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5 Financial Reasons Paid Parental Leave Is Essential for Moms and Dads

The United States is one of only two countries in the world that does not offer guaranteed family leave for new parents — the other one being Papua New Guinea. The U.S. isn't completely without family leave policy, of course. The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) of 1993 guarantees that... […]

8 Ways to Turn Your Stress Into Money

Are you prone to stress and anxiety? Do you believe it's holding you back from being successful in your career and making money? It doesn't have to be this way. In fact, when your stress and anxiety are properly managed, there may be ways to turn them into positive things for you financially... […]

Earn Hundreds of Dollars in Cash Back With These Credit Cards

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/5-best-cash-back-credit-cards?utm_source=wisebread&utm_... You can earn hundreds of dollars per year in cash back if you use... […]

6 Celebrities With Shockingly Low Net Worths

Being rich and famous isn't all it's cracked up to be. Just ask the famous people who made it big, and then squandered their riches to earn the dubious distinction of being celebs who have struggled financially. (See also: The 5 Most Money-Savvy Rap Stars) 1. Mike Tyson The former heavyweight... […]

Don't Waste Your Money on These 6 Workout Snacks

The fitness industry tends to insist that you need all kinds of "fuel" in order to build muscle and get through your workouts. But a lot of workout snacks on the market are processed, pricey, and totally unnecessary. So rather than wasting your money on expensive workout snacks, know... […]

Ask the Readers: How Often Do You Dine Out?

Dining at a restaurant is almost always more expensive than a home-cooked meal. Most people can't afford to dine out every night, but for some, the occasional experience of having a tasty meal that you don't have to spend the time and effort to prepare is worth the extra cost. How often do you... […]

Best Deals for Tuesday 07/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today 73% Off Moscow Mule Pure Copper Mug Set of 4, 70% Off Wall Mount Mop and Broom Holder, 70% HemingWeigh Metal... […]

How Family Plans Can Save you TONS

While house phones and cable may be on their way toward obsoletion, the subscription market is booming. You can find a subscription or membership plan for just about anything — your favorite TV shows, your cell phone, music, and even Uber. While these subscription plans can save consumers... […]

Best Money Tips: How to Shop Designer Items for Less

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to shop designer for less, things that make you less productive at work, and easy ways to meet your family’s savings goals. Top 5 Articles How to Shop Designer Items for Less Money and Maximize Your Style —... […]

How to Take One Vacation Day and Save Thousands

We all have a list of financial tasks we keep meaning to get to, but between work, family, everyday obligations, and the need for sleep, we just keep putting them off. Whether it's rolling over an old employer 401K or finding cheaper car insurance, you can end up costing yourself hundreds, or even... […]