Being frugal isn't a fad, it's a way of life — and a simple one at that. Cut through the clutter to the rules at the heart of frugal living.
If American Pickers is your inspiration, you might marvel at the high value finds this writer (and avid picker) has scored at the thrift shop.
Becoming a full-time freelancer means getting serious about money. Here's what one Wise Bread regular learned after making the leap.
Buying local is more than just a feel-good tactic. Find out how neighborly spending can really benefit both you and your community.
It doesn't take much to be a considerate coworker. Work some of these good deeds into your 9-to-5 and brighten everyone's day — especially yours.
Leave the Valentine's Day clichés at the store. These fun (and thrifty!) secondhand gifts are sure to please a frugal-hearted partner.
Don't you wish a future you would come back and tell you which career choices you should make?
Keep your eyes peeled at your next yard sale or thrift shop. These second-hand household items only get better with age.
Don't blow your gift budget on the wrapping! These savvy alternatives are both adorable and frugal.
Staying in a job you hate, even one that pays well, can hurt your finances as much as it can destroy your happiness. Start polishing your resume!
You might've nailed the interview, but to land the job, you need something more. Your job search isn't over until the big offer arrives.
You've landed an interview — score! Now just don't blow it with one of these major job interview blunders.
LinkedIn can help you find work, make connections, and get ahead — if you use it right. Are you making any of these LinkedIn miscues?
Patience is a virtue — for your wallet, too. Find out how going zen can save you big time.
Enjoy your weekend the wallflower way, no party animal antics required. What are your solo plans for the weekend?
August 17 is National Thrift Shop Day which means your fab second-hand finds will be cheaper than ever. Ready, set, thrift!
The great American road trip — you know, spending hours, or even days, behind the wheel. Learn how to survive your next gruelling drive.
Self-employment requires guts, determination, and organization. Find out if you have what it takes to be a freelance superstar.
Don't sabotage your fitness goals by giving in before fitness becomes a habit. Stay on track by knowing when to ease up and when to power through.
It's great that we've thrown aside some rigid social rules and live freer, more casual lives. But some of those old manners were kinda great, too.
Become a fan
Enter your email address to subscribe: