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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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20+ Bargains at Save-a-Lot Grocery Stores

Looking to take your bargain shopping efforts to the next level? Discount grocery stores can play a huge part in that plan. Offering staples, produce, and even some brand-name grocery items at significantly reduced prices, these chains can be a penny pincher’s paradise. One of the more prevalent discount grocery chains in my area is Save-a-Lot. It’s also one of my favorites. […]

Best Money Tips: Habits of Exceptionally Healthy People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on habits of exceptionally healthy people, how to select the best credit card, and cheap ways to keep kids busy this winter. Top 5 Articles 10 Habits of Exceptionally Healthy People — Follow the example of exceptionally healthy people and live an active lifestyle. […]

10 Tips to Make Working From Home a Success

It's estimated that 10 to 15 million Americans work from home. Many people, including a great percentage of moms and dads, find the work-from-home opportunity the perfect fit for their lifestyle. But working from home is hard work, especially with kids in the picture. […]

Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 2/16, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes

Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 pm Pacific for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use #WBChat to participate. This week's topic: Frugal Entertainment. […]

How to Start Fighting Debt — Today

Having once had $20,000 of credit card debt, I know what it feels like to face a Goliath-size stack of bills. Fortunately, I also know the joy of victory over the debt giant. Here’s how to wage a successful war against your debts. […]

Eating Vegan on the Cheap

Exploring a plant-centered lifestyle is popular these days, but with it comes the common concern of a cost increase for the household grocery budget. Now that I've been in a (mostly) vegan household for a little more than two years, I’ve learned a thing or two about going vegan on the cheap. Here are a handful of my top tips. […]

Best Money Tips: Cheap Weight Loss Foods

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on cheap weight loss foods, ways to pay for college now, and how to have more money. Top 5 Articles Cheap Weight Loss Foods — Are you trying to lose weight without breaking the bank? Consider purchasing lemons and lentils! [Financial Highway] 10 ways to pay for college right now! […]

Getting the Most Out of Free College-Planning Resources

Having heard so much about the difficulty and stress of choosing, applying to, and getting accepted into college, I was concerned that I needed to spend lots of time coaching my son during his senior year of high school, looking over his shoulder, asking the right questions, pursuing varied choices, and more. […]

5 Ways Blazing Internet Speeds Can Save You Money

This technology article is sponsored by Comcast Business Class, the nation's leading communication services provider. Benjamin Franklin said it best — time is money. This is especially true today, when the speed of your internet connection can directly impact your bottom line. […]

Ask the Readers: Do You See Movies in the Theater?

It's always nice to escape reality by watching a movie. Whether you are a fan of action, comedy, romance, or horror, movies can provide an escape from everyday life. Some people like to see movies in the theaters while others are deterred by the high ticket prices and opt to wait to see movies on DVD. Do you see movies in the theater? Or do you prefer to wait until they come out on DVD? […]