best money tips http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/12024/all en-US Best Money Tips: You Can Start These Full-Time Businesses on a Part-Time Budget http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-you-can-start-these-full-time-businesses-on-a-part-time-budget <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-you-can-start-these-full-time-businesses-on-a-part-time-budget" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_small_business_85195073.jpg" alt="Woman starting a full-time business " title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on full-time businesses you can start on a part-time budget, ways to save at the airport, and reasons why you should travel in fall.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.pfadvice.com/2016/09/10/four-full-time-businesses-you-can-start-on-a-part-time-budget/">Four Full-Time Businesses You Can Start on a Part-Time Budget</a> &mdash; To be a successful flipper, all you really need is a good eye for products that may be in demand. [Personal Finance Advice]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0817/Five-ways-to-save-at-the-airport">Five ways to save at the airport</a> &mdash; Flying Spirit Airlines? They charge $18 each way if you book online. If you can, try to buy your tickets at their counter in the airport. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Why-Traveling-Fall-Best-42287839#photo-42287839">7 Reasons Fall Is a Great Time to Travel</a> &mdash; High-demand places tend to be really hard to book if you want to be there during the holidays or summertime. Not so much for fall! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/how-avoid-8-seriously-foolish-financial-moves/">How to Avoid 8 Foolish and Costly Financial Mistakes</a> &mdash; You can waste thousands if you fall for these expensive mistakes. Know what to watch out for and how to avoid it to keep your well-earned money in your pocket. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2016/09/11/4-secrets-to-getting-through-difficult-situations-and-really-bad-days/">4 Secrets to Getting Through Difficult Situations (and Really Bad Days)</a> &mdash; Find something to be grateful for despite the bad situation. This helps you to refocus on the present moment and to celebrate the small steps of progress you make every day. [Marc &amp; Angel Hack Life]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2016/09/12/how-to-cultivate-meaningful-relationships/">How to Cultivate Meaningful Relationships</a> &mdash; Don't assume you're getting all the news from a newsfeed. Keep in touch with your friends and family by giving them a quick call or sending a personal text or email once in a while.&nbsp; [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/cheap-ski-trip-14432/">16 Ways to Hit the Slopes for Less This Winter</a> &mdash; If you plan to visit more than one snowy slope this season, you can save money by purchasing multi-resort passes. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thepennyhoarder.com/work-from-home-customer-service-jobs/">Now Hiring: 7 Open Customer Service Jobs That Let You Work From Home</a> &mdash; Some of these jobs require you to live in certain states, but they're all worth checking out if you like the idea of working from home. [The Penny Hoarder]</p> <p><a href="http://afewshortcuts.com/2016/09/7-things-you-can-do-while-drinking-your-coffee-free-printable/">7 Things You Can Do While Drinking Your Coffee</a> &mdash; Make your day run more smoothly by doing these things &mdash; over coffee! [A Few Shortcuts]</p> <p><a href="http://www.onesmartdollar.com/4-ways-to-save-when-buying-your-teenager-their-first-vehicle/">4 Ways to Save When Buying Your Teenager Their First Vehicle</a> &mdash; Find that sweet spot between affordable and reliable. Look for a certified, pre-owned car with high safety ratings and fuel efficiency. [One Smart Dollar]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-you-can-start-these-full-time-businesses-on-a-part-time-budget">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/great-ways-to-generate-passive-income">Great Ways to Generate Passive Income</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/freelancing-a-beginner-s-guide-to-doing-it-right">Freelancing: A Beginner’s Guide to Doing It Right</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/the-5-best-credit-cards-for-small-businesses">The 5 Best Credit Cards for Small Businesses</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/when-you-should-get-a-business-credit-card-over-a-consumer-card">When You Should Get a Business Credit Card Over a Consumer Card</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-small-businesses-that-are-free-or-cost-little-to-start-up">10 Small Businesses That Are Free or Cost Little to Start Up</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Entrepreneurship best money tips start a business Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:00:12 +0000 Amy Lu 1799079 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Pieces of Money Advice That Are Always True http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-pieces-of-money-advice-that-are-always-true <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-pieces-of-money-advice-that-are-always-true" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_wisdom_ideas_76521837_0.jpg" alt="Woman sharing money advice that is always true" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on pieces of money advice that are always true, things you need to stop expecting from other people, and money-saving hobbies that will prep your budget for the holidays.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.cultofmoney.com/2016/09/21/7-pieces-money-advice-always-true/">7 Pieces of Money Advice That Are Always True</a> &mdash; Discounts and sales allow you to save money, but you'll save the most money by not buying anything. [Cult of Money]</p> <p><a href="https://www.lupgrade.com/5-things-need-stop-expecting-others/">5 Things You Need To Stop Expecting From Others</a> &mdash; You may think you know someone, but people will always surprise you. Stop expecting people to fit your idea of who they are. [Life Upgrade]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/18274/money-saving-hobbies.html">6 Money-Saving Hobbies to Prepare Your Budget for the Holidays</a> &mdash; Check out in-store classes and workshops at your local craft or hardware store. These community classes tend to be fun, unique, and very affordable.&nbsp; [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/career/How-Respond-When-Asked-Salary-Requirements-1745457">How to Respond to the Salary Question</a> &mdash; Job seekers are often stumped when asked for their salary requirements. They don&rsquo;t want to start too low, but a number that&rsquo;s too high can make a potential employer nervous. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/attentional-bias-why-you-talk-yourself-into-buying-the-thing-youre-obsessing-over-in-your-head-and-how-to-stop-it/">Attentional Bias: Why You Talk Yourself Into Buying the Thing You&rsquo;re Obsessing Over in Your Head&hellip; and How to Stop It</a> &mdash; Attentional bias can lead you to overinflate the positive traits of an item so that you feel you just HAVE to have it. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dontmesswithtaxes.com/2016/09/6-divorce-tax-tips-in-the-wake-of-the-brangelina-split.html">6 divorce tax tips in the wake of the Brangelina split</a> &mdash; The timing of a divorce will affect the ex-couple's filing status. &nbsp;If the divorce drags on and it isn&rsquo;t finalized by the last day of the tax year, the IRS will consider you still married even though you&rsquo;re trying to separate. [Don't Mess With Taxes]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stackthechips.com/5-legal-hurdles-every-new-business-must-face/">5 Legal Hurdles Every New Business Must Face</a> &mdash; Make sure that none of your business content violates another person's intellectual property. On the flip side make sure that your business's intellectual property is protected. [Stack The Chips]</p> <p><a href="http://www.getorganizedwizard.com/blog/2016/09/steps-that-change-your-life-from-chaos-to-happiness/">4 Steps That Change Your Life From Chaos to Happiness</a> &mdash; Organize things by they way you live. You're more efficient when the items you need are available when you need them. [Get Organized Wizard]</p> <p><a href="http://www.wakeupcloud.com/stop-inner-critic/">3 Steps to Silencing the Inner Critic</a> &mdash; Challenge your thoughts! It'll take some practice, but when you stack up the evidence against your inner critic, it'll lose its power over you. [Wake Up Cloud]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/5-reasons-you-should-get-involved-in-the-pta-at-school">5 Reasons You Should Get Involved in the PTA at School</a> &mdash; Being