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10 Questions to Ask Before Signing a Lease

So you've been searching for a place to live. You've looked at a bunch of different homes and apartments, driven all over town, and have finally decided on the one you want. It's perfect. But before you whip out the pen and commit to something, ask the following 10 questions. They could prevent you... […]

Best Money Tips: September Is the Best Time to Buy These Things

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the best things to buy in September, habits of effective savers, and tips for the budget-conscious traveler. Top 5 Articles September is the perfect time to buy these nine things — Labor Day marks the unofficial end... […]

What to Do When Your Belongings Get Stolen Abroad

No one wants to face the dreaded day when their belongings get stolen, and especially not when traveling abroad. You've surely done everything to avoid this outcome, and now all there is to do is take the practical steps to set everything right. This Is Not the Time to Panic Panicking will not... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 08/31

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Wickedly amazing Wednesday deals! Virtual Reality Headset 3D Glasses for Smartphone 88% off, 24" Towel Bar Brushed... […]

The 5 Best Pet Stain Removers

Accidents happen to the best of us, and our pets are no exception. Unfortunately, pet accidents can leave troubling stains and odors behind. A mix of vinegar, water, and baking soda can do wonders for pet stains, but when you need something heavy duty, you’ll want a quality pet stain and odor... […]

15 Delicious Dishes Made Better With Salsa

Is your refrigerator ever without a jar of salsa? Mine either. I love it so much that I keep buying different types: green, peach, mild, spicy, etc. Which makes it a great (and inexpensive) condiment to cook with. Here are 15 ways to think "beyond the dip." 1. Bye-Bye, Bland Chicken... […]

9 Great Stocks for Back-to-School Time

The kids are heading back to school, which means there's plenty of money being spent on notebooks, computers, and three-ring binders. The National Retail Federation reported that it expects $75.8 billion in back-to-school sales, up from $68 billion last year. That means many companies should see... […]

Save More Than $1,000 a Year on Every Day Purchases

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/how-to-save-an-extra-109486-a-year?utm_source=wisebread... You can easily save at least $1,094.86 a year on weekly purchases like... […]

What Happens When Your Credit Card Debt Is Charged Off?

It's the dream of everyone who has struggled with credit card debt to see their balances magically disappear. It's even tempting to imagine that your credit card issuer will simply grow tired of pursuing you and give up, so that you don't have to pay off your debt at all. This can be the impression... […]

6 Easy Ways to Get Free Travel

A common misconception is that travel is expensive. But you may be surprised to learn that there are easy, accessible ways to score free travel that don't require you to be a computer whiz or an expert travel hacker. In fact, most of them are fairly straightforward. 1. Get a Free Plane Ticket With... […]