Best Money Tips: Items to Buy and Avoid at the Drugstore

By Ashley Jacobs on 30 December 2011 1 comment
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Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on items to buy and avoid at the drugstore, cashing in on unwanted gift cards, and year-end financial planning tips.

Top 5 Articles

Drugstore Deals: 3 Items to Buy and 4 to Avoid — Next time you head to the drugstore, avoid purchasing cleaning supplies. [SavvySugar]

Cash in on Unwanted Gift Cards — If you received a gift card you would never use this holiday season, try using the card to buy gifts for someone else. [Thousandaire]

7 Year-End Personal Financial Planning Tips — Before the year is over, consider selling your losing investments. [The Centsible Life]

New Year, Old Goals — When setting goals for the New Year, make sure to write them down. [Time Management Ninja]

Got a Smartphone and a Spare Minute? 4 Ways to Give Back — To use your smartphone to give back, try donating via text messages. [NerdWallet]

Other Essential Reading

How to Reduce the Risk of Birth Defects — To reduce the risk of birth defects, remember to take your vitamins. [Parenting Squad]

What's the ROI on Your Career Investment? — Consider investing in your career by shelling out a little extra money for additional education. [Free Money Finance]

Tips to Avoid Paying Late Fees — Want to avoid paying late fees? Use automatic payments. [American Consumer News]

4 Simple Ways to Increase Productivity by over 7000% — Increase your productivity significantly by using tasks in gmail. [Good Financial Cents]

30 Challenges for 30 Days of Growth — Over the next 30 days, try one new thing every day. [Marc and Angel Hack Life]

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Love the drug store article! It can be tempting to buy things when you're at the drug store, just for convenience. It's a good reminder that some items there are VERY expensive.