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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... […]

Using Times New Roman on Your Résumé Is Like Wearing Sweatpants to an Interview

If you opt for Times New Roman on your résumé, then you may as well show up to the interview in sweatpants. At least that is what some experts say. The classic font is said to be one to avoid these days, with modern ones like Helvetica and Proxima Nova edging out more antiquated styles. Bloomsberg... […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/21, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #DIAMChat to participate. This week's topic: Affording Unexpected Health Costs! Learn how voluntary benefits can help you when dealing... […]

4 Easy Ways to Automate Your Everyday Life

I once had a colleague who ate the exact same lunch every day: an apple, a carton of yogurt, and a handful of crackers. When I asked him if he got bored with the sameness of his daily lunch, he explained that he used to pack sandwiches and leftovers for lunch every day — and found himself... […]

Best Money Tips: Online Shopping Hacks to Beat Retailers

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on online shopping hacks to beat retailers at their own game, what you can expect from Memorial Day sales, and a guide to selling on Facebook groups. Top 5 Articles 4 Online Shopping Hacks To Beat Retailers at... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 05/20

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Women's T-shirts & Tanks at Target: 40% off, Clearance Lighting & Fans at Home Depot: Up to 80% off,... […]

Always Buy Airfare on Tuesdays and 7 Other Calendar Shopping Secrets

Ever wonder if there's a rhyme or reason to the retail game? Well, there is, and it often involves knowing when to buy. Reverse your losing streak and start winning by buying these items on certain days of the week. 1. Airfare It seems like everyone has an opinion about the best time to purchase... […]