Wise Bread

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 Thursday 12/18/14

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today eBay Last Minute Gifts Sale: Up to 93% off, JCPenney Holiday Huge Sale: Up to 80% off, Maidenform Women's Bras at... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 12/18/14

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today eBay Last Minute Gifts Sale: Up to 93% off, JCPenney Holiday Huge Sale: Up to 80% off, Maidenform Women's Bras at... […]

10 Things in Your Pantry That Don't Last as Long as You Think

There's kind of a general assumption that "non-perishable" food means that it'll last forever. That's far from accurate, however, and if you're not careful, consuming out-of-date or spoiled pantry items means your meals won't be as nutritious or flavorful as they might be — and you... […]

10 Things in Your Pantry That Don't Last as Long as You Think

There's kind of a general assumption that "non-perishable" food means that it'll last forever. That's far from accurate, however, and if you're not careful, consuming out-of-date or spoiled pantry items means your meals won't be as nutritious or flavorful as they might be — and you... […]

Mick Jagger Rarely Buys New and 4 Other Smart Money Lessons From Thrifty Musicians

If you listen to entertainment gossip, you'd believe that most musicians don't know what they're doing with their money. After all: Willie Nelson had to record an album to pay the $16.7 million to the IRS.   Lionel Richie owed $1.1 million in unpaid taxes to the IRS at one point. ... […]

Mick Jagger Rarely Buys New and 4 Other Smart Money Lessons From Thrifty Musicians

If you listen to entertainment gossip, you'd believe that most musicians don't know what they're doing with their money. After all: Willie Nelson had to record an album to pay the $16.7 million to the IRS.   Lionel Richie owed $1.1 million in unpaid taxes to the IRS at one point. ... […]

10 Financial Moves You Can Make During Your Commute

Let's be honest: commuting stinks. I spend more than an hour each way into work every day, and I often feel like it's a waste of time. But I've also learned that the time can be very valuable, if I use it smartly. (See also: 13 Things Successful People Do Every Morning) If you're wondering how to... […]

5 Signs You Were Raised by Parents With Bad Social Skills

Do you have bad social skills? Chances are you inherited your habits from your parents. I'm speaking from personal experience here, as my mom and dad will tell you they aren't the most socially gifted in the bunch. I have struggled for years to overcome some bad habits combined with my own special... […]

5 Signs You Were Raised by Parents With Bad Social Skills

Do you have bad social skills? Chances are you inherited your habits from your parents. I'm speaking from personal experience here, as my mom and dad will tell you they aren't the most socially gifted in the bunch. I have struggled for years to overcome some bad habits combined with my own special... […]

7 Overpriced Holiday Gifts You Should Skip

Even the most frugal of shoppers can become very loose with their hard-earned money when it comes to getting gifts for loved ones around the holidays. But, just because they've asked for it, it doesn't mean you should throw down a ton of money to get it. Many of these gifts are overpriced, and you... […]