to Save Money on Baseball Tickets

Getting a baseball ticket deal is harder than it used to be. But if you follow these five tips, you can save money on MLB tickets.

10 Ways to Stream TV and Save Money

Whether you're ready to ditch cable altogether or just starting to dabble in streaming, we're here to help. Read on for 10 ways you can save money when you stream TV.

Help Us Out: Take Our Quick Mother's Day Survey

However you feel about Mother's Day, we want your input on how you celebrate (or how you don't — no judgment here). Our survey will only take a couple of minutes, and it's completely anonymous!

The 6 Best Hotel Credit Cards for Rewards

The best hotel credit cards offer benefits such as free hotel stays and late checkout, which can make your trips a little more comfortable. We'll show you how to find the best hotel credit card for you.

4 Tax Deductions You Had No Idea Existed

What you don't know can hurt you, especially when it comes to taxes. Here's a look at four commonly overlooked tax deductions.

Here's the Best Software for Doing Your Taxes

Tax software turns convoluted IRS forms into a straightforward questionnaire. Read on for a rundown of program costs, the benefits of online versus downloaded versions, and our picks for this year's best tax software.

What's the Catch With Free Gift Cards?

Many stores will include free gift cards with certain purchases, and often these promotions can offer a great value to the shopper. But don't be tricked into thinking that freebie is the same as a normal gift card.

Here's Everything You Need to Know About 5 Popular Cruise Destinations

Are you dreaming of a cruise? Our comprehensive cruise guide has everything you need! See why cruising to Europe in August is a bad idea, learn which cruise line is king in Hawaii, and get the best time to see Alaska.

The Best St. Patrick's Day Deals for 2018

The green beer will be flowing on St. Patrick's Day, but there are other ways to treat yourself come March 17. Check out our list of all the best St. Patrick's Day deals you can't miss this year.

5 Credit Cards That Offer Free Checked Bags

Depending on the airline you choose, it can cost you hundreds of dollars just to check your luggage. That's why it might make sense to get a credit card that offers free checked bags.

Here's Why Now Is a Terrible Time to Buy an iPad

Apple has a history of introducing new products in March. We're expecting two new iPads before the month is up, so you'll definitely want to wait before you buy one.

8 Ways to Save While You Spend Your Tax Refund

If you're getting a big refund this year, we recommend you use that money to pay down debt. But if your finances are in order, it's okay to have a little fun — within reason. Here's eight ways to save money while you spend your tax refund.

How to Add Family to Your Amazon Prime Account

Follow our step-by-step guide to share all the great benefits of your Prime membership with other people in your household.

What Happens When a Store Closes?

Retailers filed bankruptcy at a record rate last year. Before you shop those liquidation sales 'til you drop, find out what's going on behind the scenes. Here's what happens when a store closes.

Can't Go to Ireland? Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in an American Dublin

There are quite a few Dublins this side of the Atlantic. Find out which American Dublins have the best St. Patrick's Day celebrations, whether you're looking for pageants, parades, or the chance to "Shamrock Your Ride."

10 Weird Ways Living With a Virtual Assistant Changes Your Life

Having a gadget that's equipped with a home assistant join your household can be an adjustment, to say the least. Here are some of the weirdest things the DealNews staff discovered about living with a virtual assistant.

Is It Legal to Bet on the NCAA Basketball Tournament?

The 2018 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament is set to begin on March 13. From your office pool to online betting to fantasy leagues, we'll help you place your bets legally.

How to Brew Your Own Beer at Home (Without Going Broke)

More than a million Americans are making beer at home, and getting into the hobby is easier than ever. If you're ready to make your own beer, read on to learn how to get started (and maybe even save a buck or two).

10 Awesome Brands That Are Owned By Women

International Women's Day is March 8, and March itself is Women's History Month. So why not celebrate by spending money at businesses that are run by women? Here are 10 woman-owned brands to check out.

When Will the Samsung Galaxy S9 Go on Sale?

Samsung recently unveiled the new versions of its flagship phones. Read on to learn when you should expect a discount on the Galaxy S9 and S9+, as well as how much you can save on the S8.

How to Save on Prescription Drugs and Over-the-Counter Medication

If you take medication on a regular basis, then you know the costs can be steep. But if you're willing to put in a little research, you can usually save on both over-the-counter and prescription drugs.

8 Things to Buy in March (and 3 Things You Should Definitely Skip)

Seasonal clearance and post-Valentine's Day offers make March a shopper's delight. March also begins a new travel season, so it's a prime time to book a cruise and upgrade your luggage.