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Best Money Tips: How to Get the Most Cash From Your Old Phone

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on tips to get the most cash from your old phone, the colleges that are leading the way for sustainable dining, and cheap ways to welcome fall. Top 5 Articles 5 Tips to Squeeze the Most Cash From Your Old Phone... […]

The 11 Best Parking Apps for Your City

Finding affordable parking can be a challenge, especially when you live in a heavily populated area. In fact, IBM found that 30% of a city's traffic is attributed to drivers looking for parking. Fortunately, there are a number of apps available to help you find and compare spots, save money every... […]

The 9 Best Performing Mutual Funds of the 2000s

If you're looking to supercharge your investment returns, it's often helpful to look at some of the best performing mutual funds of recent years. It's a particularly fun exercise to examine the funds that have performed best since the year 2000. This list was compiled using historical data on... […]

7 Social Situations All Introverts Fear

Some of us are social butterflies, happily flitting from person to person in social gatherings and loving every minute of it. But not everyone is so comfortable in these surroundings. In fact, to some introverts, social situations can be a living hell; particularly (but not limited to) these seven... […]

5 Times Trying to Negotiate Can Backfire

When it comes to negotiating, the worst that can happen is that they'll say no — right? Not necessarily. Read on for our roundup of instances when negotiating can actually backfire. 1. When Your Negotiation Lacks Specifics Whatever you're negotiating — be it an upgrade on a vacation... […]

6 Ways to Save Money on Family Road Trips

This post contains references to products from our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. Please visit our Advertiser Disclosure to view our partners, and for additional details. There's almost nothing more American than a family road trip, except... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Save $10 a Day

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to save $10 a day, mindsets that will change your money habits, and the best herbs for your fall garden. Top 5 Articles 10 Tricks to Save $10 a Day — Whether you're dining out or cooking at home, save... […]

8 Ways College Students Can Save Money Before Class Starts

College tuition and housing is expensive enough on its own. But then you start adding up all of the other college costs, both in and out of the classroom, and things can become quite overwhelming. Fortunately, there are ways to save significant money on expenses if you do some planning and look for... […]

8 Common Car Repair Mistakes That Can Cost You

Until I bought my first new car with my own hard-earned cash, I took my previous, very used cars for granted. Maintenance schmaintenance, I thought — even though that likely resulted in most of those vehicles straight-up punking out on me. Like, stopping in the middle of the road and never... […]

10+ Smart Ways to Get a Small Business Loan

Money is the lifeline of any small business. And using financing to maintain healthy cash flow can be essential for a sustainable operation. Still, when it comes to seeking financing, some business owners may not know where to begin. There are now more options than ever for the hopeful... […]