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Get a Great Workout for Free With 11 Simple Moves

I belonged to a fitness center for most of 20 years. It was expensive (even with the corporate discount I got through my employer), but I scarcely regret the money. What I regret was the time I wasted trying to get fit that way. The Modern Fitness Center There have been gymnasiums going back to... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 07/30

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today eBay Back to School Apple Sale: Up to 88% off, REI Outlet Sale: Up to 92% off, Save 20% on loose Peaches, and more! […]

Best Money Tips: 15 Things That Happy People Avoid

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the things that happy people avoid, how to get the best deals on Amazon, and a deliciously easy way to make peanut butter. Top 5 Articles 15 Things Happy People Avoid At All Costs — Happy people avoid... […]

6 Terrible Things Science Says You Do to Your Kids

In all likelihood, you are probably already a pretty good parent. I'll bet you limit video games, provide healthy meals, get your kids to scheduled doctor's visits, help with homework, and the like. New science, though, thinks you can do a little better. Do any of the six parenting subjects,... […]

14 Free or Cheap Toys That Will Make Your Kid Smarter

It may seem like you need to spend a fortune on educational toys for your kids these days. Heck, many stores have entire sections devoted to learning aids cleverly disguised as playthings. All that stuff is great, but you can beef up your child's smarts with some awesome DIY projects. You'll spend... […]

Make These 7 Money Moves Now Or You'll Regret It in 20 Years

Some people always leave stuff for tomorrow. Procrastination is okay when you're talking about cleaning up your bedroom, but when it comes to personal finance, delaying action can be your undoing. There are certain key financial decisions that you need to make today — otherwise you may have... […]

8 Things to Do with Kids at the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway

This post contains references to products from our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. Please visit our Advertiser Disclosure to view our partners, and for additional details. With a three-year-old and an 11-month old, most weekends my family stays... […]

The 5 Best Hair Curlers

Whether you want curls, beach waves, or Hollywood waves, a hair curler (or curling wand) can help get you there. To get perfect curls that last, you’ll want to find a reliable curler that fits your budget and is safe for your hair. We’ve searched for the best selection of curling irons... […]

5 Best Credit Cards that Offer Bonus Cash for Sign Up

Couldn't we all use a little extra cash? Sure, and the credit card industry knows it! That's why there are several card issuers that are offering generous cash back sign-up bonuses, just for giving their products a chance. To earn these rewards, you have to be approved for a new credit card,... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/30, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #millennialcredit to participate. This week's topic: Millennials and Credit! Learn about what generation has the best... […]