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11 Ways to Avoid Bank Fees While Traveling

The worst thing to get charged for when you're on vacation is a fee for using your own money. Even worse, there are fees you may not even know existed until you return home and check your statement. They're not all small fees, either. Some of them can be as much as $7 per transaction. Imagine if... […]

Does Your Money Management Reflect Who You Truly Are?

Have you ever thought about what is driving your spending decisions? While some of us might choose frugality out of necessity, for many people who choose to live beneath their means, the decision is not about money at all. Perhaps you're pretty wealthy, but choose to drive an old car. Or maybe you... […]

Rebuild or Build Your Credit Rating with One of These Credit Cards

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-5-best-secured-credit-cards?utm_source=wisebread&ut... Whether you've had credit problems in the past or you are just... […]

5 Powerful Reasons Companies Should Offer More Wellness Programs to Keep Their Employees Healthier and Happier

This post is sponsored by Aflac. For more resources, tools, and insights on small business benefits, visit Aflac.com. From gym memberships and on-site massages, to mental health coverage and meal services, according to research by the Society for Human Resource Management, a growing number of... […]

7 Money Moves to Make as Soon as the Kids Move Out

Have your kids recently flown the coop? Huzzah — it's time to celebrate, empty nester! Shed a few tears so you don't look completely insensitive, but then get down to business. You've put in 18 years (or, God help you, even more), and now it's time to concentrate on you and your future. Thus,... […]

5 Surprising Ways a 3D Printer Can Save You Money

It would seem that we're headed full speed ahead toward a world where 3D printing is a part of everyday life — a world in which we print a replacement coffee mug when ours breaks rather than buy a new one. It's been hailed as the next revolution in manufacturing, and Amazon, Home Depot, and... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Steps to Make Your Job Search More Productive

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to make your job search more productive, what the TSA is doing to improve airport security, and how to save big on your next summer barbecue. Top 5 Articles How To Make Your Job Search More Productive — Carve... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 07/07

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Unbelievable Thursday offerings - 80% Off on Bucco Women's Destry Lace Slip-On Sneaker, 79% Off on Chef's Star... […]

9 Car Parts That Are Safe to Buy Used

You can save a lot of money buying used car parts instead of new for vehicle repairs. Options range from scavenging parts at junkyards, through buying rebuilt parts that have been reconditioned and tested to meet original performance specifications. eBay, Craigslist, auto repair shops, and... […]

The 5 Best Pet Flea Shampoos

Fleas can relentlessly bite your pets, leaving them itchy and irritated. Pet flea shampoo can kill these pesky critters to help improve your pet’s quality of life, while also cleansing their coat. Many pet owners find that a natural homemade recipe made of liquid dish soap, vinegar, and warm... […]