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Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 11/6, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Thanksgiving! Learn about saving on on food, travel expenses, decorations, and more! Let us know your Thanksgiving plans... […]

Best Money Tips: Essential Tips for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some helpful articles with tips for shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, stretching your holiday shopping dollar, and the best price-comparison apps. Top 5 Articles 10 Essential Tips for Shopping Black Friday and Cyber Monday... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 11/05

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today JCPenney: $10 off $25 for apparel and more, The North Face at Nordstrom: 20-40% off, Spirit Airlines: Nationwide... […]

Don't Get Screwed: 3 Surprising Times When You Need a Lawyer

Lawyers get a bad rap. From films such as My Cousin Vinny to TV shows such as Ally McBeal, you get the idea that lawyers don't know half the time what they're doing. This is why it seems that taking legal matters in your own hands or using an online legal service is just as good as hiring a... […]

8 Holiday Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Cheer

Ahh, the holidays — those two-sided coins of celebration and resignation, relaxation and maddening stress. How did such a good idea (time off work spent with loved ones exchanging small tokens of our love) become an over-commercialized madhouse? I mean, when we need to take a holiday after... […]

8 Holiday Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Cheer

Ahh, the holidays — those two-sided coins of celebration and resignation, relaxation and maddening stress. How did such a good idea (time off work spent with loved ones exchanging small tokens of our love) become an over-commercialized madhouse? I mean, when we need to take a holiday after... […]

How One College Graduate Paid Off $28,000 in Three Years on a $30K Salary

The average college senior graduated with $29,400 in student debt last year and the number is projected to rise by a staggering 6% per year. Even worse, a full 44% of borrowers aren't making their payments for one reason or another. Despite the depressing statistics swirling around what's now been... […]

Wantable: Fashion Surprises in a Box

If you like surprises and fashion, then you're in for a treat! Wantable is a company that offers premium makeup and boutique accessories (as well as intimate and fitness apparel) at a discount. The twist is that you don't get to choose the pieces — they make the selection for you based on... […]

15 Fantastic Chalkboard Paint Projects

If you haven't been watching home decor trends over the past few years, you might have missed the chalkboard paint phenomenon. Good news, though: It's still going strong. And when I started brushing this useful and stylish coating onto my walls and other projects, it was mostly available in... […]

15 Fantastic Chalkboard Paint Projects

If you haven't been watching home decor trends over the past few years, you might have missed the chalkboard paint phenomenon. Good news, though: It's still going strong. And when I started brushing this useful and stylish coating onto my walls and other projects, it was mostly available in... […]