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6 Ways to Invest When You're In Debt

You know you need to begin investing to save for the future, but you still have some debt to pay off. It is possible to take care of both at the same time? The short answer is that yes, you can pay down debt and invest at the same time. In many ways, this is a personal choice. If you despise debt... […]

Save on Christmas Shopping With This Clever Gift Card Strategy

Last year, the average American spent $882 on holiday gifts — and that amount does not include money spent on décor, meals, or clothes. Many people rack up credit card debt, and with high interest rates, that can make payments on their Christmas purchases for months after the... […]

Best Money Tips: Avoid These Retailer Tricks on Black Friday

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on trick that retailers will try to use on Black Friday, ways to recover from a bad first impression, and tips to help you save money at hotels. Top 5 Articles 10 Tricks Retailers Will Try To Use On Black Friday — Check... […]

7 Things Not to Buy on Black Friday

If I had to choose one word to describe Black Friday, it would be pande-frickin'-monium. Consumers go berserk for doorbusters, big deals, and deep discounts, but all may not be as it seems. Take a look at these typical Black Friday "best buys" that are anything but to help stretch your... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 11/23

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 71% Off Cosmoplitan Deluxe Tufted Parson Chairs, 69% Off Expedition First Aid Kit with Nylon Case, 67% Off Dancing... […]

Make Sure You Carry the Best Credit Card for Holiday Shopping

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/best-credit-cards-for-the-holidays?utm_source=wisebread... The holidays are a great time to take advantage of credit card rewards... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 11/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Don't miss today's amazing deals! 83% Off Salad Spinner with Crank Handle, 68% Off Professional Condenser Sound... […]

8 Credit Repair Mistakes That Will Cost You

Rebuilding a poor credit score can seem like an overwhelming task, especially as bad credit puts you in a rotten financial situation. With bad credit you get much higher interest rates, and can often get completely denied when you apply for a new account. But if you don't go about repairing your... […]

Rent Your Home or Buy? Here's How to Decide

There are plenty of advantages to renting an apartment, and just as many to buying a home, instead. But what about financially? Is renting or buying the smarter money move? Not surprisingly, the answer is complicated, and depends on where you live, what kind of home you want to buy or apartment... […]

Ask the Readers: What Are Your Tips for Black Friday?

Black Friday is one of the biggest retail holidays of the year. Some people love it for the deals, and others hate it for the chaos. And because not every deal is as good as it sounds, it's important to know the tricks and tactics that stores use to get you to spend more. What are your tips for... […]