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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: Enjoy Life's Luxuries Without Breaking The Bank

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on enjoying life's luxuries without breaking the bank, fabulous freebies, and trading in your car. Top 5 Articles Enjoy Life's Luxuries Without Breaking The Bank — If you are looking for a pure bred dog, head to a breed specific shelter or rescue instead of buying from a breeder. […]

FinCon12: The Second Annual Financial Blogger Conference

The 2nd Annual Financial Blogger Conference is just days away! From September 6th through the 9th, financial bloggers, financial professionals, columnists, authors, and financial companies will converge on Denver to network and learn. […]

The 3rd Annual Plutus Awards

The 3rd Annual Plutus Awards are in full swing! While voting for the People's Choice Award winner is still open, general voting has ended and the finalists in each category have been announced! A breakdown of the finalists are below, but if you are interested in casting your vote for the People's Choice Award winner, you can place your vote here! […]

Best Money Tips: Labor Day Sales

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on labor day sales, giving without breaking the bank, and regaining control of your finances. Top 5 Articles Labor Day Sales: The Best Days To Look Out For — This weekend, be sure to hit the sales for appliances and home goods. […]

What to Do If Your Adult Child Is Moving Home

According to a recent Reuters article on adults moving back in with their parents, the U.S. Census Bureau reported the number of adult children (those over 18 years of age) living with their parents increased to 15.8 million total between the years of 2007 and 2010. […]

15 Cheap Things to Do Before the Summer Is Gone

You guys, I have bad news. Summer is almost over! And although I secretly think that fall is the best season in the world (boots and scarves are my favorite), I can’t say I’m ready to say goodbye to this sunshine. So, what to do before the sun starts going down earlier and the A/C is turned off? […]

The Benefits of Apprenticeships

An apprenticeship sounds old-fashioned — something young people did a few hundred years ago in order to learn crafts before there were community colleges and entry-level jobs. But the reality is that there are still apprenticeships being offered today, and they provide a valuable level of experience that new workers are unable to find anywhere else. […]

Best Money Tips: Things to Do Before You Retire

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on things to do before you retire, questions to ask yourself before you buy something, and how to create a low-cost will. Top 5 Articles 5 Things To Do Before You Retire — Before you retire, create healthy habits and take lots of pictures. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 8/30, 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 prizes! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: How TV affects buying habits! Learn about advertising tactics and product placement. […]