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10 Things You Can Do to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes

It's one of the diseases everyone seems to be talking about lately. Diabetes. It's been called a disease of civilization, an overweight person's inevitability, and more. However, it can be difficult to know exactly what this monster is and what you (or anyone!) can do to reduce the risk of getting it. (See also: Cheap Ways to Lower Your Blood Sugar) There are two types of diabetes. […]

Best Money Tips: Creative Ways to Say Thank You

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on creative ways to say thank you, signs you're over your job, and how to eat vegetarian on the cheap. Top 5 Articles 9 Creative Ways To Say Thank You — Next time you want to thank someone, consider doing it with food or a video. […]

How to Get Work Experience Without Having a Job

"Need experience to get a job; need a job to get experience" is one of the most frustrating paradoxes faced by those who are still in school or in the midst of a career change. […]

For the Best Deals of the Year, Shop Labor Day and Skip Black Friday

Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer. And while your weekend plans probably include a final hurrah at the beach and perhaps a quick cameo at a few cookouts, don't forget to hit your local retail malls. (See also: The Store Sales Cycle) Any holiday is an excuse to shop as retailers advertise big sales and clearances on just about everything. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Thursday 08/29

 Free App of the Day: Dr. Panda's Airport - Help run everything from stamping passports to organizing baggage! Today Only! 50% Off Diesel - Save 50% on Diesel clothing and shoes, including on-trend denim, sneakers, and more. Extra 40% Off Armani Exchange - Save an extra 40% on sale styles of clothing and accessories at Armani Exchange. […]

The 5 Best Ice Cream Makers

With the right ice cream maker, it's possible to whip up a batch of everyone's favorite frozen treat that rivals the best of your grocery in taste, and certainly in price. […]

Best Money Tips: 5 Ways to Cut Spending

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! In honor of the CFPB's awesome #MoneyChat on Tuesday, we are featuring some of the best resources shared during their chat! Top 5 Articles 5 Ways to Cut Spending ...and Still Get to Do and Buy Cool Things — To cut spending while still getting to do cool things, research your purchases before you buy. […]

5 Things You Must Learn About the Company Before Your Job Interview

Arriving to an interview as a well-prepared candidate can give you a huge advantage over those who chose not to take the extra time to learn about the company. Here are some quick ideas on what you should know going into a job interview. (See also: Questions You Should Ask at Every Job Interview) 1. Basic Company History How did they start? Who is the owner/CEO/President? […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 8/29, 12pm Pacific for a 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: Resumes! Learn about resume writing, editing, and having multiple resumes. […]

Your Sleeping Position May Be Hurting You

Are you experiencing discomfort, exhaustion, or pain that doesn't seem to have a cause? You may want to consider changing your sleeping position to see if that helps you feel better. While we often don't notice discomfort while we're asleep, the fact that we spend so many hours asleep means that our bodies can end up in awkward and uncomfortable positions for long periods of time. […]