best money tips http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/12024/all en-US Best Money Tips: Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-tips-for-negotiating-a-better-deal <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-tips-for-negotiating-a-better-deal" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/negotiating-deal-457896041-small.jpg" alt="negotiating deal" title="negotiating deal" 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 some great articles on tips for negotiating a better deal, nixing your bad money habits, and frugally saving summer before it's gone.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://canadianfinanceblog.com/tips-for-negotiating-a-better-deal/">Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal</a> &mdash; Knowing your stuff and using silence can help you negotiate a better deal. [Canadian Finance Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneydiva.com/1-secret-to-joining-the-wealthy-nix-your-bad-money-habits/">#1 Secret to Joining the Wealthy: Nix Your Bad Money Habits</a> &mdash; If you want to be wealthy, make financial housekeeping a healthy habit! [The Money Diva]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/20-ways-frugally-savor-summer/">20 Ways to Frugally Savor Summer Before It's Gone</a> &mdash; Before summer ends, enjoy free movies in the park and have a big BBQ. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://retireby40.org/passive-income-easier/">Passive Income Made Easier</a> &mdash; To facilitate an early retirement, live below your means and start investing early. [Retire By 40]</p> <p><a href="http://www.goodfinancialcents.com/business-lessons-from-warren-buffet/">15 Business Lessons From Warren Buffet</a> &mdash; Warren Buffet can teach us to buy value and avoid fads. [Good Financial Cents]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://frugalportland.com/what-to-include-in-a-minimalist-wedding-registry/">What to Include in a Minimalist Wedding Registry</a> &mdash; When putting together a minimalist wedding registry, consider including nicer versions of things you already own on it. [Frugal Portland]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Last-Days-Summer-Checklist-35307982">9 Ways to Shake Up Your Summer (Before It's Too Late)</a> &mdash; If you want to shake up your summer before it's too late, check out a live concert or make ice cream. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.carefulcents.com/accidental-entrepreneur/">How I Quit My Job and Became an Accidental Entrepreneur</a> &mdash; Starting a blog can change your life and help you become an entrepreneur. [Careful Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/the-5-best-infant-strollers">The 5 Best Infant Strollers</a> &mdash; Are you in the market for a new infant stroller? Be sure to check out these options! [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://themilitarywallet.com/army-tuition-assistance-benefits/">Army Tuition Assistance Benefits - Updates FY 2015</a> &mdash; Starting in 2015, the army will pay for 100% of tuition up to 16 hours of credit for eligible soldiers. [The Military Wallet]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-tips-for-negotiating-a-better-deal" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Tips for Negotiating a Better Deal" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Personal Finance best money tips deal negotiating Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1191316 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Websites That Will Save You Tons of Money http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-websites-that-will-save-you-tons-of-money <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-websites-that-will-save-you-tons-of-money" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/businesswoman-piggy-bank-80403574-small.jpg" alt="businesswoman piggy bank" title="businesswoman piggy bank" 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 some stellar articles on websites that will save you money, fixing your finances, and tips to rule your tech.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Best-Websites-Save-You-Money-35457232">40+ Incredible Websites That Will Save You Tons of Money</a> &mdash; Threadflip and NeighborGoods can help you save money. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://sustainablelifeblog.com/fix-finances/">Fix Your Finances</a> &mdash; When trying to fix your finances, focus on the big things first and take advantage of freebies from mother nature. [Sustainable Life Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://timemanagementninja.com/2014/08/5-tips-to-rule-your-tech-instead-of-the-other-way-around/">5 Tips to Rule Your Tech, Instead of the Other Way Around</a> &mdash; To rule your technology, remember that it's there for your convenience. