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Wise Bread Reloaded: Real Estate Market Rebound?

This week the National Association of Realtors reported that sales of existing homes rose 2.3% in July, to the the highest they've been in 10 months. Even better? Fewer of those recent sales were for underwater or foreclosed homes. […]

Wise Bread Reloaded: Real Estate Market Rebound?

This week the National Association of Realtors reported that sales of existing homes rose 2.3% in July, to the the highest they've been in 10 months. Even better? Fewer of those recent sales were for underwater or foreclosed homes. […]

Best Money Tips: Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on tips for negotiating a better deal, nixing your bad money habits, and frugally saving summer before it's gone. Top 5 Articles Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal — Knowing your stuff and using silence can help you negotiate a better deal. […]

Best Money Tips: Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on tips for negotiating a better deal, nixing your bad money habits, and frugally saving summer before it's gone. Top 5 Articles Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal — Knowing your stuff and using silence can help you negotiate a better deal. […]

Best Deals for Friday 08/22

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Best Buy Mega Deals Sale, "Stargate Atlantis: The Complete Series" on Blu-ray for $49.99, Xhilaration Crossbody Handbag for $14, and more! […]

People Who Love Their Bodies Do These 12 Things — Do You?

Instead of waiting until your body is an ideal shape to love it, why not love it now? After all, your body is the way you interact with the world, the thing that lets you hug friends and family, play with children, smell flowers, and so much more. […]

People Who Love Their Bodies Do These 12 Things — Do You?

Instead of waiting until your body is an ideal shape to love it, why not love it now? After all, your body is the way you interact with the world, the thing that lets you hug friends and family, play with children, smell flowers, and so much more. […]

Not Insuring These 6 Things Could Bankrupt You

Getting ahead financially isn't easy. It requires hard work and persistence. So why risk years or even decades of hard work and sacrifice only to lose everything in one unfortunate, very costly event? (See also: Marketing, Life Insurance, and Behavioral Psychology) "It won't happen to me," you say? I felt the same way years ago. But life happens. […]

Not Insuring These 6 Things Could Bankrupt You

Getting ahead financially isn't easy. It requires hard work and persistence. So why risk years or even decades of hard work and sacrifice only to lose everything in one unfortunate, very costly event? (See also: Marketing, Life Insurance, and Behavioral Psychology) "It won't happen to me," you say? I felt the same way years ago. But life happens. […]

How to Stop Hating Yourself About Money and Actually Make Positive Changes

Bad money management leads to money guilt, which leads to more bad money management. More specifically, this is because money guilt can lead you to avoid thinking about or addressing the scenarios that make you feel guilty. You might budget less, or find yourself nervous to look at your checking account or open your bank statements. […]