November 18, 2014

18 Amazing DIY Decorating Projects That Are Easier Than You Think

Do you find lots of DIY home projects online that look absolutely amazing, but when you get to the instructions, well, your jaw drops at the difficulty? Me too. (See also: 15 Home Decorating Ideas for Under $5) The good news is that there are plenty of straightforward projects out there that can... […]

18 Amazing DIY Decorating Projects That Are Easier Than You Think

Do you find lots of DIY home projects online that look absolutely amazing, but when you get to the instructions, well, your jaw drops at the difficulty? Me too. (See also: 15 Home Decorating Ideas for Under $5) The good news is that there are plenty of straightforward projects out there that can... […]

Best Money Tips: 15 Facts for Instant Happiness

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on facts that will make you happier right now, things you shouldn't keep in your wallet over the holidays, and tips for secure shopping this season. Top 5 Articles 15 Facts That Will Instantly Make You Happier... […]

Best Money Tips: 15 Facts for Instant Happiness

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on facts that will make you happier right now, things you shouldn't keep in your wallet over the holidays, and tips for secure shopping this season. Top 5 Articles 15 Facts That Will Instantly Make You Happier... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 11/18

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's printable coupons take $10 off $25 and $20 off $50, Living Social offers $50 Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 11/18

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's printable coupons take $10 off $25 and $20 off $50, Living Social offers $50 Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th... […]

What To Do After You Pay Off That Credit Card

You have selected and begun to execute your plan for getting out of debt – and you have just paid off that first credit card debt. You are awesome! Paying off that first account is an important milestone.  There’s a tremendous feeling of satisfaction which accompanies the completion of any worthy goal.  Take a while to enjoy the success – and then get pumped to move on to the next step in your pla […]

What To Do After You Pay Off That Credit Card

You have selected and begun to execute your plan for getting out of debt – and you have just paid off that first credit card debt. You are awesome! Paying off that first account is an important milestone.  There’s a tremendous feeling of satisfaction which accompanies the completion of any worthy goal.  Take a while to enjoy the success – and then get pumped to move on to the next step in your pla […]

Smart Moves Students Can Make Over Winter Break

Volunteering over winter break is a great way to make a difference in your community – and build your resume, too. Photo: Wonderlane It’s hard to believe how fast the fall semester has gone by, but winter break is rapidly approaching for many college students. […]

Smart Moves Students Can Make Over Winter Break

Volunteering over winter break is a great way to make a difference in your community – and build your resume, too. Photo: Wonderlane It’s hard to believe how fast the fall semester has gone by, but winter break is rapidly approaching for many college students. […]

Get Rich Walking Dogs in 9 Easy Steps

Pressed for cash? Have feet? Then you, my ambulatory friend, should read about how to set up a thriving dog-walking business in nine simple steps. (See also: Earn Extra Income With These 15 Creative Side Gigs) 1. Take a Training Class and Get Certified It's always a good idea — if you don't... […]

Ask the Readers: Will You Be Shopping on Black Friday?

One of the year's biggest retail events is almost upon us! Black Friday and its less chaotic sibling Cyber Monday promises deep discounts and virtual steals if you know where to look. And if you really need a new TV. The rest of us will probably still be eating Thanksgiving leftovers. Will you be... […]

Ask the Readers: Will You Be Shopping on Black Friday?

One of the year's biggest retail events is almost upon us! Black Friday and its less chaotic sibling Cyber Monday promises deep discounts and virtual steals if you know where to look. And if you really need a new TV. The rest of us will probably still be eating Thanksgiving leftovers. Will you be... […]

20 Money-Saving Tactics for Winter

A few days ago, we received our first measurable snowfall of the year, bringing us a two-inch blanket of snow that covered the world in white. It was a stark reminder that, although the calendar doesn’t quite say so (yet), winter has arrived. As anyone who has ever had to pay an energy bill north of the tropics knows, cold weather can mean a spike in energy costs. […]

The 9 People in Your Life Who Are Keeping You Poor

You don't always need any help making dumb financial choices… but these nine people might be inadvertently rooting you on. (See also: Is Peer Pressure Keeping You Poor?) 1. Your Spouse There are many ways your spouse can hurt your finances, even if she has good spending habits. For example,... […]

The 9 People in Your Life Who Are Keeping You Poor

You don't always need any help making dumb financial choices… but these nine people might be inadvertently rooting you on. (See also: Is Peer Pressure Keeping You Poor?) 1. Your Spouse There are many ways your spouse can hurt your finances, even if she has good spending habits. For example,... […]

10 Cheap Household Staples That Double as Cleaning Supplies

Pantry staples like vinegar, baking soda, and salt make house cleaning easier and cheaper. Photo: Perry Goh The last time I went shopping for cleaning supplies, there were so many items to choose from I quickly got overwhelmed, grabbed a few things off my list, and made a dash for the exit. […]

10 Cheap Household Staples That Double as Cleaning Supplies

Pantry staples like vinegar, baking soda, and salt make house cleaning easier and cheaper. Photo: Perry Goh The last time I went shopping for cleaning supplies, there were so many items to choose from I quickly got overwhelmed, grabbed a few things off my list, and made a dash for the exit. […]

5 Small Risks That Can Improve Your Life in Big Ways

Living on the edge feels good. Even the smallest of risks is scientifically proven to increase your enjoyment of whatever activity you're engaged in. Intrigued? Read on for our roundup of some small, specific small risks we suggest everybody consider taking. What have you really got to lose? 1.... […]

5 Small Risks That Can Improve Your Life in Big Ways

Living on the edge feels good. Even the smallest of risks is scientifically proven to increase your enjoyment of whatever activity you're engaged in. Intrigued? Read on for our roundup of some small, specific small risks we suggest everybody consider taking. What have you really got to lose? 1.... […]