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The 5 Best 3D Televisions

Televisions have come a long way from the black-and-white boxes of the early 20th century. Today's TVs can broadcast in stunningly clear high definition, connect to the Internet, and communicate with your other electronic devices. Most of all, TVs are now following the common movie trend of also broadcasting in 3D, making the images you see feel like they're coming to life. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 10/31, 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: Staying Healthy During the Holidays! Learn about fighting off colds, going to the doctor, and more! […]

10 Great Reasons to Drink Beer

I can already see some of you scratching your head and giving me that quizzical "I actually need a reason to drink beer?" look. And as a lover of beer since 18 (the legal drinking age in my home country of England) I am nodding in agreement. (See also: 21 Great Ways to Use Beer) I need no more reason than the fact that so much of it tastes wonderful. The list of brews I love could fill a book. […]

DIY Home Defense: 10 Ways to Protect Your Home From Burglars

Based on numbers from the FBI's annual crime report, there were an estimated 2.1 million burglaries in the United States in 2012. What's more, nearly 75% of those crimes took place at residential properties. And, while those statistics reflect a slight drop in burglary rates, the numbers are still a wake-up call for every safety-conscious renter and homeowner in the country. […]

Make Old Furniture Shine With These Simple Refinishing Tricks

So you've scored an awesome piece of wood furniture at an estate sale, on Craigslist, or at your local dumpster, but it's looking a little worse for wear. How can you make that old wood furniture new again? The easiest thing to do is to give it a light sanding and then paint it in a fun new color. […]

Best Money Tips: 50 Small Things You Can Do to Save Money

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on small things you can do to save money, dry cleaning dos and don'ts, and claims people make to close a deal. Top 5 Articles Top 50 Small Things You Can Do to Save Money — To save money, bake from scratch and lower your thermostat. […]

The 5 Best Tablet Computers

Tablets are built to hold an immense amount of computing power within an extremely portable and versatile design that allow them to be used in a variety of ways, whether it be for business or for leisure. Their ever-growing popularity has spawned a multitude of different models and operating systems, which may make it difficult to choose from. […]

Ask the Readers: How Do you Save on Your Phone Bill?

For many of us, the phone bill is a regular expense that can easily climb, climb, climb if we're not careful. We need to be proactive if we want to keep it at a manageable amount, whether by bundling services, switching carriers, or downgrading to a plan without all the bells and whistles. How do save on your phone bill? What phone features have you tossed, and which ones are must-haves? […]

5 Best Amazon Deals for Tuesday 10/29

50% Off Halloween Candy - Got the munchies? Save big on these snack sized bags of candy. Sweaters Under $50 - Shop brands like O'Neill, Billabong, U.S. Polo Assn, and more! Panty Packs under $10 - Save big on these panty packs, all under $10! Galanz Cordless Electric Kettle $29.99 (from $59.99) - 1.7L automatic kettle with pull up lid. Camco Director's Chairs $29.26 (from $64.29) - 54% off! […]