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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 Money Tips: Eating Healthy on a Slim Budget

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on eating healthy on a slim budget, tips for finding low airfare, and home upgrades to raise your property value. Top 5 Articles Eating healthy on a slim budget — If you want to eat healthy on a small budget, remember it's OK to buy healthy meat and shop sales. […]

Buy or Subscribe: How to Pay the Least for the Media You Love the Most

To buy a subscription or to pay per download: That is the question. Monthly subscriptions provide you unlimited access to a service for a flat fee, but is it truly the right deal for you? […]

This Is How You Decide If Dental Insurance Is Worth It

Despite its limitations, dental insurance may be the most progressive insurance out there, in that it leans heavily on preventative care. Regular cleanings and examinations may prove to be what stands between you and big bills down the line. […]

One Month to Better, Simpler Living: 30 Small Changes to Make

We're told not to "sweat the small stuff," but sometimes the small stuff adds up and prevents us from being happy. You can drastically — and simply — improve your life by cutting out the small, unnecessary stuff, and making simple changes to your routine and behavior. Call it "living sustainably happy." Ready to give it a go? […]

Wise Bread Teams Up With Skype to Help Families Stay in Touch for Less

We've teamed up with software company Skype to create Skype Hub — a special section featuring tips to help people save money when traveling, staying in touch with friends and family, or starting their own small business. […]

The 5 Secrets of Happy, Rich People That You Can Learn From

Rich and happy? Is that really a question? The Beatles sang that "money can't buy me love," which has been argued with some cynicism ever since. More money does, in fact, make us happier — up to a point. The rich can teach us a little bit about happiness, even beyond the fleeting happiness of spending money. […]

How to Sign Up for Half-Price Flights and Free Hotels

Looking for a unique way to save money on flights and get free hotels? How about car rentals, bus rides, and even restaurant meals? You can save big bucks on travel by becoming a mystery shopper. I recently took a flight from Canada to Peru for a 50% discount. […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Be Happier With Your Work Life

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on ways to be happier with your work life, spoiling mom this Mother's Day without spending a fortune, and affordable ways to make your home original. Top 5 Articles 10 Ways to Be Happier with Your Work Life — To be happier with your work life, eat healthy and follow your passion. […]

Why You Should Build a Frugal Community — and How to Do It

At this moment, my husband and I are both unemployed. And although this sounds nuts, we are actually trying to maximize the duration of his unemployment. I want my husband to be able to find a job that makes him happy, not just the job that comes along first. […]