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10 Healthy, Easy Breakfasts for People on the Go

Eating a good breakfast can be a burden on weekday mornings. You're already racing against time to shake off the sleep, shower, brush, dress, primp, and get out the door before you're late for yet another meeting. A lot of the time we skip "the most important meal of the day" altogether — at least I do, anyway — or grab something cold and processed from the cabinet or a nearby convenience store. […]

25 Essential Tricks for Quick and Easy Cleaning

Even though many of us are smack dab in the middle of winter, the stores are on a completely different schedule. They're all rolling out their spring clothing and organizing solutions in preparation for spring cleaning — which is still several months away. […]

Why We're So Materialistic (Even Though We Know It's Dumb)

I recently came across a photographic essay that showed the bedrooms of dozens of children around the world. It's beautiful and interesting, but what stands out the most is how much stuff some of these kids have — closets bursting with toys and other possessions, while others have so little — a straw mat, a cup, a threadbare shirt. […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Eat Better for Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on ways to eat better for less, things that will cost less in 2014, and tax preparation tips to ease the stress of filing. Top 5 Articles 10 Ways to Eat Better for Less — Eat better for less by doing your own prep work and eating less in general. […]

10 Productivity Tips From Visionaries

In and of itself, productivity can be difficult to nail down in that it can look different depending on the person and profession; and while there are no silver bullets, there is definitely plenty we can learn from those who have proven to be successful and productive people. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Friday 01/24

Men's Sleepwear for $20 or Less - Amazon offers over 100 sleep tops, bottoms, and sets for Men for $20 or less. Women's Boots Under $100 - Amazon offers over 2000 boots for under $100. […]

Get a Great Container Garden Started With This Guide

As the price of fresh, organic produce keeps some consumers away from healthy eating habits, there is a remedy practically anyone can try to keep the crisper drawer full. Even if you don't have the yard space to create a garden at home, you can still use a variety of containers to grow your own vegetables, herbs, and even flowers. […]

Best Money Tips: Places to Sell Your Clutter for Cash

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on places to sell your clutter for cash, tips to track your spending, and ways to mastery in everyday life. Top 5 Articles 11 Places to Sell Your Clutter For Cash — If you want to sell your clutter, try Facebook or Amazon. […]

5 Difficult Conversations You Have to Have With Your Spouse

As most people in long-term, committed relationships can tell you, open communication is essential to a successful relationship. The good side to this is that you'll know what's going on with your partner and what they're thinking and feeling. The bad side to this is that those thoughts and feelings aren't always positive. […]

11 Truths About Good Personal Finance

Think you're financially savvy? Well, your bank account and credit score may tell a different story. Personal finance isn't always the easiest topic to address or even grasp, for that matter. And with so many misconceptions about good money management, you may inadvertently make mistakes that affect your financial future. […]