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Say No! 7 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Get Married if You're in Debt

Few things in life bring as much joy as an impending engagement and marriage. The anticipation, the planning, the celebration — the promise of marriage — bring out the very best in friends and family. But for young couples in debt, that promise can be soured by the realities. If marriage is part of your short-term plans, here are seven reasons to avoid tying the knot until you're both debt-free. […]

10 Great Reasons to Drink Wine

You may view wine as nothing more than a drink to complement your dinner. But while wine has an amazing way of bringing out the taste in certain foods, this isn't the only reason to enjoy an occasional glass. (See also: 10 Affordable Wines) In moderation, wine has many surprising health benefits. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Thursday 12/12

70% Off Gifts for Preschoolers - Today only! Great deals on preschool toys. SanDisk Ultra 32 GB MicroSDHC Memory Card $21.99 - 69% off! […]

9 Simple Ways to Stop Impulse Buying

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/9-simple-ways-to-stop-impulse-buying Changing your bad shopping habits isn't easy, but these simple strategies can help you lock down your impulse spending. […]

Best Money Tips: Things Not to Do at the Office Christmas Party

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on things not to do at the office Christmas party, dos and don'ts of Christmas giving, and why frugality may be hard for you. Top 5 Articles 12 Things Not to Do at the Office Christmas Party — Don't get drunk or eat like a pig at the office Christmas party. […]

The 5 Best Home Theater Projectors

For those who are a bit more ambitious in setting up their home entertainment systems, a television might not be large enough. If you're looking to maximize the size of your screen, a home theater projector might be the right machine for you. Projectors have gotten less expensive while their image quality has steadily grown higher. […]

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

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #MBTalks to participate. This week's topic: Mitigating Financial Risks! Join us as we talk about managing financial risks and the benefits of taking risks. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Wednesday 12/11

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9 Useful Kitchen Gifts

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/9-awesome-kitchen-gifts Running out of gift ideas? One of these useful items would be a welcome addition to any kitchen. […]

14 Gift Ideas for the Truly Broke

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/holiday-gift-giving-for-the-truly-broke What can you give during the holidays when you're tumbleweed-rolling-in-your-wallet broke? Look to your skills for inspiration. […]