wbchat http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/13064/all en-US Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/24, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-724-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-724-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_105.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Saving Money on Pets! Learn about saving on food, keeping vet expenses down, and frugal grooming! Let us know if you splurge on toys and treats for your pets and share pictures of your furry family members with us!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=fb37acf0-1a20-422d-8456-f2ca71757cf1" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-724-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/24, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1154653 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/17, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-717-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-717-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_104.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Making a Better Budget! Learn about including goals in your budget, tracking your spending, and allowing &quot;buffer zones&quot; within your spending categories! Let us know when you last updated your budget and if your budget is simple, reflects your values, and is realistic!!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=402761d4-980e-4461-b2d2-a9f9cf64b343" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-717-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/17, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:07 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1154652 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/10, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-710-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-710-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_102.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Frugal Moving! Learn about saving on moving supplies, using a moving company, and how to keep moving stress-free! Let us know about the last time you moved and your number one tip for keeping moving frugal!</p> <h4>This week we have special guest Bargain Babe joining us!</h4> <p><a href="http://bargainbabe.com/">Bargain Babe</a> will be joining us for our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/bargainbabe">@bargainbabe</a>! Be sure to check out her article, <a href="http://ow.ly/yCoWl ">How I moved across the country for $310</a>!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=655fe731-87e9-4e1e-a2f9-5b41f99c232e" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-710-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/10, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:00:18 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1152749 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/3, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-73-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-73-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_103.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Keeping the 4th of July Frugal! Learn about saving on food and drinks when throwing a 4th of July bash and frugal ways to keep kids entertained! Let us know how you'll be spending the 4th and share with us your favorite tip on how to make the 4th of July a frugal holiday!!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=a431e20c-b447-41b0-8e6f-9993a251148a" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-73-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/3, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 02 Jul 2014 23:01:15 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1152748 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/26, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-626-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-626-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_101.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <b>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> for lively conversation and a chance to win a </span><b>$200 gift card, one of two $50 gift cards, or one of two <a href="http://www.experian.com/consumer-products/credit-educator.html?WT.srch=PR_CIS_WBChat_20140624_WBblogCreditEducator">Experian Credit Educator</a> Sessions</b><span style="font-weight:normal">! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/creditedu">#CreditEdu</a> to participate.</span></p> <p><b>This week's topic:</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> Credit 101 for new grads! Learn how to establish credit, what information is on your credit report, and how student loans are reported to Experian. We'll chat about educating yourself when it comes to credit and we&rsquo;d love to know what you wish you knew about credit when you were in college!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">our special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a> and <b>RSVP below</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> to win our prizes!</span></p> <ul> <li>First place: $200 Amazon GC</li> <li>Second place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Third place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Fourth Place: Experian Credit Educator Session</li> <li>Fifth Place: Experian Credit Educator Session</li> </ul> <p>Winner must be US resident 18 or older. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat. The Credit Educator Sessions are not available to residents of WI.</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=910b0339-0ea3-44b5-af4a-1a1ec57ec305" ></script> <p><b>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Experian</b></p> <p">This week, <a href="http://www.experian.com/consumer-products/credit-educator.html?WT.srch=PR_CIS_FinancialLiteracy_20140410_WBBlog_CE">Experian</a> is sponsoring $300 in prizes for our chat! They will be joining our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/experian_us">@Experian_US</a>.</p> <p><b>More About Experian</b></p> <p>Here's a message from our sponsor:</p> <p>&ldquo;<span style="color:#262626">Experian promotes greater financial health and opportunity among consumers by enabling them to understand, manage and protect their personal information, helping them control financial aspects of key life events, and make the most advantageous financial and purchasing decisions.