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8 Green Products That Aren't

Going green is something most of us are trying to do on a daily basis. But sometimes, products are not quite as green as the fancy packaging and ad campaigns would have us believe. Here are eight offenders; beware of their claims, or the implications they are making. 1. Seventh Generation Lemon... […]

Holiday Travel Hacks That Will Save Your Sanity

Are you dreading holiday travel? The traffic jam to the airport, the crowded lines, delayed flights, and other headaches associated with holiday travel? Don't worry. There are ways to make your travel this holiday season a lot more comfortable. Fly Through Security with TSA Pre-Check It's hard to... […]

6 Luxe Travel Destinations That Are Cheaper in Winter

What did you do on your summer vacation? Yawn, what a cliché. Just about every vacation spot is mobbed in summer, when families with children are free to travel. If you have the flexibility, enjoy fewer crowds and pay less by visiting these normally-expensive spots during winter! 1. Europe The... […]

Best Money Tips: 80+ Amazing Meals for Under $5

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found over 80 meals you can make for under $5, cleaning mistakes you might be making, and great places to retire in every state. Top 5 Articles Make These 86 Amazing Meals For $5 or Less — Need a budget-friendly meal that doesn't... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 11/24

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 40-50% off Women's Coats at Macy's, Kmart Shoes: Buy One Get One for $1, Kindle 6" Glare-Free Display with Wi-Fi... […]

9 Ways to Save on Your Thanksgiving Celebrations

This post contains references to products from our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. Please visit ourAdvertiser Disclosure to view our partners, and for additional details. Have you volunteered to host your family's Thanksgiving meal this year, but... […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Shop Black Friday Deals?

Black Friday is one of the biggest retail events of the year. For many people, it is an event — they scour ads, plan out which stores to hit and what to get at each, and even camp out the night before. For many other people, the low prices aren't worth the chaos...and may instead opt to shop... […]

10 Stocks to Invest in During the Holidays

If you've been out to the malls or shopped online recently, you'll be fully aware that the holidays are approaching. For many companies, the months of November and December are make or break time. Retailers rely on holiday sales to hit revenue targets. Investors can take advantage of this holiday... […]

5 Reasons Black Friday Craziness Is Worth It

It seems like all the cool kids poke fun at Black Friday, and I get it. Black Friday is crazy! However, there are also some great reasons for hitting the stores the day after Thanksgiving. Here's why you might choose to head out and score some amazing deals on one of America's biggest shopping... […]

20 Money Mistakes Everyone Makes But No One Talks About

Although Americans are known, adorably, throughout the world as a culture of loud mouths, we are very secretive about money. In fact, a financial health study in 2013 by Wells Fargo Bank revealed that 44% of Americans would rather discuss death, religion, politics, or their personal health than... […]