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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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The 5 Best Mixers

Mixers play a variety of functions in a kitchen, from mixing sauces to being a baker's best friend. You may wonder — what's the difference between a blender and a mixer? Blenders liquefy and break down larger materials, while mixers combine different food ingredients together. […]

Best Money Tips: When Are eBay and Craigslist Worth It?

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on when eBay and Craigslist are worth it, things you never thought you could DIY, and saving money in your home office. Top 5 Articles When Are eBay and Craigslist Worth It (and When Should I Stay Away?) — Don't buy mattresses or items that need repair from eBay or Craigslist. [Lifehacker] No Way! […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/20, 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: Dinner ideas on a budget! Learn about meal planning, making enough to have leftovers, and finding frugal meal ideas! […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 06/19

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Charged With an Overdraft Fee? Get Your Money Back!

Picture this: You login to your checking account to review your transactions — and BAM! You've been hit with a $35 overdraft fee. Your account has a negative balance, and it's showing in bold red font. […]

10 Home Renovations That Almost Pay for Themselves

We'd like to think that the improvements we make to our homes will result in an increase in resale value. The unfortunate reality is that, according to Remodeling magazine, the average return on projects is really only about 60.6%. […]

Best Money Tips: Slash Your Expensive Cell Phone Bill

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on slashing your cell phone bill, saving on high end cosmetics, and a checklist for quitting your job. Top 5 Articles 8 Ways to Slash Your Expensive Cell Phone Bill — To slash your cell phone bill, use texting apps and be aware of roaming. […]

5 Places to Find Free or Cheap Mason Jars

It's summer, which means gardeners across the country will be looking for places to put their extra bounty. If you've taken to canning as a means of preserving your harvest, you understand that the number of jars, lids, and rings you'll need to put away a significant amount of food stores can number the hundreds, and canning jars (especially the brand name "Mason" jars) aren't cheap! […]

How to Buy Affordable Life Insurance

Some people might call it frugal. I like to call it cheap. But I'm not afraid to be cheap. […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 06/18

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