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Why Millennials Should Embrace Credit Cards

Millennials are avoiding credit cards more than any other generation. Perhaps this is because they have witnessed their own parents struggling with debt, or they are already feeling overwhelmed by student loan repayments. While debt is a good thing to avoid, especially if you don't want to live... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Things to Do With $1,000

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on smart things to do with $1,000, easy ways to extend your vegetable growing season, and something to try when you’re too anxious to sleep. Top 5 Articles 5 Smart Things You Can Do With $1,000 Right Now — There... […]

The 5 Best Pet Flea Medications

Flea and tick bites can cause your pet discomfort and unhappiness. If left untreated, your pet can contract a number of illnesses, such as flea allergy dermatitis, skin infections and irritation, anemia, and even tapeworms. That’s why it’s important to treat infested areas as soon as... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 07/21

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 84% Off Colorful Butterfly Solar String Lights now only $11, 75% Off Folding Desk Lamp with Dimmable Touch Switch... […]

8 Reasons Frugal Families Love Boardgame Night

My siblings and I spent our childhood playing popular, mainstream board games. Monopoly, The Game of Life, Clue, Chinese Checkers, and Pictionary granted us hours of family fun, interrupted occasionally by a temper tantrum. Monopoly, as many people know, can be dull and brutal. Playing board games... […]

5 Ways to Ease Into a Day Job After Freelancing

Freelancing gives you the freedom to set your own hours and work at your own pace. Some people consider this the ideal situation, and after making the switch from employee to freelancer, they vow never to return to the workplace. Of course, anyone's professional situation — the amount of... […]

10 Surprising Foods You Can Turn Into Chips

There are few things I like more than a good chip. Crunchy, salty goodness — perfect for dunking into a bowl of ranch dip. You've heard of banana chips and potato chips, but what about tomato chips? Or zucchini chips? Turns out, there are many unexpected foods that can be turned into chips.... […]

Get the Airline Credit Card with the Best Sign-Up Bonus

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards?u... The right airline credit card sign-up bonus can be worth hundreds of... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Negotiating! Learn about when to negotiate, how to prepare for negotiations, and more! Let us know the last time you... […]

Is Uber Saving or Costing You Money?

Uber is more than just convenient; it can actually save you time and money. Everyday commuters are saving hundreds of dollars per month by foregoing their car in favor of rideshare apps like Uber. Businesses are also saving money by using Uber for their business transportation needs, rather than... […]