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Living large on a small budget. Despite what you may have heard, you don't have to sacrifice your financial independence to enjoy life. We believe people on a budget can still enjoy fabulous and fun lives.

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Best Money Tips: Becoming Self-Sufficient

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips roundup! Today, we share advice on how to become more self-sufficient, and how to tell if something is a rip-off or a real deal. […]

Christmas Gifts for Teachers: 10 Great Possibilities

While there is no requirement for your child to give a holiday gift to his or her teacher, it is a pretty nice way to tell an educator “thank you.” My parents, both teachers, have received a wide variety of gifts from their students, and over careers of 30+ years, they have amassed some interesting items. […]

How to Buy Stocks, Priceline-Style

When Priceline burst onto the scene in 1998, it stood out because it offered would-be travelers a new, cheap way to book airline tickets. By allowing users to name their own prices, Priceline turned the online-travel world upside down. […]

Holiday Deals You Can Score This Week

The holiday shopping season has kicked into full gear. To help you find the absolute best deals out there, I snagged the Sunday paper and spent the last two days combing through it. Here are my top picks for chain store deals, suitable for the average household’s budget. […]

How to Save Your Family Memories With Cloud Computing

When I had dinner with some friends recently, I told them about a trip I will be taking next year to attend a cousin's wedding. […]

Ask the Readers: What's Your Favorite Toy/Gadget? (Win $100)

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/ask-the-readers-whats-your-favorite-toygadget-win-100 monopoly_go.jpg Tell us your favorite game or gadget for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift certificate! It can be any game or gadget--board games, iPhone apps, video games, kit […]

7 Easy Photoshop Fixes for Your Family Photos

This Small Business Series is brought to you by Veer.com. If you are the proud owner of a digital camera, chances are that you’ve got hundreds (if not thousands) of photos on your hard drive. […]

How to Make Money Tweeting

Do you use Twitter? Are you popular? Like, really popular? Do you have a whole bunch of followers? Well, if you’re nodding rapidly to all of these questions, you could make money some extra money by tweeting. It’s called sponsored tweeting, or pay per tweet. Paid endorsements are nothing new. […]

5 Fun Family Friendly Games for Your Holiday Party

During the holiday season most of us will attend gatherings with friends and family. If you have a big family like mine, then you know that the kids must be entertained after they finish the food. […]