Announcements http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/6332/all en-US Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/25, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-825-12pm-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-825-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_196.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Finances and Relationships! Learn about financial red flags to watch out for when dating, money discussions you should have with your significant other, and more! Let us know how transparent you are about your finances with your significant other and tell us your top tip for helping couples be successful when it comes to money!</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=7096822e-9336-477e-8cf8-925c359d8c5c" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-825-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-84-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-200-in-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/4, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $200 in Prizes!</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-811-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/11, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-721-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-728-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/28, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:09 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1778480 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-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-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_195.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Back-to-School Savings! Learn about shopping online vs. in stores, using apps to save, saving on clothes, and more! Let us know if your kids have started school yet and tell us your top tip for saving on back-to-school expenses!</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=15f063d8-443f-4095-937b-3d6bd7926c1b" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-811-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/11, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-630-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/30, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-714-12pm-pst3pm-est-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/14, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 17 Aug 2016 23:00:08 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1774635 at http://www.wisebread.com We Are Hiring A Senior Credit Card Editor http://www.wisebread.com/we-are-hiring-a-senior-credit-card-editor <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/we-are-hiring-a-senior-credit-card-editor" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/84613483.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Wise Bread is looking for an <strong>exceptional editor</strong> to help us create the <strong>best credit card articles in the world</strong>. Our award-winning content is syndicated to outlets like Yahoo, US News &amp; World Report, Time Magazine, and Kiplinger.</p> <p>The position is full-time, with great full benefits and very competitive compensation. You&rsquo;ll be working from home but will get plenty of support (and dog selfies) from our friendly and tight knit staff via online chat rooms.</p> <p><strong>Duties Include: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Come up with compelling, consumer-centric credit card article ideas</li> <li>Recruit, manage, and coach a talented stable of freelance credit card writers</li> <li>Write compelling headlines and blurbs</li> <li>Educate writers and staff on latest credit card industry news and regulations</li> <li>Analyze metrics and feedback from syndication partners.</li> <li>Respond to media inquiries regarding credit cards</li> </ul> <p><strong>Required Qualifications</strong>:</p> <ul> <li>Minimum 2+ years experience editing credit card articles and managing credit card writers.</li> <li>Strong expertise and ongoing self-education on all consumer credit card issues.</li> <li>Understanding of the strict compliance issues related to credit card content.</li> <li>Ability to write friendly-sounding, easy-to-digest, credit card articles. Ability to teach writers to do the same.</li> <li>Detail oriented with a passion for accuracy.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Preferred Qualifications:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Four-year college degree with formal journalism training and/or degree.</li> <li>Familiarity with SEO, affiliate marketing, A/B testing, click tracking, and similar tools.</li> <li>Experience with media appearances or relationship with top news media outlets.</li> <li>Working knowledge of AP style, html, and online content management systems.</li> </ul> <p><strong>About Wise Bread</strong></p> <p>Founded in 2006, <a href="http://www.wisebread.com">Wise Bread</a> is the largest independent personal finance blog with over 2.5 million pageviews a month. We&rsquo;ve won Best of the Web awards from PC Magazine, Kiplinger, MSN, and the AARP.</p> <p><strong>Benefits</strong></p> <p>Full health, dental, and vision benefits, 401(k) with company match, flexible schedules, generous home office reimbursements, paid holidays and vacations, maternity leave, and ability to work in your pajamas!</p> <p><strong>Why You'll Want to Join Our Team</strong></p> <p>We work at a flexible pace with no crazy deadlines or &ldquo;pageview goals&rdquo; for our editors. Focus is on creating helpful content we can be proud of.</p> <p>We are a strong team of happy employees who love working with each other. We work together closely and communicate openly. Perhaps that&rsquo;s why we have the lowest turnover rates in the industry!</p> <p><strong>To Apply</strong></p> <ul> <li>Email <a href="mailto:recruiting@wisebread.com">recruiting@wisebread.com</a> with the subject heading: Senior Credit Card Editor.</li> <li>Include resume and relevant writing samples (links preferred over attachments).