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11 Things Scientists Say Will Boost Your Happiness Today

Don't worry, be happy. Bobby McFerrin was onto something when he wrote those words. There are so many benefits to happiness, and worrying causes so many problems, that his lyrics make a lot of sense. If only we could say, "I want to be happy," and have that wish granted. Unfortunately,... […]

11 Things Scientists Say Will Boost Your Happiness Today

Don't worry, be happy. Bobby McFerrin was onto something when he wrote those words. There are so many benefits to happiness, and worrying causes so many problems, that his lyrics make a lot of sense. If only we could say, "I want to be happy," and have that wish granted. Unfortunately,... […]

Should You Use Peer-to-Peer Lending to Pay Down Credit Card Debt?

If you are digging yourself out of credit card debt, you might consider borrowing from a peer-to-peer lending (P2P) company. Depending on your personal situation and credit profile, this approach may enable you to get out of debt faster and save money. There is much to consider besides the... […]

Should You Use Peer-to-Peer Lending to Pay Down Credit Card Debt?

If you are digging yourself out of credit card debt, you might consider borrowing from a peer-to-peer lending (P2P) company. Depending on your personal situation and credit profile, this approach may enable you to get out of debt faster and save money. There is much to consider besides the... […]

Best Money Tips: Quick Ways to Save for a Trip

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles to help you quickly save money for a trip, avoid overspending traps, and form good money habits that stick. Top 5 Articles Need Quick Cash for a Trip? 11 Easy Ways to Save — Cash in your cash back rewards and... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 11/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 20% to 40% off The North Face at Nordstrom, Up to 50% off Holiday Decorations at Home Depot, $50 McDonald's Gift... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 11/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 20% to 40% off The North Face at Nordstrom, Up to 50% off Holiday Decorations at Home Depot, $50 McDonald's Gift... […]

11 Hobbies That Aren’t Worth the Money

You work hard for your down time, but what if the activities that help you relax and have fun cost more than they're worth? If any of these are your favorite pastime, you may want to consider a hobby that's a little less financially draining (napping, for example, is big these days!). (See also: 10... […]

11 Hobbies That Aren’t Worth the Money

You work hard for your down time, but what if the activities that help you relax and have fun cost more than they're worth? If any of these are your favorite pastime, you may want to consider a hobby that's a little less financially draining (napping, for example, is big these days!). (See also: 10... […]

16 Easy Ways to Save $100 This Month

What would you do with an extra $100 in your pocket? Think of a good answer fast, because if you follow the below tips this month, that's exactly what you'll have. Trim the Fat on Groceries The average family of four spends between $146 to $289 a week on groceries, according to the U.S. Department... […]