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Best Money Tips: 10 Money-Saving Summer Vegetables

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on money-saving vegetables to use this summer, crucial financial habits for form in your 20s, and ways to save on gas. Top 5 Articles 10 Money-Saving Vegetables to Use in the Summer — There are cucumbers... […]

5 Fun, Affordable Train Trips

Trains are not only a huge part of our history and economy, but they make for scenic, relaxing, and enjoyable travel. Next time a three-day weekend rolls around, try going on one of these five fun, affordable train trips. 1. California: Pacific Surfliner This beachy train runs daily from the heart... […]

8 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Enjoying Cardio

If you want to live a fit and healthy lifestyle, cardio is a necessary evil. Personally, I hate cardio — with a passion. But what I hate more is looking in the mirror and not liking the body I see staring back at me. So I run and I sweat and I work hard to stay in shape — even if I... […]

Frayed Relationships, Damaged Credit, and Costly Additions — What a Multi-Generational Home Might Cost You

Are your adult children moving back into your home after struggling to find well-paying jobs after earning their college degrees? Or maybe you've moved your elderly parents back into your house to help care for them as they age? If so, you're not alone. The Pew Research Center found that a record... […]

10 Things You Should Always Buy and Sell on eBay

There's no doubt that eBay has become a go-to place for anyone looking for a deal. But whether using traditional auctions, or the more popular Buy It Now option, what should you be going to eBay for first? And, what should you be selling on eBay to ensure you get the most money for your items? What... […]

The 5 Best Deodorants for Men

Everyone needs deodorant (unless your goal is to repel people). Sweating is completely natural and is just your body's way of releasing excess heat from things like warm weather, exercise, and stress. However, bad body odor and excessive sweat are not things you should have to deal with on a daily... […]

Chase Total Checking and Savings: Easy Everyday Banking

Years ago, when you wanted to open a checking or savings account at a bank, you'd head over to a bank in your neighborhood. These days, setting up a new account no longer requires a live person to walk you through it. There are banks exclusively online to prove it. (See also: Banks Still Offering... […]

Best Money Tips: 11 Things to Do Before Buying a Used Car

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on things to do before you buy a used car, emotional mistakes that keep you poor, and major dos and don’ts at a job interview. Top 5 Articles Buying a used car? Eleven things to do first. — Always ask... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 07/28

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's coupon: 20% off apparel, Men's Wearhouse Summer Clearance Sale: Up to 70% off, Clearance Arts & Crafts... […]

11 Cool Uses for Popsicle Sticks

Cooling off with popsicles this summer? Don't toss the sticks! There are a number of arts and crafts you can make with your leftovers. (And if you're not into cold desserts — don't fret: you can pick up hundreds of popsicle sticks online or at your local dollar store.) 1. Coasters These... […]