</li> <li>Briefly describe your process/philosophy for coming up with credit card article ideas.</li> <li>Provide 3 credit card article ideas you think are helpful, compelling, and unique.</li> </ul> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/lynn-truong">Lynn Truong</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/we-are-hiring-a-senior-credit-card-editor">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-at-400-cdt-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat for a Chance to Win Prizes!</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/rutgers-is-giving-away-1500-to-wise-bread-readers">Rutgers is Giving Away $1500 to Wise Bread Readers!</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/meet-meg-favreau-our-senior-editor">Meet Meg Favreau, Our Senior Editor</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wise bread jobs Fri, 12 Aug 2016 21:19:21 +0000 Lynn Truong 1771546 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/11, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-811-12pm-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-811-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_194.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Olympic Finance Lessons! Learn about being disciplined, overcoming adversity, and setting goals when it comes to your finances, and more! Let us know if you are watching the Olympics and tell us your favorite lesson you've learned from Olympic athletes!</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=f9a3b98b-a4d3-49c5-82c0-6979a4d06c1b" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-811-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 10 Aug 2016 23:00:07 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1769338 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/4, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $200 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-84-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-200-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-84-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-200-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_193.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <strong>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</strong> for lively conversation and a chance to win <strong>a $100 Amazon gift card or one of two $50 Amazon gift cards</strong>! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/plutus16">#Plutus16</a> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic: </strong>Personal Finance Blogs! Share with us about your favorite frugality blogs, entrepreneurship blogs, travel blogs, and more! Tell us the best advice you&rsquo;ve received from a personal finance blog, then head over to vote for your favorite apps, companies, and blogs at <a href="http://www.theplutusawards.com">http://www.plutusawards.com/</a>.</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 @WiseBread and RSVP below to win our prizes!</p> <ul> <li>First place: $100 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. No purchase necessary. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat. See official rules <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/wisebread-official-contest-rules">here</a>.</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=b8514e26-8d93-4123-8f0a-cd2034a69b3a" ></script> <h4>This Week's Chat is Sponsored in Part by The Plutus Awards</h4> <p>This week, our chat is in support of <a href="http://www.theplutusawards.com">The 7th Annual Plutus Awards</a>! They will be joining our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/plutusawards">@PlutusAwards</a>, and will be helping sponsor our prize pool! The Plutus Awards recognizes the best of the best in personal finance, from blogs to companies and more! Be sure to vote for your favorite blogs at <a href="http://www.theplutusawards.com/nominate/">http://www.theplutusawards.com/nominate/</a>.</p> <h4>More About The Plutus Awards</h4> <p>Here's a message from the Plutus Awards:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://www.theplutusawards.com">The Plutus Awards</a> is an annual awards ceremony celebrating the best in personal finance among products, services, websites, and resources.</p> <p>Join us for the 7th Annual Plutus Awards at FinCon16 in San Diego on 9/24! Also, please remember to <a href="http://www.theplutusawards.com/nominate/">vote</a> for your favorite personal finance blogs!</p> <p>Additionally be sure to check out the <a href="http://www.theplutusawards.com/2015/introducing-plutus-foundation/">Plutus Foundation</a>, an endowment designed to support programs that enhance the financial capability and well-being of citizens of the world.</p> </blockquote> <h4>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST</h4> <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 Tuesday at 11:00 am Pacific. 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.</p><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-84-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-200-in-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 03 Aug 2016 23:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1764092 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/28, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-728-12pm-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-728-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_192.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Side Gigs! Learn about jobs you can do to earn extra money, finding extra work, and more! Let us know if you have a side gig and let us know your top tip for someone looking to earn extra money!</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=ec30f0ee-8b9f-4344-9ea2-0197aec11e84" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-728-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:00:13 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1760756 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-721-12pm-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-721-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_114_12.