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Get Up To 8% Cash Back Shopping at Whole Foods (Limited Time Deal!)

Shopping at Whole Foods can definitely put a dent in your wallet. We've offered suggestions before on the best ways to save at Whole Foods. And for the next four months, you can save even more — up to 8% cash back on your purchases. Americans spend 130% more on average on groceries per week... […]

Best Money Tips: Money Management Tips for Couples

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles with tips on money management for committed couples, frugal ways to fight the flu, and calendar mistakes you may be making. Top 5 Articles Money Management Tips for Committed Couples — Start talking about... […]

Best Deals for Monday 10/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today J. Crew Factory: Up to 50% off + extra 30% off, Office Depot and OfficeMax: 25% off one item, 14-Piece Stainless... […]

10 Simple Ways to Lower Your Cholesterol

So, your doctor warned you that you need to get your bad cholesterol (LDL and triglyceride) levels down, your good cholesterol (HDL) level up, and you don't know where to start? (See also: 13 Natural and Easy Ways to Lower Your Blood Sugar) Here are 10 easy things you can do to start lowering your... […]

20 Simple and Cheap Halloween Costumes for Kids

I have an almost 3-year-old daughter, and she's incredibly excited to dress up for Halloween this year. The thing is, we went out shopping for costumes the other day, and I was absolutely shocked at how much these little outfits cost. I complained to my own mother who, in turn, showed me photos of... […]

7 Ways to Keep Your Retirement Funds From Disappearing

More than one-third of Americans have no retirement savings. This shocking figure should provide a wake up call and set you on your course to better prepare for retirement. Even if you haven't started yet, it's never too late. (See also: This Is the Basic Intro to Having a Retirement Fund That... […]

Organized People Have These 5 Things in Their Homes — Do You?

Organization is all about time management and making sure your belongings have a designated home for easy access and cleanup. It's a simple concept, but it's not always easy to pull off, especially when you're being pulled in a million directions by work, trips to the grocery store, your kid's... […]

7 Job Search Stunts to Get You Noticed by Employers

Did you ever think your dream job would be snatched away by a desperate grad with a viral gimmick? No. No you didn't. In today's society, we're more interested social media hacks than work experience. We'd rather follow a good speaker than a good leader. And we'd rather have an out-of-the-box... […]

Wise Bread Reloaded: President Obama's Credit Card Declined at Pricey Restaurant (and How You Can Avoid the Same Fate)

This week the President revealed that even the leader of the free world is not immune to credit card identity fraud. "I went to a restaurant up in New York when I was — during the U.N. General Assembly, and my credit card was rejected," the President said during an executive order... […]

Best Money Tips: Habits for Long-Term Happiness

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on habits that create long-term happiness, spending $100 a month on groceries, and survival skills for everyday life. Top 5 Articles 17 Habits to Create Long-Term Happiness Within You — Don't let social... […]