Tip of the Day: Online Money Resources

Advice on how to use online banking and resources to manage your money.

March 16, 2010— -- Taking control of your finances isn't easy, but your computer could be the key to getting started.

If you're not already using online banking, it can save you money and help put you in control of your bills. You can set monthly payments automatically, and you'll also save on stamps.

While you're online, there are many other free tools and resources to help you manage your money.

CLICK HERE for "GMA" financial contributor Mellody Hobson's favorite web sites to help you keep track of your money and make better decisions.

There is a new online discount sweeping the country -- groupons or group coupons. The service from groupon.com can result in big savings for online bargain hunters. CLICK HERE for more from "GMA" consumer correspondent Elisabeth Leamy.

Use free online tools to make filing your taxes easier. You can check refund status, calculate withholding and charitable donations online. CLICK HERE for more.