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Using Times New Roman on Your Résumé Is Like Wearing Sweatpants to an Interview

If you opt for Times New Roman on your résumé, then you may as well show up to the interview in sweatpants. At least that is what some experts say. The classic font is said to be one to avoid these days, with modern ones like Helvetica and Proxima Nova edging out more antiquated styles. Bloomsberg... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/21, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #DIAMChat to participate. This week's topic: Affording Unexpected Health Costs! Learn how voluntary benefits can help you when dealing... […]

4 Easy Ways to Automate Your Everyday Life

I once had a colleague who ate the exact same lunch every day: an apple, a carton of yogurt, and a handful of crackers. When I asked him if he got bored with the sameness of his daily lunch, he explained that he used to pack sandwiches and leftovers for lunch every day — and found himself... […]

Best Money Tips: Online Shopping Hacks to Beat Retailers

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on online shopping hacks to beat retailers at their own game, what you can expect from Memorial Day sales, and a guide to selling on Facebook groups. Top 5 Articles 4 Online Shopping Hacks To Beat Retailers at... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 05/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Women's T-shirts & Tanks at Target: 40% off, Clearance Lighting & Fans at Home Depot: Up to 80% off,... […]

Always Buy Airfare on Tuesdays and 7 Other Calendar Shopping Secrets

Ever wonder if there's a rhyme or reason to the retail game? Well, there is, and it often involves knowing when to buy. Reverse your losing streak and start winning by buying these items on certain days of the week. 1. Airfare It seems like everyone has an opinion about the best time to purchase... […]

7 Generic Wellness Buys Better Than the Expensive Originals

You don't need to spend a fortune to look and feel your best. Here are seven generic wellness buys that maintain the same high quality and perform as well (or even better) than name brands. 1. Vitamins Because ingredients in vitamins are regulated by the FDA, there's little reason to choose... […]

The 4 Best Investments for Lazy Investors

Here's good news for time-strapped investors: You can ignore your investments and still get rich. You don't have to spend endless hours conducting research, developing watch lists, trading shares, monitoring performance, and rebalancing your portfolio. Fortunately, there are investments that... […]

The 5 Best Cat Foods

Your cats deserve the very best food and we can help you find just that. But, what exactly makes a cat food “the best?” Cat food that is high in protein, low in carbohydrates, and high in antioxidants can help improve your cat’s overall health and can even help them drop excess... […]

7 Unexpected Ways Stay-at-Home Parents Save Big

Are you a stay-at-home parent? Or are you perhaps considering becoming one? It's a scary jump — and that's something I understand personally. There are a number of factors I considered before leaving the full-time working world to stay home with my daughter almost four years ago. But... […]