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How to Build an Investment Portfolio for Under $5000

If you're relatively new to investing, you might find the number of investment options mind boggling. Moreover, it's not easy to know how much money to place in which types of investments. To help simplify things, let's pretend we have $5,000 to place in a retirement account. The investment mix... […]

7 Things You Need to Know Before Buying Your First House

Sponsored by Chase Mortgage Banking. Review their resources to help you find and finance your home. My husband and I bought our first house when we were in our early twenties. Almost a decade later, we recently closed on our second home. We learned a great deal throughout the process, but we... […]

5 Ways to Stay Productive While Working From Home

You've just landed a coveted work-from-home job. This is great news. You can now ditch the time-consuming commute to work. You can avoid office gossip, and you can work on your own schedule. But, there are some pitfalls. It's not always easy to stay productive when you're working from home. There... […]

Best Money Tips: Best and Worst States for Saving Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the best and worst states for saving money, how to retire without debt, and exercises that you can do anywhere. Top 5 Articles The best (and worst) states for saving money and getting ahead 2015 — The... […]

Save $100s Next Month With These 10 Grocery Shopping Tips

Thrifty shopping may seem like a pain at first, but the savings can really add up. If you're used to a liberal spending plan, you might be able to save hundreds per month, just by eating at home more and shopping thrifty at the grocery store. Below, you'll find some realistic estimates of just you... […]

8 Cool Stores We Miss

It is sadly the way of life that all good things must come to an end. And retail stores are no exception. When we look back at the places at which we loved to shop, we may have thought they would be around forever. Who could have known that, just twenty years ago, the Internet would come along and... […]

5 Romantic Wedding Locations That Won't Cost a Fortune

The venue: It's usually the first and biggest hurdle in wedding planning, and it's very common to experience mega sticker shock at quotes from the first few beautiful venues you contact. Check out these five romantic wedding locations that won't cost a fortune. 1. County and State Parks I'm not... […]

10 Cool Companies That Pay You for Referring Friends

Do you like shopping online? Better yet, would you like to make money (or get other cool stuff) for shopping online? There are a number of retailers, websites, and subscription clubs with awesome referral programs that let you do just that. Check out the perks and start earning some major rewards... […]

Best Money Tips: Quick and Easy Tips to Become a Millionaire

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on quick and easy tips that’ll make you a millionaire, small changes for a happier you, and health risks to watch out for this summer. Top 5 Articles 4 Quick And Easy Tips That Will Make You A Millionaire... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 07/09

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's Fashion & Home Sale and Clearance: 30-70% off, Kraus Liquidation Sale at Build.com: Up to 80% off, Best... […]