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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... […]

7 Important Things You Should Know About Balance Transfer Cards

Zero-interest credit cards can provide a valuable solution for anyone who is attempting to pay off a card with a high interest rate. They can help you pay off debt faster and save money on interest, help consolidate your monthly card payments, or increase your available credit, thereby improving... […]

15 Smart New Uses for Hair Clips

There are many types of hair clips out there, including jaw clips, barrettes, snap clips, and banana clips. But aside from keeping your locks looking lovely, do they have other uses? As it turns out, yes, they have other uses. Here are 15 ways you can repurpose those hair clips to make life a... […]

5 Unexpected Dog Costs You Should Prepare for Now

Is dog man's best friend — or budget blower? Many potential pet owners are aware of the initial costs of buying and owning a canine, but what about the unexpected costs, such as furniture damage and travel expenses? Here are five unexpected dog-related costs to be aware of before committing... […]