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Paper Checks: Going, Going...Gone?

Many Americans still retain a checking account for the purpose of writing actual paper checks. Consumers continue to use paper checks out of habit, convenience, security, or having no other option with a vendor. But there are big changes on the horizon that may cancel the use of personal checks or paper checks in general. […]

Best Money Tips: How to Make More Space

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips roundup. Today, we share ways to reclaim your space from hidden hogs, tips for growing an organic garden, and tried-and-true ways to fight the flu. Top 5 Articles Hidden Hogs that Rob You of Space — Free up some floor space by getting rid of furniture that you don't really need. […]

20 Things to Have on Hand for Power Outages

I moved from Southern California to a tiny town in the wet wilds of Oregon four years ago. Three months after moving, we had a hurricane (seriously!) and lost power for five days. Five! The cell phone towers went out as well. […]

10 Fantastic Facts About Eggs

From starting salmonella scares to acting as a drug-addled brain, from sparking factory-farming concerns to causing worry about high cholesterol, the humble egg can get a bad rap. […]

How to Donate a Car to Charity

I just love tax time, don't you? I mean, getting to count up all those receipts, fill out those boring forms, and talk to accountants: What could be more fun? […]

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The 4 Best Alternatives to Delicious.com

Link:  http://www.openforum.com/idea-hub/topics/technology/article/the-4-best-alternati... ShareThisIt was rumored that Yahoo was closing down Delicious, the most popular social bookmarking site. Yahoo! […]

Best Money Tips: How to Miss Your Goals

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips roundup. Today, we share the ways that a goal can fall through, creative uses for dryer sheets, home recipes for car cleaning products, and more! Top 5 Articles Ten Ways to Make Sure You Fail to Hit Your Goals — It's good to have goals, but having too many can tire you out and wear you down. […]