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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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8 Holiday Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Cheer

Ahh, the holidays — those two-sided coins of celebration and resignation, relaxation and maddening stress. How did such a good idea (time off work spent with loved ones exchanging small tokens of our love) become an over-commercialized madhouse? I mean, when we need to take a holiday after... […]

8 Holiday Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Cheer

Ahh, the holidays — those two-sided coins of celebration and resignation, relaxation and maddening stress. How did such a good idea (time off work spent with loved ones exchanging small tokens of our love) become an over-commercialized madhouse? I mean, when we need to take a holiday after... […]

How One College Graduate Paid Off $28,000 in Three Years on a $30K Salary

The average college senior graduated with $29,400 in student debt last year and the number is projected to rise by a staggering 6% per year. Even worse, a full 44% of borrowers aren't making their payments for one reason or another. Despite the depressing statistics swirling around what's now been... […]

Wantable: Fashion Surprises in a Box

If you like surprises and fashion, then you're in for a treat! Wantable is a company that offers premium makeup and boutique accessories (as well as intimate and fitness apparel) at a discount. The twist is that you don't get to choose the pieces — they make the selection for you based on... […]

15 Fantastic Chalkboard Paint Projects

If you haven't been watching home decor trends over the past few years, you might have missed the chalkboard paint phenomenon. Good news, though: It's still going strong. And when I started brushing this useful and stylish coating onto my walls and other projects, it was mostly available in... […]

15 Fantastic Chalkboard Paint Projects

If you haven't been watching home decor trends over the past few years, you might have missed the chalkboard paint phenomenon. Good news, though: It's still going strong. And when I started brushing this useful and stylish coating onto my walls and other projects, it was mostly available in... […]

5 Times You Should Never Use Your Company Credit Card

Business purchases should be made on the business card and personal shopping should be done on your personal card — simple as that, right? Well, sure, but our professional and personal lives have become so entwined that there's an enormous amount of gray area when it comes to deciding what... […]

5 Times You Should Never Use Your Company Credit Card

Business purchases should be made on the business card and personal shopping should be done on your personal card — simple as that, right? Well, sure, but our professional and personal lives have become so entwined that there's an enormous amount of gray area when it comes to deciding what... […]

Best Money Tips: Simple Life Hacks That Can Save You $100

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on life hacks that save you $100 each, DIY cleaning products that cost only pennies, and fast food deals that can stretch to multiple meals. Top 5 Articles 14 Simple Life Hacks That Have Each Saved Me $100 (or... […]

Best Money Tips: Simple Life Hacks That Can Save You $100

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on life hacks that save you $100 each, DIY cleaning products that cost only pennies, and fast food deals that can stretch to multiple meals. Top 5 Articles 14 Simple Life Hacks That Have Each Saved Me $100 (or... […]