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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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Save on Car Maintenance With These 5 DIY Tips

You may wonder if you're being taken for a ride every time you fork over a wad of cash for a car maintenance procedure that only took the mechanic two minutes. […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Make Your Resume Rock

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on ways to make your resume rock, what to do when you need emergency cash, and ways to eat at home and beat the summer heat. Top 5 Articles 7 Ways to Make Your Resume Rock -- Make your resume rock by avoiding repetition. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 8/11, 12pm Pacific for Chance to Win $200

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win $200 in prizes! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: retirement planning. You're never too young to start saving for retirement. We'll talk about planning for retirement, making a retirement budget, and employer matching. […]

5 Effective Sleep Tips You Haven't Tried Yet

This post is sponsored by Tempur-Pedic because we think you deserve to get your best night’s sleep every night. I hate the person I become when I don’t get enough sleep. […]

Ask The Readers: Do You Have a Financial Advisor?

When it comes to managing your finances, sometimes it can be a daunting task. Many people choose to manage their finances on their own. However, there are some people who hire a financial advisor to help them manage their money. Do you have a financial advisor? […]

Cheap Fun and Libations: Brewery and Winery Tours

Brewery and winery tastings used to be more of a way to score a free drink. Today, however, they offer not only gratis samples of select drinks, but also an opportunity to learn the difference between a regular brew and a microbrew or how your favorite vineyard fared during Prohibition. […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Money Moves for College Freshmen

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on smart money moves for college freshmen, ways to save money on your next vacation, and how to stop wasting money. Top 5 Articles Going to College? 5 Smart Money Moves for College Freshmen — As a college student, make sure to start building your credit. […]

6 Tips for Making Cheaper, Faster, Better Meals

There are days when I spend an hour or more in the kitchen, chopping, slicing, and flipping food for an amazing weeknight meal. It's just that those occasions are rare. I don't always have that kind of time (the last thing I want to do after a long day of work is slave in front of a hot stove), and I doubt you do either. […]

10 Travel "Must-Haves" That You Can Live Without

If you Google "travel must-haves," you will be treated to pages upon pages of articles listing many travel-sized, helpfully collapsible items and nifty little space-aged gadgets all geared toward making your next trip hassle-free, and all (they swear) completely and utterly necessary. While every destination admittedly comes with its own set of packing requirements (a water purification pen would […]

Best Money Tips: Gym Membership Alternatives

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on alternatives to gym membership, convincing your partner to save money, and things to buy in August. Top 5 Articles 5 Alternatives to Gym Membership — Instead of paying for a gym membership, consider taking advantage of day passes. […]