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Save More Money and Pay Less Interest With This Credit Card

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Get Rid of Your Credit Card Debt Fast With This Method

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-fastest-method-to-eliminate-credit-card-debt?utm_so... Credit card debt can be stressful and cost you hundreds of dollars... […]

8 Common Weekend Money Traps (And How to Avoid Them)

Even though weekends are only a small portion of the week, it seems like I spend a lot more money on those two days than I do on the other five days. Why? I think having unstructured time and wanting to do things with my family makes it easy to go off the rails of my budget. (See also: 40+ Cheap or... […]

Flashback Friday: 72 Brilliant Ways to Stretch $20

Few great things in this life are free. Even the most frugal folks have trouble staying under $20 doing any particular activity. The world is quite the pricey place now. But if $20 is all you have left to spend on weekend fun, here are 72 ways to drop that Harriet Tubman. 10 Cool DIY Home... […]

My Budget Challenge 2016: How to Live Frugally When You Have No Time

[Editor's Note: This is the another episode in Max Wong's journey to find an extra $31,000 this year. Read the whole series here.] One of the assumptions that my friends, who earn more money than me while still living paycheck to paycheck, make about my frugal habits is that they are too busy to... […]

Best Deals for Friday 07/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Don't miss this Pressureless Tennis Balls with Mesh Carrying Bag now only $15 or this Aglaia 6W E12 LED Filament... […]

The 5 Best Home Hair Dyes

Why spend the money dying your hair at a salon when you can get the same results at home for a fraction of the cost? In order to get the best results, you need the best at-home dye that will leave your hair soft, shiny, and conditioned. Just imagine all the money you’ll save. What Is Home... […]

Best Money Tips: 30 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on saving money on groceries without clipping coupons, a frugal guide to building a home gym, and important career lessons to learn by age 30. Top 5 Articles Hate to Clip Coupons? 30 Ways to Save on Groceries — Cook... […]

How to Find the Best Back to School Sales

It seems that just as you settle into your summer routine, the school supply signage and setups hit the stores. Every year the back-to-school supply lists seem to get longer, and that doesn't even include all of the new clothes and shoes you have to buy. Here are eight tips on how to find the best... […]

All the Ways Minimum Payments Are Evil

Anyone who has a credit card is familiar with minimum payments. Most credit cards don't require cardholders to pay off their balances in full every month, but they do require cardholders to pay some minimum amount. This can be as low as 2% to 3% of the outstanding balance, or a minimum of $25 or... […]