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.personalincome.org/10-best-countries-invest-real-estate/">The 10 Best Countries to Invest in Real Estate in 2014</a> &mdash; Did you know Panama and Singapore are among the best countries to invest in real estate in 2014? [Personal Income]</p> <p><a href="http://pocketofmoney.weebly.com/blog/saving-and-being-money-savvy-while-visiting">Saving and Being Money Savvy While Visiting</a> &mdash; Being flexible and planning ahead can help you save when you are traveling. [Pocket of Money]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.workingtolive.com/reason-okay-special/">The Reason It's Ok to Not Be Special</a> &mdash; Did you know that research has found propped up self-esteem can be counterproductive? [Working to Live Differently]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dividendninja.com/four-key-dividend-metrics-you-need-to-know/">Four Key Dividend Metrics You Need to Know</a> &mdash; Make sure you understand dividend payout ratios and profit margins [Dividend Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/17-real-world-questions-to-ask-a-prospective-nanny">17 Real World Questions to Ask a Prospective Nanny</a> &mdash; When interviewing prospective nannies, be sure to ask them how they discipline young children. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/where-can-i-buy-better-tea-1619090729">Where Can I Buy Better Tea?</a> &mdash; Learning the type of tea you like can help you buy better tea. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://katehorrell.com/897/ten-ways-great-landlord/">Ten Ways to Be a Great Landlord</a> &mdash; If you are a landlord, be a great one by asking your tenant's opinions and fixing broken stuff. [Kate Horrell]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-websites-that-will-save-you-tons-of-money" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Websites That Will Save You Tons of Money" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Frugal Living best money tips money saving websites Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1190509 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Negotiate Discounts and Freebies For Your Dream Wedding http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-negotiate-discounts-and-freebies-for-your-dream-wedding <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-negotiate-discounts-and-freebies-for-your-dream-wedding" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/wedding-200445150-001-small.jpg" alt="wedding" title="wedding" 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 some awesome articles on negotiating discounts and freebies for your wedding, ways to go broke, and working out without a gym membership.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneyunder30.com/how-to-negotiate-discounts-and-freebies-for-your-dream-wedding">How to Negotiate Discounts And Freebies for Your Dream Wedding</a> &mdash; To negotiate discounts and freebies for your wedding, try to flatter your friends into helping for free. [Money Under 30]</p> <p><a href="http://brokegirlrich.com/?p=1446">20 Ways to Go Broke</a> &mdash; Not saving for a rainy day and hitting the movies frequently can cause you to go broke. [brokeGIRLrich]</p> <p><a href="http://www.evolvingpf.com/2014/08/work-without-gym-membership/">How to Work Out Without a Gym Membership</a> &mdash; Working out to videos or getting outside and riding your bike are just a couple ways to work out without a gym membership. [Evolving PF]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneysavingenthusiast.com/2014/08/save-money-2/">8 Money Saving Tips for Wannabe Jedi Savers</a> &mdash; If you want to save money, cut back when eating out and freeze your meals. [Money Saving Enthusiast]</p> <p><a href="http://moneysmartlife.com/choosing-career-path/">4 Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Career Path</a> &mdash; When choosing a career path, ask yourself what you are good at. [Money Smart Life]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Cleaning-Supplies-Everyone-Needs-35487893">15 Cleaning Supplies Every Home Should Have</a> &mdash; Every home should have vinegar and hydrogen peroxide on hand. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://blog.relayrides.com/2014/08/6-occasions-when-youll-want-to-rent-a-car/">6 Occasions When You'll Want to Rent a Car</a> &mdash; Chances are you will want to rent a car if you are taking a road trip or having out of town guests. [The RelayRides Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/soups-that-make-great-family-meals">Soups That Make Great Family Meals</a> &mdash; Pumpkin and black bean soup makes a great family meal. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.threethriftyguys.com/2014/08/3-worthwhile-benefits-to-paying-off-debt/">3 Worthwhile Benefits to Paying Off Debt</a> &mdash; Paying off debt means you have more freedom with your money. [Three Thrifty Guys]</p> <p><a href="http://microblogger.com/using-facebook-groups/">Why You Should Be Using Facebook Groups</a> &mdash; Facebook groups tend to be better than forums and can lower your hosting fees. [Microblogger]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-negotiate-discounts-and-freebies-for-your-dream-wedding" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Negotiate Discounts and Freebies For Your Dream Wedding" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. 