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Ask the Readers: What Will You Do With Your Tax Refund?

Tax refunds generally aren't that great — most people don't want to give the government an interest-free loan, after all. But many look forward to getting a check during tax season, which they can spend or save as they please. What will you do with your tax refund? Do you usually plan where... […]

5 Simple Ways to Boost an Underperforming 401(k)

There are about 52 million Americans saving up for retirement using a 401(k). While this is an impressive number, it doesn't tell the full picture of the state of U.S. retirement planning. (See also: 12 Things You Didn't Know About Retirement) In 2014, the average U.S. worker had only accumulated... […]

20 Genius Storage Ideas for Your Bathroom

When you don't have a whole lot of storage space in your bathroom, finding places to stash all your stuff can be a challenge (especially if you're a product junkie like I am). Luckily there are tons of creative ways to increase the organization potential of your bathroom. Get inspired by one of... […]

5 Career Tactics That Are Actually Holding You Back

What if all your efforts to become the shining star of your organization were having the opposite effect? Sometimes even our best-intentioned ploys to climb the ladder higher and faster can result in an unfortuitous fall down to the lower rungs. Just like over-exercising can harm your body rather... […]

5 Career Tactics That Are Actually Holding You Back

What if all your efforts to become the shining star of your organization were having the opposite effect? Sometimes even our best-intentioned ploys to climb the ladder higher and faster can result in an unfortuitous fall down to the lower rungs. Just like over-exercising can harm your body rather... […]

Discover it Miles: Simple and Flexible Travel Rewards

Discover cards have gone through a number of changes in the past years, one of which included the cancellation of the old Miles credit card as well as one of the highest rated cash back cards, the Discover More. The good news for card holders, however, is that Discover has slowly begun to bring... […]

5 Reasons Social Media Is Still a Smart Investment

Welcome to the heyday of the social media stock. Not only is the value of shares in companies like LinkedIn and Facebook soaring, but experts also say these companies have got lasting power and major growth potential, making them good long-term investments. Sure, these companies have seen their... […]

Best Money Tips: Things Extremely Likeable People Do

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the things that extremely likeable people do, creative ways to build a work wardrobe for less, and simple ways to eat more plants. Top 5 Articles 16 Things Extremely Likeable People Do — Extremely likeable... […]

Best Money Tips: Things Extremely Likeable People Do

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the things that extremely likeable people do, creative ways to build a work wardrobe for less, and simple ways to eat more plants. Top 5 Articles 16 Things Extremely Likeable People Do — Extremely likeable... […]

Best Deals for Monday 03/02

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Men's Clearance at Nordstrom: Up to 80% off, Black Rivet Women's Zip Wool Peacoat for $49, Clearance Lighting at... […]