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How to Get Cash While Traveling Abroad

When you're on the road, whether it's for a domestic or international trip, a good travel credit card can usually meet most of your payment needs. But inevitably, you will need cash at some point, too — for instance, when you want to tip skycaps, bellhops, and other service providers who... […]

A Simple Guide to Planning For a Loved One's Long-Term Care

As we get older, so do our parents and other loved ones. In some cases, that may mean they'll require long-term care, especially if they fall ill. When this happens, families are faced with a tough decision: hand over the reins to a nursing facility, or manage their care from the comfort of their... […]

Best Money Tips: Simple Ways to Brighten Someone's Day

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on simple ways to brighten someone’s day, vacation hacks that help you save money, and free websites that will improve your quality of life. Top 5 Articles 50 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Brighten Someone's Day —... […]

6 Ways Lust Is Keeping You Poor

When you hear the word lust, your mind naturally wanders to sexual desire. But lust goes way beyond that. At the heart of lust is an intense longing for something, be it sex, money, power, possessions, knowledge, war, experience, or as the song goes, life. Sometimes that intense longing is a great... […]

Earn More Travel Rewards Plus a $200 Travel Credit

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-travel-rewards-more-rewards-for-more-trav... Earn 1.5 points for each dollar you spend on all your purchases. Plus,... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 02/14

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Take advantage of this BIG discount on 240 Gel Pens, Gel Pen Set with case for Adult Coloring Books, NOW 77% OFF,... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Use Your Phone to Save at the Grocery Store

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles ways your phone can help you slash grocery costs, how afford an amazing trip in 2017, and date night ideas for busy parents. Top 5 Articles 9 Ways Your Phone Can Slash Grocery Costs — These websites and apps can help... […]

5 Money Strategies for the Sandwich Generation

Generation X is commonly called the sandwich generation for two reasons. First, they are sandwiched between the Millennials and the Baby Boomers, both groups that seem to hog media coverage — and marketing budgets. More importantly, many Gen Xers face the modern problem of caring for their... […]

What to Do When You're Sick of Your Side Gig

It seems like everyone these days is juggling more work than ever. On top of your full-time job, you may also run one or two side gigs. And while that side hustle can bring in extra income to help pay down debt or boost your savings, managing multiple jobs can leave you feeling run down. If you... […]

The Inventor of the 401K Has Second Thoughts About Your Retirement Plan — Now What?

In the early 1980s, the 401K plan was introduced as a potential supplement to the pension plans offered by employers. Now, they are a staple of retirement planning, while pensions are available to fewer workers than ever before. A 401K allows workers to set aside a certain amount of their salary... […]