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Why New Year’s resolutions fail (and how to save yours)

Sticking to your New Year’s resolutions requires focus, specificity, and a heavy dose of realism. Here’s how to create the habits you need to take your goals to the finish line this year.

8 min read

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Debt snowball vs. avalanche: What’s the best way to pay off debt?

Choose the right debt-repayment strategy based on your personality type.

9 min read

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Shop like a pro with our online shopping tips

Shopping online more than usual this year? Try our tips to support local businesses, save money, and stay secure.

6 min read

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Local online shopping tips to support your community

Support your community from the safety of your home by shopping online from local businesses.

6 min read

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Get organized with these shopping list ideas

Save yourself time and money with these top tips on how to create a shopping list to plan for your purchases.

7 min read

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The N26 guide to online sports equipment stores

Our online sports store review explains the ins and outs of buying sports equipment, sneakers, and other sportswear from the websites of Decathlon, Intersport, Nike, and Adidas.

6 min read

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Online Christmas shopping: the ultimate guide

Our Christmas shopping tips make gift-giving easier in 2021. Find out how to create a gift list, stick to your budget, and score last-minute deals.

6 min read

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Trusted online stores for consumer electronics

Our online electronic stores review investigates the user-friendliness, special functions, and more offered by 5 consumer electronics web stores, including fnac, MediaMarkt, and Apple.

7 min read

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Here are 5 online furniture stores where you can shop with confidence

We reviewed 5 major online furniture retailers to help you buy furniture online the easy way.

8 min read

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Where to buy clothes online—our review of 5 European fashion retailers

Our online clothing store review looks at the shopping experience, delivery options, returns procedure, and sustainability credentials of five major European fashion retailers, from ASOS to Zara.

7 min read

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How to buy groceries online with N26

We reviewed the best supermarkets and apps that let you take care of all your shopping from the comfort of your home.

7 min read

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How to negotiate salary: 10 tips for a better job offer

Wondering how to negotiate salary for a new job, or how to ask for a raise in your existing role? Read on to discover our 10 top tips for getting the salary you deserve.

6 min read

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The 50/30/20 rule: how to budget your money more efficiently

The 50/30/20 budget is beautiful in its simplicity. It can help you divide your income into categories that make saving easy.

7 min read