Best Money Tips: Spend Less This Holiday Season

By Ashley Jacobs on 1 December 2011 0 comments
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Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on spending less this holiday season, how to save money fast, and tips for overseas travel.

Top 5 Articles

5 Ways to Spend Less This Holiday Season — To spend less money this holiday season, consider going in on joint gifts with other people. [SavvySugar]

How To Save Money Fast — Save money quickly by canceling your TV and internet service. [Debt Free Adventure]

5 Tips For Overseas Travel — When traveling overseas, remember to call your bank and inform them of your plans. [PF Firewall]

What to Consider Before Starting a Layaway Plans — While layaway gives shoppers more buying options, it also saddles shoppers with strict payment terms. [U.S. News]

10 Easy to Plan, Cheap, and Fun At Home Date Ideas — Have a fun stay at home date by setting up a scavenger hunt. [Money Help For Christians]

Other Essential Reading

Baby Budget Buster: Small Steps for Family Finances — Give your family some financial breathing room by limiting your spending to necessities only. [Parenting Squad]

5 Tips for Your First Job Interview — When sending a thank you note after an email, be sure to make it personal and not generic. [Bargaineering]

8 Best Holiday Shopping Apps: Saving Money with Your Phone — Use your phone to save money this holiday season. Try downloading Google Shopper or FastMall. [NerdWallet]

10 Inexpensive and Fun White Elephant Gifts — Give a gag gift of an autographed photo of yourself at your next white elephant gift exchange. [Mango Blog]

11 Ways To Keep Your Brain Active — Keep your brain active by learning five phrases in a new language. [Timeless Information]

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