Best Money Tips: How to Win on eBay

by Amy Lu on 17 February 2012 2 comments

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on winning eBay auctions, re-evaluating your food storage habits, and saving money in an expensive city.

Top 5 Articles

A Winner's Guide To Buying on eBay — Reduce the competition by looking for auctions that end outside of eBay's peak traffic hours. [Money Cactus]

Questioning the norm: Storing fruits and veggies — Find out if your food storage habits are really the best ways to keep your produce fresh. [Get Rich Slowly]

4 Ways to Save Money Living in an Expensive City — Ditch the car if you can. Cycling, walking, taking public transit, are all cheaper ways to get around in a big city. [Young and Thrifty]

How to determine your salary range accurately — Use this simple process (and Excel) to figure out your salary range. [Fabulously Broke]

The Ultimate Guide To Becoming A Doer — Prioritize what you want to do so you can block out distractions and focus on what's really important. [Dumb Little Man]

Other Essential Reading

5 Ways to Increase Your Credit Score Quickly — Keep your credit card accounts open to extend your credit history, even if you don't use the cards. [Moolanomy]

Are You Making These 5 Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Retirement? — Excessive or hidden fees can eat away at your retirement fund. Make sure you stay on top of any changes to your accounts. [Ask The Money Coach]

Take Care of Your (Future) Self — Don't let your behavioral instincts trip you up! If you know you're prone to impulse purchases, take a shopping list and stick to it. [Free Money Wisdom]

Shop Around for Car Repairs — The key is to shop around before something goes wrong. [The Simple Dollar]

5 maternity clothes myths — The proportions of a woman's body change during pregnancy. Simply buying a larger size might not be a good fit. [Super Frugalette]

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Thanks for featuring my article!

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Amy Lu

Thank YOU for such great tips!