</span>&rdquo;</p> <p><b>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</b></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a> (<a href="https://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>) will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at <b>11:00 am Pacific</b><span style="font-weight: normal">. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <a href="http://tchat.io/rooms/pschat">#PSChat</a> to participate.</span></p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-626-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/26, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:00:39 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1149322 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-619-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-619-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_100.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $10 Amazon GCs! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Being productive! Learn about avoiding distractions, productivity tools, and more! Let us know how you start your day off productively and your number one tip for being productive!</p> <h4>This week we have special guest Matt Giovanisci joining us!</h4> <p>Matt Giovanisci from <a href="http://www.listenmoneymatters.com/">Listen Money Matters</a> will be joining us for our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/MoneyMattersMan">@MoneyMattersMan</a>! Be sure to check out Matt's article on <a href="http://www.listenmoneymatters.com/favorite-tools-tips-to-increase-productivity/">Our Favorite Tools and Tips to Increase Productivity</a>.</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=6212d9a0-6136-4e93-bb64-f264af175a17" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-619-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 18 Jun 2014 23:01:52 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1145897 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/12, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-612-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-612-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_99.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Keeping Dinner Time Frugal! Learn about meal planning, budget meals, and more! Let us know how you save when dining out for dinner and let us know your number one tip for keeping dinner time frugal!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=1926e271-0558-422d-bb04-0e4c5171e895" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-612-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/12, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:01:14 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1142623 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/5, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-65-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-65-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_98.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Having a Frugal Father's Day! Learn about frugal gifts for dad, throwing an affordable Father's Day celebration, and more! Let us know your number one tip for keeping Father's Day frugal!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=64a3e55d-7299-4e7f-a1db-c6b58ab92ee9" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-65-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/5, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 04 Jun 2014 23:01:10 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1141854 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/29, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-529-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-529-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_97.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Keeping Graduation Season Frugal! Learn about frugal graduation gifts, traveling to graduations without breaking the bank, and more! Let us know your number one tip for keeping graduation season frugal!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=f33610df-a51f-4590-bad6-d5c320934788" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-529-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/29, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 28 May 2014 23:03:43 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1141046 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/22, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-522-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-522-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_96.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Saving for summer! Learn about our best summer savings tips and let us know your favorite way to cut costs during the summer!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=4840e61e-9f9e-4a96-8137-e465c8f55f19" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-522-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/22, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 21 May 2014 22:57:22 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1140108 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/15, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-515-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-515-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_95.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at <strong>12:00 pm Pacific</strong>&nbsp;for lively conversation and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong>&nbsp;to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Avoiding Rip-Offs and Scams! Learn about avoiding travel scams and gift card rip offs and share with us your favorite tip on avoiding scams and rip-offs!</p> <p><strong>This week we have special guest Clark Howard joining us!</strong></p> <p>Radio and TV consumer expert <a href="http://www.clarkhoward.com/">Clark Howard</a> will be stopping by our chat to share his insights on avoiding rip-offs and scams! Clark will be tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/ClarkHoward">@ClarkHoward</a>.</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="http://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>&nbsp;and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prize!</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=476358a7-5b23-41b5-882f-435760dbff4f" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</strong></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com">Parenting Squad</a>&nbsp;(<a href="http://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>)&nbsp;will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at<strong>&nbsp;11:00 am Pacific</strong>. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <strong><a href="http://tweetchat.com/room/pschat">#PSChat</a> </strong>to participate.</p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-515-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/15, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 14 May 2014 22:43:40 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1139380 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/8, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-58-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-58-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_94.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <b>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> for lively conversation and a chance to win a </span><b>$200 gift card, one of two $50 gift cards, or one of three copies of <a href="http://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/book/"><span style="color:blue"><u style="text-underline:blue">The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty</u></span></a>!</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/schwabbook">#SchwabBook</a> to participate.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>This week's topic: </b><span style="font-weight:normal">Retirement Planning! Learn about being debt-free when you retire, how to juggle saving for retirement with saving for your children&rsquo;s college funds, and how to increase your savings if you are behind. Tell if you are saving for retirement and whether or not you know how much you will need to save to retire comfortably!</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal">For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">our special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a> and <b>RSVP below</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> to win our prizes!</span></p> <ul> <li>First place: $200 Amazon GC</li> <li>Second place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Third place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Fourth Place: A Copy of <i>The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty</i></li> <li>Fifth Place: A Copy of <i>The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty</i></li> <li>Sixth Place: A Copy of <i>The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty</i></li> </ul> <p class="MsoNormal">Winner must be US resident 18 or older. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=ced8c084-a145-4c0d-9e9c-343c8b4dc5d6" ></script> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Charles Schwab</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal">This week, <a href="http://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/book/">Charles Schwab</a> is sponsoring $300 in prizes for our chat! Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP&reg;, Senior Vice President, Charles Schwab &amp; Co., Inc., will join our chat from the Charles Schwab Twitter handle, <a href="https://twitter.com/charlesschwab">@CharlesSchwab</a>, so she can share tips from her new book, <a href="http://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/book/"><span style="color:blue"><u style="text-underline:blue">The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty</u></span></a> and answer questions about retirement.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>More About Charles Schwab &amp; Co. Inc.</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#262626">Here's a message from our sponsor:</span></p> <blockquote> <p style="margin-bottom:.25in;mso-pagination:none;tab-stops: 28.0pt 56.0pt 84.0pt 112.0pt 140.0pt 168.0pt 196.0pt 224.0pt 3.5in 280.0pt 308.0pt 336.0pt; mso-layout-grid-align:none;text-autospace:none" class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#262626">The financial world is more complex than ever, and people are struggling to make sense of it all. If you&rsquo;re like most people moving into the phase of life where protecting&mdash;as well as growing&mdash;assets is paramount, you&rsquo;re faced with a number of financial puzzles.&nbsp; Maybe you&rsquo;re struggling to get your kids through college without drawing down your life&rsquo;s savings. Perhaps you&rsquo;re contemplating downsizing to a smaller home, but aren&rsquo;t sure of the financial implications. Possibly, medical expenses have become a bigger drain than you expected and you need help assessing options.&nbsp; </span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:.25in;mso-pagination:none;tab-stops: 28.0pt 56.0pt 84.0pt 112.0pt 140.0pt 168.0pt 196.0pt 224.0pt 3.5in 280.0pt 308.0pt 336.0pt; mso-layout-grid-align:none;text-autospace:none" class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#262626">Whatever your specific financial concern, one thing is certain&mdash;your range of choices is vast. Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz and the Schwab team have been helping clients tackle their toughest money issues for decades with deeply researched advice delivered in a clear and straightforward manner.&nbsp; Through Carrie&rsquo;s popular </span><span style="font-family:LucidaGrande;color:#262626"><a href="http://www.schwab.com/public/schwab/resource_center/expert_insight/ask_carrie"><span style="font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&ldquo;Ask Carrie&rdquo; columns</span></a></span><span style="color:#262626">, her leadership of the </span><span style="font-family: LucidaGrande;color:#262626"><a href="http://aboutschwab.com/community"><span style="font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;">Charles Schwab Foundation</span></a></span><span style="color:#262626">, and her work across party lines through two White House administrations with the President&rsquo;s Advisory Council on Financial Capability, she has become one of America&rsquo;s most trusted sources for financial advice.
&nbsp;
In her latest book, </span><a href="http://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/book/"><span style="color:blue"><u style="text-underline:blue">The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty</u></span></a><span style="color:#262626">, Carrie addresses the questions that keep you up at night and provides answers to many questions you haven&rsquo;t considered but should. Find out more about the book at </span><a href="http://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/book/"><span style="color:blue"><u style="text-underline:blue">schwab.com/book</u></span></a><span style="color:#262626">.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal">&copy; 2014 Charles Schwab &amp; Co., Inc. (Member SIPC) All rights reserved. The Charles Schwab Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, private foundation that is not part of Charles Schwab &amp; Co., Inc. or its parent company, The Charles Schwab Corporation.</p> </blockquote> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal">Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com/">Parenting Squad</a> (<a href="https://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>) will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at <b>11:00 am Pacific</b><span style="font-weight: normal">. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/pschat">#PSChat</a> to participate.</span></p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-58-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/8, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 07 May 2014 23:00:57 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1138162 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/1, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $100 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-51-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-100-in-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-51-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-100-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_93.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <b>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> for lively conversation and a chance to win</span><b> one of two $50 gift cards</b><span style="font-weight: normal">! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wsmm">#WSMM</a> to participate.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>This week's topic:</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> When She Makes More! Join us as we talk about the difficulties female breadwinners face, how women who earn more must rewrite their fairytales, and how marriages in which the woman is the breadwinner can be more financially equal. Share with us how you think couples can prepare for hypothetical situations, ways women can reduce their work-load at home, and more!</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal">For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">our special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a> and <b>RSVP below</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> to win our prizes!</span></p> <ul> <li>&nbsp;First place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Second place: $50 Amazon GC</li> </ul> <p class="MsoNormal">Winner must be US resident 18 or older. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=b9e761f6-3382-4ffb-82fc-a5619b00ae47" ></script> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>This week, we have special guest Farnoosh Torabi joining us!</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal">Farnoosh Torabi from Today, Yahoo, The New York Times, and more will be joining the chat as our special guest for the week! She will be tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/FARNOOSH">@FARNOOSH</a> and sharing tips from her new book <i><a href="http://farnoosh.tv/books/when-she-makes-more/pre-order/">When She Makes More</a></i><span style="font-style:normal">! </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>More About Farnoosh Torabi and <i>When She Makes More</i></b></p> <p class="MsoNormal">&ldquo;Farnoosh is a celebrated personal finance expert and best selling author. Her latest book is soon to be released on May 1. It's called<i> When She Makes More: 10 Rules for Breadwinning Women</i><span style="font-style: normal">. Already it's received praise from Tony Robbins, Barbara Corcoran and others. It's the ultimate guide for any modern women who wants to successfully navigate her money, career and relationships when she makes more. And all without guilt, shame or fear. Early bird buyers will be eligible for some amazing gifts like lunch with Farnoosh and a trip to the NBC Today Show. Just click to learn more <a href="http://farnoosh.tv/books/when-she-makes-more/pre-order/">here</a>.&rdquo;</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><b>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal">Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com/">Parenting Squad</a> (<a href="https://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>) will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at <b>11:00 am Pacific</b><span style="font-weight:normal">. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/pschat">#PSChat</a> to participate.</span></p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-51-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-100-in-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/1, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $100 in Prizes!" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:03:00 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1137579 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/24, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-424-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-424-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_92.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <b>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> for lively conversation and a chance to win a </span><b>$200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards</b><span style="font-weight:normal">! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/aptschat">#APTSchat</a> to participate.</span></p> <p><b>This week's topic: </b>Wallet-Friendly Décor! Learn about frugal ways for decorating your walls, sprucing up your floors, adding pizzazz to your tables, and more. Tell us how you add cost-effective flair to your home and share with us your number one tip for decorating your home frugally!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">our special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a> and <b>RSVP below</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> to win our prizes!</span></p> <ul> <li>First place: $200 Amazon GC</li> <li>Second place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Third place: $50 Amazon GC</li> </ul> <p>Winner must be US resident 18 or older. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat.</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=230dcd1a-de94-4516-8ac5-be3435827901" ></script> <p><b>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Apartments.com</b></p> <p>This week, <a href="http://www.apartments.com/">Apartments.com</a> is sponsoring $300 in prizes for our chat! They recently published an article filled with awesome tips on how to decorate on the cheap titled <a href="http://bit.ly/Ny2aEy">The Renter&rsquo;s Guide to Apartment Décor</a>!</p> <p>Sarah Katz, the Content and Community Manager at <a href="http://www.apartments.com/">Apartments.com</a>, will be joining our chat tweeting as <a href="https://twitter.com/aptscom">@aptscom</a>. We will also have <a href="http://www.rheneywilliams.com/">Rheney Williams</a>, who creates and writes about DIY projects for Home Depot, joining us tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/RheneyWilliams">@RheneyWilliams</a>. Additionally, designer <a href="http://www.kerriekelly.com/">Kerrie Kelly</a> will be chatting with us, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/KerrieKelly">@KerrieKelly</a>.</p> <p><b>More About Apartments.com</b></p> <p>Here's a message from our sponsor:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://www.apartments.com/">Apartments.com</a> is a national online resource for individuals looking for an apartment, whether it is down the street or across the country. To simplify the process of finding a new place to live, <a href="http://www.apartments.com/">Apartments.com</a> offers renters a comprehensive database of millions of apartments around the country. By incorporating personalized searches, walk-through video demonstrations, community reviews, a mobile website and apps for both iPhone and Android phones, <a href="http://www.apartments.com/">Apartments.com</a> delivers a multimedia experience renters want, while creating easy access to listings from any computer or mobile device. Visit the <a href="http://renters.apartments.com/">Renter Resources</a> blog and our brand new <a href="http://renters.apartments.com/the-renters-guide-to-apartment-dcor">Renter's Guide to Apartment Decor</a> to find information on decorating, DIY projects, landlord and lease issues, moving tips and much more.</p> </blockquote> <p><b>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</b></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com/">Parenting Squad</a> (<a href="https://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>) will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at <b>11:00 am Pacific</b><span style="font-weight: normal">. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/pschat">#PSChat</a> to participate.</span></p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-424-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/24, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:56:11 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1136553 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/17, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-417-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-417-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_91.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <b>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> for lively conversation and a chance to win</span><b> a</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> </span><b>$200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards</b><span style="font-weight:normal">! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/yourfinanciallife">#YourFinancialLife</a> to participate.</span></p> <p><b>This week's topic:</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> Your Finances: What Matters! Join us as we talk about the different components that make up your financial life! How do you and your family define security, both now and for the future? How are you budgeting now to make your goals a reality? Share with us your favorite financial planning tools and strategies and learn a little about how you may be able to brighten your family&rsquo;s outlook!</span></p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">our special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a> and <b>RSVP below</b><span style="font-weight:normal"> to win our prizes!</span></p> <ul> <li>First place: $200 Amazon GC</li> <li>Second place: $50 Amazon GC</li> <li>Third place: $50 Amazon GC</li> </ul> <p>Winner must be US resident 18 or older. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat.</p> <p>To make it easier for us to keep track of attendees and pick our winners, please RSVP below with your twitter ID (put that in the &quot;Link Title&quot; field), email address, and your twitter URL (put that in the &quot;URL&quot; field, do not put your blog's url in there). Winners will be selected at random from RSVPs. If a winner is chosen who RSVPed but did not attend a 2nd winner will be chosen.</p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.simply-linked.com/listwidget.aspx?l=f9e3496a-641a-44f2-abec-a53cdc45e4cc" ></script> <p><b>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Transamerica</b></p> <p>This week, Transamerica is sponsoring $300 in prizes for our chat! They will be joining our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/transamerica">@Transamerica</a>! Transamerica recently launched <a>Your Financial Life</a>, a platform to help people who are planning for or entering retirement! To learn more about <a href="https://www.transamerica.com/yourlife">Your Financial Life</a>, visit the site or check out their <a href="http://blog.transamerica.com/category/your-financial-life">blog</a>.</p> <p><b>More About Transamerica</b></p> <p>Here's a message from our sponsor:</p> <blockquote> <p>Transamerica, a national leader in retirement planning, life insurance and investments, believes that all people should be able to retire confidently on their own terms. <a href="https://www.transamerica.com/yourlife">Your Financial Life</a> is designed to help you build a successful plan.</p> </blockquote> <p><b>New Parenting Chat Immediately Before #WBChat</b></p> <p>Our sister blog <a href="http://parentingsquad.com/">Parenting Squad</a> (<a href="https://twitter.com/parentingsquad">@ParentingSquad</a>) will be hosting a parenting chat every Thursday at <b>11:00 am Pacific</b><span style="font-weight:normal">. Drop by for fun parenting conversations and a chance to win prizes! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/pschat">#PSChat</a> to participate.</span></p><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-417-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="sharethis-link" title="Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/17, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Announcements wbchat Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:02:26 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1135775 at http://www.wisebread.com