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7 Money Moves to Make as Soon as the Kids Move Out

Have your kids recently flown the coop? Huzzah — it's time to celebrate, empty nester! Shed a few tears so you don't look completely insensitive, but then get down to business. You've put in 18 years (or, God help you, even more), and now it's time to concentrate on you and your future. Thus,... […]

5 Surprising Ways a 3D Printer Can Save You Money

It would seem that we're headed full speed ahead toward a world where 3D printing is a part of everyday life — a world in which we print a replacement coffee mug when ours breaks rather than buy a new one. It's been hailed as the next revolution in manufacturing, and Amazon, Home Depot, and... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Steps to Make Your Job Search More Productive

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to make your job search more productive, what the TSA is doing to improve airport security, and how to save big on your next summer barbecue. Top 5 Articles How To Make Your Job Search More Productive — Carve... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 07/07

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Unbelievable Thursday offerings - 80% Off on Bucco Women's Destry Lace Slip-On Sneaker, 79% Off on Chef's Star... […]

9 Car Parts That Are Safe to Buy Used

You can save a lot of money buying used car parts instead of new for vehicle repairs. Options range from scavenging parts at junkyards, through buying rebuilt parts that have been reconditioned and tested to meet original performance specifications. eBay, Craigslist, auto repair shops, and... […]

The 5 Best Pet Flea Shampoos

Fleas can relentlessly bite your pets, leaving them itchy and irritated. Pet flea shampoo can kill these pesky critters to help improve your pet’s quality of life, while also cleansing their coat. Many pet owners find that a natural homemade recipe made of liquid dish soap, vinegar, and warm... […]

401K or IRA? You Need Both

There are two primary tax-advantaged ways to save for retirement. You could contribute to a workplace retirement plan, such as a 401K plan, or open an Individual Retirement Account (IRA). But which one should you use? In some cases, the answer may be "both." Here are three considerations... […]

Don't Let "Lizard Brain" Derail Your Finances

When it comes to your personal finances, you're in the driver's seat, right? So how come — sometimes — that "quick trip" to the mall can end up a daylong spending extravaganza? Why is it that occasionally, the tiny tingle of desire becomes a thunderous nagging, and you're... […]

Do You Need More Miles? These Cards Offer the Best Sign-Up Bonuses

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards?u... Travel reward credit cards offer a number of valuable travel benefits... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/7, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST for a lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #healthonthego to participate in the conversation. This week's topic: Using Your Health Plan on the Go! Join us as we talk about how to... […]