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Expert Shares Strategy For Getting Women Financially Fit

Crystal Moradi has developed a career to help women pick up the financial pieces and wisely plan for retirement. Think of her as a personal financial trainer.


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Gas Prices In Southland Drop To Lowest Levels In Nearly 6 Years

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Sunday to its lowest amount since May 18, 2009.


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New For 2014: The Best Apps For Holiday Shopping Deals

Use your smartphone to truly maximize your holiday shopping. From coupon finders to shopping lists, these apps have everything you need to get the best savings.


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‘2 Broke Girls’ Guide To Living On A Budget

“2 Broke Girls” returns for its fifth season, and the girls have a few tips on how to live just like them.


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Financial Planner Louis Barajas’ Tips On How To Be Smart With Your Money

The author of My Street Money, Louis Barajas, says it’s important to follow five main points.

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5 Tax-Deductible Items You May Have Missed

Who doesn’t want to save a little (or a lot of) extra money at tax time? Claiming all the deductions for which you are eligible can significantly reduce your tax bill.


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Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.


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What To Do With Your Tax Refund

Most tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.


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Financial Expert’s Tips On Dealing With Unexpected Expenses

Financial expert Nick Givogri from Merrill Edge appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning with tips on how to stay on top of unexpected expenses throughout the year.



Save On Fall Items During National Coupon Month!

Consumer savings and trends expert Leanna Gregor of stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to talk about using coupons and online promotions to save on fall items!

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Save Money This Summer With Teri Gault’s ‘Grocery Game’ Tips

STUDIO CITY (CBS) — Teri Gault, founder of The Grocery Game, is back at KCAL9 with summer money saving tips! First a few key tips for Maximum savings at anytime of the year, but especially […]

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Some Preparing For Their Golden Years By Practicing Retirement Early

At a time when many people are worried about retirement money, you might be surprised some people are advising you can actually enjoy life sooner.


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Southlanders Looking To Facebook For Freebies, Deals

The average Facebook user clicks nine “like” buttons every month, but what if clicking the like button could link you to some savings?


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Plan For The ‘Golden Years’ With The ‘Joy Compass’

Julia Valentine visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday to talk about her book, “Joy Compass: How to Make Your Retirement the Treasure of Your Life.”

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J.C. Penney Rolls Out ‘Fair And Square Every Day’ Pricing Plan

J.C. Penney stores across the Southland are rolling out the retailers’ new pricing Wednesday. The company said the “Fair and Square” pricing plan will help put an end to the confusion of multiple promotions, percent-off sales and coupons.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/01/2012