involved at your child's school allows you to see what goes on behind the scenes and how issues are handled. With this knowledge, you'll know how to impact the school's culture. [Parenting Squad]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-pieces-of-money-advice-that-are-always-true">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/7-best-money-management-tips-from-john-oliver">7 Best Money Management Tips From John Oliver</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-money-lessons-i-learned-from-dad">10 Money Lessons I Learned From Dad</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-of-personal-finance-41-financial-calculators-for-major-life-decisions">Best Money Tip: 41 Financial Calculators for Major Life Decisions</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/5-voices-to-tune-out-when-managing-your-finances">5 Voices to Tune Out When Managing Your Finances</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/the-best-and-worst-places-to-stash-cash-in-your-home">The Best and Worst Places to Stash Cash in Your Home</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Finance best money tips money advice Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:30:17 +0000 Amy Lu 1798046 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Worst Foods for Your Body http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-worst-foods-for-your-body <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-the-worst-foods-for-your-body" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_cake_37433684.jpg" alt="Woman eating the worst foods for her body" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on the worst things you can eat, how to get more done today, and cheap ways to get excited for Halloween.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://momsneedtoknow.com/the-10-worst-things-you-can-eat/">The 10 Worst Things You Can Eat</a> &mdash; Most foods are fine in moderation, but these foods should be eaten only occasionally &mdash; if at all. [Moms Need to Know]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/life-hacks/costly-home-decor-mistakes-can-make/71217">10 Tips to Get More Done Than You Dreamed Possible Today!</a> &mdash; Take care of your body! The better you feel, the more you're able to accomplish. [Seed Time]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Cheap-Halloween-Activities-38341788">23 Cheap Ways to Get Excited For Halloween</a> &mdash; Get in the mood by having a horror movie viewing party late at night with friends. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/life-hacks/costly-home-decor-mistakes-can-make/71217">The Most Costly Home Decor Mistakes You Can Make</a> &mdash; Unless you really, really love a piece, stay away from trendy items. They'll go out of style in a year and your house will look dated or you'll want to replace everything. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="https://www.mybanktracker.com/blog/find-my-answers/am-i-financially-ready-to-buy-a-house-260469">Am I Financially Ready to Buy a House?</a> &mdash; If you're thinking about homeownership, you'll want to go through this list and make sure everything is in order. [My BankTracker]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2016/09/3-ways-not-lose-pursuing-success.html">3 Ways Not To Lose Yourself While Pursuing Success</a> &mdash; Focusing on your goal doesn't mean you have to shut everyone out. Be willing to accept input and help from others. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/costs-of-aging-in-place-14478/">14 Small Home Projects That Can Help Seniors Age in Place</a> &mdash; Install handrails and safety bars around the toilet and shower/bath to provide extra support and help prevent falls. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.artofmanliness.com/2016/09/19/10-people-every-man-rolodex/">10 People Every Man Should Have in His Rolodex</a> &mdash; It's unlikely that off-the-rack clothing will fit you just right, but a good tailor can alter a piece to a perfect fit at reasonable prices. [The Art of Manliness]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugaltoad.com/frugal-living/the-pros-and-cons-of-couponing">The Pros and Cons of Couponing</a> &mdash; Coupons can help you save a lot of money, but if you aim to get the most out of this endeavor, you'll have to put a good deal of time and organization into it. [The Frugal Toad]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-ways-to-create-a-quality-learning-environment-at-home">6 Ways to Create a Quality Learning Environment at Home</a> &mdash; Invest in items that will appeal to your child's imagination and are tied in with their interests &mdash; like a microscope for science-lovers. [Parenting Squad]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-worst-foods-for-your-body">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-2"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/sous-vide-is-the-fancy-cooking-technique-that-saves-you-money-too">Sous Vide Is the Fancy Cooking Technique That Saves You Money, Too</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/fresh-fruits-and-vegetables-by-the-month">Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, By the Month</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/the-best-5-credit-cards-for-groceries">The 5 Best Credit Cards for Groceries</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-money-saving-hacks-for-those-who-hate-cooking">8 Money-Saving Hacks for Those Who Hate Cooking</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/the-best-way-to-freeze-produce-and-meat">The Best Way to Freeze Produce and Meat</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Food and Drink best money tips worst foods Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:00:10 +0000 Amy Lu 1797474 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: What to Expect From Best Buy's Black Friday Sale http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-what-to-expect-from-best-buys-black-friday-sale <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-what-to-expect-from-best-buys-black-friday-sale" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/best_buy_62256412.jpg" alt="Learning what to expect from best buy&#039;s black Friday sale" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on what to expect from Best Buy&rsquo;s Black Friday sale, big mistakes that destroy family relationships, and the best majors for a lucrative career.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0917/What-to-expect-from-Best-Buy-s-Black-Friday-sale">What to expect from Best Buy's Black Friday sale</a> &mdash; Best Buy is one of the most popular places to shop on Black Friday. Here's what you need to know to score the best deals at Best Buy. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="https://www.lupgrade.com/making-6-big-mistakes-destroy-family-relationships/">Are You Making These 6 Big Mistakes That Destroy Family Relationships?</a> &mdash; Not inviting certain relatives to family functions is just mean. Not everyone can make it to every event, but it's important to extend the invitation even if you know they'll say no. [Life Upgrade]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/college/T012-S001-best-college-majors-for-your-career-2016-2017/index.html">10 Best College Majors for a Lucrative Career</a> &mdash; These majors tend to lead to fat paychecks, both right out of school and farther along your career path. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/career/Ways-Make-Money-Side-Full-Time-Job-35169831">14 Totally Doable Ways to Make Side Money With a Full-Time Job</a> &mdash; If you enjoy sports, you can coach or referee matches on the weekends. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://fitzvillafuerte.com/8-things-happen-stay-long-comfort-zone.html">8 Things That Happen When You Stay Too Long In Your Comfort Zone</a> &mdash; The comfort zone feels familiar and easy, but it's also where you get complacent. Your skills won't improve and you won't find hidden talents that were just waiting for you to explore. [Ready To Be Rich]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/renters-6-autumn-safety-tips/">Renters: 6 Autumn Safety Tips</a> &mdash; Play it safe when you're celebrating Halloween. Lock your apartment even if you're just partying down the hall, don't let strangers into your building, and avoid sharing your plans on social media so that potential thieves don't know when you'll be out. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.johnrothe.com/top-characteristics-millionaire-next-door/">Top Characteristics of the Millionaire Next Door</a> &mdash; Most millionaires today did not come from money, but many did start saving money early &mdash; as early as 14 years old! [Musings of a Money Manager]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/18325/enjoy-beautiful-fall-foliage.html">6 Inexpensive Ways to Enjoy Beautiful Fall Foliage</a> &mdash; You don't need to plan elaborate and expensive outings. Take a small trip to the country and enjoy your fall surroundings. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="https://unclutterer.com/2016/09/19/five-uncluttering-organizing-tasks-can-every-day/">Five uncluttering and organizing tasks you can do every day</a> &mdash; These are simple tasks that will help you keep your home clutter-free, every day. [Unclutterer]</p> <p><a href="http://www.easyways.net/6-easy-ways-sell-ebay/">6 Easy Ways To Sell On eBay</a> &mdash; Take a look at other sellers' listings and sales to get a feel for the competition and how items are being described. [easyWays]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-what-to-expect-from-best-buys-black-friday-sale">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-2"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/7-best-discount-shopping-days-of-the-year">7 Best Discount Shopping Days of the Year</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-stores-with-the-best-price-matching">10 Stores With the Best Price Matching</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/december-deals-that-are-better-than-black-friday">December Deals That Are Better Than Black Friday</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/6-ways-to-score-a-black-friday-deal-without-leaving-home">6 Ways to Score a Black Friday Deal Without Leaving Home</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/early-holiday-shopping-why-i-finish-by-thanksgiving">Early Holiday Shopping: Why I Finish by Thanksgiving</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Shopping best buy best money tips black friday Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:00:09 +0000 Amy Lu 1796575 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Get a Free iPhone 7 http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-get-a-free-iphone-7 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-how-to-get-a-free-iphone-7" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/new_iphone_65518275.jpg" alt="Learning how to get a free iPhone 7" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on how to get a free iPhone 7, things to avoid when asking for a raise, and ways to control your happiness.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0917/These-wireless-carriers-are-offering-a-free-iPhone-7-with-trade-in">These wireless carriers are offering a free iPhone 7 with trade-in</a> &mdash; If you have a fully paid-off iPhone 6 or 6s, you may be able to trade it in for the newest model for free. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.aol.com/article/2016/09/19/3-wrong-ways-to-ask-for-a-raise/21474923/">3 wrong ways to ask for a raise</a> &mdash; Avoid talking about personal issues in a salary negotiation. There has to be a business reason for increasing your pay. [AOL Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Control-Your-Happiness-42397335">4 Ways That You (and Only You!) Can Control Your Happiness</a> &mdash; Studies have shown that people who stay in regular contact with around 10 friends are happier and live longer. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-smart-ways-parents-can-use-smart-plugs">6 Smart Ways Parents Can Use Smart Plugs</a> &mdash; Smart plugs allow you to control your home electronics &mdash; from lights to TVs to coffee makers and everything in between &mdash; from anywhere with Internet. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/fincon16/">#FinCon16 Pre-Party: Favorite Money-Tips from Personal Finance Experts</a> &mdash; Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET! Personal finance experts will be sharing their favorite money tips. [Experian]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/life-hacks/three-simple-ways-to-make-any-email-more-professional/71196">Three Simple Ways to Make Any Email More Professional</a> &mdash; We all know and use text lingo, but emails to your boss or clients require professional lingo. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://shopperstrategy.com/2016/09/19/how-to-protect-your-computer-from-viruses-for-free/">How to Protect Your Computer from Viruses for Free</a> &mdash; Be careful what you download! Use anti-virus software that will check if the file you're about to download from an email, website, or service is infected. [Shopper Strategy]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugaltoad.com/personalfinance/5-ways-to-lower-your-insurance-premiums">5 Ways to Lower Your Insurance Premiums</a> &mdash; You can get a 10-30% discount on auto insurance by using a plug-in tool that monitors your driving habits. [The Frugal Toad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.fool.com/investing/2016/09/19/3-smart-tax-moves-to-make-now.aspx?source=iedfolrf0000001">3 Smart Tax Moves to Make Now</a> &mdash; Tax planning is an ongoing process. You'll be glad you made these three moves when tax time rolls around. [The Motley Fool]</p> <p><a href="http://christianpf.com/investing-with-little-money/">5 Ways To Get Started Investing With Very Little Money</a> &mdash; You can start investing with as little as $50 or $100 &mdash; you just need to know where to look! [Seed Time]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-get-a-free-iphone-7">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/how-to-get-netflix-and-hulu-to-play-on-your-tv">How to Get Netflix and Hulu to Play on Your TV</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/9-questions-you-should-ask-before-hiring-a-robo-adviser">9 Questions You Should Ask Before Hiring a Robo-Adviser</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-best-sites-to-help-your-kids-learn-about-money">8 Best Sites to Help Your Kids Learn About Money</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/3-sneaky-ways-identity-thieves-can-access-your-data">3 Sneaky Ways Identity Thieves Can Access Your Data</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/9-high-paying-jobs-that-didnt-exist-10-years-ago">9 High-Paying Jobs That Didn&#039;t Exist 10 Years Ago</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Technology best money tips iphone 7 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 09:30:18 +0000 Amy Lu 1795969 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Spend 30 Minutes Now to Save $1,000 Later http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-spend-30-minutes-now-to-save-1000-later <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-spend-30-minutes-now-to-save-1000-later" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_clock_glasses_87936059.jpg" alt="Woman spending 30 minutes to save $1,000" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to use half an hour now to save $1,000 later, how to create happiness with your own talents, and strategies for making leftovers great again.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/how-30-minutes-now-can-save-you-1000-later/">6 Ways to Use 30 Minutes Now to Save $1,000 Later</a> &mdash; Review your retirement accounts and see if you can contribute a little more. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Your-Talents-Can-Make-You-Happier-42397448">How Your Unique Talents Can Create Happiness Every Day</a> &mdash; You can leverage the key traits of your personality to become a happier person! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/eight-strategies-we-use-for-making-leftovers-great-and-saving-lots-of-money-in-the-process/">Eight Strategies We Use for Making Leftovers Great (and Saving Lots of Money in the Process)</a> &mdash; Serve side vegetables with light seasoning; each person can add salt, pepper, sauce or other flavorings at the table. This way, any leftovers can easily be reincorporated into other meals. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0916/Black-Friday-deals-will-include-huge-savings-on-Apple-products-this-year">Black Friday deals will include huge savings on Apple products this year</a> &mdash; Here's what you need to know if you're waiting for Black Friday deals on Apple products. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.iwillteachyoutoberich.com/blog/should-you-make-a-career-change-how-to-decide/">Should you make a career change? (How to decide)</a> &mdash; The path isn't always clear, especially for big decisions like a career change. However, there are three frameworks that can help give you clarity when you're at a crossroads in life. [I Will Teach You To Be Rich]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://bargainbriana.com/copycat-starbucks-pumpkin-spice-frapp/">Copycat Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Frapp</a> &mdash; Fans of the Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino from Starbucks will love this easy copycat recipe! [Bargain Briana]</p> <p><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/abcs-millionaire-motivation/">The ABCs of Millionaire Motivation</a> &mdash; If you need a little motivation to keep going&hellip;here are 26! [Pick The Brain]</p> <p><a href="http://www.positivityblog.com/index.php/2016/09/15/overcome-negative-thoughts/">12 Powerful Tips to Overcome Negative Thoughts</a> &mdash; Keeping negative thoughts bottled up will only cloud your mind. Let it out and talk it over with someone close to you. You'll gain new insight and may be able to work out a solution. [The Positivity Blog]</p> <p><a href="https://timemanagementninja.com/2016/09/10-hard-truths-you-must-know-to-beat-procrastination/">10 Hard Truths You Must Know to Beat Procrastination</a> &mdash; You may be afraid to work on something when you don't know what comes next. Figure out what you'll do after you finish a task and write it down so you know where you're headed. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/40-thoughtful-ways-to-organize-items/">40 Thoughtful Ways to Organize Items</a> &mdash; There are many ways to organize and sort things. Check out this list for some inspiration! [The Order Expert]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-spend-30-minutes-now-to-save-1000-later">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/biggest-money-saving-tip-move-far-away-from-the-joneses">Biggest Money Saving Tip: Move Far Away from the Joneses</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/the-toyota-i-unit-would-you-drive-it">The Toyota I-Unit; would you drive it?</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-of-personal-finance-41-financial-calculators-for-major-life-decisions">Best Money Tip: 41 Financial Calculators for Major Life Decisions</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-times-cash-is-not-king">8 Times Cash Is Not King</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/12-everyday-money-tasks-youve-been-doing-wrong">12 Everyday Money Tasks You&#039;ve Been Doing Wrong</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Finance best money tips save money Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:00:12 +0000 Amy Lu 1794587 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: 6 Mistakes That Can KO Your Finances http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-6-mistakes-that-can-ko-your-finances <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-6-mistakes-that-can-ko-your-finances" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_stressed_computer_74368609.jpg" alt="Woman making mistakes that can KO her finances" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on mistakes that can knock out your finances, ways to use Airbnb like a pro, and things that incredibly happy people do.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.money-rates.com/personal-finance/mistakes-knock-out-finances.html">6 mistakes that can knock out your finances</a> &mdash; Don't get too complacent at work. Keep your skills up to date, put in the effort to perform well, and check how your company is holding up in its markets. [Money Rates]</p> <p><a href="http://moneypantry.com/saving-money-airbnb/">Use Airbnb like a Pro: 7 Secrets for Saving Money on Your next Rental</a> &mdash; If you don't need a whole apartment to yourself, consider booking a private room rental. [Money Pantry]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Things-Happy-People-Do-34870691">15 Things Incredibly Happy People Do</a> &mdash; Happy people say thank you often. They take the time to appreciate the small things! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/how-to-eliminate-indoor-air-pollution">16 Ways to Eliminate Indoor Air Pollution</a> &mdash; Use exhaust fans when you're cooking and bathing. In fact, leave it on for at least 15 minutes after you've finished preparing a meal. [Small Footprint Family]</p> <p><a href="http://www.northerncheapskate.com/surprising-ways-to-save-money-on-online-purchases/">Surprising Ways to Save Money on Online Purchases</a> &mdash; Shop through cash back sites to get rewards each time you buy something. [Northern Cheapskate]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/embrace-concept-minimalism/">How To Embrace the Concept of Minimalism And Get Out of Debt</a> &mdash; Minimalism can help you get out of debt and stay out, but better yet, minimalism can transform your relationship with money. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/embrace-concept-minimalism/">16 Reasons the IRS Will Audit Your Tax Return</a> &mdash; Make sure you report all required income on your return. IRS computers will catch any numbers that don't match up. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dinksfinance.com/2016/09/three-ways-review-expenses/">Three Ways to Review Your Expenses</a> &mdash; Tracking your expenses is key when you need to get your finances in order. These methods will help you review your expenses so you know exactly how much you're spending and on what. [Dinks Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/tech-savvy-ways-save-money/">Tech Savvy Ways To Save Money &amp; Love Your Finances</a> &mdash; Smart home devices can help you save time, money, and energy. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.officialcouponcode.com/scared-to-start-couponing-heres-how-to-get-started/">Scared to Start Couponing? Here&rsquo;s How To Get Started!</a> &mdash; Couponing doesn't have to be as complicated (and intimidating!) as it looks on TV. Start by collecting your coupons and separating the store coupons from the manufacturer's coupons so you know what you can stack for even better deals. [Official Coupon Code]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-6-mistakes-that-can-ko-your-finances">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-financial-mistakes-to-stop-making-in-2014">10 Financial Mistakes to Stop Making in 2014</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/7-decisions-that-seem-ok-now-but-might-ruin-your-finances-later">7 Decisions That Seem OK Now, but Might Ruin Your Finances Later</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-of-personal-finance-41-financial-calculators-for-major-life-decisions">Best Money Tip: 41 Financial Calculators for Major Life Decisions</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-small-mistakes-that-can-ruin-your-finances">10 Small Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Finances</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/what-is-your-financial-kryptonite-and-how-to-conquer-it">What Is Your Financial Kryptonite (and How to Conquer It)</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Finance best money tips financial mistakes Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:30:28 +0000 Amy Lu 1793869 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Stay Organized With These Simple Kitchen Routines http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-stay-organized-with-these-simple-kitchen-routines <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-stay-organized-with-these-simple-kitchen-routines" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_happy_kitchen_79313791.jpg" alt="Woman staying organized with simple kitchen routines" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on simple routines that keep you organized in the kitchen, ways to live on $1,000 a month, and the highest-paying low-stress careers right now.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.getorganizedwizard.com/blog/2016/09/5-simple-kitchen-routines-keep-organized-free-weekly-schedule/">5 Simple Kitchen Routines That Keep You Organized</a> &mdash; Keeping separate zones for prepping food, cooking food, cleaning up and putting away dishes will allow you to avoid making a mess of the whole kitchen all at once. [Get Organized Wizard]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneysmartguides.com/can-you-survive-on-1000-a-month">How To Live On $1,000 A Month</a> &mdash; Trying to live on just $1,000 a month is HARD. You'll have to take steps to spend as little as possible, including cutting back on your daily expenses and carpooling with co-workers. [Money Smart Guides]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/lifestyle/careers/five-least-stressful-lucrative-careers-right-now/71139">Five of the Least Stressful but Most Lucrative Careers Right Now</a> &mdash; Many careers that pay well also come with a lot of stress, but a few, like optometrist and art director, are less stressful by far. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.onesmartdollar.com/4-personal-finance-lessons-you-must-learn-before-you-are-21/">4 Personal Finance Lessons You Must Learn Before you are 21</a> &mdash; It's important to young people to learn that being frugal isn't the same as being a cheapskate. Frugality is about smart spending and always getting value from the money spent. [One Smart Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Scent-Toilet-Paper-Roll-Essential-Oil-32376451">Freshen Your Bathroom With This Simple Life Hack</a> &mdash; This trick leaves beautiful scents in your bathroom without being overpowering. