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Underpaid? Here’s How to Fix It.

Are you underpaid? If yes, are you prepared to do something about it? The folks at GetRaised.com are willing to bet $20 that you’ll have your raise inside of six months with their help. Find Out Where You Are on the Pay Scale By simply inputting your career, location, and income data, GetRaised will tell you if you may be underpaid or not. […]

5 Hi-Tech To-Do Lists: Get It Done!

While I still have those days where I write all of my important tasks on the back of an envelope or on my refrigerator white board, my most solid planning is done with a more technological flavor. Whether I’m at my desk, checking up on things with my iPhone, or utilizing cloud applications from a friend’s PC, the options for managing a busy […]

Ask the Readers: What About Money DON'T You Know? (Chance to Win!)

Think you have ALL the answers? Chances are good that you don't! All of us have a chance to learn more than we already know, especially when it comes to money. Maybe you're unaware of the tax laws that could save your business money. […]

Bank-Based Small-Dollar Loans: An Alternative to Payday Loans

Payday loans — your neighborhood loan shark in a retail box — have emerged as a hugely profitable underbelly to the banking business. Short-term loans with off-the-scale annual percentage rates that can exceed 500 percent are a growth industry in tough economic times; the industry raked in 42 billion dollars last year. […]

Get Free Media Software for Your Windows PC

One of the advantages of Apple computers is that they come with pre-installed software like Apple's iLife. iLife includes programs for managing digital photos, editing home movies, producing music, and making websites. The great news is that Windows users no longer have to be left out of the fun. […]

Why You Should Follow Google's 20% Rule

Google is consistently mentioned as one of the greatest companies to work for, and it's not hard to see why. They have sweet perks, super-smart people creating products that millions of people use, and a unique mentality about work. It's that very mentality that drives their policy of 20% time. […]

Website 101: How to Build a Site and Get It Online

For the technology-challenged person, the idea of creating your own website may seem overwhelming, perhaps even impossible. This is why a lot of people hire web designers. […]

Best Money Tips: 4 Ways to Fight Procrastination

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips roundup! Today, we share tips to fight procrastination, make money by watching TV, process the odds and ends around your house, and easy ways to make a difference. Top 5 Articles How to Overcome Procrastination: 4 Classic and Essential Tips — Tackle the hardest task of the day first. […]

Black Friday Deals: A Sneak Peek

ShareThisLook for a sneak peek at some hot Black Friday Deals? Several stores have already released their discount lists. We’ve got the round-up right here.     Kohls is planning to open at 3am on Friday November 26, and at 6am on Saturday November 27. […]