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What Happens When Your Credit Card Debt Is Charged Off?

It's the dream of everyone who has struggled with credit card debt to see their balances magically disappear. It's even tempting to imagine that your credit card issuer will simply grow tired of pursuing you and give up, so that you don't have to pay off your debt at all. This can be the impression... […]

6 Easy Ways to Get Free Travel

A common misconception is that travel is expensive. But you may be surprised to learn that there are easy, accessible ways to score free travel that don't require you to be a computer whiz or an expert travel hacker. In fact, most of them are fairly straightforward. 1. Get a Free Plane Ticket With... […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Play Sports?

Kids are encouraged to play sports to be active, meet friends, and learn skills like teamwork and coordination. These benefits to playing a sport don't change when you're an adult! Do you play sports? Which ones? Are you part of an organized league, or do you play casually with friends? What... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Save $1,000 by Black Friday

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to save $1,000 by Black Friday, over a hundred cleaning and organizing hacks, and tips to save money when you’re traveling by yourself. Top 5 Articles 7 Ways to Pocket $1,000 by Black Friday — Black... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 08/30

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 71% Off Simpli Home Devon Medium Storage Cabinet, WOW Raspberry Ketones 50 Count, and Chesapeake 2-Piece Iron Gate... […]

4 Ways a Home Energy Audit Will Save You Money

Feel like your home's utility bills are too high? You're not alone. The U.S. Energy Information Administration reported that the average monthly electrical bill for U.S. homes stood at just over $114 a month in 2014. And the U.S. Energy Information Administration suggests that U.S. homes relying on... […]

7 Amazing Ways to Pay It Forward for Under $10

By now, most people have heard of folks paying it forward at Starbucks, and some of us have even experienced it for ourselves. There's really nothing like driving up to pay for your drinks, only to find that someone else has covered the bill for you. Even if it's just a couple of bucks, it will... […]

Get More Free Travel with these Travel Reward Credit Cards

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/top-5-travel-reward-credit-cards?utm_source=wisebread&u... Whether your travel arrangements include airfare, hotels, or other... […]

8 Money-Saving Hacks for Those Who Hate Cooking

Cooking at home is one of the top ways to keep your budget in check. While cooking and eating at home is a wonderful idea, it is also a daunting one for those who hate to cook (and those who hate to clean up afterward). Worry no more. These hacks will save you money on eating out, while also saving... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Spend Less on Gas

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to spend less on gas, nearly 100 cheap date ideas, and how to cancel a flight without paying a hefty fee. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Slash the Cost of Gas — Use a smartphone app like GasBuddy or GasGuru to find... […]