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.financiallypoor.com/money-management/6-reasons-why-investing-in-certified-pre-owned-cars-makes-sense/">6 Reasons Why Investing In Certified Pre-Owned Cars Makes Sense</a> &mdash; If you're worried about the reliability of a used car, a certified pre-owned car comes with a warranty extension that includes a guarantee on the powertrain. [Financially Poor]</p> <p><a href="http://earlyretirementextreme.com/a-few-things-you-can-do-to-optimize-your-bicycle.html">A few things you can do to optimize your bicycle ride</a> &mdash; Follow these tips to fine tune your bike (and how you ride it) for a better experience. [Early Retirement Extreme]</p> <p><a href="https://unclutterer.com/2016/09/14/get-organized-new-job/">Get organized at a new job</a> &mdash; It can be stressful when you're starting a new job and you have to learn a lot of new protocol and procedures. Get a small, portable notebook and carry it around with you to jot down notes on things that aren't in the official documentation. [Unclutterer]</p> <p><a href="http://www.sacredearthpartners.com/5-simple-steps-to-harness-more-time/">5 Simple Steps to Harness More Time</a> &mdash; Try to stay organized so that you can move from one task to another without stopping to gather supplies or equipment. [Sacred Earth Partners]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-ways-to-help-your-preschooler-learn-sight-words">7 Ways to Help Your Preschooler Learn Sight Words</a> &mdash; Flashcards are great for leaning sight words. Try to get through 10-15 words a day. [Parenting Squad]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-stay-organized-with-these-simple-kitchen-routines">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/9-ways-to-make-your-kitchen-look-awesome-for-under-100">9 Ways to Make Your Kitchen Look Awesome for Under $100</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/4-sort-of-small-kitchen-gadgets-that-equal-big-savings">4 Sort-of Small Kitchen Gadgets that Equal Big Savings!</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ugggh-hic-i-justss-gotta-eat-somehicthing-my-top-10-homemade-drunk-snacks">Ugggh, (hic) I justss gotta eat some(hic)thing; my top 10 homemade drunk snacks.</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/11-dollar-store-buys-that-are-almost-too-good-to-believe">11 Dollar Store Buys That Are Almost Too Good to Believe</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/6-thinking-skills-frugal-people-should-master">6 Thinking Skills Frugal People Should Master</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Frugal Living best money tips kitchen routines Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:00:05 +0000 Amy Lu 1793088 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Cheaper Alternatives to Expensive U.S. Cities http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-cheaper-alternatives-to-expensive-us-cities <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-cheaper-alternatives-to-expensive-us-cities" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/louisville_kentucky_skyline_100785919.jpg" alt="Finding cheaper alternatives to expensive U.S. cities" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on cheaper alternatives to expensive U.S. cities, misleading health &ldquo;facts,&rdquo; and easy ways to get extra cash in half an hour.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.thepennyhoarder.com/best-places-to-live-and-save/">Live Here, Not There: 10 Cheaper Alternatives to 6 Expensive U.S. Cities</a> &mdash; Nashville is cheaper than many major metros, but it isn't as affordable as other cities in the region. You can live in nearby Oklahoma City or Louisville, Kentucky and pay 40% less on rent. [The Penny Hoarder]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/462787/12-health-facts-you-have-believed-are-actually-misleading">12 Health &lsquo;Facts&rsquo; You Have Believed Are Actually Misleading</a> &mdash; Chocolate is often blamed for onsets of acne, but it turns out that chocolate has no effect on zits. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/article/saving/T063-C000-S001-easy-ways-to-get-extra-cash-in-30-minutes-or-less.html">Easy Ways to Get Extra Cash in 30 Minutes or Less</a> &mdash; Gather all the loose change you can find and cash it in for, well, cash (usually with a fee) or gift cards (usually with no fee). [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0913/Now-is-a-great-time-to-buy-an-iPhone-6S">Now is a great time to buy an iPhone 6S</a> &mdash; If you don't need all the shiny bells and whistles of the iPhone 7, consider getting an iPhone 6S instead. With a new model out, you'll be able to find the 6S at a decent discount. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Homemade-Shave-Cream-31133176">Easy 5-Ingredient Homemade Shave Cream</a> &mdash; This DIY shaving cream is filled with soothing ingredients and you can personalize it with your favorite essential oils. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/productive-diet-7-simple-ways-eat-way-getting-done/">The Productive Diet: 7 Simple Ways To Eat Your Way To Getting More Done</a> &mdash; When you feel lazy and low on energy, take a few bites of leafy green vegetables or berries to get more antioxidants into your body. [Pick The Brain]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifed.com/surprising-things-happen-when-you-drink-a-cup-of-coffee">Surprising Things Happen When You Drink A Cup Of Coffee</a> &mdash; Within 20 minutes of drinking coffee, your adrenal glands release adrenaline, which causes your pupils to dilate slightly. This can lead to sharper vision for a while. [Life'd]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/18289/fall-is-the-most-frugal-season.html">5 Reasons Why Fall is the Most Frugal Season</a> &mdash; The mild fall weather means you'll be able to enjoy more free outdoor activities, from a bike ride around your neighborhood to seasonal festivals. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneyspruce.com/three-money-mistakes-made-millenials/">Three Money Mistakes Made by Millennials</a> &mdash; Many Millennials put off contributing to a savings account &mdash; whether it's a need or a want, there's always something to spend money on. But starting young means you'll have more money for future big-ticket items, like a home, wedding, or a new car. [Money Spruce]</p> <p><a href="http://www.asianefficiency.com/email-management/overcoming-email-fomo/">How to Overcome Email FOMO (Fear of Missing Out)</a> &mdash; Email FOMO is the anxiety you feel when you don't know what has come into your inbox. You constantly check your email, you can't decide if something is important or not, and you're afraid to delete anything. [Asian Efficiency]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-cheaper-alternatives-to-expensive-us-cities">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-2"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/6-thinking-skills-frugal-people-should-master">6 Thinking Skills Frugal People Should Master</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/11-dollar-store-buys-that-are-almost-too-good-to-believe">11 Dollar Store Buys That Are Almost Too Good to Believe</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/flashback-friday-63-best-cooking-hacks-for-busy-people">Flashback Friday: 63 Best Cooking Hacks for Busy People</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/7-money-leaks-you-need-to-plug">7 Money Leaks You Need to Plug</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/80-stocking-stuffer-ideas-for-10-or-less">80 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for $10 or Less</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Frugal Living best money tips cheap cities Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:00:07 +0000 Amy Lu 1792127 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Master Small Talk http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-master-small-talk <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-how-to-master-small-talk" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/friends_talking_coffee_77408151.jpg" alt="Friends learning how to master small talk" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on how to hone your small talk skills, science-backed ways to create happiness, and what you need to know about the new iPhone 7.