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5 Vital Things to Remember When Buying Health Insurance

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (or "Obamacare"), now every individual has access to affordable health insurance. All new health care plans include 10 Essential Health Benefits, but there are other important factors to consider when choosing a plan. Here are the top five. 1. HMO or... […]

5 Common Logic Traps You May Be Falling For

The human brain is a funny thing. It's perfectly capable of learning new things, solving problems, and applying logic to complex situations. But the brain also makes shortcuts, incorrect estimations and guesses, and false connections between unrelated events. What's frustrating to those of us who... […]

5 Common Logic Traps You May Be Falling For

The human brain is a funny thing. It's perfectly capable of learning new things, solving problems, and applying logic to complex situations. But the brain also makes shortcuts, incorrect estimations and guesses, and false connections between unrelated events. What's frustrating to those of us who... […]

5 Jobs Proven to Make You Live Longer

Want to live forever? Then it may be time to switch careers. Not all jobs are created equal when it comes to pay, prestige, perks — and the promise of a longer life. Read on for our roundup of gigs that are scientifically inclined to keep your heart beating longer than the rest. Just don't... […]

9 Reasons Why the U.S. Economy Is Kicking the World's Butt

It may be hard to believe, but the U.S. economy is giving the world a run for its money. Compared to most major developed nations, the U.S. is out-performing in terms of most major economic indicators. It seems we've managed to escape the grip of the Great Recession more quickly (and with perhaps... […]

Best Money Tips: Biggest Urban Myths of Personal Finance

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the biggest urban myths of personal finance, creative ways to reuse K-cups, and ways to save money when you’re making minimum wage. Top 5 Articles 3 Biggest Urban Myths of Personal Finance —... […]

10 Stupid Shopping Mistakes Even Smart People Make

I bet you consider yourself a savvy shopper, and probably rightfully so. You search for online discount codes before checkout, pull up mobile coupons at the register, and buy in bulk when necessary. Yes, you're a veritable savings superstar — but I'm about ruin your day. Even the smartest... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 03/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic Sale: Extra 50% off, 100-Foot Commercial Garden Hose for $25 + $7 s/h, Gyroscopic Wrist and... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 03/17

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Banana Republic Sale: Extra 50% off, 100-Foot Commercial Garden Hose for $25 + $7 s/h, Gyroscopic Wrist and... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Favorite Weekend Activity?

For most of us, the weekend is when we relax and recharge after a week of work. It's when we finally (and hopefully) have time to do the things we love: go on day-long outings with our favorite people, finish craft projects, or prep next week's dinners — that can be fun, too! What is your... […]