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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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Best Money Tips: Smart Supermarket Saving Tips

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on smart supermarket saving tips, combating over-spending, and earning free travel with your credit card. Top 5 Articles 6 Smart Saving Tips For Your Next Supermarket Spree — Next time you head to the supermarket, remember to shop high and low. […]

Ask the Readers: When Was the Last Time You Cleaned Out Your Wallet?

Editor's Note: Congratulations to Lisa, Marcus, and juggler314 for winning this week's contest! Wallets. Almost everyone has one. Most people use their wallet to carry around cash, credit or debit cards, and their drivers license. Some people will store receipts and notes in theirs. […]

25 Perfect Ways to Prepare Frozen Peas

When it comes to multipurpose produce, frozen peas definitely make my short list. They break apart easily, making them something you can use a bit at a time, and they provide a bit of color and nutrition when your fresh veggie supply is running low. Need some frozen peas ideas to get you motivated? Try these 25 on for size. (See also: 25 Cheap and Tasty Frozen Broccoli Recipes) 1. […]

Retirement: Not Just for People?

This has always been true — almost all the economic value of a typical household is the future value of its members' labor. With a little foresight, this will change over time. As your career progresses, you build up savings and investments, with the goal of replacing your income from labor with income from financial assets, preparing for some future time when you can no longer work. […]

Best Money Tips: Save Money on Gas

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on saving money on gas, how keeping a budget can improve your finances, and creating a will. Top 5 Articles 19 Ways to Improve Gas Mileage and Save Money on Gas — To improve your gas mileage, take the roof rack carrier off your car. […]

Budget Bride: 131 Savvy Ways to Cut Wedding Costs

Although many women dream of their wedding when they were girls, I'm betting that as kids, most of them weren't able to process how much the big day costs. […]

Best Money Tips: Free (or Cheap) Fall Fun for Families

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on free or cheap fall fun for families, scoring free money from airlines, and ways to make next year's taxes easier. Top 5 Articles Free (or Cheap) Fall Fun for Families — Go on a scavenger hunt this fall to have fun with your family without breaking the bank. […]

Kitchen Hacks: I Can Make This in That?

When the buzz started building around Pinterest early this year, I was hesitant to jump on the bandwagon. The last thing I needed was another social network in my life. But I have to say — Pinterest is a revelation. I make a new recipe that I’ve posted to my boards almost every night of the week, and I’ve learned lots of cool life hacks that have saved me time and money. […]

Best Money Tips: Tax Deductions for Employees Who Work From Home

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on tax deductions for employees who work from home, creating a spending plan, and what matters in matters of love and finance. Top 5 Articles Tax Deductions for Employees who Work from Home — Employees who work from home may be able to qualify for a home office deduction. […]