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.iwillteachyoutoberich.com/blog/how-to-make-small-talk/">How to make small talk anywhere</a> &mdash; Small talk is a skill that you can learn like any other. You can practice and experiment in low-stake scenarios with servers, baristas, and store clerks. [I Will Teach You To Be Rich]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Happier-42349721">10 Science-Backed Ways You Can Create Happiness in Your Everyday Life</a> &mdash; Studies have found that you get more enjoyment out of an activity when you do it with someone else. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0910/Nine-things-you-need-to-know-about-the-new-iPhone-7">Nine things you need to know about the new iPhone 7</a> &mdash; The iPhone 7 has a number of new features, including more memory, stereo speakers, better cameras, and more. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cashthechecks.com/8-daily-rituals-successful-small-business-owners/">8 Daily Rituals Of Successful Small Business Owners</a> &mdash; Every industry changes over time. Make sure you catch up on current events that may affect your industry either directly or indirectly. [Cash The Checks]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/financial-wellness/">The Road to Financial Wellness</a> &mdash; It takes skill to get your finances in line and to keep it there. Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET for a discussion on the issues you'll encounter on the road to financial wellness and the skills you'll need to overcome them. [Experian]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/home-organizing/tips-hacks/never-use-vinegar-household-items/71120">Never Use Vinegar on These Household Items</a> &mdash; It can seem like vinegar can be used to clean everything in your house, but it can actually do major damage if you use them on these items. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugaltoad.com/personalfinance/5-ways-to-find-your-next-job">5 Ways to Find Your Next Job</a> &mdash; Reach out to the HR manager of the place where you want to work. See if you can schedule an informal meeting over coffee to discuss your career goals and their organization. [The Frugal Toad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/brain-training-exercises-14429/">12 Budget-Friendly Tips to Boost Brainpower</a> &mdash; Experiencing some brain blips? A handful of berries, especially dark varieties like blueberries, cherries, and blackberries, can help improve your memory. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="https://due.com/blog/actually-get-work-done-leaving-vacation/">3 Ways to Actually Get Work Done Before Leaving For Vacation</a> &mdash; There are probably a ton of things you need to do before going on vacation. Leave the nonessential tasks for after you're back so you have time to do the really important stuff. [Due]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-to-celebrate-national-better-breakfast-month">How to Celebrate National Better Breakfast Month</a> &mdash; Start your day off right with a better breakfast. You can make your own granola to cut out the excess sugar and processed foods, or hard boil some eggs for a grab-and-go breakfast during the week. [Parenting Squad]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-master-small-talk">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/how-to-create-a-financial-5-year-plan">How to Create a Financial 5 Year Plan</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/learn-all-the-frugal-skills-you-need-with-these-9-great-video-tutorials">Learn All the Frugal Skills You Need With These 9 Great Video Tutorials</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/fixing-mistakes-7-steps-for-any-situation">Fixing Mistakes: 7 Steps for Any Situation</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/i-ll-finish-this-post-tomorrow-10-ways-to-stop-procrastinating">I’ll Finish This Post Tomorrow: 10 Ways to Stop Procrastinating</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/5-apps-that-pay-you-to-exercise">5 Apps That Pay You To Exercise</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Development best money tips small talk Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:30:39 +0000 Amy Lu 1791438 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Small Habits That Steal Your Happiness http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-small-habits-that-steal-your-happiness <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-small-habits-that-steal-your-happiness" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_sad_stressed_83655851.jpg" alt="Woman with small habits that steal her happiness" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on small habits that steal your happiness, tips for saving money on groceries, and ways to get cheap or free vet care for your pet.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.positivityblog.com/index.php/2016/09/08/steal-your-happiness/">7 Small Habits That Will Steal Your Happiness</a> &mdash; Don't put your dreams on hold, waiting for the right time to take action. Even if you can't dive in right away, you can take small steps toward your goal. [The Positivity Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://blog.wallstreetsurvivor.com/2016/09/09/20-tips-that-will-help-you-save-money-on-groceries/">20 Tips That Will Help You Save Money On Groceries</a> &mdash; Go for versatile ingredients that can be used in a variety of dishes to ensure that you actually use it before it goes bad. [Wall Street Survivor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/how-get-cheaper-free-vet-care/">9 Ways to Get Cheap or Free Vet Care for Your Pet</a> &mdash; Check out veterinary websites and social media accounts for deals offered by vets in your area. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/what-to-do-when-mice-have-invaded-your-home-1786347063">What to Do When Mice Have Invaded Your Home</a> &mdash; If you spot even one mouse, odds are there's a nest somewhere in your house. Follow these steps to get rid of the unwelcome rodents and keep them out. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Things-You-Should-Do-Your-30s-40165465">22 Things You Need to Start Doing For Yourself in Your 30s</a> &mdash; Make time for massages &mdash; your body will thank you! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0902/How-to-balance-between-investment-and-savings-accounts">How to balance between investment and savings accounts</a> &mdash; Investing your money can make it grow faster, but the money in savings is more accessible when an emergency hits. Learn how to balance both and optimize your money. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.morewithlesstoday.com/25-small-ways-to-pay-it-forward-kindness-matters/">25 Small Ways to Pay It Forward &ndash; Kindness Matters!</a> &mdash; Buy extra toiletries when you spot a good deal and give them away to people in need. [More With Less Today]</p> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/changing-your-own-oil-video/">6 Things to Know When Changing Your Own Oil for the First Time</a> &mdash; If you've never changed the oil in you car before, follow these tips to make sure you're doing it correctly. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifeoptimizer.org/2016/09/09/how-to-deal-with-stress/">How to Deal With Stress and Remain Calm in Any Situation</a> &mdash; Talk through your problems with someone you trust. It's harder to find solutions when you keep your feelings pent up. [Life Optimizer]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-much-homework-is-too-much">How Much Homework Is Too Much?</a> &mdash; The workload your child brings home may be too much if it starts affecting their sleep or mood, [Parenting Squad]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-small-habits-that-steal-your-happiness">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/25-ways-to-feel-better-fast">25 Ways to Feel Better Fast</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/100-small-things-that-can-bring-you-joy">100 Small Things That Can Bring You Joy</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/big-list-of-things-to-be-happy-about">Big List of Things to be Happy About</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-things-you-can-do-today-to-be-happy">10 Things You Can Do Today to Be Happy</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/25-ways-to-be-a-better-person-today">25 Ways to Be a Better Person Today</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Development best money tips habits happiness Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:00:07 +0000 Amy Lu 1789671 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Never Buy These Things at a Thrift Store http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-never-buy-these-things-at-a-thrift-store <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-never-buy-these-things-at-a-thrift-store" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_thrift_jacket_22077764.jpg" alt="Woman buying vintage jacket at thrift store" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on items you should never buy at thrift stores, free ways to make your skin more beautiful, and how to host a kid-friendly dinner party.