How to Use Rewards for Summer Travel

Summer is just around the corner, and for many people, that means summer vacations. If you haven't already booked your trip, now is a good time to do so. The longer you wait, the more money you'll typically have to spend. Thankfully, the right travel credit card can offer you rewards points or... […]

How to Use Rewards for Summer Travel

Summer is just around the corner, and for many people, that means summer vacations. If you haven't already booked your trip, now is a good time to do so. The longer you wait, the more money you'll typically have to spend. Thankfully, the right travel credit card can offer you rewards points or... […]

Ask the Readers: What Bad Money Habits Have You Quit?

It doesn't matter how high your income is — if you have bad money habits, your savings will eventually whittle away to nothing. What bad money habits have you successfully quit? What was the turning point that convinced you it was time to kick this habit to the curb? How did you do it? Tell... […]

Ask the Readers: What Bad Money Habits Have You Quit?

It doesn't matter how high your income is — if you have bad money habits, your savings will eventually whittle away to nothing. What bad money habits have you successfully quit? What was the turning point that convinced you it was time to kick this habit to the curb? How did you do it? Tell... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Use a Pay Raise

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on smart ways to use a pay raise, frugal date ideas for any season, and tips for cleaning patio furniture efficiently. Top 5 Articles 6 Smart Ways to Use a Pay Raise — Take this opportunity to put your finances in a... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Use a Pay Raise

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on smart ways to use a pay raise, frugal date ideas for any season, and tips for cleaning patio furniture efficiently. Top 5 Articles 6 Smart Ways to Use a Pay Raise — Take this opportunity to put your finances in a... […]

How to Budget During a Crisis

When circumstances are normal, budgeting really isn't that difficult. For the most part, you can predict your expenses, income, and your day-to-day activities with relative ease. But what happens when an emergency comes up and threatens to ruin everything, including your finances? Maybe you or a... […]

How to Budget During a Crisis

When circumstances are normal, budgeting really isn't that difficult. For the most part, you can predict your expenses, income, and your day-to-day activities with relative ease. But what happens when an emergency comes up and threatens to ruin everything, including your finances? Maybe you or a... […]

Best Money Tips: These Cities and States Will Pay You to Move There

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on cities and states that will pay you to move there, expensive things that are not worth the extra cost, and things that a neuroscientist says will make you happier. Top 5 Articles 7 American Cities and States That Will... […]

Best Money Tips: These Cities and States Will Pay You to Move There

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on cities and states that will pay you to move there, expensive things that are not worth the extra cost, and things that a neuroscientist says will make you happier. Top 5 Articles 7 American Cities and States That Will... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 04/17

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Best Deals for Tuesday 04/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Latest Carving Knife - High Carbon German Stainless Steel, 84% OFF, and more... SAVE 66% OFF Bastex Magnetic... […]

Questions About TurboTax, Protein, Used Kitchen Appliances, 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. 30- vs. 15-year mortgage 2. How can you recommend TurboTax? 3. Cheap protein after exercising 4. Handling financially disastrous brother 5. Beginner info drawn by hand 6. Organizing items on a receipt 7. […]

Questions About TurboTax, Protein, Used Kitchen Appliances, 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. 30- vs. 15-year mortgage 2. How can you recommend TurboTax? 3. Cheap protein after exercising 4. Handling financially disastrous brother 5. Beginner info drawn by hand 6. Organizing items on a receipt 7. […]

Are CDs and Savings Accounts Becoming Viable Investments Again?

Interest rates are on the rise. The Federal Funds Rate – which sets the market for most interest rates – was up to 1.51% as of March 2018, its highest mark since the stock market crash in 2008. And while this does mean higher interest rates on mortgages and other loans, it also means that you can finally earn a reasonable return on the money you have in savings accounts and CDs, if you know where […]

Are CDs and Savings Accounts Becoming Viable Investments Again?

Interest rates are on the rise. The Federal Funds Rate – which sets the market for most interest rates – was up to 1.51% as of March 2018, its highest mark since the stock market crash in 2008. And while this does mean higher interest rates on mortgages and other loans, it also means that you can finally earn a reasonable return on the money you have in savings accounts and CDs, if you know where […]

Paying Your Debts in the Wrong Order Could Be Costing You

If you've resolved to pay off your debt, that's good. But how do you determine which debts to pay off first? The answer can be different for everyone. There's no doubt that Americans have a lot of debt. The Center for Microeconomic Data found that U.S. household debt reached a new peak in the... […]

Paying Your Debts in the Wrong Order Could Be Costing You

If you've resolved to pay off your debt, that's good. But how do you determine which debts to pay off first? The answer can be different for everyone. There's no doubt that Americans have a lot of debt. The Center for Microeconomic Data found that U.S. household debt reached a new peak in the... […]

Are You Treating Your 401K Like an ATM?

The following is a guest post from Bernz JP who writes at Moneylogue. More importantly, Should You? When “life happens” it can be extremely tempting to use retirement accounts as emergency savings accounts. And while in an ideal world, you would never need to do this, sometimes it may be necessary. […]

Are You Treating Your 401K Like an ATM?

The following is a guest post from Bernz JP who writes at Moneylogue. More importantly, Should You? When “life happens” it can be extremely tempting to use retirement accounts as emergency savings accounts. And while in an ideal world, you would never need to do this, sometimes it may be necessary. […]