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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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Ask the Readers: Where Do You Want to Retire?

Retirement planning is a big deal for most of us. We want to have enough money to support a comfortable retirement — who doesn't? How much money each person needs will depend on their expected standard of living, and a major component of that is where you plan to spend your golden years. Where do you want retire? […]

3 Things That Always, Always Go Over-Budget

There are always costs that we don't anticipate. While we can't think of everything, we can plan for the known unknowns, and create a budget buffer for the incidentals we can't predict when undertaking these three things that always, always go over budget. (See also: This Is Why You Think Things... […]

3 Things That Always, Always Go Over-Budget

There are always costs that we don't anticipate. While we can't think of everything, we can plan for the known unknowns, and create a budget buffer for the incidentals we can't predict when undertaking these three things that always, always go over budget. (See also: This Is Why You Think Things Cost Less Than They Always Do) Moving Why is moving a budget buster? […]

4 Things Most People Don't Realize Are Holding Them Back

The fact of the matter is that sometimes there are obstacles working against us that we're simply unaware of. Rather than beat yourself up, it's time to start looking at how various aspects of your life might be thwarting your goals. (See also: 10 Reasons You Aren't Reaching Your Goals) Here are... […]

4 Things Most People Don't Realize Are Holding Them Back

The fact of the matter is that sometimes there are obstacles working against us that we're simply unaware of. Rather than beat yourself up, it's time to start looking at how various aspects of your life might be thwarting your goals. (See also: 10 Reasons You Aren't Reaching Your Goals) Here are four common obstacles, and how to fix them. 1. […]

Thinking of Going on a Diet? Here's How to Figure Out Which One Is Right for You

Most Americans at one point or another have attempted to go on a diet. Whether it be to detox the system, or to lose a few pounds, there are a plethora of diets out there, so the question always becomes: Which to choose? (See also: If You're Eating These 6 Things, Your "Diet" Is Doing... […]

Best Money Tips: Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making your house look awesome for $50 or less, ways to save $1,000 for holiday shopping, and cash-back websites for online shoppers. Top 5 Articles 23 Ways to Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less... […]

Best Money Tips: Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making your house look awesome for $50 or less, ways to save $1,000 for holiday shopping, and cash-back websites for online shoppers. Top 5 Articles 23 Ways to Make Your House Look Awesome for $50 or Less — Decluttering and tackling your carpet stains can make your house look awesome without breaking the bank. […]

Best Deals for Monday 09/08

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic: Extra 40% off sitewide with coupon code, DSW Clearance: Up to 75% off + $10 off $10, Journey's... […]

Best Deals for Monday 09/08

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic: Extra 40% off sitewide with coupon code, DSW Clearance: Up to 75% off + $10 off $10, Journey's Edge 10-Piece Manicure Set w/ Case for $6, and more! […]