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Today we found some amazing articles on questions to consider before overspending, saving on back to school shopping, and cost cutting tips for drivers.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://bobbyfinance.com/questions-to-consider-before-overspending/">8 Questions to Consider Before Overspending</a> &mdash; Before you overspend, ask yourself what would happen if you didn't make the purchase. [Bobby Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.debtroundup.com/save-money-back-to-school-shopping/">How to Save Money on Back to School Shopping</a> &mdash; To save money on back to school shopping, don't be afraid to go used and create a list you can stick to. [Debt Roundup]</p> <p><a href="http://yourpfpro.com/5-cost-cutting-tips-drivers/">5 Cost Cutting Tips for Drivers</a> &mdash; Avoiding accidents and driving smarter can help cut the costs associated with your car. [Your Personal Finance Pro]</p> <p><a href="http://attorney-newyork.com/blog/from-the-blog/the-411-of-balance-a-checkbook/">The 411 of Balancing a Checkbook</a> &mdash; When it comes to balancing your checkbook, make sure to record all transactions. [Tayne Your Debt]</p> <p><a href="http://cashvilleskyline.com/2014/08/12/maintaining-your-network-is-more-important-than-saving-money/">Maintaining Your Network Is More Important Than Saving Money</a> &mdash; Sometimes it's a good idea to spend a little extra money to maintain your network because your network can help you find new jobs! [Cashville Skyline]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.mcclainlovejoy.com/2014/04/22/retirement-account-rollover-options-401k-403b-pension-simple-ira-rollovers-can-go/">Retirement Account Rollover Options</a> &mdash; Did you know Roth IRAs can only be rolled over into another Roth IRA? [McClain Lovejoy]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/How-Figure-Out-When-Delegate-35480685">An Easy Way to Figure Out When to Delegate Tasks</a> &mdash; If someone else can do a task 70% as well as you can, it's ok to delegate that task to the other person. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://stumbleforward.com/2014/08/14/richest-people-in-the-world/">Look After the Pennies &mdash; The Five Richest People In The World</a> &mdash; The richest man in the world is Carlos Slim from Mexico. [Stumble Forward]</p> <p><a href="http://donnafreedman.com/2014/08/14/smartphones-as-important-as-deodorant/">Smartphones: As Important as Deodorant?</a> &mdash; Nine out of ten people think their smartphones are as important as deodorant and toothbrushes. [Surviving and Thriving]</p> <p><a href="http://www.chrisducker.com/10-social-media-tools/">10 Social Media Tools That Make Everything Easier!</a> &mdash; Buffer and Pocket are just a couple social media tools that can make your life easier. [Chris Ducker]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-questions-to-consider-before-overspending" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Questions to Consider Before Overspending" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Shopping best money tips overspending questions shopping spending Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1186297 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Steps to Grocery Savings Without Double Coupons http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-steps-to-grocery-savings-without-double-coupons <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-steps-to-grocery-savings-without-double-coupons" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/grocery-shopping-134205951-small.jpg" alt="grocery shopping" title="grocery shopping" 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 some fantastic articles on grocery savings without double coupons, things that annoy hiring managers, and coming to grips with paying your rent on time.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.pocketyourdollars.com/2014/08/6-steps-to-saving-without-double-coupons/">6 Steps to Grocery Savings Without Double Coupons</a> &mdash; You can save at the grocery store without double coupons by comparing what you purchase and tracking sale prices. [Pocket Your Dollars]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/What-Annoys-Hiring-Managers-34912002">9 Things That Really Annoy Hiring Managers</a> &mdash; Being too persistant can really annoy hiring managers. