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Student Loan Debt in Collections? Try These 5 Steps

We are all too familiar with the stats when it comes to student loan debt. American borrowers owe more than 1.2 trillion in student loan debt, and more than 70% of U.S. college graduates have student loans of some sort. This staggering amount of student loans has far surpassed credit card debt,... […]

4 Ways Women Can Avoid Paying the "Pink Tax"

Regardless of age, pink has remained the color most identified with the female gender. And it turns out, women pay a "pink tax" on items that are marketed for them. Also, products made and marketed to women are higher priced and sometimes not as well made. All of this makes women begin to... […]

Best Money Tips: Everybody Should Know How to Cook These Foods

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on recipes that everyone should know how to cook, creative ways to decorate pumpkins without carving them, and how NOT to pick a bank. Top 5 Articles 12 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook — These basic recipes are... […]

Should You Pay Your Student Loans With Credit Cards?

Is it possible to use credit cards to pay off monthly student loan payments, in order to pay less interest and reap the benefits of earning credit card rewards? The answers might surprise you. Can I Use a 0% Balance Transfer to Pay for My Student Loan? It is possible to use a 0% APR balance... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 09/08

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Don't miss our Thursday deals! Catherine Malandrino Ladies Watch Silver Dial Stainless Steel Band 89% off, Besiva... […]

The 5 Best In-Home Dry Cleaning Kits

Dry cleaning can cost anywhere between $2-$20 per item, which can quickly add up to a dry cleaning bill of more than $100/month. Why spend all that money when you can get similar results at a fraction of the cost with affordable in-home dry cleaning kits? Even Chris Allsbrooks, a textile analyst at... […]

6 Ways That Better Paying Job Out of State May Cost You

On the market for a new, higher paying job? Have you expanded your job search across state lines? When contemplating a job that would require you to move to a new state, part of the decision process should be determining how the local costs, public infrastructure, and local school system will... […]

7 Reasons Millennials Should Stop Being Afraid of the Stock Market

Are you a Millennial who's interested in investing? Then stop being afraid of the market. Sure, the Great Recession wiped out market fortunes during your early adulthood, but in the years since, it's roared back. Those who held steady during the market tumult made their money back — and then... […]

Save Money on Interest with a Low Interest Credit Card

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-credit-card-review?utm_source=wisebread&u... If you have to carry a balance, the BankAmericard credit card's low... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 9/8, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Saving on clothes! Learn making your clothes last, staying up to date on sales, saving on special occasion clothing, and... […]