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Best Deals for Wednesday 08/07

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals 50-Foot Paracord Rope $4, 7 Pairs of Frederick's Women's Panties $25, Roundtrip fares to Europe from $615, and more! […]

The 10 Best Productivity Apps for Really Busy People Like You

I have three kids, a business, and a few blogs, and I just signed up to become a Girl Scout leader. When people ask me, "How do you do it all?" my usual reply is, "I give up, how?" (See also: What Is Your Best Productivity Advice?) Turns out, "How do you do it all?" is not a joke, or if it is, I'm still waiting to hear the punch line. […]

Best Money Tips: Teaching Your Teen Financial Responsibility

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on teaching your teen financial responsibility, things you should buy new, and uses for baking soda. Top 5 Articles Ready, Set, Launch! 6 Steps to Teaching Your Teen Financial Responsibility — Teach your teen how to budget and build credit if you want them to understand financial responsibility. […]

How to Find the Best Stuff at HomeGoods

If you aren't yet a HomeGoods devotee, then maybe it's time to check out everything these stores have to offer. Owned by the TJX Companies, this popular chain of discount home furnishing stores complements the company's well-known TJ Maxx and Marshalls apparel stores. […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Take Surveys?

Companies love to know what you think, whether online, on paper, over the phone, or even in person. In fact, to get you to share your opinions, many surveys will offer rewards (freebies, discounts, etc.) or chances to win big prizes. Do you take surveys? What's the best reward you have ever received for a survey? […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 08/06

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals Redbox Streaming: 1-month trial for free, 10 Maidenform Women's Panties $25, Hampton Bay Patio Furniture 60% off Home Depot, and more! […]

17 Places to Find Investment Inspiration

There are many great companies an investment professional can help you discover. However, there are just as many that create, sell, market, and distribute products and services you encounter on a regular basis. […]

Best Money Tips: Free Activities to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on free activities to get your creative juices flowing, what to do if you lose your job, and talking about money with your honey. Top 5 Articles 90 Free Activities to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing — Get your creative juices flowing by joining Instagram or going to a free concert. […]

10 Must-Do Mid-Year Resolutions to Get You Back on Track

We all make New Year's resolutions (for better or worse), and by now we've all broken them — many of us six months ago, in fact. That's why this is the perfect time to get back on track with a few mid-year resolutions. To help you drum up the motivation to improve your life in the thick of summer, here are a few ideas. (See also: 5 Ways to Keep Your New Year's Resolutions) 1. […]

7 Cheap Home Decorating Projects That Look Amazing

As the housing market gradually makes a comeback, many folks are buying and beginning to decorate their first homes. Still gun-shy from the recession, some first-time home buyers are looking for ways to furnish and decorate their new digs without breaking the bank or going into debt. Never fear. […]