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/coming-grips-paying-rent-time-universal-credit/">Coming to Grips With Paying Your Rent On Time</a> &mdash; To make sure you pay your rent on time, budget rent as a priority and make cut backs where possible. [Money Q&amp;A]</p> <p><a href="http://couponpal.com/blog/5-times-its-worth-booking-a-hotel-while-backpacking">5 Times It's Worth Booking a Hotel While Backpacking</a> &mdash; If you are backpacking and become concerned about your safety, it is probably worth it to book a hotel. [CouponPal]</p> <p><a href="http://shopmyclosetproject.com/how-to-dress-for-the-summer-heat-for-less/">How to Dress Cheaply for the Rest of Summer</a> &mdash; Rocking cotton and linen and remembering that dresses are your friend can help you dress cheaply for the rest of summer. [The Shop My Closet Project]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.creditsesame.com/blog/10-things-need-fix-to-slow-down-the-march-of-identity-theft/">10 Things We Need to Fix to Slow Down the March of Identity Theft</a> &mdash; In order to slow down identity theft, consumer apathy and security must be dealt with. [Credit Sesame Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://commonsensemillennial.com/do-what-you-love/">Ready to Do What You Love and Find Your Ideal Career?</a> &mdash; Teaching yourself something new and establishing a side hustle can help you find your ideal career. [Common Sense Millennial]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/2014/08/14/are-you-driving-a-lemon/">Are You Driving a Lemon?</a> &mdash; If your car is a lemon, contact the manufacturer as well as the dealer to report any problems with your car. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-tips-on-how-to-act-on-the-sidelines-of-your-child-s-sporting-event">6 Tips on How to Act on the Sidelines of Your Child&rsquo;s Sporting Event</a> &mdash; It is important to be positive and not yell at the coach when attending your child's sporting event. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.bargaineering.com/articles/law-mandates-instate-tuition-vets-public-colleges.html">New Law Mandates In-State Tuition for Vets Studying at All Public Colleges Starting Next Year</a> &mdash; Starting next year, vets will pay in state tuition fees at all colleges, even if they attend college in another state. [Bargaineering]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-steps-to-grocery-savings-without-double-coupons" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Steps to Grocery Savings Without Double Coupons" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Food and Drink Shopping best money tips coupons Food grocery market supermarket Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:00:05 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1185498 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Starbucks Hacks That Will Save You Money http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-starbucks-hacks-that-will-save-you-money <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-starbucks-hacks-that-will-save-you-money" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/coffee-shop-466257859-small.jpg" alt="coffee shop" title="coffee shop" 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 some great articles on Starbucks hacks that will save you money, money mindsets to adopt today, and starting a business you love.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Tips-Saving-Money-Starbucks-3751741">14 Starbucks Hacks That Will Save You Money</a> &mdash; Did you know if you bring your own cup to Starbucks they will give you a ten cent discount? [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.leahmanderson.com/change-money-mindset-7-mindsets-adopt-now/">How to Change Your Money Mindset + 7 Mindsets To Adopt Today</a> &mdash; Having the money mindsets that money looks better in your bank account than on your feet and that financial success is possible for you can help you be successful with your finances. [Leah Manderson]</p> <p><a href="http://momanddadmoney.com/6-first-steps-starting-business-love/">6 First Steps to Starting a Business You Love (and Finding Your Freedom Along the Way)</a> &mdash; When starting a business you love, be helpful and stay focused. [Mom and Dad Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cfinancialfreedom.com/4-steps-achieve-financial-success/">The 4 Basic Steps to Achieve Financial Success</a> &mdash; To achieve financial success, spend less than you make. [Celebrating Financial Freedom]</p> <p><a href="http://www.smartasset.com/blog/money-saving-tip/6-old-school-ways-to-save-more/">6 Old School Ways to Save More</a> &mdash; Driving your car longer and learning to barter can help you save more. [SmartAsset Blog]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://dontmesswithtaxes.typepad.com/dont_mess_with_taxes/2014/08/back-school-education-tax-breaks.html">School's Back. So Are Some, But Not All, Education Tax Breaks</a> &mdash; The American Opportunity tax credit renewed through 2017, so don't forget to take advantage of it if you or your child is in school. [Don't Mess With Taxes]</p> <p><a href="http://financiallyauthentic.com/inspire-honest-authentic-money-conversations-relationship/">How to Inspire Honest &amp; Authentic Money Conversations in Your Relationship</a> &mdash; Appreciating the other dynamics at play in your relationship can help you inspire honest and authentic money conversations with your partner. [Financially Authentic]</p> <p><a href="http://genyplanning.com/2014/08/13/can-money-buy-happiness-gen-y/">Can Money Buy Happiness for Gen Y?