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Negotiating! Learn about when to negotiate, how to prepare for negotiations, and more! Let us know the last time you negotiated and share with us your number one tip for negotiating!</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=b9544290-c113-4827-bb47-b11651f22ae7" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-721-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:00:09 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1756346 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/14, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-714-12pm-pst3pm-est-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-714-12pm-pst3pm-est-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_114_11.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <strong>Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST</strong> for lively conversation and a chance to win <strong>a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards</strong>! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/howamericapays">#HowAmericaPays</a> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic: </strong>How America Pays for College! Learn about how much families spend on college, paying for college, and saving on college costs. Let us know if you think college is a worthwhile investment and what advice you have for families just beginning the paying for college process!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our special <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">tchat.io Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>, participate in the chat, and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to be eligible for prize drawings!</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. No purchase necessary. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat. See official rules here.</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=0fb3a347-c605-4220-a46d-c1703fcb6add" ></script> <h4>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Sallie Mae</h4> <p>Sallie Mae, the nation&rsquo;s saving, planning, and paying for college company, will join our chat (tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/salliemae">@SallieMae</a>) and will be sharing information from their latest <a href="https://www.salliemae.com/plan-for-college/how-america-pays-for-college/?dtd_cell=SMCCGESCDTSMSVOTOTHOTHRN010021">survey</a> on &ldquo;How America Pays for College.&rdquo;</p> <h4>More About Sallie Mae</h4> <p>Here's a message from our sponsor:</p> <blockquote> <p>Sallie Mae is the nation&rsquo;s No. 1 financial services company specializing in education. Whether college is a long way off or just around the corner, Sallie Mae turns education dreams into reality for American families. With products and services that include Upromise&reg; rewards, scholarship search and planning tools, private education loans, insurance, and online banking, Sallie Mae offers solutions that help families save, plan and pay for college.<br /> The complete &ldquo;How America Pays for College 2016&rdquo; report and a related infographic are available <a href="https://www.salliemae.com/plan-for-college/how-america-pays-for-college/?dtd_cell=SMCCGESCDTSMSVOTOTHOTHRN010021">here</a>.</p> </blockquote> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Every Tuesday at 11am PST </strong></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 Tuesday at <strong>11:00 am Pacific</strong>. 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.<br /> &nbsp;</p><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-714-12pm-pst3pm-est-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 13 Jul 2016 23:00:10 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1748328 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 7/7, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-77-12pm-pst3pm-est-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-77-12pm-pst3pm-est-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_114_10.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <strong>Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST</strong> for a lively conversation and a chance to win <strong>a $200 gift card or one of two $50</strong> <strong>gift cards</strong>! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/healthonthego">#healthonthego</a> to participate in the conversation.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic: </strong>Using Your Health Plan on the Go! Join us as we talk about how to ensure your family is as healthy as possible before heading out of town, what to do if you have medical needs while traveling, and more! Let us know how you continue to pursue your health goals while you travel and your top tips for staying healthy on the go.</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>To be eligible to win prizes through Wise Bread&rsquo;s prize drawings, you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a>, <strong>RSVP below</strong> and actively participate in the chat!</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. No purchase necessary. Winners are randomly selected and announced within 1 day of the chat. See official rules <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/wisebread-official-contest-rules">here</a>.