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Best Deals for Friday 02/12

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Extra 60% off Men's Clearance at Sears, Sunbeam Heated Mattress Pad for $62, Deadpool PlayStation 4 Video Game for... […]

7 Modern Reasons to Visit Your Local Library Today

The library is filled with adventure and wonder for kids and adults of all ages. Going to the library is a rewarding pastime that many of us already enjoy. So rather than twiddle your thumbs and wonder what you're going to do on your day off, here's why you should head over to the library. 1.... […]

Flashback Friday: 104 Sweet Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is all about the love, but it's also about the money. And we tend to spend a whole lot of it just to show our significant others how much they mean to us. As nice as it is to give — or to receive — a shiny new toy, or a bundle of chocolates, it's simply not necessary to... […]

Don't Get Trapped by These Higher Education Scams

Television and radio are inundated with for-profit post secondary educational institutions peddling degree and career programs, many of which do not lead to gainful employment. Schemes like these are ripping off taxpayers and leaving students with heavy debt loads — as opposed to an improved... […]

12 Fun Facts About Valentine's Day Spending

Valentine's Day. A day for lovers and hopeless romantics everywhere. But what about the costs of being a big sweetheart? What are we, as a nation, spending to let our significant other know just how much we care about them? Some very revealing data from a 2015 National Retail Federation study lifts... […]

Best Money Tips: 5 Ways to Eliminate Stress

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to eliminate stress, tips for fun travel pictures, and ways to save money on flowers. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Eliminate Stress from your Life — Start prioritizing your responsibilities. Cut back on the things... […]

5 Money Rules That'll Save You Big in Baby's First Year

My family is expecting a new addition in June, and we're beyond psyched! Since this is our second child, we won't be making a registry list or having a baby shower. With almost five years between kids, however, we certainly are in need of a few things. Here's how we're planning to save throughout... […]

5 Things Newlyweds Must Know About Investing

There's a ton of excitement involved in getting married. There's the big day, which you may have been planning for many months, the honeymoon, and setting up your home together. Before long, though, you have to get down to the business of actually running your household, which includes investing... […]

Best Money Tips: Cheapest Cities for Retirees

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the cheapest cities for retirees, the best time to visit top vacation destinations for big savings, and affordable but romantic Valentine’s Day ideas. Top 5 Articles Cheapest Places Where You'll Want to Retire... […]

7 Cheaper Versions of Your Favorite Products

Figuring out which trendy brands have cheaper alternatives is an excellent way to keep more of your money when shopping. After all, there is nothing worse than dropping money on a name-brand item only to bring it home and be disappointed with the quality. Here are seven popular products that fall... […]