Wise Bread

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.

Latest Posts from Wise Bread (page 420)

Bigger Paycheck or Bigger Tax Refund — Which Should You Pick?

One of the earliest money lessons that I remember learning from my financial planner father was the correct protocol for tax refunds: The ideal situation is to receive a modest refund of $500 or less. (See also: 12 Smart Ways to Spend $500) This advice struck a chord because it made perfect sense.... […]

The 9 Types of Horrible Bosses – And How to Manage Them

Unless you happen to be self-employed or independently wealthy, you will have a boss. I have had many different bosses over my 20 years in the ad business, and they have ranged from the sublime to the just plain awful. Here are nine types of frustrating bosses you can expect to encounter, and the... […]

The 9 Types of Horrible Bosses – And How to Manage Them

Unless you happen to be self-employed or independently wealthy, you will have a boss. I have had many different bosses over my 20 years in the ad business, and they have ranged from the sublime to the just plain awful. Here are nine types of frustrating bosses you can expect to encounter, and the... […]

Best Money Tips: Crazy Spring Cleaning Hacks

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on crazy spring cleaning hacks, over 30 ways to use baby oil, and things you don’t need to be happier in life. Top 5 Articles 9 Crazy Spring Cleaning Hacks — Pour some vodka into a spray bottle and... […]

Everything You Need to Know About Fancy Coffee in One Infographic

If you have walked into a coffee shop anywhere, then you know that coffee isn't just coffee — there are many varieties of this roasty, aromatic drink. But what’s the difference between a cappuccino and a macchiato, and how do you get the new barista to make you a cup of Café Bombón?... […]

Best Deals for Monday 03/30

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Burlington Coat Factory Clearance Sale: Up to 90% off, Gap coupon: Extra 40% off sitewide + free 2-day shipping,... […]

Best Deals for Monday 03/30

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Burlington Coat Factory Clearance Sale: Up to 90% off, Gap coupon: Extra 40% off sitewide + free 2-day shipping,... […]

10 Airline Perks From Yesteryear That Seem Unbelievable Today

If you've taken a flight recently, you've probably noticed just how much service has declined. In most cases, meals are no longer free. Checked bags cost money. You have to pay for a movie or TV show, and sometimes the headphones too. Beer, wine, and spirits are extra. Plus, if you're flying coach,... […]

5 Things You Shouldn't Order on Amazon

When I'm in the market to purchase, well, anything, I usually first check Amazon to find the best price. Over the years, however, I've noticed that I can't just use the site as a one-stop shop for everything on my list. Some things are simply cheaper elsewhere. (I've even started using the... […]

5 Things You Shouldn't Order on Amazon

When I'm in the market to purchase, well, anything, I usually first check Amazon to find the best price. Over the years, however, I've noticed that I can't just use the site as a one-stop shop for everything on my list. Some things are simply cheaper elsewhere. (I've even started using the... […]