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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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5 Best Amazon Deals for Tuesday 12/10

40% off Lodge 12-Inch Cast Iron Skillet - Pre-seasoned and ready to use. 37% off Disney Princess Movies - In celebration of the release of Disney's "Frozen" in theaters, save up to 37% off Disney Princess movies on Blu-ray and DVD including "Cinderella," "Tangled," "Brave," "The Princess and the Frog," and more. 49% off All-American Pressure Cooker/Canner - 15-1/2-quart pressure cooker/canner ho […]

Ask the Readers: How Do You Keep Warm on a Budget?

Brr, it's cold outside! (Or maybe not, depending on where you live.) One way to keep warm is to blast the heater all through season...but that might not be the most economical approach. How do you keep warm on a budget? Do you do any home winterization prep? […]

Best Money Tips: Easy Ways to Increase Your Income

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to increase your income, DIY gifts for the holidays, and guidelines for holiday tipping. Top 5 Articles 7 Easy Ways to Increase Your Income — To increase your income, complete various tasks online or turn your car into a billboard. […]

8 DIYs For a Sparkling Clean Bathroom

Transform your bathroom into the best room in the house with DIYs that save you money and keep things nice and clean. And all of these cleaners are so easy to put together, which makes having them on hand a big plus. […]

15 Unexpected Uses for Peanut Butter

As a Brit, I was not a big eater of peanut butter growing up. To be honest, I rarely ate it in college or beyond either. Then I came to America, where peanut butter is as common in the kitchen as milk, eggs, and flour. And now, I'm a regular eater of PB&Js. (See also: 11 Ways to Update Your PB&J) But when you're not putting peanut butter in a sandwich, what else can you do with it? […]

10 Great Gifts for Teachers

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/christmas-gifts-for-teachers-10-great-possibilities No more apples, mugs, or other unwanted gifts. This year, consider one of these 10 winners, all suggested by teachers. […]

Why You Need Credit — and How to Build It From Scratch

This post is brought to you by Discover it. One of the most important aspects of your finances is your credit score — it’s basically your financial reputation. […]

7 No-Fuss Wine Destinations Anyone Can Visit (and Enjoy!)

Wine-tasting can be a reasonably frugal activity, or it can be a very expensive one. If you are staying in a very popular area with a developed high-end tourist industry, like Napa, where hotels and restaurants are expensive, then your costs can rapidly skyrocket. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Monday 12/09

40% Off Razor Scooters and Ride-Ons - For a limited time, save 40% on Razor kick scooters, electric scooters, balance bikes and more. SanDisk Cruzer 16 GB USB Flash Drive $6.99 - Take it all with you on reliable SanDisk USB flash drives. 40% Off Dora Favorites - For a limited time and while supplies last, save up to 40% on select Dora favorites in toys, books, movies, apparel, and more. $39.99 […]

10 Green Gifts for the Treehugger in Your Life

If you're in the market for gifts with a sustainable slant, you've come to the right place: We've thought of something for every kind of environmentalist. With these 10 excellent gift ideas, you're sure to find something to please your favorite treehugger. (See also: Ultimate Gift Guide for Every Budget) 1. […]