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How to Stay Focused at Work Despite Your Chatty Coworkers

Are your coworkers engineers of interruption? Champions of chat? Agents of endless amusement? Don't let them derail your day. With a few simple strategies, you can stay focused at work without offending your cube-hopping coworkers. Here are eight smart ways to beat the masters of distraction. 1.... […]

What Are Growth Stocks?

Growth. It's what you want if you're an investor, especially if you're many years away from retirement. Any investment portfolio should have a heavy dose of stocks that offer strong returns over time, from companies with solid earnings records. These are growth stocks. But what exactly is a... […]

Save More Money on Interest With This Credit Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-credit-card-review?utm_source=wisebread&u... Save hundreds of dollars with the BankAmericard Credit Card's low... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 10/6, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Saving on Sports! Learn about saving on sports gear, kids sports expenses, tickets to your favorite team's games, and... […]

9 Costly Mistakes DIY Investors Make

With the right approach and education, it's possible for people to handle their own investments. But it's also easy to make mistakes that could cost you large sums of money in the long run. If you're a do-it-yourselfer, ask yourself whether you're making any of these mistakes below. If so, it may... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Save Money on Halloween

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to save money on Halloween, the best time to buy international flights, and ways to make healthier breakfasts. Top 5 Articles 10 Really Cheap Ways to Save Money on Halloween — Don't get chocolate candy for the... […]

4 Ways to Make the Most of Your Student Loan Grace Period

Graduating from college with your degree in hand is exciting. But the thought of paying back your students loans? Not so much. But, depending on the type of student loans you took, you're probably eligible for a grace period, or a set number of months after graduation in which you don't have to... […]

What Booze Teaches Us About Money

Alcohol gets a bad rap for numbing the brain. But as it turns out, there are some positive benefits to responsible indulgence in wine, beer, or whiskey, too. A couple of drinks can increase your creativity, promote better and deeper sleep, and make you feel at ease. And moderate wine consumption... […]

The 5 Best Air Mattresses

Whether you are planning a camping trip or just need additional accommodations for unexpected visits from the in-laws, you’ll want a quality air mattress on your side. Fortunately, airbeds are so comfortable nowadays that many people actually prefer them to their traditional mattress. What Is... […]

8 Important Reasons to Always Call In Sick When You're Sick

When you're sick, you're sick. Which is why if you're feeling under the weather, it's best to call out of work and rest up for a speedy recovery. Because as much as you don't like that stuffy head, sore throat, snot-rocket business, your co-workers like it even less — especially when you're... […]