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5 Ways to Pay Off Your Student Debt Faster

Plenty of us face student debt payments every month. In fact, in the United States an estimated 40 million people have student loan debt. With the rising cost of education, loans are becoming an increasingly common way for people to pay for school. While compounding debt may feel overwhelming,... […]

3 Sneaky Ways Identity Thieves Can Access Your Data

You just can't be too careful nowadays. From 2010 to 2015, identity thieves have stolen $112 billion from U.S. consumers. A staggering 13.1 million victims of identify theft lost $15 billion in 2015 alone. To curb more cases of identity theft, more and more issuers of credit and debit cards are... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 9/1, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Saving on Cars! Learn about buying new vs. used, DIY repairs, saving at the mechanic and more! Let us know the last... […]

10 Questions to Ask Before Signing a Lease

So you've been searching for a place to live. You've looked at a bunch of different homes and apartments, driven all over town, and have finally decided on the one you want. It's perfect. But before you whip out the pen and commit to something, ask the following 10 questions. They could prevent you... […]

Best Money Tips: September Is the Best Time to Buy These Things

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the best things to buy in September, habits of effective savers, and tips for the budget-conscious traveler. Top 5 Articles September is the perfect time to buy these nine things — Labor Day marks the unofficial end... […]

What to Do When Your Belongings Get Stolen Abroad

No one wants to face the dreaded day when their belongings get stolen, and especially not when traveling abroad. You've surely done everything to avoid this outcome, and now all there is to do is take the practical steps to set everything right. This Is Not the Time to Panic Panicking will not... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 08/31

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Wickedly amazing Wednesday deals! Virtual Reality Headset 3D Glasses for Smartphone 88% off, 24" Towel Bar Brushed... […]

The 5 Best Pet Stain Removers

Accidents happen to the best of us, and our pets are no exception. Unfortunately, pet accidents can leave troubling stains and odors behind. A mix of vinegar, water, and baking soda can do wonders for pet stains, but when you need something heavy duty, you’ll want a quality pet stain and odor... […]

15 Delicious Dishes Made Better With Salsa

Is your refrigerator ever without a jar of salsa? Mine either. I love it so much that I keep buying different types: green, peach, mild, spicy, etc. Which makes it a great (and inexpensive) condiment to cook with. Here are 15 ways to think "beyond the dip." 1. Bye-Bye, Bland Chicken... […]

9 Great Stocks for Back-to-School Time

The kids are heading back to school, which means there's plenty of money being spent on notebooks, computers, and three-ring binders. The National Retail Federation reported that it expects $75.8 billion in back-to-school sales, up from $68 billion last year. That means many companies should see... […]