This Texas Instruments Calculator Can't Calculate Correctly

This Texas Instruments Calculator Can't Calculate Correctly

There’s a basic assumption that consumers have about calculators: that you put numbers in, and the calculator spits answers out. Correct answers. Accurate answers. In the case of the Texas Instruments scientific calculator that John bought recently, he tells Consumerist that this is a false assumption. As false as the answers it gave him for the area of a circle. [More]

Use This Calculator To Set Your Paycheck Withholdings

Use This Calculator To Set Your Paycheck Withholdings

Tax refunds are fool’s gold, because they’re interest free loans you’ve been floating to the government all year long. The ideal move is to have just the right amount deducted from your paycheck each week so you’ll pay a small amount come tax time. [More]

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Use this calculator to figure out just how much paint you need for your room. [MyHomeIdeas.com via Lifehacker]

On The Money's Budget Calculator Helps Guide Your Monthly Spending

On The Money's Budget Calculator Helps Guide Your Monthly Spending

On The Money’s budget calculator makes it easy to determine how much you should be spending across the seven categories that make up any responsible budget. Regardless of income, tracking and limiting your overall spending is a foolproof strategy for keeping your accounts in the black. Though the percents will vary according to geography and personal situation, On The Money’s calculator gives you a quick glance at concrete spending targets that you can compare against your credit card bills and bank statements. Give it a try and tell us in the comments what other tools you use to control your spending.

Ditching Your Gas-Guzzling SUV Could Be More Expensive Than You Think

Ditching Your Gas-Guzzling SUV Could Be More Expensive Than You Think

SUVs are worth so little that it could take 15 years for a more fuel efficient vehicle to pay for itself in gas savings. Before rushing to trade-in your gas-guzzler, do the math and make sure it isn’t economical to hold onto your unfashionable behemoth. Here are three questions to consider…

AOL Repackages Personal Finance Content, Names It WalletPop

AOL Repackages Personal Finance Content, Names It WalletPop

Apart from the quite adequate assortment of calculators, it’s all a big heap of plain-Jane articles slotted into categories by simple tags.

How Far Will Different Cars Go On One Tank Of Gas?

How Far Will Different Cars Go On One Tank Of Gas?

Bankrate has an oddly fun interactive tool that easily calculates how far different types of cars will go on a single tank of gas. The tool also lets you imput the price of gas in your area, so you can easily see how much you’ll be paying when its time to fill up.

Free Personal Finance Control Tools

Free Personal Finance Control Tools

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