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4 Workout Recovery Essentials for a Healthier Body

We focus intently on our workouts. We spend much time finding new ways to challenge our bodies and burst through plateaus. We sink money into races and events aimed at showcasing our progress and athletic prowess. But one aspect of exercise often slips through the cracks and that is: recovery. And it's essential for keeping our muscles, bones, and minds healthy. […]

The 5 Best Carry-On Luggage

Checking in your baggage can make the tedious task of flying even more difficult by forcing you to go through an extra line. For those that travel frequently, a sturdy carry-on bag that can carry a lot, but doesn't need to be checked is a worthy investment that will save you time and energy. […]

7 Ways to Appreciate Life's Everyday Moments

It's easy to let "busy-ness" keep us from the sweetness in our lives. Learn how to slow the pace and capture the moments that really matter. It's rare to find someone complaining that they have too much time on their hands and don't have enough to do. Instead, we are all overcommitted, overscheduled, and overworked. […]

The World's 11 Craziest Frugal Hotels

I love a good hotel as much as the next guy. Unfortunately, many of those "good" hotels cost a pretty penny (or a lot of points) to stay at for just a night. But, luckily for all of us, it's a bright, big world out there, full of chic, hip hotels that won't break the bank! So, let's take a look at 11 budget hotels around the world (that are pretty cool, too)! […]

Best Money Tips: Ways for Families to Save Money in August

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on ways for families to save in August, items you should buy generic, and avoiding lifestyle inflation. Top 5 Articles 5 Ways for Families to Save Money in August — Families can save money this month by scoring with early Labor Day sales. […]

This Is What That Ticket You Got Will Do to Your Car Insurance Rate

There are two types of drivers in America: those who've received a ticket; and those who haven't. In the past five years, 25% of drivers have received traffic tickets. That's one in four. Of course, tickets can range from the minor (such as driving with a broken headlight), to the very serious (a DUI). […]

Here's How Simply Investing in Companies You Love Can Make You Rich

Putting money in the stock market can seem scary and overwhelming, but there's an approach to making money that even the newest investor can understand. […]

10 Things Healthy People DO NOT Have in Their Homes

So, we've already covered the 10 items that healthy people are likely to have in their homes. But what about those things you won't find in their closets and shelves? Let's take a look and see! 1. Junk Food If you peek into the refrigerator and pantry of a healthy person, you will likely not find a lot of boxed, processed goods. You won't find cans of sugary soda. […]

The Only 3 Quick and Easy Salad Dressing Recipes You'll Ever Need

One of my least favorite things to buy is salad dressing. I end up standing in the aisle and staring at countless bottles, reading the weird ingredients and thinking about how I will inevitably end up throwing out half of the bottle. My pain continues when I reach the check-out. Since when did oil and some dried herbs cost so much? […]

Best Money Tips: Maintain the Value of Your Car

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on maintaining the value of your car, things you should buy in bulk, and organizational tools. Top 5 Articles Ten Ways to Maintain the Value of Your Car — Getting the oil changed regularly and driving it easy can help you maintain the value of your car. […]