What to Do If You Think the Stock Market Is About to Start Going Down

The stock market has been on an unprecedented run of success over the last decade or so. Here are the average annual returns of the S&P 500 over the last nine years: 2009 – 26.46% 2010 – 15.06% 2011 – 2.11% 2012 – 16.00% 2013 – 32.39% 2014 – 13.69% 2015 – 1.38% 2016 – 11.96% 2017 (so far) – 16.91% That’s a pretty impressive run. […]

9 Affordable Winter Getaways for the Family

While most people prefer the summer months to take their vacations, there's something to be said about winter travel — namely that it can be super affordable. Take a look at these easy-on-the-wallet winter wonderlands that are practically begging you to visit. 1. Massanutten, Virginia Skiers... […]

9 Affordable Winter Getaways for the Family

While most people prefer the summer months to take their vacations, there's something to be said about winter travel — namely that it can be super affordable. Take a look at these easy-on-the-wallet winter wonderlands that are practically begging you to visit. 1. Massanutten, Virginia Skiers... […]

3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit Score During the Holidays

Whether you're stuffing yourself with delicious turkey, putting up decorations, or just enjoying a well-deserved break, you're probably not thinking about your credit score much during the holidays. But even though it may not be fun, monitoring your credit score this time of year can help bring you... […]

3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit Score During the Holidays

Whether you're stuffing yourself with delicious turkey, putting up decorations, or just enjoying a well-deserved break, you're probably not thinking about your credit score much during the holidays. But even though it may not be fun, monitoring your credit score this time of year can help bring you... […]

5 Affordable Vacations to Please Every Age Group

Vacations offer a break from the daily grind while giving us time and space to connect with the people we love. Sometimes that means kids, grandparents, and everyone in between. A trip that includes family members or friends of all ages can be a great bonding experience. But you'll need to keep a... […]

5 Affordable Vacations to Please Every Age Group

Vacations offer a break from the daily grind while giving us time and space to connect with the people we love. Sometimes that means kids, grandparents, and everyone in between. A trip that includes family members or friends of all ages can be a great bonding experience. But you'll need to keep a... […]

Best Money Tips: Effective Ways to Deal With Toxic People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on effective ways to deal with toxic people, unexpected uses for hydrogen peroxide, and easy ways to protect your pets in the winter. Top 5 Articles 6 Effective Strategies for Dealing with Toxic People — It can be... […]

Best Money Tips: Effective Ways to Deal With Toxic People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on effective ways to deal with toxic people, unexpected uses for hydrogen peroxide, and easy ways to protect your pets in the winter. Top 5 Articles 6 Effective Strategies for Dealing with Toxic People — It can be... […]

5 Details Your Financial Adviser May Be Ignoring

All financial advisers are not created equal. And all financial advice — including advice recommended by top economists and financial experts — may not be the best advice for you. Your financial plan should encompass your complete financial picture, including your goals and priorities.... […]

5 Details Your Financial Adviser May Be Ignoring

All financial advisers are not created equal. And all financial advice — including advice recommended by top economists and financial experts — may not be the best advice for you. Your financial plan should encompass your complete financial picture, including your goals and priorities.... […]

7 Ways Families Can Travel Like Minimalists

Minimalism can be overblown. Watch Tiny House Hunters on HGTV a few times and you'll quickly see home shoppers who think they want to live in a tiny home none too pleased when they see how small 200 square feet really is. Travel like a minimalist, however, and you'll never look back. You'll save... […]

7 Ways Families Can Travel Like Minimalists

Minimalism can be overblown. Watch Tiny House Hunters on HGTV a few times and you'll quickly see home shoppers who think they want to live in a tiny home none too pleased when they see how small 200 square feet really is. Travel like a minimalist, however, and you'll never look back. You'll save... […]

The 5 Best Camping Coffee Makers

Whether you're planning a camping, glamping, backpacking, or hiking trip, you need a coffee maker that is suited to your location and available materials. With the travel-friendly options below, you can still enjoy the comforts of home, with very little time or effort. What is a camping coffee... […]

The 5 Best Camping Coffee Makers

Whether you're planning a camping, glamping, backpacking, or hiking trip, you need a coffee maker that is suited to your location and available materials. With the travel-friendly options below, you can still enjoy the comforts of home, with very little time or effort. What is a camping coffee... […]

Best Deals for Friday 11/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Sateen Polar Fleece Blanket (Queen, Grey) - Extra Soft, 58% OFF, and more... SAVE 58% OFF Himalayan Glow 1002... […]

Best Deals for Friday 11/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Sateen Polar Fleece Blanket (Queen, Grey) - Extra Soft, 58% OFF, and more... SAVE 58% OFF Himalayan Glow 1002... […]

Creating Financial Stability: Highlights from Our Chat With EARN and SaverLife

EARN and SaverLife joined us for our #WBChat on November 16th to share insights on how to create financial stability. Our #SaverLife #WBChat featured wonderful tips and both EARN and SaverLife's expertise helped our chatters learn more about becoming financially stable. In total we had 124... […]

Looking Down the Ladder: A Different Perspective on Spending

Several years ago, I wrote a review of Jacob Lund Fisker’s book Early Retirement Extreme and then followed it up a couple of years later. […]

Looking Down the Ladder: A Different Perspective on Spending

Several years ago, I wrote a review of Jacob Lund Fisker’s book Early Retirement Extreme and then followed it up a couple of years later. […]