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Best Money Tips: Cheap and Easy Halloween Costumes for Pets

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on cheap and easy costumes for pets, conquering lifestyle creep, and going green to save money. Top 5 Articles 10 Ceap and Easy Halloween Costumes for Pets — Do you dress your pet up for Halloween? [Living... […]

Best Money Tips: Cheap and Easy Halloween Costumes for Pets

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on cheap and easy costumes for pets, conquering lifestyle creep, and going green to save money. Top 5 Articles 10 Ceap and Easy Halloween Costumes for Pets — Do you dress your pet up for Halloween? [Living... […]

5 Customer Service Battles You Just Can't Win

Regular readers of my articles will know that I am something of a consumer watchdog. But even I have to admit that some battles cannot be won. They can certainly be fought, but you will end up wasting your time and money trying to get any kind of outcome on the following five customer service... […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Celebrate Halloween?

Get ready, folks! Witches and mummies and ice princesses will roam the night in just a few weeks. But even if you're not in costume, there are many other ways to have fun on Halloween. Do you celebrate Halloween? What traditions do you have for this holiday — costume parties,... […]

5 Voices to Tune Out When Managing Your Finances

Having trouble managing your money? Be careful where you turn for advice. Most of us are inclined to take at least some advice seriously, but who should you trust? And just as importantly, who shouldn't you trust? (See also: Investment Advice You Never Want to Hear From a Financial Advisor) Here... […]

5 Voices to Tune Out When Managing Your Finances

Having trouble managing your money? Be careful where you turn for advice. Most of us are inclined to take at least some advice seriously, but who should you trust? And just as importantly, who shouldn't you trust? (See also: Investment Advice You Never Want to Hear From a Financial Advisor) Here... […]

13 Things People With Good Table Manners Never Do

"Elbows off the table!" Think you're already prepared to dine with royalty, or do you need to be re-schooled in how to eat like a human being? Let's find out with this list of things that people with good table manners would never do. (See also: 10 Rules of Etiquette That Everyone Should... […]

The 5 Most Dangerous Things Hiding in Your Home Right Now

Our homes are full of potentials for danger — lit candles left unattended, poisonous cleaning agents, hot stove burners. But there are a number of less-conspicuous danger-prone items in the home that all too often fly under the radar — and for that reason they are doubly dangerous. (See... […]

The 5 Most Dangerous Things Hiding in Your Home Right Now

Our homes are full of potentials for danger — lit candles left unattended, poisonous cleaning agents, hot stove burners. But there are a number of less-conspicuous danger-prone items in the home that all too often fly under the radar — and for that reason they are doubly dangerous. (See... […]

15 Times When You Really Should Bring a Gift

Gift giving can be awkward and the etiquette tricky to navigate. Close friends and family who are possibly gift-worthy don't tend to ask for gifts outright on the invite, and many times, you don't want to ask if you need to bring a gift, either! (See also: 9 Gifts to Give to the Neighbor You... […]