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The 5 Best Resistance Bands

Resistance bands are an important part of any home exercise program. This versatile tool in your fitness arsenal can help you achieve a number of strength training routines from any area of your home. The affordable, easily-accessible bands of latex can help build muscle, increase flexibility, and... […]

5 Best Credit Cards for People Who Hate Credit Cards

Some people really hate credit cards. Whether it’s due to poor experiences with customer service, unexpected fees and extra charges because of complicated fine print, or trying to earn rewards points and miles only to find out they expire or otherwise wasted because of redemption issues, you... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Frugal Father's Day! Learn about saving on gifts, activities, and more! Let us know your Father's Day plans and the most... […]

8 Old School Manners We Want Back

Do you groan when you think about manners? Do you remember your cotillion or your mother telling you to chew with your mouth closed? I get it. But the thing is, manners were important to people for a reason. They were based on common courtesies that people wanted to see reflected throughout... […]

Best Money Tips: Avoid These Mistakes in Salary Negotiations

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on mistakes to avoid in salary negotiations, how to turn free work into a paying gig, and things you should never flush down the toilet. Top 5 Articles Negotiate a Higher Salary By Avoiding These 5 Mistakes —... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 06/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today $2 off one Advil product, Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store: 60% off one full-priced item, Barneys Warehouse Sale:... […]

15 Great Brand Name Beauty Buys Under $10

Sometimes, a small beauty purchase is enough to satiate that urge to try something new. If you're trying to keep your beauty budget on the low side, check out these 15 great brand name beauty buys for under $10. 1. Rosebud Salve The classic Rosebud Salve by Rosebud Perfume Co. is a cult favorite... […]

5 Things in Your Garage That Have Serious Re-Sale Value

Can't fit your car in the garage? It might be time to do a deep cleaning. Before anything hits the trash though, take a step back: there are probably a number of items you have stowed away that could earn you some impressive cash. Check out the ideas below, and feel free to share your tips of the... […]

14 Convenience Foods I Refuse to Do Without

Convenience foods really can save money. For instance, if faced with the choice of either grabbing fast food or purchasing some convenience foods at the grocery store, you are better off buying bagged salad or jarred sauce. And if you work, have a relationship, kids, pets, and outside interests,... […]

6 Retirement Rules You Should Be Breaking

Are there right and wrong ways to retire? While that's a relative question, there are retirement rules that are in your best interest to follow — and those you might want to break. Consider these six retirement rules you might be better off ignoring. 1. Depending on a Pension or Social... […]