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9 Online Forums That'll Help You Reach Your Financial Goals

You've got financial goals, but why be lonely while you're reaching them? Find your tribe! Grow your group! Commit to your community! And reach those money goals faster with the help and advice of online friends who are focused on reaching the same goals with you. Goal: Get better at money Start... […]

Don't Make These 5 Common Mistakes When Writing a Will

It's a task no one likes to think about: With everything going on in our lives, do we really want to add our own mortality to the list of our concerns? As unpleasant as it may be to consider, having a will is a critical way to take care of your family should you pass away. It will also ensure that... […]

Don't Make These 5 Common Mistakes When Writing a Will

It's a task no one likes to think about: With everything going on in our lives, do we really want to add our own mortality to the list of our concerns? As unpleasant as it may be to consider, having a will is a critical way to take care of your family should you pass away. It will also ensure that... […]

How to Find and Hire a Reliable Contractor

Hiring a contractor for a home improvement project can be among the biggest financial commitments you will make. Poor project execution by a contractor can result in years of frustration and unplanned expenses. Here are four steps you can take avoid headaches by getting the best contractor to work... […]

How to Find and Hire a Reliable Contractor

Hiring a contractor for a home improvement project can be among the biggest financial commitments you will make. Poor project execution by a contractor can result in years of frustration and unplanned expenses. Here are four steps you can take avoid headaches by getting the best contractor to work... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Favorite Fall Activity?

The seasons are a'changing — again! Fall will bring cooler weather, colorful foliage, and lots of fun activities associated with the season: hayrides, corn mazes, pumpkin carving, and using apples in everything. What is your favorite fall activity? Is this something you do quietly by... […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Favorite Fall Activity?

The seasons are a'changing — again! Fall will bring cooler weather, colorful foliage, and lots of fun activities associated with the season: hayrides, corn mazes, pumpkin carving, and using apples in everything. What is your favorite fall activity? Is this something you do quietly by... […]

What to Do If You're Retiring With Debt

For a growing number of older Americans, the golden years have been tarnished by debt. If you're retired or will be soon, and too much debt is weighing you down, here are three common sources of senior debt, along with some suggestions for breaking free. 1. Mortgage debt One of the tenets of wise... […]

What to Do If You're Retiring With Debt

For a growing number of older Americans, the golden years have been tarnished by debt. If you're retired or will be soon, and too much debt is weighing you down, here are three common sources of senior debt, along with some suggestions for breaking free. 1. Mortgage debt One of the tenets of wise... […]

Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Use a Dollar

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on smart ways to use a dollar, simple ways to make light in a blackout, and how to correct common billing errors. Top 5 Articles Got a Dollar? We Found Some Surprisingly Smart Ways to Use It — Swing by the clearance... […]