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Best Deals for Thursday 07/23

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th Sale: Up to 81% off + 25% off, Designer Living coupon: 25% off sitewide, Spirit... […]

5 Easy Things Science Says You Should Do for Your Body Every Day

It can be hard to take care of yourself. So hard that in some circles, "self-care" is quickly becoming a buzzword. Even if the concept of self-care intimidates or confounds you — maybe you're wondering where you will ever find time to do one more thing — think about starting... […]

6 Foods That Are Actually Cheaper At Whole Foods

Whole Foods is working hard to shake off its reputation as "Whole Paycheck." And now that more and more major chains are increasing their offering of organic and socially responsible food items, Whole Foods is lowering its prices to prove that it doesn't cost an arm or leg to shop at its... […]

5 Reasons July Is a Great Month for Stocks

If you think traders are off summer vacationing, think again. There's a lot of action in the markets during the summertime, particularly in July, which makes it a great time to rebalance your portfolio — or pull the trigger on the trades you've been scheming about. No doubt, timing the market... […]

10 Everyday Inconveniences We Don't Miss

When thinking about the "chores" we have to do these days, it's laughable how easy we have it. Our ancestors would spend hours washing clothes using a washboard and a mangle. Doing the dishes after a big meal took an eternity, with two people washing and drying. And before microwaves,... […]

The 5 Best Hair Straighteners

When you want straight, smooth, shiny hair, a hair straightener can help you achieve it in no time. A straightener can also be used to create voluminous curls and waves. Choosing the right flat iron will pay off over time by helping you create salon quality results at home and by providing you with... […]

Which Credit Cards Have the Best Travel Redemption Value?

Travel rewards cards have come a long way and cardholders can take advantage of opportunities to get more value from their points. While co-branded airline credit cards offer special benefits to frequent flyers of one specific airline, general travel rewards cards can offer more flexibilty in... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/23, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #HowAmericaPays to participate. This week's topic: How America Pays for College! Learn about how much families spend on college, paying... […]

Best Money Tips: Organize Your Life and Save Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to organize your life and save money, how to ask for a promotion, and ways to make your batteries last longer. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Organize Your Life and Save Money — Keep a family calendar to... […]

The 6 Best Natural Sunscreens

We're in the thick of summer now — have you found a good sunscreen yet? Of course, wearing sun protection is important all year round. And since we rub it directly into our skin, we want to make sure it's the safest, most effective cream it can be. Here are a few of the top skin-friendly... […]