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Living large on a small budget. Despite what you may have heard, you don't have to sacrifice your financial independence to enjoy life. We believe people on a budget can still enjoy fabulous and fun lives.

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68% of Shoppers Are Getting Ripped Off

Haggling is no longer limited to car dealerships, swap meets, and yard sales. Nor do you have to follow strict retailer rules on price-matching (like not accepting Amazon pricing). […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Tuesday 12/17

50% Off Infant and Preschool Toys - Today only, save 50% on select infant and preschool toys, including toy rockets and dump trucks, doctor playsets, A-to-Z animal blocks, and more from Green Toys, Hape, B.Toys, Kid-O, and other top brands. 50% Off Binocular Markdowns - Save on a selection of binoculars, telescopes, and more. Koss KSC75 Portable Headphones $9.99 (from $19.99) - Koss' KSC75 Titan […]

Best Money Tips: The Ultimate Guide to Saving Money at the Movies

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on saving at the movies, throwing a cheap and easy holiday party, and why investing your emergency fund is a bad idea. Top 5 Articles The Ultimate Guide to Saving Money at the Movies - 45 Tips! — Save money at the movies by signing up for rewards programs and buying in bulk. […]

6 Ways to Have a Great Late-Night Workout

Finding time to exercise can be a challenge for busy people. If you're like me, one of the few times I can find to workout is late at night, after the boss is happy, the kids are asleep, and the dishes are done. I've found it to be a relaxing time to exercise because the gym is usually not crowded, and I don't feel rushed. […]

12 Fun Ways to Give Experiences Instead of Stuff

Giving an experience, or even one's time, as a holiday gift, in the place of things that people may not really want, is becoming more and more popular. Think about it. Giving an experience means that your recipient won't have something else to clutter their home, and it means that they get to do something that is fun and meaningful for them. […]

20 Great, Free Gift Ideas

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/make-your-own-coupons-20-great-free-gift-ideas You don't need money to give great gifts — instead, give the gift of your time with one of these awesome ideas. […]

The Secret to Succeeding at Absolutely Everything

As the Olympics Games in Sochi approach, there's one story we'll hear again and again — the one about the athlete who emerged from injury, personal hardship, or the back of the pack to win Olympic gold. Those are the Olympic stories most people love, and these athletes inspire us because the best of the bunch refuse to give up, under any circumstances. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Monday 12/16

50% Off Cutlery - Great cutlery deals for the Holidays, including cutting boards, knife sets, and more. 50% Off Toys for Boys - Including Thomas the Train, VTech, LEGO, and more! Baby & Toddler Toys Under $20 - Dozens of baby and toddler toys! Stuffed Animals Under $10 - Great stocking stuffers! 70% Off Tactical Knife Markdowns - Choose from a variety of designs and styles. Want more deals? […]

Best Money Tips: Money Moves to Make Before 2014

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on money moves to make before 2014, holiday traditions to avoid, and profiting from broken electronics. Top 5 Articles 5 Money Moves to Make Before 2014 — Before 2014 hits, make your charitable contributions! […]