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21 Perfect Holiday Gifts for Book Lovers

It's that time of year again. Yup, time to find a gift that isn't a book for your friendly, neighborhood book lover. Because everyone else will give him books this year, and you want to stand out. Stumped? It's not hard. Here are some great gift ideas for that literary person you love. 1. Privacy... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Make Decisions

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on making decisions, money-saving strategies that cost you more, and how paying off debt is like running a marathon. Top 5 Articles How to make decisions — When trying to make a decision, talk it out with others or test your options. […]

13 Ways to Make a Good First Impression at Your Next Job Interview

First impressions matter, especially on job interviews. As much as we all wish that actual qualifications mattered most, research suggests that first impressions shape perceptions of professional competence. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Thursday 11/14

Kindle Comics $0.99 - For a limited time, Single Issue Comics by Grant Morrison including Action Comics andAll-Star Superman are only $0.99 on Kindle. Kenneth Cole Reaction Leather Laptop Messanger Bag $109.99 (from $300) - Save $190! […]

Here's What You Should Know About Bitcoin

Many people heard of the virtual currency bitcoin for the first time recently when U.S. authorities shut down Silk Road, an online marketplace for illicit goods. […]

Best Money Tips: Stack the Deck for a Better Life

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on stacking the deck for a better life, how retirees can avoid going broke, and ways to save on car repairs. Top 5 Articles How to Stack the Deck for a Better Life — Take the time to evaluate the worth of your relationships. […]

The 5 Best Dishwashing Detergents

Doing the dishes is enough of a chore without having to worry about water spots or stubborn, stuck on food. Dishwashing detergents are not all created equal, and with everyone from organic grocers to dollar stores selling different brands and types of detergents, there are a lot of options to choose from. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 11/14, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 Amazon gift card or one of two $50 Amazon gift cards! Use #WBChat and #CricketChats to participate. This week's topic: Holiday Savings! Join us as we talk about re-gifting, staying connected without breaking the bank, and using your cell phone to save during the holidays. […]

10 Difficult Jobs That Are Worth the Effort

There are few ways to make money that anyone could honestly say are easy. In fact, even the best jobs can get boring, redundant, and monotonous given enough time and familiarity with tasks and surroundings. (See also: What to Do When You Want to Quit Your Job) At the same time, it's true that there are jobs that are more difficult, demanding, and strenuous than others. […]