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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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What to Buy (and Avoid Buying) in November

Halloween, Thanksgiving, and the holidays are way too close together, aren't they? You barely have time to recover from one before the next festive occasion is on top of you. And that means it's more important than ever to maximize your budget, and your savings, when you go shopping. Once again,... […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Friday 11/01

45% Off New Balance Minimus Running Shoes - Get up to 45% off New Balance men's and women's Minimus. Sweaters Under $45 - Shop brands like French Connection, Lucky Brand, Kensie, and more. 12-Piece Cuisinart MultiClad Pro Stainless Steel Cookware Set $232.99 (from $670) - Save over $400! […]

2 Things You Must Know Before Making a Major Spending Decision

Most would agree that successfully managing your finances is near the top of the list of important things to do in life. In fact, for most Americans only two other things, family and health, are more important. But how do you define success? […]

Best Money Tips: Important Financial Tasks to Do Each Year

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on important financial tasks to do each year, things you should do with your money in your 20s, and the newlywed's guide to budgeting. Top 5 Articles 20 Important Financial Tasks To Do Each Year — Every year you should try to donate to charity and adjust your tax withholding. […]

Free Videos Offer Stress Relief and Relaxation

While many of us might relax by reading a good book or working out at the gym, there's a large number of people who have turned to watching YouTube videos featuring some of the most ordinary — but occasionally strange — behaviors. […]

25 Easy Ways to Make Your Life More Interesting

Variety is more than just the spice of life; it expands our experience and makes our lives more fulfilling. Unfortunately, many of us are bound to tight, overwhelming schedules that leave little room for novelty or adventure. The good news is that making your life more interesting is easy if you are willing to make small departures from the norm. […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Thursday 10/31

Today only! WearEver 10-Piece Ceramic Cookware Set $54.99 (from $149.99) - Save $95! […]

Why a 50-Year-Old Gadget May Be the Best Cure for Insomnia

Babies are known to sleep better when they're near the sound of a vacuum cleaner, noise of blow dryers, or soft hums of fans. So-called "white noise" is not just for restless infants, either. Sleep experts now recommend white noise for insomnia sufferers of all ages because it's an effective alternative to "pharmacological" treatments — pills — for sleeplessness. […]

10 Overlooked Places That Take Charitable Donations

Most of us have go-to donation centers that we visit when we want to unload our old clothes, toys, and housewares — places like the Goodwill and Salvation Army come to mind — but there are lots of other places right in your neighborhood that will gladly take unwanted items off your hands and give them a new life and purpose. Take a look at these 10 often overlooked places for donations. […]

Best Money Tips: Save Money at Trader Joe's

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on saving money at Trader Joe's, career lessons from cats, and things extraordinary people give to others. Top 5 Articles How To Save Money At Trader Joe's — Save money at Trader Joe's by using manufacturer coupons and taking advantage of giveaways. […]