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Best Card for Travel Rewards Also Offers $200 Sign-Up Bonus

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-travel-rewards-more-rewards-for-more-trav... Earn 1.5 miles per dollar for all your purchases. Plus, new cardholders... […]

Save Hundreds with the Best Balance Transfer Credit Card Available

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/chase-slate-visa-review Save hundreds of dollars with Chase Slate's introductory offer of no balance transfer fees for transfers... […]

CSS Is One Source of College Financial Aid You Can't Afford to Overlook

When it comes to applying for financial aid for college, most families know about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). It is important for all college-bound individuals to apply for FAFSA, but there is also another important financial aid program to apply for alongside the FAFSA... […]

7 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Job Hunt

You're probably familiar with ways to sabotage an interview, such as dressing inappropriately, showing up late, and giving poor responses to an interviewer's question. But sometimes, job seekers sabotage themselves before getting their foot in the door. If you're applying for jobs but not getting a... […]

Flashback Friday: 34 Ways Fitness Can Improve Your Finances

If you look closely, you can find helpful money lessons everywhere — even in your workouts. The skills required to get in shape, gain strength, and improve your balance on the yoga mat are the same as becoming a money master. Here are 34 ways exercise can make help you get your money in... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Improve Your Working Memory

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to improve your working memory, how other people can affect your health, and some ideas for DIY indoor herb gardens. Top 5 Articles Think Better on Your Feet: How to Improve Your Working Memory — Brain-training... […]

How Your Unused Credit Cards May Be Costing You

We've all been there. After shopping and picking out a few items, you head to the counter, and the cashier tells you there is a special offer: You'll get 20% off if you sign up for a credit card today. It sounds like a great deal, so you sign up to get the discount. Afraid of racking up interest... […]

Save Money and Pay Less Interest with this Credit Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-credit-card-review?utm_source=wisebread&u... The BankAmericard Credit Card offers a low interest rate plus 0%... […]

Start Now: You Can Make These 23 Delicious Holiday Gifts

I have had no time to get my craft on and no money to spend on thrift store gifts, because I am hellbent on making an extra $31,000 by the end of the year. However, my insane work schedule and budget have not stopped me from completing my holiday DIY gift list early. It's not even October, I have... […]

This Simple Calculation Will Tell You If You're Getting Your Money's Worth

Do you ever wonder if you're really getting your money's worth out of the purchases you make? I know I do. There are times when I buy something and then wonder, "Will I really use this enough?" Luckily, personal finance blogger Mixed Up Money and her brilliant Twitter followers have come... […]