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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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Best Deals for Wednesday 04/15

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Clearance Apparel & Shoes at Target: Up to 60% off + 10% off 2, Ace Hardware coupon: $10 off $40, 6x8-Foot... […]

Why This Thing in Your Wallet Is Almost Useless Today

Fewer and fewer people are using travelers checks today, but at one time they were considered a popular form of payment when traveling abroad: There was about $9 billion in travelers checks outstanding back in 1996. Fast forward to February 2015, and that value has dramatically dropped to just $2.9... […]

20 Easy and Delicious Granola Recipes

Hey, granola lovers! If you're not already making your own toasted oat and nut cereal, then shame on you. Not only is it much cheaper, but it's incredibly easy. For those of you who aren't believers, granola makes a healthy and hearty breakfast or snack, and the options are endless. Hopefully the... […]

20 Easy and Delicious Granola Recipes

Hey, granola lovers! If you're not already making your own toasted oat and nut cereal, then shame on you. Not only is it much cheaper, but it's incredibly easy. For those of you who aren't believers, granola makes a healthy and hearty breakfast or snack, and the options are endless. Hopefully the... […]

10 Relationship Rules You Should Be Breaking

I don't know what it was like to be in a serious relationship back in the day — pre-social media, I mean — but I can imagine that it was much easier than it is in 2015. So much has changed over the past 20 — heck, even 10 — years that some of the most trusted and seemingly... […]

10 Relationship Rules You Should Be Breaking

I don't know what it was like to be in a serious relationship back in the day — pre-social media, I mean — but I can imagine that it was much easier than it is in 2015. So much has changed over the past 20 — heck, even 10 — years that some of the most trusted and seemingly... […]

5 Easy Ways to Start Green Investing

We'd all love to invest our money in a way that benefits our finances while helping to build a better world. If that sounds like a pipe dream to you, it's not. Impact investing is a growing trend, and there are plenty of ways to do well and do good with your money. Here are five classes of green... […]

5 Fun Money Boosts That Grow Your Savings

Earning extra money is my go-to method for boosting any savings goal. Saving dough is one way to boost your nest egg, but earning extra cash can really put it into overdrive. My husband and I are planning to move across the country during the summer, so we need extra money to put into our... […]

5 Fun Money Boosts That Grow Your Savings

Earning extra money is my go-to method for boosting any savings goal. Saving dough is one way to boost your nest egg, but earning extra cash can really put it into overdrive. My husband and I are planning to move across the country during the summer, so we need extra money to put into our... […]

7 Ways to Actually Take All Your Vacation Days This Year

Nearly everyone recognizes the importance of taking a break from work. Time off makes workers happier, helps them rest, allows them to do things that they love, and improves their attitude and focus at work when they return. Why, then, did 41% of American workers plan to not use their vacation... […]