December 9, 2014

Best Bad Credit Loans for 2015

A bad credit score can turn getting a much-needed loan into a big headache. Your credit score affects your interest rate and a bank’s perception of your ability to pay them back. […]

24 Hours Of Saving Money

24 Hours of Saving Money:  This is an around-the-clock look at some of the financial decisions we make – and how those decisions affect our pocketbook, our family, and our future.  My wife and I have three kids, we live busy lives, and we are work hard.  Here’s a typical day for our family – broken down by how we save money – and when. 5:00 AM – Enjoy a brisk walk or an at-home workout. Savings = […]

24 Hours Of Saving Money

24 Hours of Saving Money:  This is an around-the-clock look at some of the financial decisions we make – and how those decisions affect our pocketbook, our family, and our future.  My wife and I have three kids, we live busy lives, and we are work hard.  Here’s a typical day for our family – broken down by how we save money – and when. 5:00 AM – Enjoy a brisk walk or an at-home workout. Savings = […]

Learn All the Frugal Skills You Need With These 9 Great Video Tutorials

Frugal life skills: We all need them to get through the daily grind with less stress and fewer dollars flying out of our pockets. But what skills are essential to your everyday life for health, happiness, and saving money? (See also: 7 Online Workout Videos for Free or Cheap) These nine should get... […]

Learn All the Frugal Skills You Need With These 9 Great Video Tutorials

Frugal life skills: We all need them to get through the daily grind with less stress and fewer dollars flying out of our pockets. But what skills are essential to your everyday life for health, happiness, and saving money? (See also: 7 Online Workout Videos for Free or Cheap) These nine should get... […]

Small Business Money Traps to Avoid

Bad people decisions, like choosing the wrong partner or early employees, can be extremely costly to your business. Photo: Sebastiaan ter Burg First off, accept that you are going to make mistakes running your business. Calm down, we all do. And while it’s okay to lose a battle or two, just don’t lose the war. […]

Small Business Money Traps to Avoid

Bad people decisions, like choosing the wrong partner or early employees, can be extremely costly to your business. Photo: Sebastiaan ter Burg First off, accept that you are going to make mistakes running your business. Calm down, we all do. And while it’s okay to lose a battle or two, just don’t lose the war. […]

Best Money Tips: Health Hacks for Crazy Busy People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some helpful articles on health hacks for crazy busy people, tips to avoid being late, and questions you can to ask to overcome your fears. Top 5 Articles 5 Health Hacks for Crazy Busy People — If you plan to exercise in the... […]

Best Money Tips: Health Hacks for Crazy Busy People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some helpful articles on health hacks for crazy busy people, tips to avoid being late, and questions you can to ask to overcome your fears. Top 5 Articles 5 Health Hacks for Crazy Busy People — If you plan to exercise in the... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 12/09

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Best Buy Green Monday Sale: Up to 25% off, Ulta: 5 items for $5, Holiday Decor & Sleepwear at Disney Store:... […]

The Ultimate Guide to Holiday Tipping

'Tis the season to be jolly, but instead I often find myself stressed when I realize I have no clue how much to tip my hairdresser. Or my housekeeper. Or my garbage collectors. If you're like me, you have a list of people you want to thank for helping to make your life easier throughout the year.... […]

The Ultimate Guide to Holiday Tipping

'Tis the season to be jolly, but instead I often find myself stressed when I realize I have no clue how much to tip my hairdresser. Or my housekeeper. Or my garbage collectors. If you're like me, you have a list of people you want to thank for helping to make your life easier throughout the year.... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is the Best Gift You've Ever Received?

The holiday season is about family and friends, holiday cheer, and — of course — giving! The best gifts are the ones that mean the most, with the recipient clearly in mind… or it might just be your favorite pair of fuzzy socks. What is the best gift you've ever received? What... […]

25 Gift Ideas Under $10 I’d Be Happy to Receive

Whenever I see a typical gift idea list, I have two immediate frustrations. One, the gifts on it are often expensive. If there’s someone out there I’m going to be spending $100 or more on for a gift, it’s very likely that I know that person well enough that I don’t have to be looking at a gift list for ideas. […]

The Top 5 ETFs You Should Buy Now

Since their launch just a couple of decades ago, Exchange Traded Funds have quickly grown in popularity among investors due to their low expense ratios, tax efficiency, and potential for easy diversification. Today, there are more than 5,000 domestic and international ETFs trading in the global... […]

The Top 5 ETFs You Should Buy Now

Since their launch just a couple of decades ago, Exchange Traded Funds have quickly grown in popularity among investors due to their low expense ratios, tax efficiency, and potential for easy diversification. Today, there are more than 5,000 domestic and international ETFs trading in the global... […]

Debt Snowball vs. Debt Snowflake: Which Works Best to Pay Off Debt?

Start digging yourself out of debt with either the ‘debt snowball’ or ‘debt snowflake’ method. Photos: redjar / Andrew Magill Being in buried debt and not knowing how to get out of it can be very overwhelming. Add to that the many strategies, methods, and tips for paying off debt, and you may be ready to quit before you’ve even started. Not to worry though. […]

Debt Snowball vs. Debt Snowflake: Which Works Best to Pay Off Debt?

Start digging yourself out of debt with either the ‘debt snowball’ or ‘debt snowflake’ method. Photos: redjar / Andrew Magill Being in buried debt and not knowing how to get out of it can be very overwhelming. Add to that the many strategies, methods, and tips for paying off debt, and you may be ready to quit before you’ve even started. Not to worry though. […]

The Military's Four-Step Plan to Keeping Your Place Clean

Tight corners on the beds. Scrubbing floors with toothbrushes. Ruthless efficiency, glorious shine. The military knows how to clean. (See also: How to Clean Everything With Just 3 All Natural Cleaners) In just four steps — each of which are ingrained in boot camp — you too can have an... […]

The Military's Four-Step Plan to Keeping Your Place Clean

Tight corners on the beds. Scrubbing floors with toothbrushes. Ruthless efficiency, glorious shine. The military knows how to clean. (See also: How to Clean Everything With Just 3 All Natural Cleaners) In just four steps — each of which are ingrained in boot camp — you too can have an... […]