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Best Money Tips: Top Ways to Fix a Bad First Impression

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the best ways to fix a bad first impression, fun 3-ingredient summer cocktail recipes, and why you should always check prices when shopping on Amazon. Top 5 Articles Top 5 Ways to Reverse A Negative First... […]

8 Money Moves CPAs Say You Must Make

Everybody and their brother can talk to you about your finances until they're blue in the face, but that doesn't mean their counsel is sound. Frankly, unless they've been formally educated in finance, you should heed their advice with caution. If you want solid suggestions on personal finance best... […]

7 Secret Cheap Steak Cuts You Should Be Asking For

Summertime is steak time. That is, unless you can’t afford a steak. Fortunately, you don’t have to spend a fortune to get some good quality beef. While not all of the cheaper cuts grill up well all by themselves, most of them do with a bit of extra preparation, and the others taste... […]

4 Reasons Why You're Too Old — Or Too Young — For a Mortgage Loan

You're never too old for a mortgage loan — and if you're at least 18, you're not too young to take out a mortgage loan, either. Mortgage lenders are not allowed to use age as a factor for denying borrowers a mortgage loan. Thank the Equal Credit Opportunity Act for this; the federal law... […]

10 Tricks to Avoid Workout Burnout

We all strive to get there — that magical point where working out evolves past drudgery and becomes a healthy addiction. That state of being where we crave a 30-minute jog the way we used to crave a tin of butter cookies. That's the goal, right? Help yourself achieve it by avoiding the... […]

The 5 Best Laptop Cases

A laptop or tablet can be a large investment for any individual to make. To get the most from your investment, it is crucial that you protect it properly. Look for a durable option with tough fabric, sturdy hardware, and ample protection for your computer. It’s also important to find... […]

13 Cheap Ways to Beat Stress

Whether you're dealing with work, school, or family drama, stress can drain your energy and kill your motivation. Everyone deals with stressful situations, and we all have our own way of getting through these hard times. Unsurprisingly, some people rely on retail therapy to calm their nerves and... […]

Best Money Tips: Money Myths That Are Holding You Back

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on money myths that are holding back your finances, tips for visiting national parks on a budget, and ways to cool off right now. Top 5 Articles 7 Money Myths That Are Holding You Back Financially — A house... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 06/23

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Payless ShoeSource: BOGO 50% off + 10% off, Tools and Hardware at Home Depot: Up to 60% off, Solar Light Up Mason... […]

Here's How Rich You'd Be If You Stopped Driving

Cars are useful, but they can also be an unnecessary burden on your budget. My first car was a sky blue 1993 Mercury Sable. It was a boat of a car, but it was lovely and near-mint because I bought it from a senior citizen who only used it for church and the grocery store. I lived in the suburbs,... […]