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5 Reasons to Keep Your Money Separated After Marriage

Money may not be the root of all evil — but it's the clincher in a great many relationships gone haywire. Research shows that arguing about money is by far the top predictor of divorce. "It's not children, sex, in-laws, or anything else. It's money — for both men and women,"... […]

What You Need to Know About Writing a Will

As many as 40% of Americans over the age of 45 don't have a will. Don't fall into this statistic. It's imperative that you have a will to ensure that your wishes are carried out and your heirs avoid unnecessary hassles and costs after you're gone. Here's what you need to know before you get... […]

The 5 Best Extra Virgin Olive Oils

There is nothing quite like extra virgin olive oil. Whether you like to cook with it or simply use it for dipping or drizzling over pasta dishes, you want the best. Extra virgin olive oil is packed with natural vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, and can improve heart health and overall health,... […]

6 Ways Life is Wonderful When You're Debt-Free

Some people think debt is the norm rather than the exception. To each his own. Just know that this type of mindset can become dangerous, especially if you develop the habit of financing anything and everything. Credit cards and other loans can put what you want within financial reach, but a life... […]

5 Credit Cards That Offer the Best Travel Perks

Everyone knows that the right credit card can offer you valuable points and miles you can redeem for award travel. But with airlines increasing the number of miles needed for many awards, and reducing the number of seats they make available for the lowest mileage levels, these programs have lost... […]

10 Delicious Ways to Save Stale Bread

After about three days of purchase, I'm eyeing our loaves of bread, planning the possibilities. Shall I make croutons? Stuffing? Bread pudding with bourbon sauce? See, stale bread can still be saved! If you don't have time to deal with stale bread at the moment, just toss it into the freezer. When... […]

Ask the Readers: Do You Do Batch Cooking?

One way to save time and money on food is to set aside a few hours a week to do all your cooking, all at once. This way, you'll have dinner ready to reheat even on super busy nights, without having to go out for dinner or resort to unhealthy alternatives. However, batch cooking won't work for... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 04/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Don't miss our Tuesday treats! 69% OFF on Sturdy Wide Shoulder Wooden Coat Hangers, 45% OFF on PLEMO Windproof... […]

Best Money Tips: Financial Decisions You'll Regret Forever

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found helpful articles on financial decisions you’ll regret, over 200 awesome upcycling ideas, and eco-friendly ways to save money. Top 5 Articles 10 Financial Decisions You'll Regret Forever — Don't pass up on professional... […]

6 Money Moves to Make When You Move Back Home With Your Parents

Somewhere between 30% and 50% of Millennials are currently living with their parents. While there are a lot of different ways of thinking about this statistic, most of the folks I know who have had to move back home don't feel great about it. No matter how you frame it, moving home often feels... […]