September 8, 2014

Best Money Tips: Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making your house look awesome for $50 or less, ways to save $1,000 for holiday shopping, and cash-back websites for online shoppers. Top 5 Articles 23 Ways to Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less — Decluttering and tackling your carpet stains can make your house look awesome without breaking the bank. […]

Best Money Tips: Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making your house look awesome for $50 or less, ways to save $1,000 for holiday shopping, and cash-back websites for online shoppers. Top 5 Articles 23 Ways to Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less... […]

Best Deals for Monday 09/08

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic: Extra 40% off sitewide with coupon code, DSW Clearance: Up to 75% off + $10 off $10, Journey's Edge 10-Piece Manicure Set w/ Case for $6, and more! […]

Best Deals for Monday 09/08

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic: Extra 40% off sitewide with coupon code, DSW Clearance: Up to 75% off + $10 off $10, Journey's... […]

The 6 Companies With the Best Customer Service

Nowadays, it seems like every single company is trying to cut corners. If companies are not laying off several employees, then they are forced to find creative ways to cut labor costs. Given the deadly combo of smaller budgets and fewer employees, it seems that great customer service is bound to disappear. […]

The 6 Companies With the Best Customer Service

Nowadays, it seems like every single company is trying to cut corners. If companies are not laying off several employees, then they are forced to find creative ways to cut labor costs. Given the deadly combo of smaller budgets and fewer employees, it seems that great customer service is bound to... […]

Why Most Millennials Don’t Have Credit Cards

According to a new survey, 63% of Millennials own no credit cards. For this poll, the Millennial generation is defined as those in the United States aged 18 to 29. The survey, put together by BankRate, attempts to get to the root cause for the lack of penetration of credit cards among this younger demographic, despite the attempts to sell the idea of credit cards to this generation. […]

6 Ways to Get Prettier, Smarter, and Healthier While You Sleep

There's a whole lot you can accomplish in your sleep — a battery recharge, brain power refresher, and a more youthful glow among them. Read on for our round-up of the top six ways you can maximize your slumber. Because if you're going to multi-task during the day, you might as well do so at night, too. (See also: 10 Foods That Can Help You Sleep) 1. […]

6 Ways to Get Prettier, Smarter, and Healthier While You Sleep

There's a whole lot you can accomplish in your sleep — a battery recharge, brain power refresher, and a more youthful glow among them. Read on for our round-up of the top six ways you can maximize your slumber. Because if you're going to multi-task during the day, you might as well do so at... […]

Questions About Multitools, Insomnia, Certifications, Jason Mraz, 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. Inheritance advice 2. Professional certification questions 3. Cheapest healthy foods? 4. Swapping “circles” with friends 5. Time to ditch a car? 6. Too cheap? 7. Frugal insomnia cures 8. Talking to brother about money 9. […]

If You're Doing These 5 Things, Your Saving Efforts Are for Nothing

It's not easy to save. We average earners live on razor-thin margins and have trouble even imagining saving. Once we start saving, something "comes up" and the savings begin to diminish. (See also: The 10 Things Everyone Should Be Saving Saving For) And all of that can feel okay if the savings are slowly accumulating over time. […]

If You're Doing These 5 Things, Your Saving Efforts Are for Nothing

It's not easy to save. We average earners live on razor-thin margins and have trouble even imagining saving. Once we start saving, something "comes up" and the savings begin to diminish. (See also: The 10 Things Everyone Should Be Saving Saving For) And all of that can feel okay if the... […]

Bird leaves nest: Equipping your graduate with wings

This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. About one month after I graduated from high school, I moved out of my parents’ home for the first time. Freedom! No curfew! No rules! I had been waiting for this day for years. “When I graduate from high school, I am so outta here!” Shortly after moving out, though, I realized I wasn’t quite as well-prepared as I thought I was. […]

Bird leaves nest: Equipping your graduate with wings

This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. About one month after I graduated from high school, I moved out of my parents’ home for the first time. Freedom! No curfew! No rules! I had been waiting for this day for years. “When I graduate from high school, I am so outta here!” Shortly after moving out, though, I realized I wasn’t quite as well-prepared as I thought I was. […]

10 Easy Ways to Work Stretching Into Your Daily Routine

'm a certified, registered yoga teacher at the 500-hour level, and I've been teaching yoga and meditation for 10 years. Take it from me: Flexibility is an important aspect of everyone's health. In fact, most of my students find me because they have low levels of flexibility that are causing them pain. […]

10 Easy Ways to Work Stretching Into Your Daily Routine

I'm a certified, registered yoga teacher at the 500-hour level, and I've been teaching yoga and meditation for 10 years. Take it from me: Flexibility is an important aspect of everyone's health. In fact, most of my students find me because they have low levels of flexibility that are causing them... […]

The New Retirement Rule?

I'm not sure they were trying to do this, but I think Time magazine just came up with the new rule for having a great retirement nest egg. Their thoughts: Save 15% of pay for 30 years and you will be fine. Save for longer, and it gets much easier. A few thoughts: Ok, so the guideline isn't really theirs. […]

The New Retirement Rule?

I'm not sure they were trying to do this, but I think Time magazine just came up with the new rule for having a great retirement nest egg. Their thoughts: Save 15% of pay for 30 years and you will be fine. Save for longer, and it gets much easier. A few thoughts: Ok, so the guideline isn't really theirs. […]

Should You Spend Your Money or Your Time?

We’ve all heard that time is money. It can mean various things to various people. Over time, if you save and invest, you will have more money. If you waste time, the money you earn will be less. The clock is ticking, and every moment you aren’t earning is money lost. Every moment you aren’t enjoying life is life forever lost. […]

Should You Spend Your Money or Your Time?

We’ve all heard that time is money. It can mean various things to various people. Over time, if you save and invest, you will have more money. If you waste time, the money you earn will be less. The clock is ticking, and every moment you aren’t earning is money lost. […]