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What Freelancers and Side Giggers Need to Know About Income Taxes

The freelance lifestyle has numerous advantages — among them, freedom and flexibility. Even so, you can't escape your tax obligation to Uncle Sam, and being a freelancer poses its own challenges at tax time. Consider these factors that might impact your income taxes: (See also: 8 Tax Return... […]

What to Do About a Terrible Airbnb Stay

I have a friend, I'll call her "Diane." Diane was excited to find an affordable two-bedroom Airbnb rental in Chicago. She looked forward to spending the holidays meeting up with old friends and saving money by cooking for her family instead of eating out every night. Instead, she ended... […]

Flashback Friday: 41 Frugal Ways to Battle a Cold or Flu

Have you gotten sick yet this season? No matter what your answer is, you might end up with a cold or flu before the snow melts. And being sick just sucks. It can also cost a lot of money to recover. You should do everything you can to guard against the crud, but if you find yourself down for the... […]

10 Things You Should Never Say to Your Boss

We've all been there. The pressure of a stressful workday makes us say something we instantly regret. Or, we get a bit too comfortable in the break room and share a salacious detail about our personal lives. No matter what professional level you've achieved, it's important to remember that words... […]

Best Money Tips: Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Moms

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on timesaving hacks for busy moms, things you should stop doing if you have anxiety, and super useful things you can make with a 3D printer. Top 5 Articles 8 Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Moms — Keep lightweight baskets... […]

Get a 0% Intro APR For Up to 21 Months When You Transfer Your Balance

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-best-0-balance-transfer-credit-cards?utm_source=wis... Pay down and get rid of your credit card debt faster. Transfer your... […]

Best Deals for Friday 01/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today SAVE BIG on Anjou Anti-Aging Set with Vitamin C 20 Serum, Take 72% OFF!, and more... Silicon Ice Mold Makes 2... […]

Creating a Financially Literate Future for Your Kids: Highlights from our Chat with Jump$tart

Jump$tart joined us for our #WBChat on January 19th! Our #afinlitfuture #WBChat included awesome advice on how to teach your kids about money and Jump$tart shared many wonderful tips. In total we had 122 participants, reached over 284K people, and had over 10.4 million impressions. Of our 111... […]

FICO or FAKO: Are Free Credit Scores From Credit Cards the Real Thing?

Building up and maintaining a good credit score is a great step toward achieving your financial goals. An excellent credit score can open doors to better financing for your dream home or a more reliable set of wheels. When used properly, a credit card can help you start off, continue to improve, or... […]

9 Things You Can Do Online Besides Watch Cat GIFs

On the rare occasion that you have some free time, there are a variety of productive, frugal ways to browse the Internet — other than watching an endless stream of cat videos on YouTube. By taking advantage of your free time and getting the most out of your browsing, you can improve your life... […]