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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 Deals for Wednesday 10/15

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today JCPenney: Extra 20% off apparel and accessories w/ coupon, Extra 50% off Shoes at Tilly's, Kitchen Items at... […]

87% of Homebuyers Think They Know How Much Home They Can Afford (But They Really Don't)

Seven years ago, when my husband and I were house hunting, we were sure we knew how much house we could “afford.” However, once we started really looking at the numbers, and comparing costs to our situation, we discovered that we really didn’t have an idea of what we could really... […]

20 Ways to Entertain Your Kids for Free

If you've ever been stuck wondering what to do with your kids on the weekend, this list is for you. You don't need to spend a dime to entertain your family and bond in the process. Sometimes the best things in life really are free! (See also: 47 cheap, Fun Things to Do This Weekend) 1. Visit Your... […]

6 Signs That You're Sleep Deprived

Yawns, irritability, lack of oomph. These are the tell-tale signs of sleep deprivation we're all familiar with. But studies show a shortage of slumber can have far greater — and stranger — consequences on our bodies and minds. (See also: 8 Hours? 9 Hours? This Is How Much Sleep You... […]

The 5 Best Rechargeable Batteries

Modern electronics are getting ever more powerful and coming with ever more capabilities, but no matter how great your electronic device is, it's powerless when it runs out of batteries. With that in mind, finding batteries that will keep your gadgets going is of the utmost... […]

14 Signs You Have a Toxic Relationship With Money

We obsess over it, we hoard it, we covet it, and we hate it… all at the same time. Our relationship with money is anything but simple. Ironically, it's that same relationship that influences how much of the green stuff we'll have. Those that maintain a healthy relationship with money... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Make a Better Budget Today

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles with helpful tips to make your budget better, the smartest way to repay your student loans, and the only legit reasons to work for free. Top 5 Articles 17 Ways to Make Your Budget Better – Starting Today... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 10/14

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today PacSun: Up to 70% off with deals from $2, Spanx: Up to 72% off + extra 25% off, Down Alternative Queen or King... […]

20 Fun Ways to Use Pumpkin

While we may be sad to say goodbye to summer, the appearance of pumpkins cheers us up. They are a reminder of upcoming holidays — Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Spices frequently used with pumpkin trigger our olfactory senses, which give us excitement and happy memories. It is no... […]

Ask the Readers: What Do You Like Most About Autumn?

Has the season changed where you live, yet? Many places still feel the summer heat, but other regions are cooling down for Autumn. That means costumes and turkeys and falling foliage — not to mention pumpkin spice! What do you like most about Autumn? What seasonal traditions do you and your... […]