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Lose Weight and Eat Better With the 8 Best Diet Apps

Staying accountable and keeping track of what you eat when you diet are two things that contribute to a successful weight loss program. With an increasing number of people carrying a smartphone with them everywhere they go, dieting apps make it possible to remain accountable to your goals and keep track of what you eat no matter where you are. […]

Want Stylish Shoes That Last for Years? Try Frye

I hate how stereotypically girly this sounds, but I really like buying shoes. Well, no — I don't like buying shoes. I like having shoes. I like having cute shoes. […]

Best Deals for Friday 07/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals Crocs Shoes: Up to 75% off, 10x10-Foot Greenhouse $130, Sevylor 2-Person Inflatable Kayak $75, and more! […]

Make Your Own Eco-Friendly Dryer Sheets

Not only is this laundry solution seriously smart, it is also awesomely eco-friendly. For only pennies, you'll have dryer sheets that can be used over and over and over again. What makes these dryer sheets better than their store-bought counterparts is they can be personalized with your favorite scent and are free of any toxic additives. […]

Best Money Tips: Questions to Ask When Buying a Used Car

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on questions to ask when buying a used car, summer fun for frugalists, and resume tips and tricks. Top 5 Articles 8 Questions to Ask When Buying a Used Car — When buying a used car, be sure to ask for an accident record and maintenance records. […]

9 Places to Go to Beat the Summer Heat

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/9-places-to-go-to-beat-the-summer-heat From pools to libraries and much more, stay cool without raising your electric bill by visiting one of these inexpensive (or free!) spots. […]

Is Your Apple Dangerous? How to Eat Fewer Pesticides (and Save Money)

One of the biggest concerns in food safety today is our intake of chemicals that are sprayed on fresh produce. Fungicides, insecticides, and other chemicals are the price we pay for, uniform, beautiful, and bountiful fruits and vegetables. […]

Best Deals for Thursday 07/18

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals 36" Magnetic Screen Door $8, Macy's Fashion Clearance: Up to 75% off, 40-Can Beach Chair Cooler $15, and more! […]

25 Thoughtful and Frugal Personalized Gift Ideas

Personalized gifts are a great way to show others that you took the time and effort to find or make a thoughtful gift just for them. Such tokens of affection are even better when they can be done on a budget. Here are some customized gift ideas that will please both giver and receiver. (See also: 25 Gifts You Can Make Today) 1. […]

Best Money Tips: Save Money as a Wedding Guest

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on saving money as a wedding guest, getting your family on board to save dough, and spotting a horrible roommate before moving in. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Save Money as a Wedding Guest — If you want to save money as a wedding guest, consider making your own gift. […]