How to Achieve Your New Year's Resolutions by the End of Summer

As another school year goes into the history books, and summer vacation is in full swing, there is an elephant in the room. What about all those goals you wanted to achieve back in January? Since close to half of New Year's resolutions are abandoned after a month, there's a good chance you've... […]

How to Achieve Your New Year's Resolutions by the End of Summer

As another school year goes into the history books, and summer vacation is in full swing, there is an elephant in the room. What about all those goals you wanted to achieve back in January? Since close to half of New Year's resolutions are abandoned after a month, there's a good chance you've... […]

Best Deals for Friday 06/22

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Best Deals for Friday 06/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Bayou Classic Stainless Steel Thermometer, 60% OFF, and more... SAVE up to 90% OFF 1 Year Better Homes &... […]

The Wisdom of Frugality: What Is Simplicity?

This is the first entry in an eight-part weekly series that provides a detailed look at the book The Wisdom of Frugality by Emrys Westacott. When I first read The Wisdom of Frugality two years ago, shortly after its publication, I was struck more than anything about the depth of the connection between philosophy and frugality. […]

When Veterans Should (and Shouldn’t) Use a VA Loan

If you’re a veteran who’s thinking of purchasing a home or refinancing the home you have, you may want to consider a VA loan instead of conventional financing. This government loan program was created to help members of the armed forces, veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners. VA loans come with plenty of perks. According to the U.S. […]

When Veterans Should (and Shouldn’t) Use a VA Loan

If you’re a veteran who’s thinking of purchasing a home or refinancing the home you have, you may want to consider a VA loan instead of conventional financing. This government loan program was created to help members of the armed forces, veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners. VA loans come with plenty of perks. According to the U.S. […]

Should You Get Life Insurance for Your Kids?

My father was a financial planner, and he got his start by selling insurance. That meant Dad had some very strong opinions about insurance in general, and life insurance in particular. He was not shy about sharing those opinions with a captive audience — aka, his daughter. Even though I... […]

Should You Get Life Insurance for Your Kids?

My father was a financial planner, and he got his start by selling insurance. That meant Dad had some very strong opinions about insurance in general, and life insurance in particular. He was not shy about sharing those opinions with a captive audience — aka, his daughter. Even though I... […]

Best Money Tips: 5 Parts of an Airplane You Shouldn't Touch

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the parts of an airplane you should avoid, pool exercises that help boost weight lost, and timesaving gardening tips for busy people. Top 5 Articles These Are the 5 Parts of the Airplane to Avoid, According to Experts... […]

Best Money Tips: 5 Parts of an Airplane You Shouldn't Touch

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the parts of an airplane you should avoid, pool exercises that help boost weight lost, and timesaving gardening tips for busy people. Top 5 Articles These Are the 5 Parts of the Airplane to Avoid, According to Experts... […]

How to Protect Yourself From Ticks This Summer

Afraid of ticks? You should be. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that tick-borne illnesses have doubled in the United States over the past 13 years. Then there's the frightening news that a new-to-America tick species (the East Asian tick) has landed in New Jersey,... […]

How to Protect Yourself From Ticks This Summer

Afraid of ticks? You should be. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that tick-borne illnesses have doubled in the United States over the past 13 years. Then there's the frightening news that a new-to-America tick species (the East Asian tick) has landed in New Jersey,... […]

How to Save Big on Last-Minute Travel

Do you need to get out of town in a hurry? To find the best deals on travel, you usually have to make your reservations at least a few months in advance. But sometimes, it just isn't possible and you'll have to be on the lookout for last-minute deals. Thankfully, there are some types of travel... […]

How to Save Big on Last-Minute Travel

Do you need to get out of town in a hurry? To find the best deals on travel, you usually have to make your reservations at least a few months in advance. But sometimes, it just isn't possible and you'll have to be on the lookout for last-minute deals. Thankfully, there are some types of travel... […]

The 5 Best Board Games for Adults

Board games have come a long way since the days of Monopoly, Chess, and Scrabble. There are now games available for players of all skill levels and interests. What are board games for adults? Board games are an affordable way to spend time with friends, family, and party goers. They include a... […]

The 5 Best Board Games for Adults

Board games have come a long way since the days of Monopoly, Chess, and Scrabble. There are now games available for players of all skill levels and interests. What are board games for adults? Board games are an affordable way to spend time with friends, family, and party goers. They include a... […]

8 Ways to Preserve Your Net Worth in Retirement

We all know the key to a comfortable retirement is amassing enough wealth to last your entire post-work life. But if you truly want to ensure financial security, you should work to maintain or even build upon your net worth as you age. This requires an aggressive level of saving when you are young,... […]

8 Ways to Preserve Your Net Worth in Retirement

We all know the key to a comfortable retirement is amassing enough wealth to last your entire post-work life. But if you truly want to ensure financial security, you should work to maintain or even build upon your net worth as you age. This requires an aggressive level of saving when you are young,... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Beating the Heat on the Cheap! Learn about keeping your home cool without breaking the bank, saving on summer clothing,... […]