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Best Deals for Thursday 03/11/2010

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Frugal Gluten-Free Living: Flour Tortillas that Taste Great!

By Sonja Stewart This recipe is a fantastic substitute for regular flour tortillas. If you're sick of using the rough texture, (and small size) of corn tortillas, try this out. The texture of these are bendable, foldable, and so delicious, they'll be gone before you know it. […]

Join Our Tweetchat at 4:00 CST For a Chance to Win Prizes

By Lynn Truong Join our Tweetchat today from 4:00 – 4:45 pm CST for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! In celebration of our upcoming SXSW session, we're talking about product reviews. Do you trust them? What makes the good ones stand out? How do you find the most reliable ones? […]

Warning: TurboTax Missing Minnesota Tax Info (Updated With TurboTax Response)

By Elizabeth Sanberg [Editor's note: See TurboTax's response.] Rarely do I get to a point where I’m so frustrated I could cry. But that’s where I sit right now. I have spent 120 minutes trying to help a company I like (TurboTax) fix a glitch in their system. But, after these two hours I failed at helping them understand the problem and was even hung up after waiting on hold for 45 minutes. […]

Best of Personal Finance: How to Make Coconut Milk Kefir

By Linsey Knerl Welcome to Wise Bread's Best of Personal Finance roundup. Today, we give you stunning detail into how to make your own coconut milk kefir, some tips for saving money when you move, and 3 easy ways to create a greener kitchen! Top 5 Articles How to Make Coconut Milk Kefir — If you wanted to know about Coconut milk kefir, this is the article to read. […]

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Top 10 Real Estate Tax Write-Offs

By Brian Davis As real estate values have fallen and foreclosures have swamped the market, increasing numbers of would-be sellers are deciding to lease their properties instead of selling. These new and reluctant landlords often miss out on massive tax deductions available for investment properties, which can save thousands of dollars in taxes. […]

6 Slick Tools to Save Money on Car Repairs

By Linsey Knerl This article shares tips from the newest episode of Dealista, our new podcast that'll help you get more for less. Click play to listen, or subscribe via iTunes to take the episode with you! It’s happened to all of us — a car repair we didn’t budget for, and that nearly left us cash-strapped or without transportation. It really doesn’t have to be this way! […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Trust Product Reviews? (Chance to win $20!)

By Linsey Knerl How do you know which products are worth buying? Do you ever rely on product reviews for your guidance? With all the blogs and websites offering reviews and opinions on which are the best, how can you know who to trust? We want your feedback on blogs and bias. Do you think that there is a way to tell if a review is honest? […]

Set Up a Safe Home Network

By Linsey Knerl Networks used to be something that IT departments only spoke about in corporate office environments.  Today,  however, the average family not only has a need for a good home network, but they are running some form of one without professional advice. If you're curious as to how you can tweak your network to be more efficient, or you've put off getting one started out of hesitation, […]