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10 Things You Didn’t Learn in College (but You Should Have)

I used to see school as a sort of factory — one that ingested small children and spat out highly trained adults who would be snapped up by big companies that would pay them lots and lots of money. Of course, somewhere along the way, we all tend to come to the (very crushing) realization that it doesn't quite work that way. […]

Best Money Tips: Best and Worst Buys of August 2013

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the best and worst buys of August 2013, jobs to satisfy your wanderlust, and rules for buying a home. Top 5 Articles Best and Worst Buys of August 2013 — This month is a great month to buy laptop bundles but a horrible month to buy patio furniture. […]

Discount Luxury: Save 50% or More on 5 Fabulous Substitutions

You don’t have to be rich or famous to try to put some luxury in your life. While it may be a stretch to own a private jet or a magnificent vacation home, there are still lots of little things you can do to still feel like a million bucks without spending that much. Here are some frugal ways to mimic some favorite luxuries. (See also: 8 Little Luxuries That Go a Long Way) 1. […]

Discover Bank Review: You Know the Card, but What About the Bank?

When many of us think of Discover, we think of credit cards (including the new Discover it card). However, Discover offers standard banking services as well as credit cards. […]

Best Deals for Friday 08/02

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals 6.5-Quart Shoe Box $1, GNC On-The-Go Blender Set $17, 5-Piece Patio Bar Set $240, and more! […]

6 Things Every College Student Must Know About Private Student Loans

The cost of college is increasing with frightening speed. A recent report shows that it has increased 12 fold over the last 30 years. This makes paying for college more difficult than ever, especially if you're limiting yourself to federal assistance. However, there are some things that you should know about private student loans before you sign up for them. […]

Best Money Tips: Tips for Grocery Shopping Online

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on tips for grocery shopping online, finding success with life and money, and how your busy lifestyle is costing you. Top 5 Articles Just a Click Away: 6 Tips For Grocery Shopping Online — When grocery shopping online for the first time, start with safe items to test out the service. […]

Leave Town Fast: Essentials for Making a Last-Minute Move

A cousin of mine has had just a few weeks to plan a total relocation thanks to a job offer halfway across the country. I have also relocated out of state a time or three, so I understand the confusion and chaos that can ensue during a move, especially when it’s at the last minute. (See also: The ABC’s of DIY Moving) Relocating to a new place can be extremely exciting but also stressful. […]

Wear Frozen Clothes and 9 Other Ways to Beat the Heat

With heat waves sweeping across the U.S. and other countries, you’re probably feeling hot right about now. So am I. But before you reach for the air conditioner switch, resist the call for instant gratification and try out these energy-saving methods for cooling off. (See also: 9 Places to Go to Beat the Summer Heat) 1. Wear Frozen Clothing Weird, right? […]

Best Deals for Thursday 08/01

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals Fares to Florida from $178 roundtrip, Augason Farms 1-Year Food Supply $899, Gillette Razor Cartridge 40-Pack $42, and more! […]