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7 Money Lessons I Learned From Thrift-Shopping

I've been an avid thrift-shopper for the past three decades. Beyond a simple hobby, I have to admit thrift-shopping is a bit of an obsession for me — it channels my inner treasure hunter and provides an endless source of entertainment. (I'm a cheap date.) And besides saving me thousands of... […]

Best Credit Cards That Offer TSA Pre-Check and Global Entry Reimbursement

The security line at the airport is the bane of every traveler’s existence. But there is one way to make it a little easier, faster, and comfortable -- sign up for TSA Pre-Check or Global Entry. TSA Pre-Check gives access to shorter lines and a much less invasive screening process. Global... […]

5 Questions to Ask Before You Borrow From Your Retirement Account

You need a quick infusion of cash, and there's plenty of it sitting in your IRA or 401K account. Should you withdraw the needed money from these retirement accounts? Not surprisingly, there's no simple answer. Withdrawing from a retirement account might make sense depending on how old you are or... […]

Best Money Tips: Stop Throwing Away These Food Parts

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found helpful articles on food parts you should stop throwing away, how to create the perfect household budget, and tea hacks that will change your life. Top 5 Articles 10+ Surprising Food Parts You Should Stop Throwing Away — ... […]

6 Ways to Score a Last-Minute Coupon

As any frugal shopper can attest, there's nothing worse than paying full-price when all your attempts to find a coupon come up empty. Fortunately, with a little outside-the-box thinking, there is almost always a way to score an online or in-store coupon and save significant money in the process.... […]

These 5 Famous Animals Earned More Than You

Animals don't understand the power of money. They primarily care about naps and food. So how is it possible for some animals to be filthy rich? Richer than most humans, even. The elusive luck of La La Land, that's how. Ever wonder how your income ranks with famous pups Toto or Lassie? Now you have... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 04/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Grab a Frosted Glass Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier $46 for your home, a 51-piece Kids Student Beginner... […]

8 Ways to Make Sure You Never Pay an ATM Fee

That little fee tacked onto your withdrawal when you use an automatic teller machine outside your bank network is not only annoying — it's a terrible financial move. Just a few dollars might seem insignificant at the time, but what you may not think about is that ATM fees can make up an... […]

The 5 Best Makeup Brush Sets

You don’t need to spend a bundle on makeup brushes. On the other hand, sturdy brushes can last for years, if they are high quality and you take care of them properly. The right set of brushes will make it much easier for you to achieve a professional makeup application, in less time.... […]

Best Credit Cards with the Annual Fee Waived the First Year

No one likes to pay annual fees, but these charges can be worth it when compared to the benefits of some credit cards. Fortunately, many of the most valuable cards with annual fees offer to waive the first year for new applicants, giving you an opportunity to see just how much you can benefit from... […]