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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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This Thing You Use Every Day Is Ruining Your Productivity — and It's Not Facebook

There's a lot of talk these days about the impact social media is having on our productivity in the workplace. If you work with a computer on a daily basis, as many of us do, you have the ability to check your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest accounts. […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Save Money on Childcare Services

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on saving on childcare services, increasing your chances of getting an email response, and making cheap foods taste delicious. Top 5 Articles Daycare Costs - 9 Ways to Save Money on Childcare Services — Shopping around and asking for a sibling discount can help you save on childcare services. […]

101 Ways to Save Money Around the House

With some common sense tips and some not-so-obvious suggestions, there are many ways you can save a pretty penny around the house. Here's over a hundred ways you can start saving anything from a few cents to thousands of dollars today. (See also: 12 Ways to Make Yourself Save) 1. Shop at the Right Time of Year Time home item purchases to get the cheapest prices. […]

How I Erased $70,000 of Debt and Became an Eventual Millionaire

Money can give you freedom or make you stuck. You have the power to change your future, and it all begins with your money. You want your money to work for you; you don't want to work for your money. I know, because I learned the hard way. […]

Forget Your Weaknesses and Build on Your Strengths to Find Success

Best-selling author Robert Greene writes, "To rise to the level of mastery requires many hours of dedicated focus and practice. […]

10 Fun and Delicious Ways to Use Tortillas

One of the most versatile food items in your pantry is not a spice or vegetable — it's a tortilla. Whether you stock your kitchen with flour tortillas or corn, you can expand your menu with these low cost, readily available products. (See also: Homemade Gluten-Free Flour Tortillas) The many uses include substitutions for bread, pizza crust, and even dessert. […]

Best Money Tips: Start Earning More Money Today

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on ways to start earning more money, combining your finances, and how much you need to earn to buy a home. Top 5 Articles The Easiest Ways to Start Earning More Money Today — If you want to start earning money today, use your tech skills or make something. […]

15 Bad Networking Habits That Will Kill Your Job Prospects

For those facing the competitive arena of the job market you likely know that networking with other people in your peer group and beyond could be the ideal way to get your foot in the next door with a job opening. Networking has helped many land great jobs. […]

You Are Lying to Yourself About Your Money

In a recent survey, most Americans give the average American a failing grade when it comes to personal finance, while those same respondents give themselves an A or B. It shows very clearly that there is a disconnect between how we perceive our own financial responsibilities and how we perceive those of the public at large. We know somehow that there's a problem with the way we handle our money, y […]

Declutter Now: Simple Rules You Must Follow to Stay Clutter Free

It's almost time for spring cleaning! If you're at all like me, the very prospect of trying to clean the entire house is overwhelming. But this year I was determined to get the job done — and I even did it early, because we just moved and I didn't want to take our extra stuff with us or have it build up right after we moved in. […]