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5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Next Promotion

There's no way to know when or if you'll be promoted at work. And as promotions happen to others, you might wonder why your boss never offers you the job. Sure, some employees are more qualified and a better fit for a position, but there's also a chance that you're sabotaging your next promotion... […]

Best Money Tips: The Definitive Guide to Napping

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the best ways to nap, over 50 ways to make extra money this summer, and what you can do about chronic procrastination. Top 5 Articles The Definitive Guide to Napping — A 60-minute power nap can boost... […]

Best Deals for Friday 06/19

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's 1-Day Clearance Sale: Up to 80% off + 25% off, Wayfair Clearance Sale: Up to 80% off, The Body Shop Summer... […]

Cheap Ways to Get These 8 Expensive Indulgences

As capitalism-loving Americans, we rather enjoy the finer things in life. Gourmet dining, fancy cars, high thread-count sheets that feel like Cumulus clouds… these are a few of our favorite things. The only problem, however, is that most of us can't afford those items — at least not on... […]

Uber, Lyft, and More — Where to Find the Best Rideshare Deals

Learning how to use ridesharing apps is a modern skill you should master, but which service is actually the best deal? We're comparing Uber, Lyft, and other options to make sense of rideshare pricing. Uber Uber is definitely the top competitor in the space and they have the most cars on the road... […]

6 Simple Ways to Save Money by Tracking Your Receipts

Receipts are often annoying little pieces of paper that we disregard or forget about — that is, until we need to exchange an item or file expenses. Although it might take a little effort, keeping track of your receipts can help you better manage your financial life and save money. Here's... […]

Best Money Tips: Habits of the Happiest People in the World

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on daily habits of the happiest people in the world, ways to save big at Ikea, and the types of people you should avoid if you want to become rich. Top 5 Articles 8 Daily Habits Of The Happiest People In The World... […]

Best Deals for Thursday 06/18

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Amtrak Northeast Advance Purchase Fares: 25% off with deals from $11 1-way, Old Navy Summer Sale: Up to 50% off +... […]

9 Home Improvements You Should Always Negotiate

Contractors aren't easy to haggle with. You can't negotiate the price of home improvements in the same way you can with car salesmen. But that doesn't mean you're locked in to whatever the contractor first says. When negotiating the cost of home improvements, it helps to start off with a solid... […]

11 Life Skills That Are Now Completely Obsolete

Just 30 — heck, even 20 — years ago we had to do most things using our hands and our brains. Some would argue that life is more convenient because of our technological advances since then, but somewhere along the way we lost a few valuable skills. From reading paper maps to balancing a... […]