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Best Money Tips: 17 Places to Watch Movies and TV for Free

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on where you can download or stream movies and TV shows for free, ways to make your home eco-friendly, and how to brew coffee without a coffee maker. Top 5 Articles 17 Places You Can (Legally) Download or Stream... […]

How One Woman Retired at 60 and Traveled the World

More than half of Americans are worried they won't have enough money to retire, according to a recent Gallup poll. Despite the dismal statistics, there are retirees today who live comfortably on their savings and live lifestyles that many would envy. Take Joe Stewart, for example, who retired... […]

Don't Forget to Budget for These Unexpected Moving Expenses

Moving to a new city can be both exciting and stressful. Maybe you're moving to relocate for a job, or to be closer to family and friends. Whatever the reason, the process can become overwhelming for both your sanity and your budget if you're not careful. As my husband and I plan our own... […]

3 Pearls of Financial Wisdom From Alan Greenspan

Known as the Oracle, Alan Greenspan is one of the most widely respected Federal Chairmen of all time due to both his economic knowledge and political savvy. A familiar face throughout two decades of U.S. history, Greenspan is the second-longest serving Federal Reserve Chairman (1987–2006),... […]

Skewer This! 13 Dishes You Can Put on a Stick

If you're looking for a way to jazz up dinner tonight, try serving it on a stick. There are a number of appetizers, main courses, and desserts you can skewer. The presentation is almost always impressive, making kabobs an excellent party choice as well. So get creative with your food and try a few... […]

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Next Promotion

There's no way to know when or if you'll be promoted at work. And as promotions happen to others, you might wonder why your boss never offers you the job. Sure, some employees are more qualified and a better fit for a position, but there's also a chance that you're sabotaging your next promotion... […]

Best Money Tips: The Definitive Guide to Napping

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the best ways to nap, over 50 ways to make extra money this summer, and what you can do about chronic procrastination. Top 5 Articles The Definitive Guide to Napping — A 60-minute power nap can boost... […]

Best Deals for Friday 06/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's 1-Day Clearance Sale: Up to 80% off + 25% off, Wayfair Clearance Sale: Up to 80% off, The Body Shop Summer... […]

Cheap Ways to Get These 8 Expensive Indulgences

As capitalism-loving Americans, we rather enjoy the finer things in life. Gourmet dining, fancy cars, high thread-count sheets that feel like Cumulus clouds… these are a few of our favorite things. The only problem, however, is that most of us can't afford those items — at least not on... […]

Uber, Lyft, and More — Where to Find the Best Rideshare Deals

Learning how to use ridesharing apps is a modern skill you should master, but which service is actually the best deal? We're comparing Uber, Lyft, and other options to make sense of rideshare pricing. Uber Uber is definitely the top competitor in the space and they have the most cars on the road... […]