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Living large on a small budget. Despite what you may have heard, you don't have to sacrifice your financial independence to enjoy life. We believe people on a budget can still enjoy fabulous and fun lives.

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8 Relationship Mistakes Everyone Makes

One of the biggest issues I've found with relationships — in practically all of them — is that there are cracks in every façade; we just don't like to talk about them. Even though it's not the easiest topic of conversation to engage in, I'm a staunch advocate for laying our problems... […]

9 Ways You Are Sabotaging Your Weekly Grocery Budget

Food is something we need in order to survive, and like all good things, it doesn't always come cheap. When you live on a budget, as most of us do, many expenses are "fixed" expenses — your mortgage or rent, car payments, and insurance premiums. So where is there flexibility to... […]

Best Money Tips: Last-Minute Shopping Tips

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on last-minute shopping tips, ways to beat self-doubt, and year-end tax planning tips. Top 5 Articles 6 Last-Minute Shopping Tips for Procrastinators — If you don't have time to go shopping during the day (or you want... […]

Best Deals for Friday 12/18

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Up to 50% off Christmas Decorations at Sears, 60% off 10-pc Comforter Sets at Macy's, Deluxe Heavy Duty 3-way... […]

25 Last Minute Gifts That Keep on Giving

The holidays are a fun but exceptionally busy time, and it can be a real challenge to wrangle gifts for everyone on your list. If you're running a bit behind on holiday shopping (as we often are), there are still lots of great gifts to be had. Our list of potential presents are not only thoughtful,... […]

10 Gifts Everybody Gets, But Nobody Wants

We all love getting gifts, but sometimes, we tear open that lovely wrapping and have to perform an acting job worthy of an Academy Award. From bad clothing to tacky knick knacks, here are 10 gifts we all know we're going to get… and can't wait to get rid of. 1. Holiday Shirts, Ties, and... […]

8 Jaw-Dropping Tax Havens of the Filthy Rich

There are roughly 80 countries that are considered tax havens. These are secrecy jurisdictions with incredibly low to no taxes. (See also: 7 States With the Lowest Taxes for Retirees). Billionaires and millionaires flock to these places to take advantage of tax loopholes that allow them to... […]

5 Amazing Honeymoons That Only Seem Expensive

Europe. Asia. Remote islands. When you hear these, you immediately think "$$$." But that's not necessarily the case! You can easily find ways to afford these five amazing honeymoon spots! 1. The Caribbean This may sound crazy, but there are ways you can make a trip to the Caribbean... […]

9 Ways Money Does Buy Happiness

Whenever someone tells me that money can't buy happiness, I am often tempted to insist they give me all of their money as a way to test this theory. (See also: 6 Ways Money Really Can Buy Happiness) Research abounds on the "Can money buy happiness?" question, and there is evidence on... […]

10 Affordable Ways to Make Your Holiday Gifts Look Amazing

With the steep price of holiday gift wrap, gift tags, and bows, they're practically gifts in their own right. If you'd like reserve your holiday budget for what goes inside the package, it's time to get creative. First, brush up on clever ways to save on wrapping paper. Then, express yourself by... […]