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10 Times at Work You're Just Wasting Effort

Americans work hard. Very hard. About 1,800 hours a year, no guarantee of vacation time hard. And some of that, unfortunately, is just spinning the wheels. Here are 10 times when we're simply wasting effort at work. 1. Working Very Late or Coming In Super Early When I first started working in the... […]

10 Times at Work You're Just Wasting Effort

Americans work hard. Very hard. About 1,800 hours a year, no guarantee of vacation time hard. And some of that, unfortunately, is just spinning the wheels. Here are 10 times when we're simply wasting effort at work. 1. Working Very Late or Coming In Super Early When I first started working in the... […]

When to Do a Balance Transfer to Pay Off Credit Card Debt

One of the pitfalls that many first-time (and even long-time) credit card users run into is racking up a balance that can't be paid off in one month. This might happen when you've had an unexpected financial emergency and things are tight one month, or because you ended up getting in over your head... […]

When to Do a Balance Transfer to Pay Off Credit Card Debt

One of the pitfalls that many first-time (and even long-time) credit card users run into is racking up a balance that can't be paid off in one month. This might happen when you've had an unexpected financial emergency and things are tight one month, or because you ended up getting in over your head... […]

Best Money Tips: Have Fun and Save Money on Valentine's Day

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to have fun and save money on Valentine's Day, characteristics of the millionaire next door, and practical budgeting tips. Top 5 Articles How to Save Money on Valentine’s Day and Still Have Fun... […]

Best Money Tips: Have Fun and Save Money on Valentine's Day

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to have fun and save money on Valentine's Day, characteristics of the millionaire next door, and practical budgeting tips. Top 5 Articles How to Save Money on Valentine’s Day and Still Have Fun... […]

7 All Natural Home Remedies for Colds

My husband is a high school English teacher. My daughter is in her first year of preschool. Sickness is a way of life for us with so much exposure to germs. In fact, we just got over a full month of passing around two nasty cold viruses. (See also: 12 Natural Remedies for Stomach Pain) Here are... […]

7 All Natural Home Remedies for Colds

My husband is a high school English teacher. My daughter is in her first year of preschool. Sickness is a way of life for us with so much exposure to germs. In fact, we just got over a full month of passing around two nasty cold viruses. (See also: 12 Natural Remedies for Stomach Pain) Here are... […]

4 Reasons Why Millennials Should Be Optimistic About Their Finances

For millennials — young adults ages 18 to 33 — acquiring a job, a home, and other markers of passage into adulthood during the deepest recession since the years following World War II has been a struggle. But make no mistake: this isn't a lost generation. Despite the limited job... […]

4 Reasons Why Millennials Should Be Optimistic About Their Finances

For millennials — young adults ages 18 to 33 — acquiring a job, a home, and other markers of passage into adulthood during the deepest recession since the years following World War II has been a struggle. But make no mistake: this isn't a lost generation. Despite the limited job... […]