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4 Signs You're Burned Out (and How to Recover)

You're working long hours, taking care of your family, and trying to keep up with your friends. Most of your friends may even call you superhuman. While you may think that your body has no limits, you may be very close to the point in which you are going to experience absolute exhaustion and... […]

5 Ways to Protect Yourself From Credit Card Data Breaches

Every week the news seems flooded with yet another example of a retail data breach. These data breaches have exposed the credit card information of millions of consumers. While retailers scramble to respond, here are five steps you can take to limit any personal impacts of these data breaches.... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 10/30, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #CFSIndex to participate. This week's topic: Financial fears! Join us as we talk about affording healthcare expenses,... […]

12 Delicious Slow Cooker Breakfast Ideas for Lazy Cooks

I'm sure many of us are seasoned veterans when it comes to using our slow cookers to simmer up soups, casseroles, and other dinner favorites. But have you ever thought to extend the ease to breakfast? It's a whole new world of deliciousness coupled with some savvy time savings. The following... […]

Best Money Tips: Save Money By Winterizing Your Life

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on how to save money by winterizing your life, how to feed your family on $80 a week, and 200+ mind-blowing upcycling ideas. Top 5 Articles 27 Steps to Save Money By Winterizing Your Life — Don't just... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 10/29

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's printable coupon: $20 off $50, Gillette Venus Compatible Razor Blade 16-Pack for $17 + $4 s/h, Butterfinger... […]

The NFL's 5 Most Frugal Players

Professional football players are among the highest-paid people in America, and yet the story of the bankrupt NFL retiree is so common it's become a stereotype. Sports Illustrated reported that 78% of former NFL players experience financial hardship after just two years of retirement. That's no... […]

10 Surprising, Non-Physical Benefits of Exercise

Sad fact: Research suggests that about half of people who begin a regular exercise program will throw in the (sweaty gym) towel within six months. Maybe the weight didn't come off, or the six-pack never appeared. For all the time and energy and delayed-onset muscle soreness that exercise entails,... […]

10 Ways to Repair a Burned Bridge

"Don't ever burn bridges," is a piece of advice most of us have heard — more than once. Whether it's talking about your career or your personal life, the advice is sound. Should you burn a bridge, the ramifications can be serious. The Internet connects people all over the world, and... […]

5 Ways to Discover Your Dream Career

If you're flailing, facing layoffs, or otherwise feeling unfulfilled at work, it might be time to reconsider your calling. Job researchers report that the average American changes jobs seven times in his or her lifetime, most often in pursuit of better job satisfaction or financial stability. (See... […]