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Pay Down Your Credit Card Debt Faster with a 0% Balance Transfer

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-best-0-balance-transfer-credit-cards?utm_source=wis... Start the new year off without credit card debt. Transfer a balance to... […]

4 Best States to Start a New Business In

America is the land of entrepreneurship. The dream of quitting the 9-to-5 rat race and becoming your own boss is alive and well: There are an estimated 54 million independent workers out there today. Regardless of their generation, many Americans are becoming entrepreneurs, freelancers, or small... […]

My 2016 Budget Challenge: Can a Paint Job Help an Old House Pass a Re-Fi Appraisal?

[Editor's Note: This is the latest episode in Max Wong's journey to find an extra $31,000 in a single year. Read the whole series here.] We paid off our home equity line of credit two years early! It was a Festivus miracle. Kind of. Earlier this year, we failed to refinance the mortgage of Dinky... […]

Flashback Friday: 87 Frugal Ways to Make Winter Less Miserable

Winter is a dreary, dark time. The sun rarely shines, and you can barely wade through the white mess on the ground without getting your feet and pants soaked. But never fear. You can turn that S.A.D.-induced frown upside down. Here are 87 ways to make winter less miserable. 5 Ways to Prevent the... […]

Best Money Tips: Master These Money Skills Before Your 30s

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on money management skills that you should master before your 30s, habits of successful introverts, and superfoods for healthy eating in the winter. Top 5 Articles 5 Money Management Skills to Master Before your Thirties... […]

5 Smart Ways to Meet a Rewards Card Minimum Spending Requirement

If you're new to chasing credit card rewards, it can feel like there's a lot to learn at once. One of the fastest ways to earn credit card rewards points is through a sign-up bonus. This is a big slew of points you'll get from a new card if you spend a certain amount on that card within a specified... […]

Earn Triple Points at Gas Stations and Double at Restaurants

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/wells-fargo-propel-american-express-credit-card-review?... With the Wells Fargo Propel American Express® Card you earn 3x points... […]

Best Deals for Friday 01/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Mo+m 5 in 1 Multi Kitchen Tool Bottle & Jar Opener, Grab yours at 65% OFF, and more... SAVE BIG on Jet... […]

Earn Extra Cash Just for Signing Up for a New Credit Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-credit-cards-that-offer-bonus-cash-for-sign-up?u... These credit cards are offering new cardholders hundreds of dollars in... […]

11 Simple Ways to Survive a Terrible Workday

Ugh. We've all had terrible, no good, very bad days at work. And they are the worst, if only because you can't just go home, crawl into bed, and wait for the whole thing to be over. Nope. When you have a bad day at work, you have to stay there. You have to keep going, keep being productive, keep... […]