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Best Money Tips: Free Food On Your Birthday

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on where to get free food for your birthday, saving money on purchases when traveling abroad, and retirement tips for twentysomethings. Top 5 Articles Free Food on your Birthday -- Want to get free food on your birthday? […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 5/5, 12pm Pacific for Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: How to celebrate a frugal Mother's Day. Can you show mom you care without breaking the bank? Do you have any unique gift ideas that doesn't cost a fortune? […]

5 Financial Holidays I'd Like to See

There are far too many holidays in this day and age, if you ask me. National Lox and Bagels Day or Turkey Neck Soup Day are little more than reasons to boost the food industry, and they are not something that most of us celebrate with vigor. […]

7 Last-Minute Gifts for Mother's Day

Gifts for Mother's Day are on the minds of many right now, as the big day itself is in less than a week. If your spring’s been crazy and you need some last-minute ideas, relax. Here are seven quick gifts for Mother's Day that take both time and money into consideration. (See also: Free Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day) 1. […]

Are Your Finances Fragile?

Many households are just one layoff, one illness, one interest-rate hike away from financial catastrophe. I know this is true — that as things are now, a perfectly ordinary bit of misfortune could easily ruin someone's life — and yet whenever I'm reminded (most recently by a "Daily Show" interview with Elizabeth Warren), my first reaction i […]

Win $20,000 and Facebook Makeover For Your Small Business

What would your small business do with a big break? Everybody knows that having a company Facebook page is vital if you want to take your small business into the digital age. […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Pay For Convenience?

Let's be honest: goods and services that make our lives a little easier are always fantastic. Most people are willing to pay a little extra when it comes to convenience. […]

Consumer Consciousness: Questions to Ask Before You Buy

You would think that in a land where most of the economic activity rests on the shoulders of ordinary consumers, the U.S. would have the smartest, savviest shoppers in the world. […]

Best Money Tips: Build a Better Budget

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on building a better budget, negotiating with your landlord on renovations, and easy steps to becoming a millionaire. Top 5 Articles How to Build a Better Budget — Make a better budget by not worrying about perfection and keeping it simple. […]