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://bargainbabe.com/bargain-pitfalls-avoid-thrifting/">7 Items You Should NEVER Buy at Thrift Stores</a> &mdash; Take a sniff of anything you are going to buy, especially if there are people in your home with asthma and allergies. If you something smells even faintly smoky, put it down. Stores often use Febreze to hide unpleasant odors. [Bargain Babe]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/lifestyle/bath-beauty/six-free-ways-beautiful-skin/71105">Six Free Ways to Have More Beautiful Skin</a> &mdash; Your hands are covered in germs, so keep them off your face as much as possible. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Set-Up-Kids-Table-42025187">Here's How to Host a Kid-Friendly Dinner Party</a> &mdash; Get the kids involved in making their own dinner. You can set up a pizza-making station that will keep them busy while you prepare the meal for the adults. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2016/09/07/5-popular-myths-about-success-that-need-to-be-ignored/">5 Popular Myths About Success that Need to Be Ignored</a> &mdash; You don't have to sacrifice everything to be successful. Just spend less time and energy on things that matter less. [Marc &amp; Angel Hack Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.everybodylovesyourmoney.com/2016/09/07/getting-out-of-debt.html">Don&rsquo;t Forget These 7 Important Steps When Getting Out of Debt</a> &mdash; Double check your credit report when you pay off an account to make sure the right info is listed. [Everybody Loves Your Money]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/not-enough-money-to-pay-bills/">How To Manage Your Bills When There&rsquo;s Not Enough Money To Go Around</a> &mdash; When you don't have enough money to go around, always prioritize food, clothing, and shelter. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/three-reasons-you-shouldnt-pick-your-career-off-a-hot-jobs-list/">Three Reasons You Shouldn&rsquo;t Pick Your Career Off a &lsquo;Hot Jobs&rsquo; List</a> &mdash; A hot job isn't so hot if it doesn't match your personal attributes and interests. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/travel-insurance/">Should You Buy Travel Insurance for Your Next Trip Abroad?</a> &mdash; If you plan to travel internationally more than once in the same year, you can save money on travel insurance by getting a multi-trip plan. [Money Q&amp;A]</p> <p><a href="https://unclutterer.com/2016/09/08/strategies-creating-good-new-habit/">Strategies for creating a good new habit</a> &mdash; Find a tool or system that will help you track your progress easily. [Unclutterer]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifed.com/8-mind-blowing-tactical-products-every-person-needs">8 Mind-Blowing Tactical Products Every Person Needs</a> &mdash; Be ready for any emergency by arming yourself with these cool gadgets. [Life'd]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-never-buy-these-things-at-a-thrift-store">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/to-buy-or-not-to-buy-criteria-for-thrift-store-clothes-shopping">To Buy or Not to Buy? Criteria for Thrift-Store Clothes Shopping</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/the-ultimate-thrift-store-how-far-will-you-go-for-a-bargain">The Ultimate Thrift Store: How Far Will You Go for a Bargain?</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/12-everyday-money-tasks-youve-been-doing-wrong">12 Everyday Money Tasks You&#039;ve Been Doing Wrong</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-old-knick-knacks-you-can-flip-for-easy-cash">10 Old Knick-Knacks You Can Flip for Easy Cash</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-ways-retailers-use-big-data-to-track-you">8 Ways Retailers Use Big Data to Track You</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Shopping best money tips thrift store Fri, 09 Sep 2016 09:30:30 +0000 Amy Lu 1788930 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Everybody Should Know How to Cook These Foods http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-everybody-should-know-how-to-cook-these-foods <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-everybody-should-know-how-to-cook-these-foods" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_cooking_kitchen_43128502.jpg" alt="Woman cooking foods everyone should know" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on recipes that everyone should know how to cook, creative ways to decorate pumpkins without carving them, and how NOT to pick a bank.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://moneyaware.co.uk/2016/09/12-recipes-everyone-should-know/">12 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook</a> &mdash; These basic recipes are easy to master &mdash; and delicious! [StepChange MoneyAware]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/-Carve-Pumpkin-Ideas-35634192">35+ Ways to Decorate Pumpkins Without Carving</a> &mdash; You don't always need a carving knife to dress up a pumpkin! This fall gourd is an excellent base for a tissue paper collage, a googly-eyed critter, or a hedgehog family. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saaving-Money/2016/0809/How-not-to-pick-a-bank">How not to pick a bank</a> &mdash; Don't choose a bank just for its special offers. Low fees, good rates, and convenient services are more important in the long run. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneysmartguides.com/ultimate-guide-buying-a-house">Your Complete Guide To Buying A House</a> &mdash; Planning to buy a house? This step-by-step guide will walk you through the process, from preparing your finances to closing. [Money Smart Guides]</p> <p><a href="http://productivitytheory.com/bullet-point-journal-productivity/">How Keeping A Bullet-Point Journal Can Make You More Productive</a> &mdash; A bullet journal can eliminate the stress of planning daily life tasks and big events. [Productivity Theory]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugaltoad.com/personalfinance/knowing-best-time-to-buy-save-big-money">Knowing the Best Time to Buy Can Save You Big Money</a> &mdash; Be willing to walk away. The salesperson might decide to give you a better deal in order to make the sale. [The Frugal Toad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneyspruce.com/5-ways-build-financial-security/">5 Ways to Build Financial Security</a> &mdash; Pay off any high-interest debt as soon as possible. [Money Spruce]</p> <p><a href="http://savvyscot.com/how-to-be-successful-in-whatever-you-do/">How to be Successful in Whatever you Do</a> &mdash; The first step to being successful is believing that you can be successful. [The Savvy Scot]</p> <p><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/always-feel-bad-when-not-working-here-are-3-steps-to-get-you-comfortable-with-doing-nothing/">Always Feel Bad When Not Working? Here Are 3 Steps to Get You Comfortable With Doing Nothing</a>. &mdash; You don't get extra points for working yourself to death. Taking breaks regularly will actually help you be more productive. [Pick The Brain]</p> <p><a href="https://timemanagementninja.com/2016/09/5-tips-to-help-put-meetings-in-their-place/">5 Tips to Help Put Meetings in Their Place</a> &mdash; Block out time for your work before your schedule gets crammed with other people's meetings and agendas. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-everybody-should-know-how-to-cook-these-foods">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/flashback-friday-63-best-cooking-hacks-for-busy-people">Flashback Friday: 63 Best Cooking Hacks for Busy People</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-money-saving-hacks-for-those-who-hate-cooking">8 Money-Saving Hacks for Those Who Hate Cooking</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/sous-vide-is-the-fancy-cooking-technique-that-saves-you-money-too">Sous Vide Is the Fancy Cooking Technique That Saves You Money, Too</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/cooking-for-beginners-10-recipes-for-kitchen-newbies">Cooking for Beginners: 10 Recipes for Kitchen Newbies</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-cheap-and-easy-meals-that-make-even-better-leftovers">10 Cheap and Easy Meals That Make Even Better Leftovers</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Food and Drink best money tips Cooking Thu, 08 Sep 2016 10:00:14 +0000 Amy Lu 1788079 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Enjoy Hawaii Without Going Broke http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-enjoy-hawaii-without-going-broke <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-how-to-enjoy-hawaii-without-going-broke" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/couple_beach_hawaii_87450407.jpg" alt="Couple enjoying hawaii without going broke" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to enjoy Hawaii without going broke, smart moves for career women this fall, and decorating ideas for a good night&rsquo;s sleep.