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Beat Stress With These 28 Inexpensive Pastimes

Expensive activities are stressful for me because paying for them weighs on my mind. I enjoy cheap or free pastimes, and even some pastimes that make money. Here are some inexpensive pastimes that you can enjoy to stay blissfully preoccupied without spending much money. Exercise The payoffs for... […]

Best Business Travel Credit Cards

Do you have a small business? Having a business travel rewards credit card can be a great way to separate your business and personal expenses while earning valuable points and miles. (See also: Best Small Business Credit Cards) Business credit cards work much like personal cards, except that they... […]

10 Money Lessons I Learned From Dad

It's Father's Day soon. In honor of all the dads out there, I thought it would be great to look back on some of the marvelous advice my dad gave me over the years. I'm sure a lot of the advice on the list is familiar to you, as the generation before mine passed down much of the same knowledge to... […]

Best Money Tips: These Money Moves Are Always a Good Idea

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on money moves that are always a good idea, how to score the best deals on Amazon, and a simple trick to save over $1,000 before Christmas. Top 5 Articles Eight Money Moves that are Always a Good Idea — Take the time to... […]

The Frugal Guest's Guide to Surviving Wedding Season

So you're invited to a ton of weddings this summer. Yay for you — you're popular! But before you let your friends drag you onto the dance floor and do the Electric Slide as atonement, consider these tips on how to make it through wedding season without spending it in the poor house. 1. Redeem... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 06/16

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Don't forget to check today's hot deals - 80% Off on 6-Pack LED Filament Edison Style Light Bulb, 57% Off on... […]

Using Your Roth IRA as an Emergency Fund — Ever a Good Idea?

You know you need an emergency fund, that pool of savings that you can dip into to cover the costs of replacing everything from a burst water heater to your car's blown transmission. But does it ever make sense to use a Roth IRA as that emergency fund? The short answer? It might. If you're careful... […]

The 5 Best Nail Polish Removers

Removing nail polish doesn’t need to be a hassle. With the right polish remover, you can remove your old coat of color in a cinch and prepare your nails for the next polish. What Is Nail Polish Remover? Nail polish remover is a powerful solvent that can quickly remove polish from the nails,... […]

Don't Throw That Out! 19 Great Meals You Can Make From Scraps

Trying to save money? Are you also interested in cutting back on food waste? Sure, most of us are on board with that. What you may not know is that you are probably tossing out both money and nutrients every day. Don't be put off by the word, "scraps." These 19 food scrap meal ideas are... […]

Learn How to Find the Credit Cards with the Best Airline Miles Sign-Up Bonuses

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards?u... Airline credit card sign-up bonuses can be worth hundreds of dollars in... […]