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Best Deals for Thursday 11/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Extra 25% off American Eagle Outfitters Clearance, Up to 44% off Outdoor Tools & Power Equipment at Home... […]

Another 7 Travel Destinations Not Worth the Money

After my previous two articles on travel destinations to avoid (7 Popular Vacation Spots That Aren't Worth the Money, and 7 MORE Destinations), it became quite clear that there was a need to highlight more places that you should cross off your "see it at all costs" list. Several people... […]

Another 7 Travel Destinations Not Worth the Money

After my previous two articles on travel destinations to avoid (7 Popular Vacation Spots That Aren't Worth the Money, and 7 MORE Destinations), it became quite clear that there was a need to highlight more places that you should cross off your "see it at all costs" list. Several people... […]

5 Ways to Automate Your Finances

No matter how hectic your schedule, it's important to keep your personal finances on track. Let them fall by the wayside, and you could face late fees or a damaged credit score. Automating your personal finances, however, is one easy way to simplify and maintain control of your money. (See also:... […]

How to Survive the 5 Most Common Emergency Situations

Nuclear fallout, asteroid strikes, and sinkholes are rare. But, yes, emergencies do happen. And while you'd be foolish to spend time preparing for any of those three disasters, it's smart and doubly worthwhile to prep for some of the more common ones. (See also: 5 Emergency Situations You Must... […]

How to Use Credit Cards to Improve Your Credit Score

There are a lot of myths racing around online about how your credit cards impact your credit score. It can be confusing because the way credit scores are computed doesn't always match with actual credit-worthy behavior. So you might think that canceling all but one of your credit cards is a smart... […]

How to Use Credit Cards to Improve Your Credit Score

There are a lot of myths racing around online about how your credit cards impact your credit score. It can be confusing because the way credit scores are computed doesn't always match with actual credit-worthy behavior. So you might think that canceling all but one of your credit cards is a smart... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 11/20, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #KnowYourBenefits to participate. This week's topic: Health and Financial Security! Get tips for managing health costs... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 11/20, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #KnowYourBenefits to participate. This week's topic: Health and Financial Security! Get tips for managing health costs... […]

People Who Love Thanksgiving Do These 8 Things, Do You?

I'm not someone who tends to love Thanksgiving. The truth is, I find it so stressful that it's hard to figure out how to enjoy it in and around the food I have to cook, the decorations I have to put up and take down, and the seemingly constant stream of people. (See also: Year-End Holiday... […]