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20 Delicious Make-Ahead Salads

Feel like you should be eating more salad, but can't be bothered to get everything chopped and prepared every day? Luckily there are some delicious and nutritious salads that you can make days ahead. (See also: 10 Great Freeze-Ahead Burrito Recipes) Spend just a few minutes on Sunday making a... […]

10 Surprising Benefits of Colder Winters

Heavy snow. High winds. Sub zero temperatures. You can almost feel the chill just thinking about it, right? But while they conjure unpleasant thoughts of numbing fingers and toes, colder winters do bring about some exciting benefits. (See also: 50 Fun things to Do When You're Stuck Inside for... […]

10 Surprising Benefits of Colder Winters

Heavy snow. High winds. Sub zero temperatures. You can almost feel the chill just thinking about it, right? But while they conjure unpleasant thoughts of numbing fingers and toes, colder winters do bring about some exciting benefits. (See also: 50 Fun things to Do When You're Stuck Inside for... […]

All The Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying My First House

My husband and I bought our first house when we were in our early twenties. Almost a decade later, we recently closed on our second home and had much more confidence in negotiating a good deal this time around. The lessons learned from our first home purchase served us well. (See also: 7 Financial... […]

All The Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying My First House

My husband and I bought our first house when we were in our early twenties. Almost a decade later, we recently closed on our second home and had much more confidence in negotiating a good deal this time around. The lessons learned from our first home purchase served us well. (See also: 7 Financial... […]

11 Genius Storage Solutions for Your Kid's Room

If you feel like your house is overrun with toys, kids' clothes, and children's books, you're not alone. (See also: 10 Genius Storage Solutions for Your Home Office) I've contemplated whether we need a bigger house to accommodate all of my kids' stuff. Fortunately, there are easier (and less... […]

11 Genius Storage Solutions for Your Kid's Room

If you feel like your house is overrun with toys, kids' clothes, and children's books, you're not alone. (See also: 10 Genius Storage Solutions for Your Home Office) I've contemplated whether we need a bigger house to accommodate all of my kids' stuff. Fortunately, there are easier (and less... […]

Double Your Salary With This Simple Strategy

I recently attended a personal finance conference keynoted by Suze Orman. As always, I found her advice to be clear, candid, and insightful. She covered a wide variety of topics and encouraged the audience to ask questions. One twenty-something stood and asked what she should be doing to achieve... […]

Double Your Salary With This Simple Strategy

I recently attended a personal finance conference keynoted by Suze Orman. As always, I found her advice to be clear, candid, and insightful. She covered a wide variety of topics and encouraged the audience to ask questions. One twenty-something stood and asked what she should be doing to achieve... […]

Best Money Tips: Frugal Depression-Era Habits to Pick Up

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on frugal Depression-era habits, the emotional side effects of debt, and tips for knowing whether a good deal is a smart purchase. Top 5 Articles 9 Depression-Era Frugal Habits You Need to Pick Up — If an... […]