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12 Tasty Ways to Cook With Wine

I don't know about you, but I often crack open a bottle of wine and find myself with a cup left over by the end of the night. I've splashed some in stir-fries and other dishes, but I've never made anything to write home about. Well that's about to change. Here are 12 fresh and flavorful ways to... […]

8 Reasons Why Your Retirement Cost Calculations May Be Wrong

Saving for retirement is tricky, in part because you don't really have a clear idea of how much money you'll need when you stop working. There are many variables to consider, and a lot of our assumptions about the cost of retired life may also be incorrect. The best way to deal with this... […]

7 Tips for Better Workplace Body Language

No matter how hard you work to gain respect at your workplace, seriously unprofessional body language can send much of your hard work out the window. In fact, in face-to-face communication, research shows that your words account for only 7% percent of your interaction — 38% is in your tone of... […]

Don't Leave Money on the Table — Earn at Least 2% Cash Back on Every Purchase

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-cash-back-credit-cards?ref=teaser There's no reason you shouldn't be earning at least 2% cash back (and up to 6%) on every... […]

100 Ways to Save Money in College

Many college students know exactly what it's like to live from day to day with no extra money. However, there are lots of ways students can save money. Here are 100 of them! One more simple way to save money is to get a credit card that offers rewards. If you know you can be responsible and pay... […]

Best Money Tips: Amateur Investing Mistakes You Can Avoid

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on beginner investing mistakes you can avoid, reasons why being cheap is bad, and frugal ways to relax on a stressful day. Top 5 Articles 10 Amateur Investing Mistakes You Can Avoid — Don't expect the stock... […]

Best Deals for Friday 06/05

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today eBay Deal Frenzy Sale: Up to 95% off, Cooking.com Clearance: Up to 90% off + 10% off, J.Crew Factory Father's Day... […]

12 New Ways to Use Fresh Herbs in the Kitchen

I don't know about you, but each spring I get this itch to grow my own herb garden. I tend to the plants all spring and summer long. But I am often stuck on what to actually do with the fruits of my labor. Here are some simple ideas for what to do with herbs in your kitchen. Feel free to add your... […]

10 Things You Should Always Order on Amazon

I love Amazon. The prices they charge run from competitive, to "how can they stay in business charging so little!?" And like many of my friends, I now go to Amazon before any other site when it comes to buying nearly anything. Having Amazon Prime pays for itself very quickly, with free... […]

6 Passé Slang Terms You Need to Stop Using Today

New slang terms might sound weird (nobody can really pull off "on fleek" or "bae" anyway), but those who cling to outdated slang are even worse! If you're using any of these six passé slang terms, you need to stop using them today (totes). 1. Dope "Dope" is outdated,... […]