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3 Ways Science Says Cat GIFs Are Good for You

We've all been guilty of it. Clicking through a celebrity mugshots gallery for what felt like a minute — but was actually 15. Losing a good chunk of the afternoon to the Google image search results for "wedding dress trends." Staying up 'til the wee morning hours to scope out foot... […]

5 Crucial Things You Should Know About Bonds

Be honest: How much do you actually know about bonds? If you're stammering for an answer, here's your chance to raise your bond IQ. For starters, bonds are an essential tool in every investor's toolkit. They can provide stable returns to help offset volatility in other parts of your portfolio. (See... […]

Denied a Mortgage? Here's How to Fix It Fast

If you're applying for a mortgage, be prepared to fulfill a long list of guidelines set by the lender. You need acceptable credit, sufficient income, a consistent work history, and cash for mortgage-related expenses. If you're missing any piece of the puzzle, the lender might turn down your... […]

15 Easy and Delicious Cast Iron Skillet Recipes

The most versatile piece of cookware I own is my cast iron pan. But I have a secret for you: I had no idea what to do with it the entire first year I owned it. Instead, the pan sat collecting dust on a shelf in my kitchen. (See also : This Is How You Pick the Best Cookware for Your Needs) Then one... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 3/5, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00pm PST/ 3pm EST for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #WDChat to participate. This week's topic: Preparing Women for Retirement! In honor of International Women’s Day, join us as we... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 3/5, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00pm PST/ 3pm EST for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #WDChat to participate. This week's topic: Preparing Women for Retirement! In honor of International Women’s Day, join us as we... […]

How Travel Rewards Credit Cards Really Work

There are people in this world that almost never pay for airfare. Instead, they accumulate and use travel rewards. This is also true for hotels, and even rental cars. If you can work your travel rewards, it's possible to get solid value out of your credit card. (See also: Best Travel Reward Credit... […]

How Travel Rewards Credit Cards Really Work

There are people in this world that almost never pay for airfare. Instead, they accumulate and use travel rewards. This is also true for hotels, and even rental cars. If you can work your travel rewards, it's possible to get solid value out of your credit card. (See also: Best Travel Reward Credit... […]

Best Money Tips: Money Saving Tips for Frugal Families

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on money saving tips for frugal families, ways to gain more confidence, and how to keep your airline miles from expiring. Top 5 Articles Money Saving Tips for Frugal Families — Make saving money a family... […]

Best Money Tips: Money Saving Tips for Frugal Families

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on money saving tips for frugal families, ways to gain more confidence, and how to keep your airline miles from expiring. Top 5 Articles Money Saving Tips for Frugal Families — Make saving money a family... […]