</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=af738dac-622a-4a9e-91d4-844e1a935102" ></script> <h4>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Cigna</h4> <p>Dr. Christina Stasiuk will join our chat (tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/cigna">@Cigna</a>). She will share tips on how to use your health care plan while you are on the go and staying healthy while traveling! Dr. Christina, Cigna&rsquo;s MidAtlantic medical director and national medical director for health disparities, has been with Cigna since 2003 after devoting 14 years in a solo practice in primary care internal medicine and clinical consulting. </p> <h4>More About Cigna</h4> <p>Here's a message from our sponsor:</p> <blockquote> <p>At Cigna we believe adopting healthy habits and achieving health goals become part of daily life when we&rsquo;re in it together, as a team. This is why we&rsquo;re focused on partnering with our customers, their families and the communities in which we serve on their unique health journey 24/7. To learn more about Cigna, please visit <a href="http://www.cigna.com/">Cigna.com</a>. &nbsp; </p> </blockquote> <h4>New Parenting Chat Every Tuesday at 11am PST #WBChat</h4> <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 Tuesday at 11:00 am Pacific. 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.</p><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-77-12pm-pst3pm-est-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 06 Jul 2016 23:00:08 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1743149 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/30, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-630-12pm-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-630-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_114_9.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Having a Frugal 4th of July! Learn about saving on decor, travel, keepin the kids entertained, and more! Let us your 4th of July plans and share with us your number one tip for keeping your 4th of July celebrations 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=473ea013-0fe5-4124-98d9-f70b36198677" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-630-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:06:25 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1741724 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/23, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-623-12pm-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-623-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_191.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Saving on Summer Travel! Learn about saving on flights, road trips, hotels, and more! Let us your summer travel plans and share with us your number one tip for saving on summer travel!</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=14F5C341-E0E2-44C1-BEBA-D3F7224D9819" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-623-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1736907 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/16, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-616-12pm-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-616-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_190.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> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Keeping Father's Day Frugal! Learn about DIY&nbsp;gifts, frugal activities, saving when shopping at stores for Father's Day, and more! Let us know the most important financial lesson your dad taught you and how your number one tip to keep Father' 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=51190b89-357a-49c6-b54b-7136fcc75b39" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-616-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 15 Jun 2016 23:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1730463 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/9, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win $100 in Prizes http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-69-12pm-pacific-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-69-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-100-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_189.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 $50 Amazon GCs! Use <strong><a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a></strong> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic</strong>: Debt Reduction! Learn about what causes people to end up in debt, calculating how much you need to pay off, debt repayment strategies, and more! Let us know if you are in the process of reducing your debt and your number one tip for reducing debt!</p> <h4>Special Guest Mikey Rox Will Be Joining Us!</h4> <p>Wise Bread writer Mikey Rox will be joining our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/mikeyrox">@mikeyrox</a>. Mikey has a new series on Wise Bread on debt reduction. Be sure to check it out <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/5-day-debt-reduction-plan">here</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=6441188c-2c7a-40df-ba66-6531281074b9" ></script> <p><strong>New Parenting Chat Tuesdays at 11am PST<br /> </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 Tuesday at<strong>&nbsp;12:00 pm 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><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-69-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-100-in-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 08 Jun 2016 23:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1725702 at http://www.wisebread.com Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/iStock_000076051001_Large.jpg" alt="rutgers chat" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>We had the privilege of having Dr. Barbara O'Neill from <a href="http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money ">Rutgers Cooperative Extension</a> join us for our #WBChat on June 2nd! Our #RCEchat #WBChat featured a ton of useful information about financial decisions of young adults and the chat was in conjunction with a study they are running. Wise Bread readers have a chance to win their share of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/rutgers-is-giving-away-1500-to-wise-bread-readers">$1500 in prizes</a> if they participate in the study! In total we had 136 participants, reached over 289,000 people, and had over 10.7 million impressions.