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Coworking Spaces: The Office Alternative

Telecommuting is becoming an increasingly popular approach to working these days, and starting your own business is as popular as ever. […]

What If I Skip My Taxes This Year?

For many people, filing and paying their taxes can be a major source of anxiety every spring. On top of all the other things you're already juggling in your daily life, you've got those pesky tax stubs, the federal and state returns, and standing in line at the post office. […]

10 Ways to Reuse Buttons

If you're like me and can't bear to throw away even the smallest of things, chances are you have scores of buttons lying around your house. They're practical in theory — clothing manufacturers thoughtfully attach an extra button or two to pants, cardigans, and dress shirts, so that if one falls off and is lost in the abyss of your work week, you can easily replace it. […]

Best Money Tips: Cheap and Fun Ideas for Easter

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on cheap and fun ideas for Easter, improving your resume, and tax tips to make your life easier. Top 5 Articles Cheap and Fun Ideas for Easter — This Easter, keep things frugal by heading to the Dollar Store for Easter basket goodies. […]

Smart Ways to Start and End Networking Conversations

When I first started attending networking events, I was terrified to approach large groups of strangers. I watched some of my peers dive into these situations with ease and wondered how on earth they made it look so natural. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 4/5, 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 prizes! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Downsizing. […]

Clear Out That Clutter: 15 Places to Sell Your Stuff

While it’s still difficult to find a full-time job in this economy, it’s easier than ever to make a little extra cash on the side. Virtually anyone with items of value or a skill or service to offer can supplement their income — with the right resources. From hocking your books and DVDs online to getting cash back for a smartphone, here are 15 ways you can sell nearly anything you think of. […]

How to Give Yourself a Manicure at Home

Manicures (and pedicures, for that matter) are one of those "little luxuries" that many of us skimp on for a variety of reasons. […]

Best Money Tips: Cut Costs on Moving Expenses

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on cutting costs on moving expenses, ways to earn more money, and things that could be hurting your credit score. Top 5 Articles Ten Ways To Cut Costs On Moving Expenses — Save money on moving expenses by packing smart and selling your stuff. […]

Secrets to a Great Phone Interview for Job Hunters

Phone conversations with representatives of hiring organizations are becoming increasingly more important in winning face-to-face interviews and landing new jobs. […]