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Best Money Tips: 5 Must-Haves for Personal Finance Success

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the essentials of personal finance success, ways to save on school and work lunches, and shopping tips for Kohl’s customers. Top 5 Articles 5 Essentials For Personal Finance Success — You aren't likely to... […]

10 Ways to Salvage a Burnt Meal

My husband likes to joke that his mother cooked by the "smoke alarm method." I laugh, but not too hard, because people in glass houses shouldn't throw stones. I have burned my share of meals — I'm also prone to burn some types of things more than others. It happens, but you may not... […]

The 10 Worst States for Retirees

Are you close to retirement? If so, you may want to take some time to see how your state of residence may impact your financial situation. After all, you need your money to last now that you're done working, and you don't want to find yourself strapped because of a high cost of living or taxes.... […]

Save an Extra $1,094.86 a Year with Credit Cards

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/how-to-save-an-extra-109486-a-year?utm_source=wisebread... Are you looking for ways to save money? Here's how you can use you... […]

Turn Old Clothes Into Money With These 4 Tools and Apps

A great way to make extra side cash is to clean out your closet and sell clothes you no longer wear. Not only will you make a few bucks, but you will also benefit from decluttering. Getting top dollar for your used clothing can be tricky, especially if you try to sell your clothes at a yard sale... […]

How to Get a Price Match through Your Credit Card

Ever think you were scoring a great deal on an item only to see it marked down in price the next time you went to the store? While some stores offer price adjustments, it is hard to know which ones will honor a price drop, and for how long. (See also: 8 Price Match Policies You Should Be Wary... […]

6 Ways to Travel When You Have Student Loans

Student loans are a reality for millions of recent graduates and even some of us who have been out of school for a while. Americans alone have 1.36 trillion dollars of student loan debt. That's second only to U.S. mortgage debt. Don't worry! There are plenty of ways to manage your student debt and... […]

Best Money Tips: Creative Ways to Score Free Shipping

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to get free shipping, travel tips you never thought of, and how to get a free honeymoon. Top 5 Articles 5 Creative Ways to Get Free Shipping — When you're on the checkout page, open the chat window and simply... […]

Is Bitcoin Still a Thing?

Bitcoin. You may have heard the term. You may even know someone who has a bunch of them. But is Bitcoin just a fad that's dying out, or is it here to stay? Let's dive into a brief history of Bitcoin, the troubles it has faced, and the answer to the question on so many lips…is Bitcoin still... […]

10 Money Moves to Make Before the Leaves Change

As yet another fun summer season winds down, there's no better time than the start of autumn to take a look at our finances to see where we can make adjustments. Consider these 10 money moves to make before the leaves change. 1. Get Back to Budget Reality Summer activities can put budgeting on the... […]