Wise Bread Reloaded: The Surprisingly Easy Way to Defend Your Knees and Other Air Travel Tips

By now you've heard of the contretemps aboard an airliner last weekend during which one passenger prevented the seat in front of him from reclining through use of a device called the Knee Defender. Frustration ensued until the passenger seated ahead doused the passenger seated behind and the Captain diverted to another airport and both passengers were escorted off the plane. […]

Wise Bread Reloaded: The Surprisingly Easy Way to Defend Your Knees and Other Air Travel Tips

By now you've heard of the contretemps aboard an airliner last weekend during which one passenger prevented the seat in front of him from reclining through use of a device called the Knee Defender. Frustration ensued until the passenger seated ahead doused the passenger seated behind and the Captain diverted to another airport and both passengers were escorted off the plane. […]

Best Money Tips: Eat Better Food For Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on eating better food for less, making big life decisions, and cheap baby essentials under $30. Top 5 Articles Shop Like the French. You'll Eat Better Food For Less — Shopping often and buying whole foods can help you eat better food for less. […]

Best Money Tips: Eat Better Food For Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on eating better food for less, making big life decisions, and cheap baby essentials under $30. Top 5 Articles Shop Like the French. You'll Eat Better Food For Less — Shopping often and buying whole foods can help you eat better food for less. […]

Affordable Online Master’s Degree Programs

This is part of a four-part series that focuses on affordable online education, specifically online colleges and various degree programs. Other articles in this series cover the most affordable online colleges in general, affordable online bachelor’s degree programs, and affordable online MBA programs. […]

Affordable Online Master’s Degree Programs

This is part of a four-part series that focuses on affordable online education, specifically online colleges and various degree programs. Other articles in this series cover the most affordable online colleges in general, affordable online bachelor’s degree programs, and affordable online MBA programs. […]

Are You in the Wrong Career? Here's How to Tell

Welcome to the new normal: The average worker today stays in a job for 4.4 years. You should probably expect that number to get even lower as 91% of Millennials expect to stay in a job for less than three years. […]

Are You in the Wrong Career? Here's How to Tell

Welcome to the new normal: The average worker today stays in a job for 4.4 years. You should probably expect that number to get even lower as 91% of Millennials expect to stay in a job for less than three years. […]

The First 5 Things You Must Do After Getting Laid Off

A few weeks ago, I was laid off for the very first time. I managed to stay calm and do everything I needed to do to make sure I wouldn't end up on the streets in a month. I think it was the shock, but whatever the reason, it taught me that I am stronger than I realized and that I have a tremendous support system. […]

The First 5 Things You Must Do After Getting Laid Off

A few weeks ago, I was laid off for the very first time. I managed to stay calm and do everything I needed to do to make sure I wouldn't end up on the streets in a month. I think it was the shock, but whatever the reason, it taught me that I am stronger than I realized and that I have a tremendous support system. […]

The Four Stages of Financial Independence

Financial independence is a tricky phrase because it can mean different things to different people. Right now, I view financial independence as being a state where I no longer have to work for money. Yet, seven or eight years ago, I might have viewed it as simply being free from worrying about my next paycheck. […]

7 Nice Ways to Tell Your Spendy Friends You're Staying on Budget

Unless you're invited to hang out at a friend's house, social invitations typically require spending money — going to the movies, grabbing a bite to eat, hitting an amusement park. Ignoring an invite or saying that you're busy can get you off the hook, but friends might get suspicious if you pull the same excuse over and over. […]

7 Nice Ways to Tell Your Spendy Friends You're Staying on Budget

Unless you're invited to hang out at a friend's house, social invitations typically require spending money — going to the movies, grabbing a bite to eat, hitting an amusement park. Ignoring an invite or saying that you're busy can get you off the hook, but friends might get suspicious if you pull the same excuse over and over. […]

Ask the readers: Whom do you turn to for money advice, humans or robots?

This article is by staff writer April Dykman. My personal finance education began here at Get Rich Slowly. I went from owing more money than I had to being debt-free (although now I have a mortgage). And along the way, I learned about money on websites and blogs. I used Mint to get my spending aligned with my goals and to track debt repayment. […]

Ask the readers: Whom do you turn to for money advice, humans or robots?

This article is by staff writer April Dykman. My personal finance education began here at Get Rich Slowly. I went from owing more money than I had to being debt-free (although now I have a mortgage). And along the way, I learned about money on websites and blogs. I used Mint to get my spending aligned with my goals and to track debt repayment. […]

Skip the Buffet and Other Simple Rules for Healthier Travel

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 20% to 50% of travelers — about 10 million people — get traveler's diarrhea every year. No bull. […]

Skip the Buffet and Other Simple Rules for Healthier Travel

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 20% to 50% of travelers — about 10 million people — get traveler's diarrhea every year. No bull. […]

A Film About the Retirement Crisis

Most people like movies where the main characters get into a world of hurt but then, somehow, escape at the last minute and all is well.The movie I'm about to tell you about is not like that. At least not completely.The first part is what you'd expect (the world of hurt part), but unfortunately there's no happy ending.Yep, it's a film about the retirement crisis in America. […]

A Film About the Retirement Crisis

Most people like movies where the main characters get into a world of hurt but then, somehow, escape at the last minute and all is well.The movie I'm about to tell you about is not like that. At least not completely.The first part is what you'd expect (the world of hurt part), but unfortunately there's no happy ending.Yep, it's a film about the retirement crisis in America. […]

Moving ASAP? Follow These Steps!

This post comes from Anthony Fontana at our partner site Zing! Is there anything worse than moving? Before you call me lazy, I’m not talking about moving from the couch to the refrigerator for a beverage. I’m talking about moving from one home to another. It’s a pain, right? […]