Discover it Miles: Simple and Flexible Travel Rewards

Discover cards have gone through a number of changes in the past years, one of which included the cancellation of the old Miles credit card as well as one of the highest rated cash back cards, the Discover More. The good news for card holders, however, is that Discover has slowly begun to bring... […]

5 Reasons Social Media Is Still a Smart Investment

Welcome to the heyday of the social media stock. Not only is the value of shares in companies like LinkedIn and Facebook soaring, but experts also say these companies have got lasting power and major growth potential, making them good long-term investments. Sure, these companies have seen their... […]

Best Money Tips: Things Extremely Likeable People Do

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the things that extremely likeable people do, creative ways to build a work wardrobe for less, and simple ways to eat more plants. Top 5 Articles 16 Things Extremely Likeable People Do — Extremely likeable... […]

Best Money Tips: Things Extremely Likeable People Do

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the things that extremely likeable people do, creative ways to build a work wardrobe for less, and simple ways to eat more plants. Top 5 Articles 16 Things Extremely Likeable People Do — Extremely likeable... […]

Best Deals for Monday 03/02

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Men's Clearance at Nordstrom: Up to 80% off, Black Rivet Women's Zip Wool Peacoat for $49, Clearance Lighting at... […]

5 Kinds of Emails to Purge From Your Inbox

We all have that email account — it's swimming in loose, unmanageable email messages we can't seem to delete. It's our primary email account. How did it get this bad? By not deleting these five kinds of emails. 1. Old Work Emails You stopped working there two years ago but still let the... […]

5 Kinds of Emails to Purge From Your Inbox

We all have that email account — it's swimming in loose, unmanageable email messages we can't seem to delete. It's our primary email account. How did it get this bad? By not deleting these five kinds of emails. 1. Old Work Emails You stopped working there two years ago but still let the... […]

Joint Finances: Why I Share My Money With My Husband

Sharing finances with your partner means sharing your goals as well, which can strengthen your relationship. Photo: Pete Bellis When I met my husband in 2004, he was sharing an apartment with two roommates and I was a poor student with a low-wage job and not much else. The fact that I almost owned my biggest asset — my car — was balanced out by the fact that my husband (then boyfriend) carried aro […]

Joint Finances: Why I Share My Money With My Husband

Sharing finances with your partner means sharing your goals as well, which can strengthen your relationship. Photo: Pete Bellis When I met my husband in 2004, he was sharing an apartment with two roommates and I was a poor student with a low-wage job and not much else. The fact that I almost owned my biggest asset — my car — was balanced out by the fact that my husband (then boyfriend) carried aro […]

Which Money Script Do You Live By?

Your money script is a story you tell yourself about money. This story, the way you approach your finances, an outlook on a certain segment of your life, can have a significant effect on your behavior. In the growing field of financial psychology, the money script is a key element for clients and patients. […]

7 Times Buying Generic Will Cost You

It's a tough call deciding when to buy a well-known name brand item over it's cheaper, generic counterpart. Very often, generic and store-brand merchandise is just as good and considerably cheaper. However, there are a number of instances where consumer tests have shown that buying generic just... […]

7 Times Buying Generic Will Cost You

It's a tough call deciding when to buy a well-known name brand item over it's cheaper, generic counterpart. Very often, generic and store-brand merchandise is just as good and considerably cheaper. However, there are a number of instances where consumer tests have shown that buying generic just... […]

Questions About Radio Shack, Pocket Notebooks, CSAs, Eggs, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to five word summaries. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Fast food after work habit 2. Radio Shack sales 3. Thoughts on micro housing 4. Pocket notebook organization 5. Secret inheritance and executorship 6. Boomers and the stock market 7. Most valuable tip at 18 8. […]

8 Personal Finance Lessons Women Learn in Their 20s

Being in your 20s is amazing. It's filled with change; most women enter the decade as college students without any idea of what to do with their lives, only to end their 20s much more settled — oftentimes married, sometimes with kids, and frequently well into a career. Here are the eight... […]

Four Ways to Impress Your New Boss

You don’t have to bring in doughnuts to impress your new boss (although it never hurts). But keeping your desk tidy might make a bigger impression than you realize. Photo: David Wall If you have a new boss, it’s important to start off on the right foot. After all, you want to let them know they made an excellent choice when they hired you! […]

Four Ways to Impress Your New Boss

You don’t have to bring in doughnuts to impress your new boss (although it never hurts). But keeping your desk tidy might make a bigger impression than you realize. Photo: David Wall If you have a new boss, it’s important to start off on the right foot. After all, you want to let them know they made an excellent choice when they hired you! […]

6 Interesting Ways Technology Can Help You Buy a Home

In the early dot-com days, my husband and I used an online real estate agency to buy our first home. I liked the idea of a Palm Pilot-toting agent who would keep me updated via e-mails and an online calendar. I felt pretty cutting edge. That was in 2000. The Internet today offers an array of even... […]

6 Interesting Ways Technology Can Help You Buy a Home

In the early dot-com days, my husband and I used an online real estate agency to buy our first home. I liked the idea of a Palm Pilot-toting agent who would keep me updated via e-mails and an online calendar. I felt pretty cutting edge. That was in 2000. The Internet today offers an array of even... […]

10 money mistakes to avoid in your 20s

This article is by editor Linda Vergon. (This article was based on Suba Iyer’s article that originally appeared on FiveCentNickel.com.) Your 20s are filled with milestones and life-changing experiences. It’s a time when the things you learn start to become habits and when financial decisions can either lead you to great success or become a problem for you in the future. […]

10 money mistakes to avoid in your 20s

This article is by editor Linda Vergon. (This article was based on Suba Iyer’s article that originally appeared on FiveCentNickel.com.) Your 20s are filled with milestones and life-changing experiences. It’s a time when the things you learn start to become habits and when financial decisions can either lead you to great success or become a problem for you in the future. […]