Best Money Tips: Unusual Ways to Make Extra Money
Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on unusual ways to make money, maximizing a small home or apartment, and conversations when caring for elderly parents.
Top 5 Articles
22 Odd and Unusual Ways to Make Extra Money — Did you know you can make extra money rounding up scrap metal or becoming a translator? [Money Talks News]
Sixteen Tricks for Maximizing a Small Home or Apartment — Buying foldable furniture and having an oasis can help you maximize the space in your small home or apartment. [The Simple Dollar]
How to Talk to Your Aging Parents About Their Finances — It may be awkward, but here are tips on approaching this very important conversation. [Daily Finance]
The Staggering Costs of Identity Theft in the U.S. — The most common kind of identity theft is the misuse of an existing account. [Credit Sesame]
4 Financial Lessons to Teach Kids During Summer Vacation — This summer, get your kids started in the stock market. [My Dollar Plan]
Other Essential Reading
How Big Is $1 Million? — While $1 million isn't what it used to be, it is more than what 92% of Americans have. [Free Money Finance]
Top 10 States Most at Risk of Disaster — Did you know Texas and Alabama are in the top ten states at most risk of disaster? [Kiplinger]
Whether You're a Novice Saver or Seasoned Investor, Here's How to Make Up to 3% on CDs This Summer — Be sure to check out your local community banks and credit unions to get the best CD rates. [Bargaineering]
DIY Never-Ending Fabric-Softener Sponges — If you want to add softness to your clothes, try making these fabric-softener sponges. [POPSUGAR Smart Living]
8 Ways Working Parents Can Create a Carefree Family-Focused Summer — To create a carefree family-focused summer, working parents can take back the night and invest in some backyard games. [Parenting Squad]
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