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Living large on a small budget. Despite what you may have heard, you don't have to sacrifice your financial independence to enjoy life. We believe people on a budget can still enjoy fabulous and fun lives.

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6 Smart Ways to Use Garage Space

My husband and I spent our spring break this year clearing out and cleaning our garage. It had been filled with remnants from our move (nearly two years ago), random junk, and even… garbage. Now? The space is nearly empty, all 600 glorious square feet of it. And I'm wondering what we can do... […]

The Airline Lost Your Luggage. Now What?

The absolute worst thing that can happen to you when you arrive at the airport after a long trip is waiting at the luggage carousel and watching it stop as you stand there empty-handed. The airline has lost your bags and you're stranded in a foreign country with no toothbrush, no shampoo, and no... […]

7 Things You Should Know Before Buying a Foreclosed Home

You're ready to buy a home, but you're also looking for a bargain. A foreclosed home seems like the ideal solution: You know that foreclosed properties typically sell for less — sometimes much less — than homes listed and sold on the open market by real estate agents and owners. But... […]

The 5 Best Oil Absorbing Sheets

If you’ve ever been embarrassed by excess oil, sweat, or shine on your face, then affordable oil absorbing sheets can provide the solution you’ve been looking for. Best of all, they are affordable, portable, and disposable, so they can be used anytime, anywhere to remove excess oil and... […]

6 Ways Envy Is Keeping You Poor

There are seven deadly sins. Envy is perhaps the most soul crushing. Unlike greed, gluttony, sloth, pride, lust, and even wrath, envy can be debilitating. It can take over your every thought, and turn a once happy person into someone obsessed with another's possessions, qualities, or day-to-day... […]

10 Easy Ways to Get Your Finances Fit For Summer

Summer is just around the corner, and the warm weather and extra free time can put a big ding in your finances. Stay proactive about potential summertime overspending by implementing these smart strategies that'll have you headed into the season financially fit. 1. Review Your Current Budget It's... […]

Ask the Readers: How Do You Keep It Frugal on Mother's Day?

Mother's Day is coming up! Retailers want to convince you that you need a giant bouquet, fine jewelry, and a restaurant dinner to show your mom you love her, but frugalites — and moms — know better. You can absolutely celebrate Mother's Day without breaking the bank. All it takes is a... […]

Can You Really Save With Amazon Prime Pantry?

Amazon is the go-to website for many looking to save money. I am a huge fan of using Amazon to price-match Target and Walmart merchandise, and I take full advantage of the Subscribe & Save program. However, one newer program, Prime Pantry, has a lot of shoppers confused. At first look, Prime... […]

Best Money Tips: Fastest Ways to Make Cheap, Healthy Meals

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found helpful articles on the fastest ways to prepare cheap and healthy meals, insurance add-ons that are worth it, and things that every college grad needs to know. Top 5 Articles The Fastest Ways to Prepare Cheap and Healthy Meals at Home... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 05/03

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Our Tuesday treats include Grabber Toe Warmers 84%, Pink Rod Makeup Brush Cosmetic Set 68%, SHARKK® Lawn Aerator... […]