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8 Sneaky Ways You're Being Upsold

Upselling is defined as "a sales technique whereby a seller induces the customer to purchase more expensive items, upgrades, or other add-ons in an attempt to make a more profitable sale." And it can be used in almost every industry where money changes hands for goods and services. Most... […]

Best Deals for Friday 10/28

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 78% Off Side Cut Manual Can Opener in Easy Turn Design, 71% Off Wireless Closet Stick-on 5-LED Motion Sensor Night... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Age Well on a Shoestring Budget

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on aging well on a shoestring budget, saving money at the gym, and budgeting when you live in an expensive city. Top 5 Articles 10 Ways to Age Well on a Shoestring Budget — It's important to maintain connections with... […]

7 Simple Ways to Protect Yourself From Medical Records Theft

Hacker attacks on medical records are exploding, with more than 113 million health files stolen in 2015. Criminals are using health records to commit medical identity theft, a crime that causes even more suffering than financial identity theft. Think having credit cards or a mortgage opened in... […]

Shoveling Snow and 5 Other Things Robots Can Do for You

Robots have both fascinated and frightened us since inventor George Devol created the first artificial agent capable of automatic mechanical action in 1954. (In other words, a robotic arm.) Since then, subcultures have emerged that simultaneously revere and revile robots, resulting in countless... […]

Save Money on Interest with the BankAmericard® Credit Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-credit-card-review?utm_source=wisebread&u... Save hundreds of dollars with the BankAmericard Credit Card's low... […]

Get the Most From Your Airline Miles in These 5 Overlooked Cities

Arguably the best part of joining a frequent flyer program is when you've earned enough to redeem for a free plane ticket. There are ways to get more value out of your miles, though, than just getting a ticket for the first place that comes to mind. For starters, international destinations are a... […]

Reach Your Money Goals Faster With a Simple Naming Trick

I used to feel crushed by my to-do list. I could never complete all the tasks on the list according to my (unrealistic) schedule, so I always felt like a loser. Even when I did complete all the tasks on my daily list, I never felt the sense of accomplishment that I hoped for. What Would Han Solo... […]

Best Money Tips: Easy Ways to Prevent Seasonal Affective Disorder

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on easy ways to prevent seasonal affective disorder, how to save big on things you’re already buying, and things you can carve that aren’t pumpkins. Top 5 Articles 13 Easy Ways To Prevent Seasonal Depression... […]

The 5 Best Travel Toiletry Bags

The right toiletry bag can organize your shaving essentials, personal hygiene products, and makeup, so you can easily access them on your next trip. It will also ensure that your favorite items won’t spill out into your suitcase. What Is a Travel Toiletry Bag? A travel toiletry bag can... […]