April 10, 2017

Questions About Inheritance, Old Money Books, Fidgeting, Pickles, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Inheritance question 2. Converting attic into extra bedroom 3. Tempted by individual stock investment 4. Staying motivated at work 5. Fidget “spinners” or other toys 6. How someone becomes rich 7. […]

10 Things I Refuse to Do to Save Money

The best part about adopting a frugal lifestyle is that you can always find new ways to save money. We have more options than ever when it comes to cutting the cord to cable or choosing a discount phone provider, for example. […]

Best Deals for Monday 04/10/2017

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Beard Shaping Tool and Scissors Kit, Template Comb $12, Professional Baking Dough Blender with Blades, 88% Off,... […]

Habit of the Wealthy: Getting Up Early

Here's a video on how the wealthy get up early.  It says they rise three hours before they go to work and use that extra time to advance their lives and their fortunes. They spend a good portion of the morning reading to gain knowledge. They also exercise aerobically 20-30 minutes a day -- which also makes them smarter (the video goes into the biology of how this happens). […]

Why Warren Buffett Says You Should Invest in Index Funds

About nine years ago, Warren Buffett made a $500,000 bet. He wagered that a simple index fund would outperform an actively managed hedge fund run by expert investors. Which would you pick? Before you decide, here is some additional information about the fund contenders: Index funds buy a mix of... […]

8 Easy Health and Fitness Tricks for Travelers

Vacation can undeniably be a time for indulgence. But when you're trying lots of new, exotic foods and taking a break from your normal routine, it can also end up being an unplanned departure from healthy habits. Given that extra weight is one souvenir you may not have been planning to take home... […]

Here's How Your Taxes Will Change After You Start a Small Business

Starting a small business or taking on a side gig can do wonders for your household income. But that entrepreneurial spirit does come with at least one negative: Filing your income taxes will become much more complicated. How will your taxes change after you start a small business or take on a... […]

Best Money Tips: Kids Eat Free at These 50 Restaurants

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on restaurants where kids eat free, hotel perks that save you money, and things to buy and sell on Craigslist to make a profit. Top 5 Articles 50 Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free — Families can save a bundle by taking... […]

How to Succeed at Work Despite Your Lousy Boss

In an ideal world, your boss would be a great leader, a teacher, a mentor, and someone to be admired and celebrated. As we all know, it's not an ideal world. Sometimes, the boss is so bad, you dread going to work and spend hours looking for a new career. However, there is hope. You can turn the... […]