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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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Don't Panic! How to Meet a Deadline

I'm going to make this quick, because this article is due in 15 minutes. Just kidding — I've got some time. I decided not to leave this work to the last minute. It just leads to a lot of unnecessary sweating, compulsive hair pulling and, in the most serious cases, tears. Plus, it would be kinda hypocritical considering the advice I'm about to give. […]

Best Money Tips: Getting a Job When You've Been Unemployed

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on getting a job when you've been unemployed, transforming your home on a budget, and getting ready for vacation travel. Top 5 Articles Getting a Job When You've been Unemployed for a Long Time — If you've been unemployed for a long time, give some serious consideration to self-employment. […]

Chill Out With These 6 Simple DIY Freezer Treats

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/chill-out-with-these-6-simple-diy-freezer-treats Cool off this summer by making these easy, affordable, and — most importantly — tasty frozen treats! […]

Growin' Home: How Much House Do You Really Need?

Did you know that according to U.S. Census data, the size of the average home in this country has nearly doubled since the 1950s? What's more, according a report released in June, 2012 by the Census Bureau, the size of our homes has jumped 62.6% just since 1973 — topping out at 2,480 square feet in 2011. […]

Best Deals for Monday 07/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals Roku HD Streaming Player $50, Converse: Up to 70% Off, 30% Off Sele NFL + NCAA Gear, and more! […]

15 Essential Life Hacks That Will Save You Time in the Morning

We can all agree that there's not enough time in a day. We're even more aware of that sad fact every morning as we rush around to get ready for work, inevitably pushing the threshold of tardiness by sitting down at our desks 30 seconds before the shift starts. Most of us, anyway. Some of you are just late on the regular, much to the chagrin of your very patient superiors. […]

Best Money Tips: Slash Your Water Bill

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on ways to slash your water bill, saving at the farmer's market, and ways to make money. Top 5 Articles 17 Ways to Slash Your Water Bill — Installing a low-flow shower head and planting drought resistant plants can help you slash your water bill. […]

Lose Weight and Eat Better With the 8 Best Diet Apps

Staying accountable and keeping track of what you eat when you diet are two things that contribute to a successful weight loss program. With an increasing number of people carrying a smartphone with them everywhere they go, dieting apps make it possible to remain accountable to your goals and keep track of what you eat no matter where you are. […]

Want Stylish Shoes That Last for Years? Try Frye

I hate how stereotypically girly this sounds, but I really like buying shoes. Well, no — I don't like buying shoes. I like having shoes. I like having cute shoes. […]

Best Deals for Friday 07/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals Crocs Shoes: Up to 75% off, 10x10-Foot Greenhouse $130, Sevylor 2-Person Inflatable Kayak $75, and more! […]