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Is It Still Smart to Buy an Electric Car While Gas Prices Are Low?

With no end in sight for low gas prices, electric and hybrid cars face a harder value proposition. It can take a decade or more for some hybrids to pay for their higher price tag through fuel savings, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. (I'm looking at you, Toyota Highlander.) So should... […]

Get the Best Rewards and Benefits for Your Excellent Credit

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-credit-cards-for-people-with-excellent-credit?ut... Do you have an excellent credit rating? Make your hard work pay off and... […]

Hate Paying Annual Fees? Consider these Cards Instead

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/the-5-best-credit-cards-with-no-annual-fees?utm_source=... You don't have to pay an annual fee to get travel rewards, cash back,... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/9, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win $100 in Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $50 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Debt Reduction! Learn about what causes people to end up in debt, calculating how much you need to pay off, debt repayment... […]

5-Day Debt Reduction Plan: Search and Destroy

[Editor's Note: This is part three of a five-part series on debt reduction. To read more, see the rest of the 5-Day Debt Reduction Plan.] Some people give up on the idea of paying off debt because they think they don't earn enough money. Yes, life can be expensive, especially when wages don't keep... […]

9 Qualities to Look for in Well-Made Clothing

Well-made clothing is not only a personal hallmark of fashion icons like Audrey Hepburn, Jackie O., Pharrell, and Steve McQueen, but also the backbone of frugal wardrobes everywhere. Good quality clothing is always a fashion must. It used to be easier to separate good clothes from the bad. Certain... […]

Best Money Tips: Essential Tips for Summer Safety

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on essential tips for enjoying summer safely, how food choices can endanger wildlife, and tips for shopping at Ikea. Top 5 Articles 10 Essential Tips for Enjoying Summer Safely — Eyes need protection from the sun's... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 06/08

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 72% Off on Koolife Professional 3-Stage Knife Sharpening System, 65% Off on Vehemo Digital Tire Pressure Gauge,... […]

How to Spot a Credit Repair Scam

When your credit has taken a significant hit and you need professional assistance, a credit repair company can do wonders for your financial situation. They can help you get your credit back on track and even work to remove errors from your credit report that may be affecting your score. In turn,... […]

8 Money Lessons I Learned Selling Office Supplies

My first real job came when I was 16 years old and landed a position at one of those large office supply stores. As jobs for high schoolers go, it was not a bad one. I earned some money to get through the summer, kept myself busy, learned a lot about varieties of printer ink, and made some friends... […]