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Is Your Emergency Fund Big Enough to Keep You Afloat?

If you lost your job, or your main income stream suddenly disappeared, how long could you maintain your current lifestyle? If you're like millions of U.S. adults? Not very long. According to the Chain Store Guide's Consumer Spending Report for May, 40% of U.S. adults said that if they lost their... […]

6 Things to Do on Your First Day at a New Job

As Plato wrote in 380 B.C., "The beginning is the most important part of the work." It's a truth that still stands today: How you begin a new job sets the tone for how the rest of your work days will go. If you make the right impression, you can achieve faster, stress less, and gain a... […]

Best Money Tips: Surprising Things You Can Turn Into Cash

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on surprising things you can turn into cash, common foods you can easily grow in a small home, and how to save hundreds on your car loan. Top 5 Articles 10 Surprising Things You Can Turn Into Cash — Turn over... […]

How to Have a Great Wedding if You Haven't Saved Enough

You're getting married! Congratulations! If you're reading this article, I'm sure you've heard that a lot already. Now you're getting down to the nitty gritty. Maybe you're even starting to panic, like so many couples do when they realize just how much a wedding can cost and how little savings... […]

Best Deals for Monday 06/15

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Living Social: Up to 20% off with coupon code, Clarks Summer Sale: Up to 40% off, 13 Deals Dollar Days Sale: Deals... […]

Beer Donuts and 11 Other Recipes You Can Make With Beer

Have a stray bottle of beer hanging around in your fridge? Or perhaps you'd just like to expand your horizons in the kitchen by cooking with alcohol. Whatever the case, we've got you covered. Here are 12 uniquely delicious recipes you can make with beer. 1. Beer Bread This cheddar beer bread... […]

The 5 Best Pieces of Financial Wisdom From Warren Buffett

The "Oracle of Omaha" truly lives up to his name. Between 1964 and 2014, the S&P 500 increased by a whopping 2,300%. On the other hand, the stock price of Berkshire Hathaway, the company of which Warren Buffett is chairman, president, and CEO, grew an even more mind-blowing... […]

9 Things in Your House You're Forgetting to Clean

There's a good chance you're rolling your eyes right now. You have a hard enough time keeping your house clean as is without me telling you that you're forgetting to clean X-Y-Z. But these easily forgettable areas can be havens for germs and gunk. But the good news is that while all of the... […]

5 Things to Do Before Your First Day at a New Job

Starting a new job can feel like the first day of school. Sure, you're excited for this new chapter in your career, but the thought of walking into a new job with new faces and greater responsibilities might evoke fear and nervousness. Will you get along with your new coworkers? Will you be able to... […]

5 Best Credit Cards that Transfer Points to Airline Miles

Do you know any fair weather fans that only root for their team when they are winning? How about those who jump on the bandwagon and declare themselves to be loyal fans only after a team becomes great? These can pretty annoying traits among sports fans, but people do this in order to be aligned... […]