Tip of the Day:
When traveling, put a cotton ball inside the caps of your toiletry bottles to prevent them from leaking. Your luggage -- and the other things inside it -- will thank you.
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Coming Monday in MoneySmart:
Save some doggone money on pet care
Ten tips for reducing the costs of owning a pet.