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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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7 Podcasts for Foodies

You love food. You love podcasts. You're not alone! The interwebs are now chock-full of podcasts for hungry listeners. While this list is by no means definitive, these are seven of my go-to podcasts when I need some inspiration in the kitchen. (See also: 12 Cool Jobs for Foodies) 1. The Slow... […]

7 Things You Need to Know About Investing in Company Stock

If you are employed by a public company, there is a chance that you will be offered the option to invest in company stock in your 401(k) or purchase company shares at a discount. This can be a nice perk for employees, and a possible incentive for them to work hard and remain loyal to the... […]

7 Things You Need to Know About Investing in Company Stock

If you are employed by a public company, there is a chance that you will be offered the option to invest in company stock in your 401(k) or purchase company shares at a discount. This can be a nice perk for employees, and a possible incentive for them to work hard and remain loyal to the... […]

How to Choose the Perfect Country to Retire In

Many of us harbor dreams of retiring overseas in some far-flung, exotic country. Whether it’s for pure adventure, to make retirement dollars stretch further, or both, retiring abroad is becoming more common. But choosing exactly where to go can be difficult. Without proper planning and... […]

How to Choose the Perfect Country to Retire In

Many of us harbor dreams of retiring overseas in some far-flung, exotic country. Whether it’s for pure adventure, to make retirement dollars stretch further, or both, retiring abroad is becoming more common. But choosing exactly where to go can be difficult. Without proper planning and... […]

Make Money Editing Photos With These Online Tools

When you need extra cash, side hustles are an easy solution. However, if you're short on time, committing hours to driving for Uber or delivering packages for Postmates can be difficult. That's why flexible gigs that allow you to work from home — bonus points if it's from your couch —... […]

Make Money Editing Photos With These Online Tools

When you need extra cash, side hustles are an easy solution. However, if you're short on time, committing hours to driving for Uber or delivering packages for Postmates can be difficult. That's why flexible gigs that allow you to work from home — bonus points if it's from your couch —... […]

Best Money Tips: 4 Ways to Stop Keeping Up With the Joneses

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to stop keeping up with the Joneses, the biggest money wasters, and ways to help a friend with low self-esteem. Top 5 Articles Top 4 Ways to Stop Keeping Up with the Joneses — Cut down on social media. It's a... […]

Best Money Tips: 4 Ways to Stop Keeping Up With the Joneses

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to stop keeping up with the Joneses, the biggest money wasters, and ways to help a friend with low self-esteem. Top 5 Articles Top 4 Ways to Stop Keeping Up with the Joneses — Cut down on social media. It's a... […]

How to Budget When You're No Longer Broke

My first job out of college was working at Barnes & Noble for $8.25 an hour, which meant I took home about $1,000 per month. It was a pretty precarious financial position considering that my rent cost $500 per month and I owed $200 per month to my student loans. After about eight months of... […]