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6 Times We Are Likely to Lie for Money

The truth is, we're all more likely to lie when money is at stake. Psychologists have found that just the mere mention of money triggers something in the human brain that makes us more susceptible to give in to the temptation of behaving unethically. Namely, lying to earn more money or lying to... […]

Ask the Readers: What Are Your Favorite Thrift Store Finds?

One of the best ways to save on purchases is to buy them second-hand at a thrift store. Depending on the area, you might even find designer clothes, sturdy furniture, and vintage goods at rock-bottom prices! Of course, the best part is scoring a thrift store treasure when you least expect it. What... […]

7 Retailers With the Absolute Best Customer Service

The idea of spending more on quality items that will stand the test of time is a very smart aspect of frugal living. After all, nobody likes replacement or repair costs that can easily be avoided. This idea carries over to retailers as well. Here are seven such retailers that offer such great... […]

Best Money Tips: Amazing Ways Life Will Be Different in 2030

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on amazing ways that life will be different in 2030, great family deals for April, and how to use LinkedIn to get your dream job. Top 5 Articles 20 Amazing Ways Life Will Be Different in 2030 — By 2030, your fridge will... […]

You're Probably Owed Almost $200: Here's Where to Claim It

Do you want free money? We thought so. After all, who couldn't use a little extra dough — especially when it's free and unexpected? Fortunately, there may be lost money in your name, just waiting to be claimed. What Are Unclaimed Funds? Unclaimed funds are held by the government and may be... […]

The Fed Raised Rates — Then Something Weird Happened

In December of last year, the Federal Reserve Board raised its benchmark Federal Funds Rate for the first time in more than a decade. Before the move, economists warned consumers to brace for a jump in the interest rates they pay on mortgage loans, auto loans, and credit cards. But a funny thing... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 04/05

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Don't miss today's hot deals - Life DVD Set Narrated by Oprah Winfrey for only $7.99, Bright Eyes Kitten Kids... […]

Easy Ways to Get Free Travel Using Your Credit Cards

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/6-ways-my-family-scores-free-travel-with-credit-cards Traveling can be expensive but you can use credit cards, frequent flyer... […]

10 Negotiation Mistakes That Will Destroy Your Deal

In any kind of bargaining situation, from million dollar property deals to purchases at a flea market, there are many pitfalls to avoid. What you say, and how you say it, can be the difference between walking away with a steal, or empty pockets. So before you make any more deals, make sure you... […]

Best Money Tips: Money-Saving Tips for April

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found helpful articles on ways to save money in April, bad habits that rob you blind, and budget-friendly ways to improve your health. Top 5 Articles How to Save Money in April — Keep an eye out for yard sales in your area. It's... […]