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Organized People Have These 5 Things in Their Homes — Do You?

Organization is all about time management and making sure your belongings have a designated home for easy access and cleanup. It's a simple concept, but it's not always easy to pull off, especially when you're being pulled in a million directions by work, trips to the grocery store, your kid's... […]

7 Job Search Stunts to Get You Noticed by Employers

Did you ever think your dream job would be snatched away by a desperate grad with a viral gimmick? No. No you didn't. In today's society, we're more interested social media hacks than work experience. We'd rather follow a good speaker than a good leader. And we'd rather have an out-of-the-box... […]

Wise Bread Reloaded: President Obama's Credit Card Declined at Pricey Restaurant (and How You Can Avoid the Same Fate)

This week the President revealed that even the leader of the free world is not immune to credit card identity fraud. "I went to a restaurant up in New York when I was — during the U.N. General Assembly, and my credit card was rejected," the President said during an executive order... […]

Best Money Tips: Habits for Long-Term Happiness

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on habits that create long-term happiness, spending $100 a month on groceries, and survival skills for everyday life. Top 5 Articles 17 Habits to Create Long-Term Happiness Within You — Don't let social... […]

Best Deals for Friday 10/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Living Social coupon: $10 off $30 or more, American Eagle Outfitters: Extra 30% off clearance, ShoeMall coupon:... […]

The 5 Most Offensive Halloween Costumes Ever

It's the one day of year when you get to be somebody else. Just make sure your portrayal of that somebody else isn't offensive. Why? Well, for starters, because it's not nice. But perhaps a more convincing reason is because we live the age of smartphones and social media. If you wear a horribly... […]

8 Meatless Complete Proteins That Will Help You Lose Weight

When you see the word "meat,"what's the first thing that comes to your mind? If you're like many people, you'll probably answer with the word "protein." You may already know that the protein in meat is "complete," meaning that it contains all nine of the essential... […]

11 Ways to Get Over Rejection

Rejection sucks. That, my friends, is a cold, hard fact. No matter what realm of life you've lost out on — work, school, relationships, home — not being chosen is hard. It's easy to let a rejection or two make you feel like, just maybe, there's something wrong with you. Maybe it... […]

6 Simple Steps to Discovering Your True Salary Potential

Salary negotiation is not always easy, especially if you don't know the value you and your position bring to your team and to your company. So ask yourself these six questions and uncover your true market worth before you start driving a hard bargain. (See also: You Should Always Negotiate a... […]

Best Money Tips: Save on Everyday Expenses

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles to help you save on everyday expenses, create cheap DIY costumes for couples, and ask for a raise the right way. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Save Money on Everyday Expenses — Enter your grocery list on Lozo.com... […]