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5 Ways to Score Cheap Rent — Without Annoying Roommates

The United States is in the midst of a rent affordability crisis. While financial advisers will tell you housing should cost no more than 30% of your income, the reality for many people is that rent is commonly much, much more. In fact, half of all renters across the nation spend well more than... […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Find Re-gifting Socially Acceptable?

Re-gifting used to be a little taboo — we may do it, but we don't like to talk about it. Not anymore! In fact, the American Express Spending & Savings Tracker found that 76% of people think it's socially acceptable to re-gift — up from 73% in 2013 and 71% in 2012. Surprisingly... […]

8 Personal Finance Moves You Can Make While Jogging

Exercise is important, right? It makes us happier, healthier, and (if you're anything like me) takes everyday stress down to a manageable level. But it can also take quite a bit of time. (See also: 10 Financial Moves You Can Make During Your Commute) Wouldn't it be better if you could multitask... […]

Scientists Say These 8 Cheap Buys Can Boost Your Mood

They say that money can't buy happiness. But a few bucks can help you buy something to boost your mood. What should you be shopping for when you're having an off day? Take a look at these inexpensive and proven selections. 1. A Cup of Chamomile Tea Author and registered dietitian Sharon Palmer... […]

Best Money Tips: Productivity Hacks Backed by Science

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on productivity hacks backed by science, simple tricks to revive everyday items, and tips for last-minute holiday shopping. Top 5 Articles 6 Productivity Hacks Backed by Science — Looking at cute animals... […]

Best Money Tips: Productivity Hacks Backed by Science

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on productivity hacks backed by science, simple tricks to revive everyday items, and tips for last-minute holiday shopping. Top 5 Articles 6 Productivity Hacks Backed by Science — Looking at cute animals... […]

Best Deals for Monday 12/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 20% off Kitchen Appliances at Best Buy, Spend $1 at Peet's Coffee & Tea get a $5 gift card, Sony PlayStation 4... […]

Best Deals for Monday 12/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 20% off Kitchen Appliances at Best Buy, Spend $1 at Peet's Coffee & Tea get a $5 gift card, Sony PlayStation 4... […]

4 Pet Expenses That Aren't Worth It

Pets give us so much: fun, cuddles, love. But they are also very expensive. There are lots of ways to curb your pet expenses, but here are the four pet expenses that are really just not worth it. Pet Insurance A health insurance plan for your dog, cat, bird, snake, or any other pet, might... […]

4 Pet Expenses That Aren't Worth It

Pets give us so much: fun, cuddles, love. But they are also very expensive. There are lots of ways to curb your pet expenses, but here are the four pet expenses that are really just not worth it. Pet Insurance A health insurance plan for your dog, cat, bird, snake, or any other pet, might... […]