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11 Ways Cycling Can Save You Money

What would you do with $9,000? No matter how you like to spend your money, that is a huge chunk of change. The kind that might allow you to take a few months off work, travel across the globe, put a down payment on a new home, or start a retirement account. And according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor... […]

7 Easy Ways to Budget for Summer Vacation

Everyone needs a vacation from time to time. It's a break from the day-to-day grind and an opportunity to spend quality time with family. But just because this is your escape from responsibilities and reality, it doesn't mean you can spend money like it's going out of style. Summer is right around... […]

The 3 Best Books to Start Investing Today

Most of us want to start investing. And why not? It can make you solid returns, and it looks easy enough, right? But many beginners make the mistake of rushing into stock investing without properly educating themselves on the subject. Your best strategy is to get educated ASAP, and checking out... […]

Get Paid to Watch Your Favorite TV Show Live

Lights! Cameras! Cue audience applause! You know those TV shows? The ones taped in front of a live studio audience? The ones that air daily and seem to be on all of the time with no reruns? Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes or how people get to be in the audience? How do they... […]

The Easy Way to Cure Chronic Procrastination You Should Try Now

Some people may wonder why procrastination advice seems to never work for them and if there is a deeper issue at hand. Well, for 20% of the population who are chronic procrastinators, it is a serious problem that needs to be addressed, according to Joseph Ferrari, a psychology professor at DePaul... […]

Best Money Tips: Frugal Ways to Live Chemical-Free

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on frugal ways to live chemical-free, simple strategies for storing and preparing food, and tips to burn belly fat fast. Top 5 Articles 10 Frugal Ways to Live Chemical-Free — Leave your shoes at the front... […]

Best Deals for Friday 05/29

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Tool Storage at Home Depot: Up to 50% off with deals from $7, George Foreman Countertop Grill for $50, Vintage... […]

5 Reasons Why 2015 is the Year to Buy a House

If you've been dragging your feet or going back and forth about buying a house, 2015 might be the year to move forward with a home purchase. Buying a home has become harder over the past six or seven years — we can thank the mortgage/housing meltdown for this. Lenders tightened their... […]

5 Key Resources for Workers Recovering From a Disabling Injury or Illness

Have you ever wondered what you would do if an accidental injury or illness kept you from working? May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month, and the perfect time to educate yourself about the resources available if you need time away from work to recover from an injury or... […]

8 Rules of Etiquette We Wish Were Still Around Today

In our age of casual living, is etiquette dead? Have mobile communication, 24/7 schedules, and fast food dining killed the very last vestiges of graciousness and good manners? Maybe so. Here are eight rules of etiquette that are quickly fading into history. 1. Bringing a Host or Hostess Gift When... […]