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5 Jobs Proven to Make You Live Longer

Want to live forever? Then it may be time to switch careers. Not all jobs are created equal when it comes to pay, prestige, perks — and the promise of a longer life. Read on for our roundup of gigs that are scientifically inclined to keep your heart beating longer than the rest. Just don't... […]

9 Reasons Why the U.S. Economy Is Kicking the World's Butt

It may be hard to believe, but the U.S. economy is giving the world a run for its money. Compared to most major developed nations, the U.S. is out-performing in terms of most major economic indicators. It seems we've managed to escape the grip of the Great Recession more quickly (and with perhaps... […]

Best Money Tips: Biggest Urban Myths of Personal Finance

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the biggest urban myths of personal finance, creative ways to reuse K-cups, and ways to save money when you’re making minimum wage. Top 5 Articles 3 Biggest Urban Myths of Personal Finance —... […]

10 Stupid Shopping Mistakes Even Smart People Make

I bet you consider yourself a savvy shopper, and probably rightfully so. You search for online discount codes before checkout, pull up mobile coupons at the register, and buy in bulk when necessary. Yes, you're a veritable savings superstar — but I'm about ruin your day. Even the smartest... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 03/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic Sale: Extra 50% off, 100-Foot Commercial Garden Hose for $25 + $7 s/h, Gyroscopic Wrist and... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 03/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic Sale: Extra 50% off, 100-Foot Commercial Garden Hose for $25 + $7 s/h, Gyroscopic Wrist and... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Favorite Weekend Activity?

For most of us, the weekend is when we relax and recharge after a week of work. It's when we finally (and hopefully) have time to do the things we love: go on day-long outings with our favorite people, finish craft projects, or prep next week's dinners — that can be fun, too! What is your... […]

Can't Pay Your Taxes? Here's What to Do

No one likes unexpected bills — especially big unexpected bills. This time of year, one of these nasty shocks can come in the form of owed income taxes. Common candidates for a hefty income tax bill include the self-employed, especially if you earned a decent income in 2014 but didn't make... […]

Can't Pay Your Taxes? Here's What to Do

No one likes unexpected bills — especially big unexpected bills. This time of year, one of these nasty shocks can come in the form of owed income taxes. Common candidates for a hefty income tax bill include the self-employed, especially if you earned a decent income in 2014 but didn't make... […]

7 Foods Scientifically Proven to Make You (More) Beautiful

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but that doesn't mean you can't help it along. Our diet plays a strong role in how we look and feel. These seven foods will do wonders for that reflection in the mirror. 1. Salmon Everyone says salmon makes your skin glow, and in this case, everyone is right.... […]