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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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Here's What You Should Know About Bitcoin

Many people heard of the virtual currency bitcoin for the first time recently when U.S. authorities shut down Silk Road, an online marketplace for illicit goods. […]

Best Money Tips: Stack the Deck for a Better Life

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on stacking the deck for a better life, how retirees can avoid going broke, and ways to save on car repairs. Top 5 Articles How to Stack the Deck for a Better Life — Take the time to evaluate the worth of your relationships. […]

The 5 Best Dishwashing Detergents

Doing the dishes is enough of a chore without having to worry about water spots or stubborn, stuck on food. Dishwashing detergents are not all created equal, and with everyone from organic grocers to dollar stores selling different brands and types of detergents, there are a lot of options to choose from. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 11/14, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 Amazon gift card or one of two $50 Amazon gift cards! Use #WBChat and #CricketChats to participate. This week's topic: Holiday Savings! Join us as we talk about re-gifting, staying connected without breaking the bank, and using your cell phone to save during the holidays. […]

10 Difficult Jobs That Are Worth the Effort

There are few ways to make money that anyone could honestly say are easy. In fact, even the best jobs can get boring, redundant, and monotonous given enough time and familiarity with tasks and surroundings. (See also: What to Do When You Want to Quit Your Job) At the same time, it's true that there are jobs that are more difficult, demanding, and strenuous than others. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Wednesday 11/13

Today only! 45% Off KEEN Sandals for Women and Men - Get 45% off select sandals from KEEN. Top Deals on Holiday Decorations - Don't wait until the last minute! Save big now! 70% Off The "Best of Warner Bros 50 Film Collection" on Blu-ray - Save $400! The largest-ever Blu-ray collection includes 50 movies and features 16 of Warner Bros. […]

Holiday Gifts for Your Co-Workers

Wondering how to spread some joy to the folks you spend most of your waking hours with? Giving gifts to co-workers can be a challenge, especially if you aren't the one handing out the bonuses. Here are some presents to suit everyone's budget (and briefcase). Fun Holiday Food Let's start with the edibles (they always go first). 1. […]

Best Money Tips: 100 Affordable Christmas Gifts for Men

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on affordable gifts for men, ways to protect yourself on vacation, and saving money on holiday meals. Top 5 Articles 100 Affordable Christmas Gifts for Men — Consider getting the man in your life a beer tasting kit or a man candle for Christmas. […]

Online Savings Account Face-Off: Ally Bank vs Capital One 360

Most personal finance experts — including Dave Ramsey, Ramit Sethi, and Suze Orman — talk about the importance of saving money. […]