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Book Review: The Ultimate Tech Guide for Travelers

It’s no small job to manage technology while traveling; you face challenges like choosing the best machine for your needs, backing up your data, staying connected, and finding the best (free) software to keep it all running smoothly. I’ve been traveling for four years now, and in that time I’ve cycled through numerous different computers, g […]

25 Easy Organizing Changes You Can Make Today

I have a bad tendency to let things — paperwork, tasks, laundry — pile up. That's why I'm often not as organized as I should be. By the time I go to put things away, I feel like I'm dealing with clutter so powerful it could defeat Godzilla (I've already started on the screenplay for Godzilla vs. […]

Great Ways to Get Calcium

May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, which means it's time to find out how to keep those bones strong! […]

Best Money Tips: Beat Food Price Inflation

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on ways to beat food price inflation, personal finance basics for new grads, and how to sell your home without a realtor. Top 5 Articles 5 Frugal Ways To Beat Food Price Inflation — Don't let food price inflation drain your wallet. […]

5 Frugal Lessons I Learned From Aldi

When I was kid, the prospect of shopping at Aldi with my mom filled me with a conflicting sense of excitement and dread. I liked the feeling that I could indulge more of my wants since the prices were so low. But I also had the requisite preteen and teenage angst of being seen in a store that so starkly catered to the budget-conscious. […]

8 Alternatives to Cable TV That Will Keep You Entertained

According to the SmartMoney, nearly 144 million consumers watch videos online. A recent experiment by WalletPop revealed that “for the price Americans pay for cable TV, they can enjoy a mini-vacation.” Just how much are we spending for the convenience of cable? […]

College Move-Out Days: The Best Time to Dumpster Dive?

Ah spring, sweet spring. The flowers are opening their colorful buds, birds are chirping, and across the country, thousands of college students are throwing out working electronics, unopened containers of food, and other perfectly useful items. It's the same routine every year. […]

Best Money Tips: What Does Your Homeowner's Insurance Cover?

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on what your homeowner's insurance does (and doesn't) cover, 3 green cleaning products you already own, and the best Mother's Day gift a dad can give. Top 5 Articles What Does Your Homeowner's Insurance Cover? […]

14 Effective Grease and Oil Stain Removal Tips

Oil is a worry in more ways than one. Not only is it rapidly rising in price and taking more each week from our budgets, oil is also the source of one of the toughest stains to remove from clothing, fabrics, concrete, and more. But it doesn’t have to be. Armed with these handy tips, you can at least bring down the oil stain in a fight. […]

6 Things You Can Look Forward to When You Have Money

You work hard to make money, create multiple income streams, and live below your means, which allows you to diligently save every month. At a certain point, you will accumulate enough money to be financially free. But then what? What really happens when you finally reach a goal that you've worked years, perhaps even decades for? […]