</p> <p>Of our 96 participants we had numerous bloggers, journalists, educators, and companies stop by including <a href="https://twitter.com/barbfriedberg">@barbfriedberg</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/experian_us">@Experian_US</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/DLFreedman">@DLFreedman</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/LeslieHTayneEsq">@LeslieHTayneEsq</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/kasasa">@Kasasa</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/pennypinchinmom">@PennyPinchinMom</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/phroogal">@Phroogal</a>, and more. Here are some of the highlights from the chat:</p> <div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/wisebread/financial-decisions-of-young-adults/embed?border=false" width="100%" height="750" frameborder="no" allowtransparency="true"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/wisebread/financial-decisions-of-young-adults.js?border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/wisebread/financial-decisions-of-young-adults" target="_blank">View the story "Financial Decisions of Young Adults" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-2"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-1120-12pm-pst3pm-est-for-a-chance-to-win-300-in-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 11/20, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Thu, 02 Jun 2016 21:24:48 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1719113 at http://www.wisebread.com Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 6/2, 12pm PST for a Chance to Win $500 in Prizes! http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-62-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-500-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-62-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-500-in-prizes" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/THEwbchat-logo-605-v2_0_188.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join our Tweetchat this <strong>Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern</strong> for lively conversation and a chance to win <strong>one of five $100 Amazon gift cards</strong>! Use <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">#WBChat</a> and <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/rcechat">#RCEChat</a> to participate.</p> <p><strong>This week's topic:</strong> Financial Decisions of Young Adults! Learn about financial issues young adults face, financial goals of young adults, financial role models for young adults, and more! Share with us how you think student loans are affecting the ability for young adults to buy homes or save for retirement and tell us your top financial tip for young adults!</p> <p>For an easy way to keep track of the conversation, try using our <a href="http://www.tchat.io/rooms/wbchat">special Tweetchat Chatroom</a>.</p> <p>Anyone can participate, but you must be following <a href="https://twitter.com/wisebread">@WiseBread</a> and <strong>RSVP below</strong> to win our prizes!</p> <ul> <li>First Place: $100 Amazon GC</li> <li>Second place: $100 Amazon GC</li> <li>Third place: $100 Amazon GC</li> <li>Fourth Place: $100 Amazon GC</li> <li>Fifth Place: $100 Amazon GC</li> </ul> <p>Winners must be US residents 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=52a5e4b0-effc-46e6-ba2e-c8047f67147d" ></script> <h4>This Week's Chat is Sponsored by Rutgers Cooperative Extension</h4> <p>This week, <a href="http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/">Rutgers Cooperative Extension</a> is sponsoring $500 in prizes for our chat! Dr. Barbara O&rsquo;Neill from Rutgers Cooperative Extension will be joining our chat, tweeting from <a href="https://twitter.com/moneytalk1">@moneytalk1</a>. Their chat is in support of their Homeownership and Retirement Decision-Making Study! To participate in the study, click here and then visit our <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/rutgers-is-giving-away-1500-to-wise-bread-readers">giveaway page</a> for your chance to win your share of an additional $1500 in prizes!</p> <h4>More About Rutgers Cooperative Extension</h4> <p>Here's a message from our sponsor:</p> <blockquote> <p>You are invited to participate in a research study that is being conducted by Dr. Barbara O&rsquo;Neill, a professor at Rutgers University, and three colleagues. The purpose of this research is to determine how young adults make financial decisions related to housing and retirement planning. It is estimated that it will take 10 to 15 minutes to answer the questions.</p> <p>There are no foreseeable risks to participation in this study and participation is voluntary.</p> <p>Those who complete the entire survey will be eligible to participate in a drawing for $1,500 in Amazon gift cards: one prize for $500 and five for $200.<br /> If you have any questions about the study or study procedures, contact Dr. Barbara O&rsquo;Neill at oneill@aesop.rutgers.edu.</p> </blockquote> <h4>New Parenting Chat Tuesday at 11am PST</h4> <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 Tuesday at 11:00 am Pacific. 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.</p><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-62-12pm-pst-for-a-chance-to-win-500-in-prizes">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/financial-decisions-of-young-adults-highlights-from-our-chat-with-rutgers">Financial Decisions of Young Adults: Highlights from Our Chat With Rutgers</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-818-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 8/18, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thursday-421-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 4/21, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-719-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 7/19, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/join-our-tweetchat-on-thu-613-12pm-pacific-for-a-chance-to-win-prizes">Join Our Tweetchat on Thu 6/13, 12pm Pacific for a Chance to Win Prizes</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Announcements wbchat Wed, 01 Jun 2016 23:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1717755 at http://www.wisebread.com