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9 Closet Offices That Will Change How You Work

Need more space in your place? I think most of us can relate. When it comes to carving out an office, the feat can seem nearly impossible — especially in a tiny apartment or small home. But where there's a closet, there's a way. Check out these awesome home offices that fit where you least... […]

6 Health Rules You Should Be Breaking

The real rules of healthful living aren't black and white. But oh-so-many of the tenets of good health we all grew up with — drink eight glasses of water a day, don't read in the dark — are precisely that restrictive. Now new research is finding that many of them are also... […]

The 5 Best Road Bikes

Looking for a great way to explore the roads in your area without having to find a walking buddy? Looking into a sturdy, affordable road bike is what you need to get into the groove of riding to see some great scenery, to get in shape, or to start training for a competition. Just because you... […]

7 Ways to Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rate

A high interest rate can slow any efforts to pay off a credit card, and the higher your rate, the higher your minimum payments. Fortunately, you don't have to take this type of abuse from your credit card company. You have options — and if you're ready for better credit terms, here are seven... […]

Best Money Tips: Money Moves to Make By Age 30

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on personal finance moves to make by the time you’re 30, ways to negotiate rent, and the worst states to spend your retirement years. Top 5 Articles 12 Personal Finance Moves You Should Make by Age 30 —... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 04/21

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Mother's Day Gifts at Target: Up to 20% off + coupons, Barneys Warehouse Spring Refresh Sale: Extra 50% off... […]

The 7 Worst Travel Values

Treating yourself to a vacation should be just that — a treat. And treating yourself by paying extra for some things you normally wouldn't splurge on, such as a massage on the beach or an overpriced cocktail with a view, should be considered a normal part of some vacations. But some travel... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Biggest Monthly Expense?

An important part of budgeting is figuring out how much we spend each month on various things — utilities, groceries, mortgages, credit card debt, etc. — and a popular tip for lowering our monthly expenses is to find a way to slash the biggest item on the list. What is your biggest... […]

15 Modern Life Skills Everyone Should Master

It's 2015, people! That means there's no excuse not to learn these 15 basic tech skills that will save you money, time, and embarrassment when talking to more tech-savvy know-it-alls. 1. Use Uber and Lyft Taxis are expensive, and not every city has a fast and expansive public transit system.... […]

How to Make Money as a Chat or Forum Moderator

Many of the websites, games, social apps, and online stores we frequent feature user communities. These often use a message board or chat function to enable user communication and contact customer service. If you've wondered how these discussions seem to stay relatively civil (even in the day of... […]