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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. […]

Best Money Tips: Contributing to Charities Without Donating Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on contributing to charity without donating money, saving this holiday season, and risks happy people take every day. Top 5 Articles How Can I Contribute to Charities Without Donating Money? — Using a charity credit card is a great way to contribute to charity without donating money. […]

The 5 Best Computer Mice

We've gone through one of the fundamental computer input devices, the keyboard, so it's time to focus our attention on the other — the mouse. While the basic function of a mouse remains largely the same between models, there are lots of small details that can make a world of difference. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 10/24, 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 #SuperSavers to participate. This week's topic: How are you saving for retirement? […]

Amazon Raises Free Shipping Minimum to $35

Have you heard? Amazon's Free Super Saver Shipping for $25 orders is a thing of the past. You now need to spend $35 to qualify for free shipping. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Wednesday 10/23

Free App of the Day: Notepad Pro ++ - A practical notepad that allows you to save notes quickly in your tablet or smartphone. Use it to save shopping lists, dates to remember or other important things you need to keep track of. Plantronics M50 Bluetooth Headset $29.77 (from $49.99) - 40% off! […]