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Get Up and Get Out: How to Find Cheap Local Events

Everyday there’s something fun and affordable happening where you live. Yes, even in small towns and cities; you just have to know where to look. To help you find these low-cost activities and events in your area, here are a few of the always reliable resources I use to help plan my next adventure. […]

Best Money Tips: Curbing Spending on Pinterest Finds

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on curbing spending on Pinterest finds, getting financially ready for wedding season, career advice from graduation speeches. Top 5 Articles 7 Ways to Curb Spending Money on Pinterest Finds — Avoid spending money on Pinterest finds by finding cheaper options than what you found on Pinterest. […]

22 Fun and Free Summertime Exercise Ideas

There are many reasons why exercising in the summer is fun and more feasible than ever. For starters, there is much more daylight during the summer, so you can get outside for more hours, say from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. (rather than 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. […]

Best Deals for Friday 06/07

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Cosmos Light Lamp for $7, JCPenney: Up to 70% off clearance + 10% off, Joe's New Balance Outlet: Up to 79% off, and more! […]

10 Ways to Lower Medicare Part D Costs

My dad tells me that healthcare is one of his biggest bills in retirement. He had open bypass surgery several years ago but is otherwise healthy, walking two miles each day at the local mall and living in his own home without a chronic illness such as Parkinson’s or diabetes. His experience must be like that of many other retirees. […]

10 Ways to Save on a Night (or Day) at the Movies

Going to the movies has always been a popular form of entertainment, but the days of nickelodeon theaters are over. With movie ticket prices averaging $7.94 nationally (including matinee and children’s ticket prices), a typical night at the movies for a family of four could cost in excess of $50, including popcorn and drinks. […]

Best Money Tips: Effectively Reduce Your Food Budget

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on reducing your food budget, social media's role in job search, and saving on your water bill. Top 5 Articles Seven Ways We Effectively Reduce Our Food Budget — Reduce your food budget by making your meals in advance and using a list. […]

How Minimalist Can You Really Be?

There are people out there writing about minimalism who seem to own a passport, a laptop, a toothbrush, and not much else. But that level of absolute minimalism isn't exactly possible for most people. While many of the specifics of minimalism come down to matters of personal preference, there are certain limits that are hard to go past for the average person. […]

Best Deals for Thursday 06/06

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/deals Bionaire Bladeless Fan for $37, Ralph Lauren Towels at 60% off, Magnetic Screen Door for $13, and more! […]

How to Shower Less (and Still Feel Clean)

You might be wondering, "Why in the world would I want to shower less?" Well, there are a bunch of reasons. […]