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Best Money Tips: Inexpensive Gifts for New Mums

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some amazing articles on inexpensive gifts for new mums, ways to boost your social security benefits, and common mistakes people make when trying to get out of debt. Top 5 Articles Baby fever: inexpensive gifts for new mums — Do you have to get a gift for a new mom? […]

Good Luck, Bad Luck: Who Can Tell?

Must the glass always be half-full or half-empty? What if there was a different way of looking at things entirely? A new perspective that eliminates the need to decide just how full the glass really should be? […]

Affordable Accessories to Kickstart Your Style

Stylish people with a frugal streak know that building a wardrobe around classic cuts and chic, quality basics is the best way to save money while dressing like you mean business. […]

6 Simple Seafood Appetizers to Impress Your Guests

Seafood isn’t as expensive as you think it is (especially if you wait until it’s on sale at the supermarket), and it makes an elegant addition to any party when served as an appetizer. To make your (Academy Awards?) soiree a little swankier — without spending too much more — here are six from-the-sea-inspired starters to give your guests so […]

Best Money Tips: Make Extra Money From Home

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making extra money from home, working giving into your budget, and ways to spend your tax return. Top 5 Articles 21 Ways Make Extra Money From Home — Make some extra money from home by writing an eBook. […]

Studio Apartment Living: A 5-Point Survival Guide

There are already a lot of great resources for small-space and apartment living here on Wise Bread. But I'd like to take a moment to tackle the unique challenges of that cost-effective, and often-mocked living space, the humble studio apartment. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 2/24, 12pm Pacific for Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Frugal entertainment ideas. Having fun doesn't have to cost a fortune. […]

Dilutions of Grandeur: Stretch Your Food at Every Meal

When I was kid, the chocolate milk mom served always looked suspiciously pale in my glass. It was as if somewhere between the carton and the table, the ratio of chocolate (good) to milk (not-so-good) had been tampered with in a very unholy way. […]

5 Ways to Save Money on Everyday Expenses

"There's no such thing as a free lunch" is a phrase we often hear. That's certainly true, but even if you can't have it for free, any little bit of savings helps, right? Luckily for us, there are ways to spend less on practically everything as long as you look for proven strategies. […]

Best Money Tips: Get the Most for Your Travel Dollars

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on how to get the most for your travel dollars, home maintenance tips, and ways to make easy cash. Top 5 Articles Cheap Travel: How To Get The Most For Your Travel Dollars — To maximize the money you have to spend when you travel, start travel hacking. […]