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The 5 Best Rechargeable Batteries

Modern electronics are getting ever more powerful and coming with ever more capabilities, but no matter how great your electronic device is, it's powerless when it runs out of batteries. With that in mind, finding batteries that will keep your gadgets going is of the utmost... […]

14 Signs You Have a Toxic Relationship With Money

We obsess over it, we hoard it, we covet it, and we hate it… all at the same time. Our relationship with money is anything but simple. Ironically, it's that same relationship that influences how much of the green stuff we'll have. Those that maintain a healthy relationship with money... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Make a Better Budget Today

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles with helpful tips to make your budget better, the smartest way to repay your student loans, and the only legit reasons to work for free. Top 5 Articles 17 Ways to Make Your Budget Better – Starting Today... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 10/14

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today PacSun: Up to 70% off with deals from $2, Spanx: Up to 72% off + extra 25% off, Down Alternative Queen or King... […]

20 Fun Ways to Use Pumpkin

While we may be sad to say goodbye to summer, the appearance of pumpkins cheers us up. They are a reminder of upcoming holidays — Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Spices frequently used with pumpkin trigger our olfactory senses, which give us excitement and happy memories. It is no... […]

Ask the Readers: What Do You Like Most About Autumn?

Has the season changed where you live, yet? Many places still feel the summer heat, but other regions are cooling down for Autumn. That means costumes and turkeys and falling foliage — not to mention pumpkin spice! What do you like most about Autumn? What seasonal traditions do you and your... […]

Smart Investors Have These 6 Traits — Do You?

It's hard to be a good investor. By some estimations, only 20% of people involved in the investment business are successful in their own investing endeavors. And while there are careers' worth of research and education that go into making savvy investments, in the end, much of it may come down to... […]

12 Tricks That Make You Look Skinnier (Without Being Skinner)

Everyone has days when they feel fat, bloated, and otherwise less-than-beautiful. Sometimes it has nothing to do with the numbers on the scale. On other occasions it's the direct result of a recent holiday cookie binge. (See also: 7 Style Secrets for Women That Flatter every Shape) Fortunately,... […]

24 Train Hacks From an Amtrak Veteran

Amtrak isn't easy to love, and yet so many of us do. The pleasure of watching one region of the country transform to another before our eyes — without having to keep those eyes on the road or stay strapped into seat belts — makes up for our rail system's failings. (See also: Here's Why... […]

Best Money Tips: Ways to Save Money Without Trying

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on saving money without trying, student discounts every student should know about, and ways to slam the brakes on impulse buys. Top 5 Articles 38 Ways to Save Money Without Trying (Much) — Reading more... […]