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3 Ways Confidence Makes You Better With Money

When it comes to managing your money, there's a piece of the puzzle that some don't consider: If you're determined to improve your personal finances, you can start by boosting your level of confidence. You might be thinking one has nothing to do with the other, but low confidence can stand in the... […]

Spouses and Debt: Who's Really on the Hook for Those Bills?

Your spouse has run up thousands of dollars in credit card debt that you didn't know about. If your partner can't pay back this debt, are you responsible? Can the financial institutions behind this debt come after you for their missing payments? The answer depends on where you live, whose name is... […]

How to Visit New York Without Going Broke

New York City is one of the most expensive cities in the world, and for good reason. It's the place of bright lights, beautiful sights, and exquisite bites. However, vacationing there can be insanely expensive. Fortunately, we've compiled some tips to help you get more from your New York experience... […]

13 Surprising Things You Can Rent for Extra Cash

Okay. So you're intrigued by the whole idea of renting your stuff to make some extra money. But what exactly should you rent and how exactly do you rent it? The list of stuff you can rent for cash is so vast that your imagination is your biggest limitation. From the ordinary to the outlandish,... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Save Hundreds on Groceries

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on tips to save hundreds on groceries, how your friends are keeping you broke, and the secret to cooking the perfect steak. Top 5 Articles 33 Tips to Help You Save Hundreds on Your Groceries — Extend the life... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 09/10

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Home Depot Patio Furniture Sale: Up to 40% off, Toys"R"Us Cyber Clearance Savings: Up to 70% off, Restaurant.com:... […]

16 Smart Uses for Mason Jars

Because they come in so many sizes, mason jars are ideal for storing and transporting all manner of goods. It's easy to stay organized when you can see the contents of every jar. They are minimal enough that they match any décor. They were designed to handle prolonged and repeated dipping into... […]

5 Ways to Grow Your Savings Without a Steady Paycheck

Whether you're a freelancer or part-time employee, not having a regular salary can disrupt your progress toward big financial goals. Money fluctuations can mean you either have to stop the savings transfers, or withdraw money out of the account to cover bills. But saving money without a regular... […]

Here's How to Save Thousands on Your Mortgage

Hate the thought of paying hundreds of thousands of dollars in interest on a mortgage loan? A 10-year fixed-rate mortgage loan or other type of shorter-term financing might help reduce your interest payments. Most consumers apply for a mortgage loan with a term of 30 or 15 years — but you'll... […]

18 Easy and Delicious Ways to Enjoy Apples

What’s more American than apple pie? Not having enough time to make an apple pie from scratch. So if you’re strapped for time but have a lot of apples on hand, try these easy, relatively fast, and super delicious ways to enjoy apples this fall. 1. Make Apple Butter Sometimes you want... […]