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Check Out These 5 Legit Mystery Shopping Gigs

The idea of someone paying you to shop is quite an attractive draw. But unfortunately, due to rampant scams over the years, many shoppers roll their eyes at the idea of being a mystery or "secret" shopper. With this in mind, I want to detail some completely legitimate companies that will... […]

5 Things Americans Spend Too Much On

We're all guilty of spending too much money at some point or another. Even when we know the importance of a good budget and have a regular savings routine, we can get off track. Because Americans are big spenders in general, it should come as no surprise that we spend way too much on stuff we don't... […]

Sign Up for these Cards for the Most Airline Miles

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards?u... Earn sign-up bonuses worth hundreds of dollars in free flights and... […]

Don't Panic: Do This If Your Identity Gets Stolen

The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) reported that in 2014, 17.6 million Americans aged 16 or older were victims of identity theft. That, alone, is a scary fact. And to be honest, when anyone says the phrase "identity theft," most of us picture lives being upended, years of court cases,... […]

5 Things You Should Know About Debt Relief Lawyers

Is your combined monthly debt so high that you can't afford to pay your mortgage, utility bills, and car payment? If so, a debt relief lawyer might help. These legal professionals specialize in relieving the debt problems of their clients. And while hiring one won't make your money problems... […]

Ask the Readers: What Financial Mistake Still Haunts You Today?

Many people enjoy being scared, especially around Halloween. But the "spirits" and "monsters" you encounter at a haunted house generally leave you alone when you exit the house. This isn't the case with financial mistakes that may follow you for years to come. What financial... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 10/25

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The Smart Way to Pay for Cell Phone Service

The average person spends just under $100 per month on their smartphone bill. This can be a hefty amount for any single person or couple to contend with, especially if they're trying to save money. Fortunately, there are some cheaper options available, but it's important to first decide if a... […]

Best Money Tips: What You Need to Know About Black Friday 2016

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on things you need to know about this year’s Black Friday, ways to stay motivated when you’re already debt-free, and a few reasons why you should — and shouldn’t — keep all your accounts at the... […]

Be Careful Who You Owe: Here's Who Can Garnish Your Wages

Benjamin Franklin once said, "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Nowadays, some people would want to update that famous quote to include "debt." From student loans to alimony, there are several instances in which your employer must... […]