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5 Essential Things Women Should Know About Investing

When it comes to investment decision-making, women wield greater economic power than ever before. They now comprise nearly half the workforce and half of all household breadwinners — but their financial literacy levels still trail. Here are five important ways women are still behind —... […]

5 Times You Should Avoid Confronting a Coworker

Even though many of us work in a so-called "professional environment," conflicts in the workplace are inevitable. You're with these people 40 hours a week (sometimes longer), and it's only a matter of time before a coworker rubs you the wrong way. Back-stabbing, a bad attitude, or a rude... […]

3 Ways Your Bank Account Can Boost Your Travel Rewards

The far-reaching airline perks of credit cards are well-documented, but what about those who choose to go the Dave Ramsey route and live credit-free? Good news: it's still possible to rack up rewards the old-fashioned way. Here's how to accumulate the most mileage using your bank account. (See... […]

6 Products That Cost More for Women Than for Men

Have you ever noticed that men's versions of some products are really cheap compared to the women's versions? Sometimes the price difference reaches a whopping 50%! I'm talking things like soap, deodorant, shampoos, razors, and the like. If you're female (and not a picky shopper), it just may be... […]

Best Money Tips: 40 Ways to Save on Monthly Expenses

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to save on monthly expenses, tricks to make your groceries last longer, and ways to make extra cash this summer. Top 5 Articles 40 Ways to Save Money on Monthly Expenses — Air seal your home to... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 05/21

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today L.L.Bean Clearance Sale: Up to 60% off + 10% off, Crocs at eBay: Buy 1 get 50% off 2nd, Home Depot Memorial Day... […]

The 12 Best Frozen Food Values

Many people only stop in the frozen aisle for ice cream and a selection of TV dinners, but there's more to this section of the grocery for value seekers. Frozen food offers real convenience, variety, and savings. Items are typically ready-to-cook, they have a much longer shelf life than their fresh... […]

6 Tips to Win Any Argument

Whether you thrive on conflict or avoid it at all costs, it is a big part of life. Arguments can arise over little things, like whose job it is to clean the coffee pot, or over big things, like how to approach a massive project. No matter the conflict, though, there are some techniques that will... […]

10 Tempting No-Bake Desserts

Between late night baseball games, potlucks, BBQs, and all the other stuff we have going on in the warmer months, there's just not as much time for baking. Thankfully, there are a number of desserts that come together without the use of an oven. The best part? They taste great and can even be quite... […]

Is Your Personality Sabotaging Your Saving?

They say it takes all types — but some types have a harder time saving than others. Are you allowing some of your less flattering character traits to derail your finances? Here are four personality types that sabotage saving. 1. The Insecure In a consumer economy, advertisers work tirelessly... […]