Ask the Readers: What's the Biggest DIY Project You've Ever Tackled?

DIY projects come in all shapes and sizes, from home decor crafts to...you know, actual homes. No matter your skill level, there's no denying the satisfaction you feel when you finish a project that was a challenge for you. What's the biggest project you've ever tackled? What were some of the... […]

Ask the Readers: What's the Biggest DIY Project You've Ever Tackled?

DIY projects come in all shapes and sizes, from home decor crafts to...you know, actual homes. No matter your skill level, there's no denying the satisfaction you feel when you finish a project that was a challenge for you. What's the biggest project you've ever tackled? What were some of the... […]

How to Talk to Mom and Dad About Their Money

Good ol' Mom and Dad. Many of us can remember our parents complaining that money didn't grow on trees and grumbling over wasted money every time we left a light on or took too long in the shower. As our parents get older, however, roles and responsibilities start to switch. Eventually, a time comes... […]

How to Talk to Mom and Dad About Their Money

Good ol' Mom and Dad. Many of us can remember our parents complaining that money didn't grow on trees and grumbling over wasted money every time we left a light on or took too long in the shower. As our parents get older, however, roles and responsibilities start to switch. Eventually, a time comes... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Handle Surprise Medical Bills

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to handle surprise medical bills, tips for saving money at the farmers market, and jobs that will satisfy your wanderlust. Top 5 Articles Tips to handle or avoid surprise medical bills — Always bring an adult... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Handle Surprise Medical Bills

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to handle surprise medical bills, tips for saving money at the farmers market, and jobs that will satisfy your wanderlust. Top 5 Articles Tips to handle or avoid surprise medical bills — Always bring an adult... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 06/05

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Best Deals for Tuesday 06/05

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 4 Piece Bed Sheets Set (Queen, Blue), SAVE 62% OFF, and more... Pacon Creativity Street Primary Art Smock, Red,... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 06/05

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 4 Piece Bed Sheets Set (Queen, Blue), SAVE 62% OFF, and more... Pacon Creativity Street Primary Art Smock, Red,... […]

Three Ways Student Loan Debt Is Holding Back Home Buyers

Young adults with the American dream of homeownership are increasingly waking up to something else: the reality of the student loan crisis. A study by the Federal Reserve revealed that for every 10 percent increase in student loan debt a person holds, there’s a one to two percentage point drop in the homeownership rate during the first five years after exiting school. […]

Three Ways Student Loan Debt Is Holding Back Home Buyers

Young adults with the American dream of homeownership are increasingly waking up to something else: the reality of the student loan crisis. A study by the Federal Reserve revealed that for every 10 percent increase in student loan debt a person holds, there’s a one to two percentage point drop in the homeownership rate during the first five years after exiting school. […]

Three Ways Student Loan Debt Is Holding Back Home Buyers

Young adults with the American dream of homeownership are increasingly waking up to something else: the reality of the student loan crisis. A study by the Federal Reserve revealed that for every 10 percent increase in student loan debt a person holds, there’s a one to two percentage point drop in the homeownership rate during the first five years after exiting school. […]

Questions About Vermont, Towels, Roth 401(k)s, Library Science, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Second job or frugal living? 2. Move to Vermont? 3. TPD and Social Security 4. Interest calculations 5. Online car auctions 6. Uses for old towels? 7. Long shift brown bagging 8. Regular versus Roth 401(k) 9. […]

Questions About Vermont, Towels, Roth 401(k)s, Library Science, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Second job or frugal living? 2. Move to Vermont? 3. TPD and Social Security 4. Interest calculations 5. Online car auctions 6. Uses for old towels? 7. Long shift brown bagging 8. Regular versus Roth 401(k) 9. […]

Questions About Vermont, Towels, Roth 401(k)s, Library Science, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Second job or frugal living? 2. Move to Vermont? 3. TPD and Social Security 4. Interest calculations 5. Online car auctions 6. Uses for old towels? 7. Long shift brown bagging 8. Regular versus Roth 401(k) 9. […]

My Major FI Milestones

Gen Y Finance Guy recently listed his five major milestones of financial independence as follows: Ground Zero ($0 Net Worth) Six Figures ($100,000 Net Worth) Double Comma Club ($1,000,000 Net Worth) The Magic Zone for Max Happiness ($1,875,000 Net Worth) Financial Independence ($3,000,000 Net Worth) Here's when I hit each of these and my thoughts on them: 1. […]

My Major FI Milestones

Gen Y Finance Guy recently listed his five major milestones of financial independence as follows: Ground Zero ($0 Net Worth) Six Figures ($100,000 Net Worth) Double Comma Club ($1,000,000 Net Worth) The Magic Zone for Max Happiness ($1,875,000 Net Worth) Financial Independence ($3,000,000 Net Worth) Here's when I hit each of these and my thoughts on them: 1. […]

My Major FI Milestones

Gen Y Finance Guy recently listed his five major milestones of financial independence as follows: Ground Zero ($0 Net Worth) Six Figures ($100,000 Net Worth) Double Comma Club ($1,000,000 Net Worth) The Magic Zone for Max Happiness ($1,875,000 Net Worth) Financial Independence ($3,000,000 Net Worth) Here's when I hit each of these and my thoughts on them: 1. […]

5 Money Moves to Make Before Applying For a Credit Card

You're ready to apply for your first credit card. Or, maybe you simply want to add another card to the rotating deck of plastic in your wallet. Whatever the case, there are certain money moves you must make before filling out an application. Adding a credit card to your name might seem like a... […]

5 Money Moves to Make Before Applying For a Credit Card

You're ready to apply for your first credit card. Or, maybe you simply want to add another card to the rotating deck of plastic in your wallet. Whatever the case, there are certain money moves you must make before filling out an application. Adding a credit card to your name might seem like a... […]