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How to Make Your Own Eco-Friendly Pet-Stain Cleaner

Pet owners know that accidents happen, so take action with this easy and budget-friendly pet-stain cleaner. Along with tackling discoloration, this concoction removes any lingering smell. […]

How Much Will Life Insurance Cost?

Surprisingly, the number one reason people don't get life insurance is because they think it costs too much. Now, I'm here to tell you it does not cost as much as you think. In fact, if you're in your mid 20s and you're seeking $250,000 of life insurance coverage, you can expect to pay about $15 a month. […]

Ask the Readers: When Do You Use Organic?

One way to reduce the harm done to our environment — and our bodies — is by going organic when we can. However, sometimes the cost of organic groceries and products (not to mention the uncertainty when it comes to labeling), can cause us to choose a non-organic alternative. When do you use organic? Is there anything that you always — or never — buy organic? […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 07/23

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4 Quick Ways to Decide if a Company Is Worth Your Investment

Stock analysis can be as complicated as you want it to be. There are thousands of data points available to collect and consider. Sifting through this information may or may not be useful to making a timely, sound decision to buy, hold, or sell. […]

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

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