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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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10 Grocery Store Secrets Only the Pros Know

You've strolled down aisle after aisle, checked shelf after shelf. But some of these little-known grocery facts may surprise even the most grizzled grocery vet. 1. […]

10 Grocery Store Secrets Only the Pros Know

You've strolled down aisle after aisle, checked shelf after shelf. But some of these little-known grocery facts may surprise even the most grizzled grocery vet. 1. […]

Best Deals for Thursday 09/04

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Levi's Sale: Up to 71% off, 50% off TOMS Women's Shoes at Nordstrom, Virgin America Sale: Nationwide 1-way fares from $54, and more! […]

Best Deals for Thursday 09/04

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Levi's Sale: Up to 71% off, 50% off TOMS Women's Shoes at Nordstrom, Virgin America Sale: Nationwide 1-way fares from $54, and more! […]

Wages Are Rising — Here’s How to Get Your Cut

Thankfully, after wage levels remained stagnant for many years, wages are finally rising! Annual gains could hit 4% by 2017. That said, employers are still conservative and not rushing to pay you more. Here are some helpful tips on getting your share. 1. Join an Industry on the Rise Information technology positions such as programmers, developers, analysts, and engineers continue to fare well. […]

Wages Are Rising — Here’s How to Get Your Cut

Thankfully, after wage levels remained stagnant for many years, wages are finally rising! Annual gains could hit 4% by 2017. That said, employers are still conservative and not rushing to pay you more. Here are some helpful tips on getting your share. 1. Join an Industry on the Rise Information technology positions such as programmers, developers, analysts, and engineers continue to fare well. […]

9 Problems You Can't Solve With Money

No matter how limitless your budget and how strong your arm, there are certain times when throwing money at a problem simply won't help. So take a look at the list below and ask yourself: Are you facing a situation whose solution might require thought and effort, as opposed to more bankroll? (See also: Your Money Problems Are Your Own Fault) 1. […]

9 Problems You Can't Solve With Money

No matter how limitless your budget and how strong your arm, there are certain times when throwing money at a problem simply won't help. So take a look at the list below and ask yourself: Are you facing a situation whose solution might require thought and effort, as opposed to more bankroll? (See also: Your Money Problems Are Your Own Fault) 1. […]

12 Things You Need to Stop Doing Today to Be a Better Friend

Sometimes true friendships seem to be born out of a mysterious, intangible energy that pulls two people together. Keeping friendships strong and thriving is a far less mysterious affair, though. (See also: 6 Time-Tested Ways to Make a Relationship Work) Part art, part science, and part common sense, being a better friend takes a lot of effort, and maybe the kicking of a bad habit or two. […]

12 Things You Need to Stop Doing Today to Be a Better Friend

Sometimes true friendships seem to be born out of a mysterious, intangible energy that pulls two people together. Keeping friendships strong and thriving is a far less mysterious affair, though. (See also: 6 Time-Tested Ways to Make a Relationship Work) Part art, part science, and part common sense, being a better friend takes a lot of effort, and maybe the kicking of a bad habit or two. […]