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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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Best Deals for Friday 01/22/2010

Get a free 8x10 Pet Portrait of your Pet at Petco Take $25 Off a New York City Hotel Stay with Promo Code NYC25HOTEL 60% to 75% off Dockers shoes and apparel: Deals from $16 + $7 s&h Acer Aspire One Intel Atom 1.6GHz 10" Netbook for $290 + free shipping Amazon.com Friday Sale: Earth's Best Organic Formula and more! […]

Solving a Debt Dilemma with Debt Settlement

By Stacy Johnson Debt settlement companies are advertising a lot these days on TV, radio and online: you've probably got debt settlement Google ads around this article right now. If you're in a jam, they might sound tempting. Should you bite? […]

Ruthless Frugality

By Philip Brewer There are many strategies for frugality: Don't buy stuff you don't need. Stock up when you get a good price. Make smart decisions about when to pay up for quality and when to get the cheap stuff. […]

How to Find Really Free Freebies

By Linsey Knerl This article shares tips from the newest episode of Dealista, our new podcast that'll help you get more for less. Click play to listen, or subscribe via iTunes to take the episode with you! Everybody loves free stuff, provided it’s actually at no cost to you. Finding it can be a challenge, however. […]

Best Deals for Thursday 01/21/2010

Sarah Jarosz "Song Up in Her Head" MP3 album download for $2 Black & Decker 4-Slice Toaster Oven $29.99 plus Free Shipping Dell E2210H 21.5" Widescreen Flat Panel Monitor Only $149 after $50 Coupon Savings Free sample of Cream of Wheat Hot Cereal Etnies Footwear up to 75% off today only! […]

Dealing With Debt: Credit Counselors

By Stacy Johnson If you're in debt trouble, get help. I just published my third book about living debt-free. It's called Life or Debt 2010. […]

Simple Tax Strategies to Maximize Your Tax Refund

By Silicon Valley ... We’re nearing the thick of tax time, and I’m sure the first thing on your mind (I know it’s on mine) is “how much money am I getting back?” and “what am I going to use the money for?” If you’re part of the W-2 crowd and have your taxes withheld throughout the year, you could be getting some money back. […]

Backdoor into the Roth IRA: You're Invited to the Tax-Free Party

By Jeff Rose Have you ever been waiting in a long line somewhere wishing you knew somebody that could get you in the backdoor? Or hoping that somehow you were the VIP and had immediate access to the hippest party around? […]

Best of Personal Finance Roundup: 50 Personal Finance Bloggers to Watch in 2010

By Linsey Knerl Welcome to Wise Bread's Best of Personal Finance roundup. Today, we share the 50 personal finance bloggers you should be looking out for in 2010, a nifty recipe for "primal" trail mix, and 15 easy ways to make $1K a month! Top 5 Articles 50 Personal Finance Bloggers to Watch in 2010 — Personal finance blogs are growing at a record number, and generally, this is a good thing. […]