Wise Bread

Living large on a small budget. Despite what you may have heard, you don't have to sacrifice your financial independence to enjoy life. We believe people on a budget can still enjoy fabulous and fun lives.

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12 Legit Ways for Stay-at-Home Moms and Dads to Earn Some Extra Cash

Moms who decide to stay at home and raise their children definitely have their fair share of work. If you're a stay-at-home mom, you don't need me to tell you that. But perhaps you're a stay-at-home mom who is looking to earn some cash and doesn't mind working a little extra. […]

20 Gifts for the Guy Who Has Everything

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/20-gifts-for-the-guy-who-has-everything What do you get for the guy who seems to have everything (or, at least, wants almost nothing)? Check out this list of practical and experience-based gifts. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Thursday 12/19

50% Off the Plantronics Audio 478 USB Headset - Enjoy crisp, clear audio during your Skype calls with the Plantronics Audio 478 USB Stereo Headset. 50% to 70% Off FILA - For a limited time, save 50% to 70% on select men's and women's styles from FILA Monthly Kindle Book Deals, $3.99 or Less - This month's collection of Kindle books for $3.99 or less. 63% Off Martha Stewart Crafts Scoring Board […]

7 Personal Finance Lessons From Bruce Springsteen

We can learn a lot from Bruce Springsteen. The Rock n' Roll Hall of Famer has much to offer in terms of how to work hard, how to have fun, and how to look good in jeans with an AARP card in your pocket. (See also: Why Learning the Guitar Is a Great Investment) But the Boss and his music can also offer some great financial tips, too. […]

23 Easy and Scrumptious Microwaveable Desserts

Being a dessert-loving lady who can't justify making an entire cake just for herself (ahem, Miranda Hobbes), I sometimes resort to the microwave to get my sweet fix. And fortunately, the Internet overflows with wonderful microwavable dessert recipes. Below are 23 scrumptious and easy recipes, most only requiring the basics of your pantry and all ready in a jiff. […]

4 Lies You Shouldn't Tell Your Interviewer

People who lie during their interview or on their résumé can get stressed out because it may lead to complications during the hiring process. They may also keep worrying about the interviewer finding out. It's always good to be honest, although perhaps you should wait until you're asked before volunteering certain information. […]

The 5 Best Wine Openers

Whether you love to entertain or you enjoy a glass of wine by yourself on a quiet night, chances are you'll need a wine opener at some point in your life. Wine is many guests' favorite gift to bring event hosts, and you don't want to be caught unprepared when it comes time to crack those bottles open. […]

Gift Ideas for Practical People

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/gift-ideas-for-the-frugal What do you buy for people who hate to spend? These gift ideas will thrill the cheapskate on your list by saving them money. […]

31 Great Gifts that Keep on Giving

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/31-great-gifts-that-keep-on-giving Don't give something that'll end up in the junk drawer. Instead, try one of these creative gifts that will be appreciated for months (or even years!) to come. […]