Best Money Tips: Make Collecting Pay Off

by Ashley Jacobs on 7 June 2012 4 comments

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making collecting pay off, retiring without sacraficing fun, and saving money on family summer vacations.

Top 5 Articles

Eight Ways To Make Collecting Pay Off — To make collecting pay off, build intellectual capital and leave heirs a road map. [Forbes]

How To Retire Without Sacraficing Fun — Retire without sacraficing fun by spending deliberately and consciously. [Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance]

Saving Money on Family Summer Vacations — To save money on your next family vacation, make your own souveniers. [Generation X Finance]

10 Basic Job-Speak Terms Working Newbies Need To Learn — If you are a newbie to the working world, familiarize yourself with the terms ergonomics and 401(k). [SavvySugar]

21 Time & Life Management Tips for New Grads — Are you a new grad? Remember to ask for help when you need it and keep learning. [Time Management Ninja]

Other Essential Reading

8 Tips to Help You Make the Most Selling Your Junk on Craigslist — When selling your stuff on Craigslist, make use of lists and don't forget to include pictures. [PT Money]

Victim of Identity Theft? Here Are Your Next Steps to Protect Yourself — If you are a victim of identity theft, the first thing you should do is place a fraud alert on your credit files. [Free From Broke]

Less-than-Perfect: 5 Ways to Save by Buying Slightly Damaged Goods — Next time you go to a store and see a display item you want, try to negotiate a lower price on it especially if it's a bit damaged. [Five Cent Nickel]

Three Steps to Picking the Right ETF — Are you in the process of picking an ETF? Start by creating your own personal investment plan and base it on an asset allocation strategy. [The Wisdom Journal]

If the Shoe Fits: Outfitting Children With Proper Summer Footwear — When buying new shoes for your child, match the shoe with the sport. [Parenting Squad]

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Free From Broke's picture

Thanks so much for the mention!

Ashley Jacobs's picture

You are welcome!

Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance's picture

I must read the Craigslist article!! I always want to learn more as I've made a few bucks selling on Craigslist!! Thanks for including my Retirement without sacrificing fun article Ashley :)

Ashley Jacobs's picture

You are welcome!