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Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 10/13, 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: Saving on Technology! Learn about technology discounts, whether or not to purchase warranties, selling your old devices... […]

5 Times You Can Score a Great Deal on a New Car

When it comes to scoring a new set of wheels, most personal finance experts would agree that used is best. However, used is not always an option if your partner wants a new vehicle or if you are looking for a specific vehicle to accommodate your driving needs. That's where these tips come... […]

11 Ways to Make Living With Roommates Tolerable

Living with roommates is a frugal choice, and, especially in an economy where living expenses are growing more rapidly than paychecks, it's often a necessity. But that doesn't mean it's always fun. We've all heard horror stories about sharing space with other people, and many of us have lived one... […]

Best Money Tips: 50 Ways to Slash Your Food Budget

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on smart ways to slash your food budget, steps to take to become a better investor, and savvy ways to save money at warehouse stores. Top 5 Articles 50 Smart Ways to Slash Your Food Budget — Last year, the average U.S.... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 10/12

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 72% off MyWarmPet Heat Pad Microwave Pet Heating Pad, 72% off Selfie Stick with Bluetooth Highly-Extendable and... […]

The 5 Best Pet Wipes

Pets can get dirty in no time, but getting your dog or cat ready for a bath can be a nightmare. Instead, opt for pet wipes, which are the perfect, convenient solution. They offer a refresh between baths and are an easy, quick way to keep your pet looking clean and smelling fresh. What Are Pet... […]

31 Essential Kitchen Tools All Frugal Cooks Need

I cook semi-professionally. My cooking clients, who usually own every top-rated, food-related tool and gadget, are always shocked when they see how I cook at home in my tiny kitchen. Contrary to what you see on cooking shows, you can cook pretty much anything with these basic tools. 1. Deep Sauté... […]

6 Smart Ways to Boost Your Social Security Payout Before Retirement

According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute, 84% of U.S. workers expect their Social Security benefit to be a significant source income during retirement. So, let's plan ahead with these six smart ways to boost that monthly Social Security check before retirement: 1. Check Reported... […]

Sign Up For a New Card and Get Hundreds in Cash Bonuses

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-credit-cards-that-offer-bonus-cash-for-sign-up?u... Are you considering a new credit card? These cards offer new... […]

7 Clever Uses for Tea Bags and Hair Clips

Are you looking for quick and simple ways to make life easier? These ingenious life hacks involving two common household items — tea bags and hair clips — can help you stay organized and more efficient. Take a look. Tea Bags The first days of autumn bring crisper weather and a penchant... […]