How to Get a Price Match through Your Credit Card

Ever think you were scoring a great deal on an item only to see it marked down in price the next time you went to the store? While some stores offer price adjustments, it is hard to know which ones will honor a price drop, and for how long. (See also: 8 Price Match Policies You Should Be Wary... […]

What to Do If Your 401(k) Stinks

Your 401(k) is often the easiest place to start investing because the account is already set up for you and your contributions can automatically be deducted from your paycheck. Unfortunately, many 401(k)s are still behind the times in terms of offering high-quality, low-cost investment options that maximize your odds of success. So, how do you know if your 401(k) is good or bad? […]

6 Ways to Travel When You Have Student Loans

Student loans are a reality for millions of recent graduates and even some of us who have been out of school for a while. Americans alone have 1.36 trillion dollars of student loan debt. That's second only to U.S. mortgage debt. Don't worry! There are plenty of ways to manage your student debt and... […]

Best Money Tips: Creative Ways to Score Free Shipping

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to get free shipping, travel tips you never thought of, and how to get a free honeymoon. Top 5 Articles 5 Creative Ways to Get Free Shipping — When you're on the checkout page, open the chat window and simply... […]

Is Bitcoin Still a Thing?

Bitcoin. You may have heard the term. You may even know someone who has a bunch of them. But is Bitcoin just a fad that's dying out, or is it here to stay? Let's dive into a brief history of Bitcoin, the troubles it has faced, and the answer to the question on so many lips…is Bitcoin still... […]

The Vast Majority of Americans Will Struggle Financially All Their Lives

The book The Miracle Morning: The Not-So-Obvious Secret Guaranteed to Transform Your Life (Before 8AM) features an interesting money-related comment. Here's what it said: According to the Social Security Administration, if you take any 100 people at the start of their working careers and follow them for the next 40 years until they reach retirement age, here's what you'll find: Only one will […]

10 Money Moves to Make Before the Leaves Change

As yet another fun summer season winds down, there's no better time than the start of autumn to take a look at our finances to see where we can make adjustments. Consider these 10 money moves to make before the leaves change. 1. Get Back to Budget Reality Summer activities can put budgeting on the... […]

You Don't Have to Pay an Annual Fee for a Great Rewards Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-5-best-credit-cards-with-no-annual-fees?utm_source=... You don't have to pay an annual fee to get a credit card with great... […]

Here’s What Happens When You Don’t Have a Budget

Nobody likes talking about the dreaded “B word.” Just mention the word budgeting in a crowd, and you’ll see perfectly reasonable adults turn into petulant children. After giving you an angry stare, they’ll cross their arms, give you the side-eye, and breathe deeply until the moment passes. Why? Because even responsible and hard-working adults hate the idea of budgeting or planning their spending. […]

Save Money at the Grocery Store With These Credit Cards

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-best-5-credit-cards-for-groceries?utm_source=wisebr... Cut your grocery bill by using the best credit cards for groceries.... […]

Get a $200 Travel Credit With the BankAmericard Travel Rewards Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-travel-rewards-more-rewards-for-more-trav... The BankAmericard Travel Rewards credit card offers new cardmembers a... […]

Best Credit Cards to Use at Costco

The recent news about Costo accepting Visa credit cards exclusively may change the way Costco shoppers spend. Instead of using an American Express card that offers the best rewards, shoppers now have more options for credit card rewards for their Costco purchases. These are the best cards to use at... […]

5 Hotel Room Booking Tools Every Frugal Traveler Should Know

Frequent travelers know a thing or two about scoring the best deals on hotel rooms, but you don't have to be a road warrior to snag a great room on the cheap. We've found some of the best tools to help you get terrific prices on hotel rooms. 1. Roomer Roomer brings the sharing economy to hotel... […]

The 7 Best Free Tools to Improve Your Work Performance

With tight deadlines and heavy workloads, there are never enough hours in a day to get everything done. If you find yourself constantly pressed for time, your work performance can get impacted. Constant stress at work can cause mistakes and delays. But there are free tools that can help improve... […]

Flashback Friday: 84 Reasons to Be Done With Summer and Get Excited for Fall

I'm so over summer. I've eaten more than enough ice cream to last me until next year, and the high temps are slowly killing my spirit. We're still about a month away from jumping in piles of leaves and consuming way too many candied apples, but until then, let's all get psyched for the wonders of... […]

Follow These 5 Credit Card Rules When Traveling Abroad

Traveling around the world can be an exciting time. However, if you are not careful with your credit card use, your trip can dig you into deep money trouble. Keep your money safe and your budget on track with these five credit card rules. 1. Only Use Cards With No Foreign Transaction Fees Using... […]

Why These Vehicles Are the Cheapest Cars to Insure

You’re probably familiar with the urban legend that auto insurance companies charge higher rates for red cars. In fact, your insurance company probably doesn’t even know what color your car is. But it is true that some cars are cheaper to insure than others. Often, the final determination isn’t even the value of the car — that’s only an important factor if you’re insuring the car against theft. […]

The 5 Best Gaming Mice

The right gaming mouse can help you dominate any game by offering faster response times, higher sensitivity, and peak efficiency. However, they can be very expensive, often costing hundreds of dollars. That’s why we’ve found some of the best ones available; in order to help you unleash... […]