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Best Deals for Wednesday 01/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's: 50-60% off Men's Clearance & Sale, Kohl's: 50-60% off Home Closeouts, ShoeMall: 25% Off $50+ w/ code,... […]

10 Money Moves You Need to Make Before You Take a Side Job

This year is shaping up to be a great year for the U.S. economy. Given the positive economic conditions, you may be considering to take a side job to earn some extra cash. While having some extra funds in your bank account sounds amazing, remember that it takes money to make money. Without careful... […]

10 Ways to Increase Your Net Worth This Year

Do you live a paycheck-to-paycheck existence? Or are you focused on escaping that vicious cycle and building your net worth? Net worth — the value of all our assets like bank accounts and property minus our liabilities like mortgages and credit card debt — is a summary of our economic... […]

8 Financial Decisions You'll Never Regret

A new year is here. And even if you've already broken the resolutions you made at the end of the holiday season, it's never too late to make new ones, especially when it comes to your finances. Here are eight financial decisions you can make now that you'll never regret. Make the moves on this... […]

19 Things You Can Buy That Make the World a Better Place

What's better than giving a great gift? Giving a great gift that gives back. If you're on the hunt for a fantastic way to brighten someone's day (or just in need of a new thingamajig for yourself), peep these companies, whose proceeds help those in need. (See also: 20 Places Where You Can Always... […]

The 5 Best Body Lotions

Your skin needs to stay moisturized and hydrated year-round, particularly during the harsh winter months. Lotion can restore moisture to the skin, so your skin will feel softer, smoother, and more moisturized after every use. By keeping your skin properly moisturized at all times, you can also help... […]

Best Money Tips: 101 Small Ways to Save Big Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found over a hundred small ways to save big, things to do now to prepare for tax season, and the secrets to a budget-friendly Korean beauty routine. Top 5 Articles 101 Small Ways to Save Big — Buy over-the-counter meds from Amazon,... […]

7 Household Items That Are Better Second-Hand

I admit it, I brake for estate sales. Nothing gets my Saturday morning juices flowing quicker than an old fashioned tag sale — the sort of event where the contents of an entire household are up for grabs.  Beyond the antiques and random curiosities, I love the hunt for bargain-priced... […]

Ask the Readers: What's Your Favorite Grocery Shopping Tip?

There are many ways to save money on groceries. You can clip coupons, shop from a list, track weekly sales — just do a search on the Internet and you'll find dozens more! But what works for one person may not work for another, and it can take some trial and error to figure out the best... […]

How to Go From Two Incomes to One

Are you planning on taking some time off from work to raise a family — or has your spouse recently lost their job? Living on one income can be challenging, but it doesn't have to spell financial disaster. Consider the following ways to reduce the stress of a household income transition. 1.... […]