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9 Ways You Put Your Life at Risk Every Day

If you watch cable news, you'd think that we were all at risk of dying from Ebola, falling airliners, or terrorist attacks. But the reality is that the greatest risks to our health stem from activities we take part in nearly every day. Statistically, we are far more likely to get hurt or die doing... […]

25 Hotel Hacks From Professional Travelers

There's nobody better than a professional traveler to know how to get great hotel rates, free upgrades, and tweak their rooms to make their stay as comfortable as possible. In this article, a panel of professional travelers share their 25 best hotel hacks. (See also: 15 Airport Hacks From... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Save Money and Be Green

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some terrific articles on easy ways to save money and be green, breakfast ideas for every kind of morning, and Costco shopping secrets. Top 5 Articles 8 Easy Ways To Save Money & Be Green — Move your fridge away from the... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 10/21

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Target Clearance: Up to 60% off, Best Buy 1-Day Sale, $100 Toys "R" Us Gift Card for $85, and more! […]

3 Unbelievable Visualization Board Success Stories

Visualization boards, collaged with images and words depicting our goals and desires, are a popular technique for manifesting what we want out of life. It's really quite simple: Paste visual representations of your wishes and intentions on poster board, thereby activating the subconscious mind to... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Favorite DIY Halloween Costume?

Costume retailers are out in full force now, but with so many DIY costume tutorials on the web, you can save some cash by making your own. From bubble wrap jellyfish to balloon grapes, your next Halloween get-up is only a click (and maybe some duct tape) away! What is your favorite DIY Halloween... […]

12 Money-Saving Tricks You Can Learn From Hipsters

Particularly if you live in a larger city, you've probably come across a few hipsters. These arty counter-culturalists tend to sport thick glasses, skinny jeans, and thrift-store inspired fashions. And, at least in the 20-30 year age group, they appear to rule. (See also: 10 of America's Awesomest... […]

15 Productive Ways to Reduce Stress

There's no way to avoid stress altogether — unless you know something we don't know — but there are plenty of positive ways you can reduce it before it gets out of hand. Let's look at 15. 1. Take Your Business to the Golf Course Mixing a little business with pleasure on the links is a... […]

12 Cheap Ways to Make Your Office Look Awesome

Whether at work or home, our offices have a way of becoming the catch-all areas of our busy lives. Littered with old projects, out-of-date electronics, and boxes of last year's Girl Scout cookies, it's easy for an office to end up looking less like a professional workspace and more like an... […]

Get Up To 8% Cash Back Shopping at Whole Foods (Limited Time Deal!)

Shopping at Whole Foods can definitely put a dent in your wallet. We've offered suggestions before on the best ways to save at Whole Foods. And for the next four months, you can save even more — up to 8% cash back on your purchases. Americans spend 130% more on average on groceries per week... […]