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18 Awesome Things You Can Do This Weekend for Under $10

Is your wallet a little deflated this weekend? Turn that frown upside down with this list of 18 awesome things you can do for under $10 — many of which are completely free. 1. Float Down a River Round up a few of your buddies and head to the nearest river for an afternoon of pure relaxation as you float your cares away. […]

A Lot of People Don't Understand What an Investment Really Is. Do You?

We recently covered what money really is, and how you can harness it to suit your needs. Now it's time to take a look at investing. What is an investment, exactly, and how can you make an investment strategy work for you? First, let's start with a definition. […]

WATCH: The 10 Craziest Annual 4th of July Fireworks Displays

The 4th of July is upon us once again, which means it's time for a time-honored tradition: fireworks. In my family, the 4th of July is bigger than Christmas. My father took to his fireworks show with obsession, even joining a firework club at one point. So, I thought I would detail some amazing fireworks displays that you can see this year in the United States. Let's get started! 1. […]

The 5 Best Dehumidifiers

Anyone who has experienced humidity before knows just how uncomfortable and stifling it can be, especially within your own home. […]

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Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card, one of two $50 gift cards, or one of two Experian Credit Educator Sessions! Use #WBChat and #CreditEdu to participate. This week's topic: Credit 101 for new grads! […]

12 Things You Didn't Know About Retirement

It's nice to get out of the rat race. However, once you hit retirement you have to learn to get along with way less "cheese." With less than half of Americans having ever thought about how much money they need for retirement, it is clear that several people are still clueless about retirement. […]

Best Money Tips: Things Extremely Likeable People Do

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on things extremely likeable people do, ways to make money at the bar, and cheaper vacation planning. Top 5 Articles 16 Things Extremely Likeable People Do — Extremely likeable people tend to take responsibility and make eye contact. […]

The Only Fruits and Veggies Worth Growing Yourself

Not everyone has a green thumb, and growing a garden can often be a tiring — and expensive — endeavor for anyone to tackle. […]

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Here at Wise Bread, we try to provide insanely helpful and interesting content that improves your finances (and the rest of your life, too). We want to make our site even more awesome — but we need your help! […]

8 Easy Beauty Tricks to Hide Your Flaws (Not That You Have Any!)

Many of us have parts of our bodies that we absolutely love. Alternatively, many of us have features we'd like to change or at least temporarily modify using makeup or other methods. […]