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5 Best Credit Cards with 0% APR for Purchases

If you've got a big purchase planned (or a bunch of small ones), and you don't think you can pay it off within the month to avoid interest charges, you might consider a credit card that offers a promotional 0% APR on purchases. This will give you some time to pay off your new purchases without the... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Shop at Costco Without a Membership

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found helpful articles on ways to shop at Costco without a membership, a step-by-step guide to turn your ideas into money, and ways to save money on a road trip. Top 5 Articles 10 Clever Ways to Shop at Costco without a Membership —... […]

Beware of Adding Another User to Your Credit Card

Adding an authorized user to your credit card account can help establish or improve their credit, but how will it affect you? Fortunately, simply adding a new user to your credit card will not negatively affect your credit score. However, there are a number of factors you should consider before you... […]

Best Deals for Monday 04/18

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Amazing Monday deals include Pay Day Board Game $11, SO&CO New York Women's 16K Rose Tone Dial Watch $40,... […]

12 Great Side Jobs for Outdoorsy Types

If working a 9-to-5 job in an office cubicle is slowly driving you crazy, remember that you've got options. There are lots of ways to supplement your income from a "regular" job with a side gig that lets — nay, requires! — you to roam free in nature. Computer eye strain be... […]

5 Home Canned Foods That Beat Store Bought

If you've been curious about canning, the process can seem intimidating and even a bit scary (especially when the word "botulism" comes to mind). Consider this: A basic canning set will cost you around $50, but the possibilities of what you can make after learning the basics are... […]

9 Cheap Ways to Increase Your Knowledge and Earning Potential

The more knowledge you have, the more chances you will get to score different and better jobs. Knowledge is power, and with continuing education, power and ultimately, success, are yours for the taking. Here are nine free or inexpensive ways to learn more and increase your earning potential. (See... […]

10 Hidden Housing Costs New Homeowners Don't Expect

You're a new homeowner — congrats! The hardest part is over, for sure. Saying so long to most of your savings isn't easy, after all. But the money hemorrhage isn't finished just yet. There are several under-the-radar and often overlooked fees and expenses that accompany homeownership that a... […]

10 Reasons You Should Really Fear an IRS Audit

It's that time of year again. We all do our best to comply with the vast array of tax laws out there, while trying to get the deductions and rebates we're owed. But what if you make an honest mistake, or try to cheat the IRS, and get a dreaded audit? Is it really as bad as people say? Well…... […]

What Exactly Does Travel Accident Insurance Cover on Credit Cards?

We all know that rewards credit cards can offer points, miles, and cash back for your spending, but many people overlook another valuable aspect of these products, their cardholder benefits. Many people don’t bother looking beyond the most obvious benefits of their credit cards, but there are... […]