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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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12 Ways You're Driving Your Coworkers Insane

Take a second and look around your office. Do you see people that irk you, even infuriate you? Hopefully. Because just like Paul Newman's quote about the sucker at the poker table: If you look around the office and can't tell who the annoying person is… it's you. […]

The 5 Best Swiss Army Knives

A quality Swiss Army Knife is a handy gadget not only for armed forces stationed in the Alps, but for any budget-minded consumer. […]

10 Smart Ways to Make Yourself Love Saving Money

Like most people, I have a love-hate relationship with saving. On one hand, I love saving because my endgame is always an investment that I'm confident will change my life for the better. On the other, saving causes me to cut back, miss out on certain activities, and otherwise frown when I'd rather be spending money on frivolous and fun things instead of staring at it in my online bank account. […]

Best Money Tips: Make Veterinary Bills More Affordable

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some amazing articles on making veterinary bills more affordable, building a new job wardrobe on the cheap, and saving money when you move. Top 5 Articles 15 Ways to Make Veterinary Bills More Affordable — To make veterinary bills more affordable, go to a college of veterinary medicine. […]

5 Ways to Turn Your Walk Into a Real Workout

Summer is the season for getting fit and strong, for strolling and striding outdoors. Did you know you could be getting more from your morning walk? It's true! And it's as simple as upping the intensity or heading to a new location. Before you lace up for your next loop around town, be sure to check out these tips and tricks. (See also: 25 Reasons You Should Take a Walk) 1. […]

Ask the Readers: How Do You Save on Your Phone Bill?

For many of us, mobile phones (be they smart or dumb) are essential tools in our daily lives. We can't live without them...but we sure can try to lower the cost of using them! How do you save on your phone bill? Can you lower the cost even more by eliminating certain features or functions? […]

Trading Options Is a Sound Investment (and It's Simpler Than You Think!)

It's nice to have options. You know, choices. It's good to have them. We seem to feel safer, more secure, and more in charge when we have more than one possible path set before us. […]

15 Career-Threatening Work Habits That No One Will Tell You About

Passed over for a promotion? Feeling stuck in your job? Maybe you are feeling invisible. There could be a reason — or reasons — your career is going nowhere. And the worst part? Nobody is telling you what you're doing wrong. Does any of this look like the work you? 1. […]

The 5 Best Counterop Burners

For those who find themselves running out of space on their kitchen stove while preparing a holiday feast or potluck, or frequently cooking on the go, a countertop burner may be a perfect solution. […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Save on Gas

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on saving on gas, upcycling ideas that will blow your mind, and how to keep your identity safe. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Save Gas Money — Targeting the best day and time to buy gas can help you save at the pump. […]