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12 Ways to Make Yourself Save More Money

Saving money isn't something that comes naturally to most people. In fact, research has shown people with less money tend to have a more difficult time making financial and time management-related decisions. (See also: Brain Hacks for Better Investment Decisions) In short, the psychological factors involved with saving money matter — a lot. […]

Best Money Tips: Things You Can Sell to Make Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on things you can sell to make money, money lessons from toddlers, and ways your bank may be ripping you off. Top 5 Articles 20 Things You Can Sell To Make Money — You can sell rooms in your home and musical skills to make some extra cash. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Friday 10/25

Free App of the Day: Sketchbook Mobile - With this full-featured drawing app, you can follow your artistic bliss with millions of colors and your screen as your canvas. […]

50 Ways to Feel Better About Yourself Right Now

When you're feeling down, turn things around with a few tips and tricks for thinking about things differently. No need to wallow when there are quick and simple ways to feel better about yourself. Hey, we've all been there. Feeling down can be triggered by a bad hair day, not being able to get over a mistake, or waking up 10 minutes late. […]

Best Money Tips: Personal Finance Tips for Forgetful People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on personal finance tips for forgetful people, coping with job loss, and networking without breaking the bank. Top 5 Articles 6 Personal Finance Tips For Forgetful People — If you are forgetful, set aside a specific day to pay your bills so you don't forget to pay them. […]

6 Classic Horror Movies in the Public Domain and Free to Watch

The cool thing about old horror movies is that a lot of them are in the public domain. Strange as it might sound to us standing on this side of history, no one thought that owning the copyright to "Night of the Living Dead" was terribly important at the time. That's why you can find it just about anywhere, from Netflix to YouTube. […]

15 Halloween Costumes for People Who Hate Dressing Up

If you are reading this article, you are probably one of two things: Someone who doesn't like dressing up for Halloween, but must in order to attend a party and/or adhere to social norms. Someone who does like dressing up, but is close to a person who doesn't. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Thursday 10/24

Free App of the Day: Sprinkle Islands - Titan burns again! Award winning, fire-fighting, water-physics puzzler Sprinkle is back with an all new adventure. Camp Chef OS132 Super Outdoor/Indoor Movie Screen $154.99 (from $320.84) - 52% off! […]

Declutter Your Home in 10 Minutes

I'm sure I'm not the only one around here who hates cleaning the house. Although I want to be tidy, I'm naturally a "cluttery" person, and most of the time my home reflects that. When I tidy up, I tend to clean here or there with no real focus or method, which means that clutter gets managed but never fully cleaned up. […]

Shrink Your Utility Bill by Plugging These Surprising Home Energy Leaks

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the average family spends more than $1,600 annually on utility bills. This breaks down to about $133 a month. (See also: How The Rest of the World Saves Energy) After a close evaluation of your utility bills, you may discover that your annual energy costs are higher than the average. There's plenty you can do to lower your costs. […]