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Best Deals for Friday 11/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Levi's Women's 515 Bootcut Jean for $33, Fossil 100% Leather Mini Cross-Body Bag for $50, Life DVD Complete Set... […]

15 Genius Gifts for Office Secret Santa

Secret Santa — this can be a career minefield disguised as a fun end-of-the year activity. But no matter how limiting the price cap on your office exchange, or how stuck you are on what to buy, there are plenty of fun and appropriate gifts to go around. Spread a little office cheer with some... […]

19 Fun, Cheap Projects to Try This Weekend

By Wednesday, we're grateful to be over the weekday hump. On Thursday, we can sense the impending joy of Casual Friday. And then, it finally arrives: the weekend! Two blissful days free from work. Sure, there are some chores and errands to be done — but what about "me" time, or... […]

6 Surprising Ways to Maximize Your Savings at Home Depot

There's no arguing the fact that Home Depot can be a great place to save money on hardware and building supplies. And having worked at Home Depot fairly recently, I have the inside scoop on how to best take advantage of the savings opportunities. Here are a few tips to maximize your savings. (See... […]

5 Best Credit Cards for Travel Purchases

The credit card rewards that you can earn from purchasing travel have gone up, as card issuers continue to offer greater bonuses for travel purchases. So if you have large travel expenses (including gas, parking, public transportation, tolls, etc.), then you should consider these credit cards when... […]

Best Money Tips: 15 Things to Do Before 2015 Ends

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found smart things to do before the year ends, tips for making the most of Black Friday, and how to overcome the things that limit your potential. Top 5 Articles 15 Things to Get Done Before Year-End — Get a head start on your taxes... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 11/12

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 20% off Macy's Holiday Kick-Off Sale w/ code, Ninja Kitchen System Pulse Blender for $60, $10 Off Fisher-Price,... […]

Start Saving More With This One, Simple Tool

You know you need to create a monthly budget for your household. But before you can do that, you need to create a spending book, which is a book that tracks how much you spend each week on everything from groceries to gas to bus fare. If you don't know how much you already spend on these items,... […]

3 Reasons to Get Your Master’s Degree Abroad

Traditionally, when we think about studying abroad, it is associated with an undergrad degree. But there is a trend emerging for students to get their master's degrees, or even a second bachelor's degree abroad. And not just spend a semester, but many years in a foreign country. According to the... […]

Stabilize Your Portfolio With These 11 Dividend Stocks

If you're an income investor looking to stabilize your portfolio, or just want a little extra cash, dividend-paying stocks are a often a great thing to own. With interest rates still historically quite low, you can get yields that are more than three or even four times what a bank might pay. But... […]