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10 Surprising Foods You Can Turn Into Chips

There are few things I like more than a good chip. Crunchy, salty goodness — perfect for dunking into a bowl of ranch dip. You've heard of banana chips and potato chips, but what about tomato chips? Or zucchini chips? Turns out, there are many unexpected foods that can be turned into chips.... […]

Get the Airline Credit Card with the Best Sign-Up Bonus

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards?u... The right airline credit card sign-up bonus can be worth hundreds of... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Negotiating! Learn about when to negotiate, how to prepare for negotiations, and more! Let us know the last time you... […]

Is Uber Saving or Costing You Money?

Uber is more than just convenient; it can actually save you time and money. Everyday commuters are saving hundreds of dollars per month by foregoing their car in favor of rideshare apps like Uber. Businesses are also saving money by using Uber for their business transportation needs, rather than... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Save Big on Summer Flights

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on tips for saving big on summer flights, an expert’s guide to making money from flea market flips, and the secrets to maintaining weight loss. Top 5 Articles Three tips for saving big on summer flights — Use... […]

15 Fresh Corn Recipes You'll Swoon Over

Corn is a vegetable that just feels like summer, doesn't it? Nothing beats an ear of corn, especially when it's dripping with melting butter and salt. But here are 15 fresh corn recipes to use up that bounty in delicious, frugal ways. 1. Mexican Street Food Called elotes, this street food is... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 07/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Check out these wicked Wednesday deals: Clear Lid 24-Grid Jewelry Tray Display Storage $29, 36-Piece Ultra-Seal... […]

The 5 Best Shampoos for Frizzy Hair

Don’t let frizzy hair get you down. With so many products available for frizzy hair, it is easier than ever to fight frizz. Frizz can be caused by bad weather, dryness, and a myriad of other everyday occurrences. However, with the right gentle, nourishing shampoo, you can effectively fight... […]

5 Best Cities for Going Car-Free

There's ample evidence that walkable neighborhoods breed safer, healthier, and more democratic constituencies. And even in cities with high levels of smog — here's looking at you, Los Angeles — studies show that the health benefits of walking or cycling or recreation or as a means of... […]

5 Financial Reasons Paid Parental Leave Is Essential for Moms and Dads

The United States is one of only two countries in the world that does not offer guaranteed family leave for new parents — the other one being Papua New Guinea. The U.S. isn't completely without family leave policy, of course. The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) of 1993 guarantees that... […]