October 2017

Great CDs for every long-term saver

Looking for a new spot to stash your cash? Girl, put your records on, and consider investing in a CD. A CD, or a certificate of deposit, is perfect for savers with a little time on their hands. But I promise, that patience will seriously pay off. […]

Great CDs for every long-term saver

Looking for a new spot to stash your cash? Girl, put your records on, and consider investing in a CD. A CD, or a certificate of deposit, is perfect for savers with a little time on their hands. But I promise, that patience will seriously pay off. […]

Best Deals for Thursday 10/19

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Best Deals for Thursday 10/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Makartt Nail Polish Remover Soak Off Gel Foils, 200 pcs, 64% OFF, and more... SAVE 61% OFF Fat Burner Weight Loss... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 10/19, 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: Earning Extra Income! Learn about turning your hobby into a side business, where to find extra income opportunities,... […]

The Double-Edged Sword of Financial Friction

The other day, I was at a home brew supply store. I had stopped in to simply buy some bottle caps with which to cap individual bottles of my most recent batch of home brew. Such a purchase would just cost a couple of dollars. While I was in there, I found myself admiring their refreshed sale table – items that were on discount. […]

The Double-Edged Sword of Financial Friction

The other day, I was at a home brew supply store. I had stopped in to simply buy some bottle caps with which to cap individual bottles of my most recent batch of home brew. Such a purchase would just cost a couple of dollars. While I was in there, I found myself admiring their refreshed sale table – items that were on discount. […]

Nine Easy Bean Recipes to Save Time and Money

When it comes to cheap meal staples that work for nearly any budget and dining style, it’s hard to beat beans. Whether you crave comfort food, ethnic dishes, or one-pot meals, you’ll find a ton of recipes that feature different beans as the star. Beans are also a good source of protein and fiber, as well as a great way to get enough iron, calcium, and other nutrients in your diet. […]

Nine Easy Bean Recipes to Save Time and Money

When it comes to cheap meal staples that work for nearly any budget and dining style, it’s hard to beat beans. Whether you crave comfort food, ethnic dishes, or one-pot meals, you’ll find a ton of recipes that feature different beans as the star. Beans are also a good source of protein and fiber, as well as a great way to get enough iron, calcium, and other nutrients in your diet. […]

Three Questions to Determine Financial Literacy

A recent Freakonomics podcast listed three questions to determine financial literacy developed by an economist who teaches at George Washington University. They are: Question 1: Suppose you have $100 in a savings account and the interest rate was 2 percent per year. After 5 years, how much do you think you would have in the account if you left the money to grow? A) More than $102. […]

Three Questions to Determine Financial Literacy

A recent Freakonomics podcast listed three questions to determine financial literacy developed by an economist who teaches at George Washington University. They are: Question 1: Suppose you have $100 in a savings account and the interest rate was 2 percent per year. After 5 years, how much do you think you would have in the account if you left the money to grow? A) More than $102. […]

How to Determine If Your Finances Are Ready for a Big Purchase

Maybe you're ready to make an offer on that dream home down the street. Maybe you're eying a new car for that long commute to work. Or, maybe you just want to plunk down a few thousand dollars on a fancy vacation or the latest gadget. How do you know that you're financially ready to make such a... […]

How to Determine If Your Finances Are Ready for a Big Purchase

Maybe you're ready to make an offer on that dream home down the street. Maybe you're eying a new car for that long commute to work. Or, maybe you just want to plunk down a few thousand dollars on a fancy vacation or the latest gadget. How do you know that you're financially ready to make such a... […]

8 Ways to Escape a Dying Industry

There was a time when you could train for a career, take a job at a great firm, spend 40 years moving up the ladder, and have a retirement party with a gold watch at the end of it. Those days are long gone. LinkedIn estimates that people in today's workforce will change jobs 15 times in their... […]

8 Ways to Escape a Dying Industry

There was a time when you could train for a career, take a job at a great firm, spend 40 years moving up the ladder, and have a retirement party with a gold watch at the end of it. Those days are long gone. LinkedIn estimates that people in today's workforce will change jobs 15 times in their... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Save $300 by Christmas

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to save $300 by Christmas, simple ways to save on medical bills, and the best sites for streaming TV shows and movies. Top 5 Articles How to save for Christmas and more: 16+ tips — These strategies will help you... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Save $300 by Christmas

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to save $300 by Christmas, simple ways to save on medical bills, and the best sites for streaming TV shows and movies. Top 5 Articles How to save for Christmas and more: 16+ tips — These strategies will help you... […]

9 Retirement Hotspots That Are Cheaper Now Than Ever Before

Financial considerations are the biggest factor for many people when deciding where they want to enjoy their retirement years. As the strength of the dollar continues its hold against other currencies, it’s providing us with far more purchasing clout when it comes to buying other... […]

9 Retirement Hotspots That Are Cheaper Now Than Ever Before

Financial considerations are the biggest factor for many people when deciding where they want to enjoy their retirement years. As the strength of the dollar continues its hold against other currencies, it’s providing us with far more purchasing clout when it comes to buying other... […]

5 Ways to Get the Most From Your Employer’s Automated Retirement Plan

An increasing number of companies are automating their 401(k) plans — automatically enrolling new hires and even automatically choosing investments for employees. If that's true of your employer, don't be lulled into a false sense of confidence. Just because many decisions are being made for... […]