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5 Ways to Keep Your Desk From Killing You

Sitting at a desk all day might literally be killing you. A study in Diabetologia shows that sedentary time in adults can actually lead to increased chance of death, even if you exercise regularly after work. Sitting at a desk all day at work can lead to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease,... […]

7 Things You Should Never Do on LinkedIn

How dialed in is your LinkedIn profile? As the world's most successful social business network (at last count, the site had 380 million members across more than 200 countries and territories), LinkedIn has become synonymous with online career-building. And with such a mind-boggling reach, it's... […]

Best Money Tips: 13 Food Hacks to Reduce Waste

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on hacks that reduce food waste, ways to make an extra $500 for the holidays, and great small cities for millennials. Top 5 Articles 13 Hacks to Reduce Food Waste — Got a little mayonnaise left in the bottle?... […]

8 Reasons to Stay Calm When the Market Tanks

The month of August was no fun for investors, as news from a slowdown in the Chinese economy caused the U.S. stock market to have several of its worst days in years. It seems likely now that 2015 will be a mediocre year at best for anyone who invested in stocks. But the stock market does take a... […]

The World's 5 Most Posh Hostels

Hostels have long been cheap, low-frills places to rest your head when traveling the world, and popular with adventurous 20-somethings. They don't promise a lot except a clean bed and the opportunity to meet new friends. Millennials, however, are demanding something new. Meet the... […]

The 10 Best Monthly Subscription Box Services

Subscription boxes offer a convenient way to try different and new products without the legwork of actually going to various stores and browsing for interesting items. Professional curators put together their favorite collections for your perusal, at your convenience. They're also designed to offer... […]

Amazon Prime ONE DAY SALE: Get it for $67

Link for teaser title:  http://amzn.to/1Fx1QQS  Amazon is offering a $32 price cut on its first year of Prime membership to new members. Get it, today only, for $67 (normally... […]

The 10 Best Couponing Apps

Couponing seems like a great idea. After all, who wouldn't want to save money when they shop, dine out, or enjoy activities in their area? However, tales of extreme couponing can scare many people. Most of us don't have the time and energy it takes to cut out, organize, and actually use... […]

Best Money Tips: 10 Things Smart People Don't Do

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the things smart people don’t do, jobs with the biggest pay raises, and new ways to use your farmers market favorites. Top 5 Articles 10 Things Smart People Don’t Do — Smart people know that it... […]

12 Cute Ways to Upcycle Shoeboxes

I wear shoes. You wear shoes. And you know what all these shoes come in? That's right, say it with me: shoeboxes. As it turns out, they can a do lot more than just house footwear. Check out of a few of these smart ideas, and feel free to share your own genius upcycling projects in the comments!... […]