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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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8 Life Skills Every Freelancer Needs

Eight years ago, I decided to ditch my commute, mothball my business casual wardrobe, and fully commit to building a freelance writing and content management business. With nearly 12 years of professional experience behind me, I knew I could handle the business basics of a freelance life. From... […]

How to Use Miles and Points for a Big Award Trip

Would you like to take a big trip to another part of the world? Wouldn't we all! But for most of us, spending tens of thousands of dollars on an epic excursion just isn't in our budgets. But there are people who regularly take these kind of big international vacations by using their points and... […]

Best Money Tips: Creative Ways to Get Paid to Work Out

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to get paid to work out, items under $10 that can save you money, and Gmail features that will make you more efficient. Top 5 Articles 17 Creative Ways to Get Paid to Work Out — Get paid to deliver... […]

Which United MileagePlus Credit Card Should You Get?

United is one of the largest airlines in the world, with several important hubs and an impressive global network. It's MileagePlus frequent flyer program is also very valuable, as it allows members to earn and redeem points on 26 other Star Alliance carriers as well as several other non-alliance... […]

5 Tricks to Beating Budget Burnout

A budget might restrict spending, but it's one of the best ways to stay in control of your money. You're able to save more and live within your means, which means fewer financial stresses. But even if you know the importance of budgeting and you're making progress, pinching pennies, depriving... […]

12 Reasons to Stop Eating Sugar Forever

I love sugar. I consume plenty of healthy food each day, but my sweet tooth is my downfall and prevents me from being in better shape. And it turns out that sugar is even worse for you than the general news would have you believe. Here are the top 12 reasons to give up sugar (specifically refined... […]

15 Awesomely Fun Toys You Can DIY

Have you been to a toy store lately? There are gadgets and dolls and blocks and other stuff for every age and every stage. So many options, in fact, that it can get quite overwhelming to choose something for your child. Plus, the prices on most of these toys are absolutely outrageous. So dig... […]

7 Easy Ways to Invest in China

China, with its 1.4 billion people, is overwhelming in size. Investing in China can be daunting. But it also poses a huge opportunity. There are a number of good ways for the American investor to benefit from China's economic growth. And you don't need to know Chinese, or even learn a lot about... […]

How to Work at Home Without Driving Your Spouse Nuts

Your spouse has just accepted a work-from-home job. You already have one. And while this work arrangement comes with plenty of perks — no more commutes, no more sneaky text messages to your spouse while you're hiding from your boss — it also comes with plenty of potential... […]

10 Tips for Camping Cooking

Imagine, if you will the smell of fresh coffee and bacon frying, a flannel-lined sleeping bag, and finding the constellation Orion in the night sky. Whatever your favorite aspect is about camping, a little organization beforehand definitely enhances the experience, so below are some tips about how... […]