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9 Dumb Ways You're Going to Waste Money This Summer

There are a lot of great things about summer: long days, warm weather, and vacation season for families to do things together. But summer presents some unique opportunities to waste money. How many of these summer money hazards will leave you wondering where all your cash went? (See also: 7... […]

Best Money Tips: Simple Ways to Avoid Daily Money Traps

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on easy ways to avoid daily money traps, how to keep your beach vacation within budget, and the worst fee you can possibly pay. Top 5 Articles 6 Simple Ways to Avoid Daily Money Traps — Avoid unplanned shopping trips.... […]

What Is Power of Attorney?

Struggling with money issues or big medical decisions can happen to all of us. Aging, illness, or other factors can contribute to the difficulty. You can get help, though, through a legal document known as a power of attorney. In a power of attorney, you sign a document stating that another person... […]

Best Deals for Monday 06/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Awesome Monday deals! Natural Home Reuseable Produce Bags $3, Super Mini Extendable Selfie Stick $5, Equity by La... […]

6 Ways to Convince a Store Clerk to Give You a Deal

The time and effort required to "extreme coupon" is something that many of us would rather pass on. Instead, learn the right questions to ask store employees to score the best deal possible. Sometimes they'll pass along an exclusive coupon, and sometimes they'll drop clues on the... […]

9 Best Money Saving Channels on YouTube

What don't you use YouTube for? From learning how to reseal your kitchen sink to entertaining yourself with weird cat videos, YouTube has it all. YouTube can also help you save money, and I'm not just talking about saving money on free workout videos or cooking lessons, though those are also... […]

Do You Have Debt You Want to Pay Down Quickly? Here is the Fastest Method

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-fastest-method-to-eliminate-credit-card-debt?utm_so... If you have credit card debt you want to get rid of fast, you're not... […]

Save Money and Pay Less Interest with the BankAmericard Credit Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-credit-card-review?utm_source=wisebread&u... The BankAmericard Credit Card offers a low interest rate plus 0%... […]

How to Escape the Paycheck-to-Paycheck Cycle

If you're living paycheck to paycheck, you probably think it's a normal part of life and accept it for what it is. To that, I stick my tongue out and blow. There are plenty of people who've broken free from this rut, but your particular cycle won't break until you break it. Living paycheck to... […]

5 Reasons You Shouldn't Buy a House (Yet)

You hate sending that rent check to your landlord every month. The neighbors living above you have a newborn baby that cries all night long. And you dream of planting your own vegetable garden. In short, you're tired of renting and you want to buy your first home. But wanting to buy a home and... […]