Wise Bread

Living large on a small budget. Despite what you may have heard, you don't have to sacrifice your financial independence to enjoy life. We believe people on a budget can still enjoy fabulous and fun lives.

Latest Posts from Wise Bread (page 457)

6 Ways of Improving Your Lottery Odds

A retirement or savings plan based on winning the lottery is not actually a plan — it's a wish. There are much smarter things to do with your hard earned cash. We all know this. Yet many of us still buy numbers and scratchers, for the thrill, for the dream. If you just can't resist, take a... […]

5 Low Key Jobs for People Who Hate Stress

We all know people who really seem to thrive in high-profile, high-stress stress occupations. They're the ones who voluntarily come in early and stay late, those who don't ever stop talking about work, and the people who seem to eat, sleep, and live for their jobs. And then there are the rest of... […]

Best Money Tips: Brilliant Ways to Use Beer

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found brilliant uses for beer, simple moves that will make you richer, and questions to ask if you feel stuck. Top 5 Articles 7 Brilliant Uses For Beer — Beer works great as a marinade! The slightly acidic properties of beer will... […]

Best Deals for Monday 11/09

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Kohls: $10 off $25, Artisan American Cheese & Charcuterie Assortment for $80, Hoover Power Scrub Deluxe Carpet... […]

7 Best Discount Shopping Days of the Year

With just a few weeks left before Black Friday, you may be gearing up to start your Christmas shopping. However, it may surprise you that 32 million Americans started their Christmas shopping during the summer, according to a survey by creditcards.com. Even more shocking, 4.6 million ultra... […]

3 Times Bankruptcy Is the Right Move

Filing for either Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 bankruptcy will cost you, lowering your credit score by 100 points or more. This will make qualifying for new credit cards, a mortgage loan, auto loan, or personal loan nearly impossible, at least for several years after you file. But that doesn't mean that... […]

14 Frugal Christmas Decorating Hacks

Let's face it: The holidays can be expensive. Along with spending money on gifts, food, and fun, you also need to worry about lights, decorations, wrapping essentials, and other items. Fortunately, we've found some smart ways to help you save big on your holiday decorations! 1. Set a Budget First,... […]

23 Classic Breakfast Cereals We All Miss

When it comes to our childhood breakfast cereals, it's absence that makes the heart grow fonder. Let's take a walk down memory lane and reminisce about all the sugary Saturday morning staples that have passed on to that big milk bowl in the sky. A moment of silence, please, for this 'In... […]

Get More Cash Back for the Essentials: The BankAmericard Cash Rewards™ card

The BankAmericard Cash Rewards™ credit card offers a program allowing you to earn more cash back on purchases you might make more frequently than others, such as gas and at grocery stores. Bank of America customers, or those who plan to be in the future, receive an extra perk from the program... […]

Best Money Tips: 30+ Ways Real People Make Extra Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found over 30 ways to make extra income, apps that give you gift cards, and the best way to stay healthy this winter. Top 5 Articles 31 Ways Real People Make Extra Income — You can make $500 a month hosting foreign exchange students.... […]