Best Money Tips: Correct Credit Report Errors for Free
Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips roundup. Today, tell you how to fix your own credit report errors, whether social security will actually be around when you retire, and how to make a mean guacamole!
Top 5 Articles
How to Correct Credit Report Errors Yourself for Free — It may be frustrating and take some time, but you do have the power to handle this on your own. Before you pay someone to handle your corrections, read this simple explanation. Wealth Pilgrim
Get Over the Fear of Cooking At Home — I can't imagine not making most every meal from my own stove top, but I did start out much sooner than most. Here are some great tips for getting over your hangups, and putting some fresh food on your table each day! Frugal Zeitgeist
Will Social Security Be There When I Retire? I just got my annual social security statement as well, so this news wasn't new (although it was surprising to hear it straight from the horse's mouth.) What did it say? Get the juicy details here. Well-Heeled Blog
The Hidden Cost of Exotic Pets — Not that I've ever wanted a tiger, but this article sheds some light on some of the more "unique" pets — and what they'll really cost you. Dough Roller
Shop at Costco Without a Membership — Betcha didn’t know about this one! This clever trick lets you shop — without the costly annual membership fee. Consumerist
Other Essential Reading
How to Jazz Up Your Guacamole — As if this stuff wasn’t awesome enough, try a few zippy change-ups to take it from drab to fab! Serious Eats
Save Money on Your Summer Wedding — If you’re convinced that a late June wedding is the only way to wed, check out these tips for getting more matrimony for you money. Mainstreet
Teacher Gifts from Crayons — Before you throw another apple-inspired mug at your kid’s teacher this year, consider a crafty (yet simple) creation you can make together. Testosterone Times Three via Mom Advice
Book Review: Better Groceries for Less Cash — Even if you don’t check out the actual read, this summary from Trent is enough to get you started saving on your food bill. The Simple Dollar
Lettuce Recall — Just in case you haven’t heard about a recall affecting lettuce (again), check out the scoop here. Modern Mom
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