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0901/Six-ways-to-enjoy-Hawaii-without-going-broke">Six ways to enjoy Hawaii without going broke</a> &mdash; Service industry jobs are the norm in Hawaii. If you're moving there without a job set up, expect to be working in the customer service, sales, or the restaurant and travel industries for at least a little while. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Fall-Career-Resolutions-20147431#photo-20147431">6 Smart Moves Career Women Should Make This Fall</a> &mdash; There only a few months before 2016 ends. Review any goals you want to achieve by December and decide if you still want to work on them. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/article/real-estate/T071-C000-S015-8-decorating-ideas-for-better-sleep.html">8 Decorating Ideas for a Good Night's Sleep</a> &mdash; Do a clean sweep of your bedroom. Even if you don't see the clutter, you know it's there. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/cheap-or-free-things-to-do-in-nyc-14374/">50 Free or Cheap Things to Do in New York City</a> &mdash; New York City is a big tourist destination, but you don't need to pay tourist prices to enjoy the big apple. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://bargainbabe.com/emergency-preparedness-11-tips-you-havent-thought-of/">Emergency Preparedness: 11 Tips You Haven&rsquo;t Thought Of</a> &mdash; A headlamp is even handier than a flashlight because it frees up both of your hands during an emergency. [Bargain Babe]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.stackthechips.com/8-reasons-new-blog-will-fail-miserably/">8 Reasons Why Your New Blog Will Fail Miserably</a> &mdash; Bad design is even worse than bad content! Invest in a professional-looking theme to make your blog visually appealing to visitors. [Stack The Chips]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/life-hacks/best-tips-getting-off-good-start-every-morning/71080">The Best Tips for Getting Off to A Good Start Every Morning</a> &mdash; Clean up before bed so that you'll have a fresh start the next morning. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2016/09/05/5-ways-to-create-meaningful-birthdays/">5 Ways to Create Meaningful Birthdays</a> &mdash; Create mini-traditions that you come back to year after year. [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://www.everybodylovesyourmoney.com/2016/09/05/advanced-budgeting.html">3 Simple Ways to Use Advanced Budgeting to Stay On Track</a> &mdash; Don't forget to track your long-term and irregular expenses. If you integrate them into your regular budget, you'll be on top of things when the time comes to pay for them. [Everybody Loves Your Money]</p> <p><a href="https://due.com/blog/5-social-media-marketing-mistakes-avoid">5 Social Media Marketing Mistakes to Avoid</a> &mdash; You don't need to sign up for every social network. Think about where your audience is and what makes sense for your business. [Due]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-enjoy-hawaii-without-going-broke">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/15-ways-to-save-the-most-during-a-hawaii-vacation">15 Ways to Save the Most During a Hawaii Vacation</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/top-5-travel-reward-credit-cards">5 Best Travel Reward Credit Cards</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/5-things-you-should-never-pack-for-vacation">5 Things You Should Never Pack for Vacation</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/bankamericard-travel-rewards-more-rewards-for-more-travel">BankAmericard Travel Rewards®: More Rewards for More Travel</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/23-travel-hacks-that-will-save-time-money-and-your-sanity">23 Travel Hacks That Will Save Time, Money, and Your Sanity</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Travel best money tips hawaii Wed, 07 Sep 2016 10:00:10 +0000 Amy Lu 1787548 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Prepare for the Next Recession http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-prepare-for-the-next-recession <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-how-to-prepare-for-the-next-recession" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_glasses_piggy_bank_85255061.jpg" alt="Woman learning how to prepare for the next recession" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to prepare for an economic downturn, tips to help you sleep on a plan like a pro, and affordable DIY kitchen upgrades that are totally worth it.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/10-ways-prepare-yourself-for-the-next-recession/">9 Ways to Prepare Yourself for the Next Recession</a> &mdash; The economy has improved since the 2009 recession, but expansion can't last forever. Take these steps to prepare yourself for a future downturn. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Sleep-Planes-40563198">12 Tips For Sleeping on a Plane Like a Pro</a> &mdash; Bring an eye mask to block out light from the window or your neighbor's devices. Your body will think it's nighttime, even when it isn't. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0826/Five-DIY-kitchen-upgrades-under-100">Five DIY kitchen upgrades under $100</a> &mdash; For a kitchen with minimal counter space, a rolling kitchen cart may be the answer. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://bargainbriana.com/stock-kitchen-healthier-eating/">Stock Up Your Kitchen for Healthier Eating</a> &mdash; Tomato paste is versatile and rich in flavor. Use it as base for delicious soups, curries, and sauces. [Bargain Briana]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/giving-back/">Giving &gt; Receiving: How Giving &amp; Being Thankful Can Increase Your Happiness</a> &mdash; Charitable giving is obvious beneficial to the recipient, but it's a good thing for the giver, too! Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET for a discussion on the importance of giving. [Experian]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/how-to-keep-your-house-clean/">The Best Cleaning Schedule For The Time Challenged</a> &mdash; It's possible to keep a clean home even when you don't have time to clean. For starters, you can establish a no-shoe indoors policy to minimize the dirt and debris that are trekked in. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2016/09/how-to-get-what-you-want-from-a-relationship.html">5 Ways to Get What You Want in Your Relationship</a> &mdash; Physical contact can often communicate more deeply than worlds. Try to sit together, hold hands, or just be close to one another. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="https://timemanagementninja.com/2016/09/4-benefits-of-rising-early-and-how-to-master-morning-wake-ups/?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TimeManagementNinja+%28Time+Management+Ninja%29">4 Benefits Of Rising Early and How To Master Morning Wake-ups</a> &mdash; Getting up earlier in the morning can make you more productive and creative. But don't try to make a huge change &mdash; take baby steps and allow your body to get used to the new rhythm. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.iwillteachyoutoberich.com/blog/how-to-ask-for-a-reference-that-lands-you-your-dream-job/">How to ask for a reference that lands you your dream job</a> &mdash; Unless your reference knows you really well and is an excellent communicator, you'll have to put in some work to get a stellar recommendation. [I Will Teach You To Be Rich]</p> <p><a href="http://gettingthingsdone.com/2016/08/are-you-micromanaging-your-mind/">Are you micromanaging your mind?</a> &mdash; If you don't trust your personal systems, you'll spend unnecessary mental attention to details and end up pulling yourself too thin. [Getting Things Done]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-prepare-for-the-next-recession">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/preparing-for-a-recession">Preparing for a Recession</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/can-the-government-help-in-a-recession">Can the government help in a recession?</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/how-to-live-with-inflation">How to live with inflation</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/peak-debt">Peak Debt</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/stag-hyperinflation">Stag-hyperinflation?</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Finance best money tips recession Tue, 06 Sep 2016 09:30:21 +0000 Amy Lu 1784942 at http://www.wisebread.com