</a> &mdash; If you want to align your money and happiness, think positively and practice gratitude. [Gen Y Planning]</p> <p><a href="http://creativemoney.biz/2014/08/12/freaked-personal-finance-start-trust-inspired-action/">Freaked by Personal Finance? Start With Trust and Inspired Action</a> &mdash; Trusting yourself is a vital part in being successful with your personal finances. [Creative Money]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/destination-adulthood-help-your-child-succeed-step-by-step">Destination Adulthood: Help Your Child Succeed Step by Step</a> &mdash; It is important to teach your child self-control. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-starbucks-hacks-that-will-save-you-money" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Starbucks Hacks That Will Save You Money" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Food and Drink best money tips Starbucks Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:00:03 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1184665 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Save on Clothing http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-smart-ways-to-save-on-clothing <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-smart-ways-to-save-on-clothing" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman-shopping-119841620-small.jpg" alt="woman shopping" title="woman shopping" 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 some amazing articles on smart ways to save on clothing, getting your dream job, and tips for successful investing.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2014/08/08/smart-ways-to-save-on-clothing/">10 Smart Ways to Save on Clothing</a> &mdash; Save money on clothing by stocking up off-season and participating in loyalty programs. [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://tahnyakristina.com/6-step-guide-getting-dream-job/">A 6 Step Guide to Getting Your Dream Job</a> &mdash; To get your dream job, search job postings and find out what skills you need. [The Me Project]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugalfeminista.com/8-tips-for-successful-investing-number-5-is-a-must/">8 Tips for Successful Investing. Number 5 Is a Must.</a> &mdash; When trying to invest successfully, surround yourself with other investors and be consistent. [The Frugal Feminista]</p> <p><a href="http://financially-blonde.com/financial-mistakes/">Top Ten Financial Mistakes</a> &mdash; Not having healthcare and having a high debt to income ratio are two major financial mistakes. [Financially Blonde]</p> <p><a href="http://investorjunkie.com/36661/5-financial-investment-documents/">Top 5 Important Tax and Investment Documents to Keep</a> &mdash; It is important to keep income tax returns and bank statements. [Investor Junkie]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.1099mom.com/2014/08/5-growing-careers-for-work-at-home-moms.html">5 Growing Careers for Work-at-Home Moms</a> &mdash; Work-at-home moms can expect to see a rise in social media manager positions. [1099 Mom]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Home-Repairs-You-Can-Do-Yourself-31124855">7 Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself</a> &mdash; The next time you have a dripping faucet, try fixing it on your own! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalconfessions.com/save-beyond-my-means/nasty-financial-surprises-shouldnt-surprises.php">Some Nasty Financial Surprises Shouldn't Be &quot;Surprises&quot; at All</a> &mdash; Did you know you can expect to spend 1%-3% of the cost of your home on maintenance and repairs? [Frugal Confessions]</p> <p><a href="http://www.objectwealth.com/how-to-effortlessly-increase-your-supermarket-savings/">How to Effortlessly Increase Your Supermarket Savings</a> &mdash; Reducing your garbage can help you increase your supermarket savings. [Object Wealth]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/the-5-best-infant-car-seats">The 5 Best Infant Car Seats</a> &mdash; If you are in the market for a new car seat, check out the Combi Shuttle. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-smart-ways-to-save-on-clothing" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Save on Clothing" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Shopping best money tips clothes clothing save shopping Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:00:03 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1183821 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Best Time to Buy a Car http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-best-time-to-buy-a-car-0 <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-best-time-to-buy-a-car-0" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/couple-buying-car-99704034-small.jpg" alt="couple buying car" title="couple buying car" 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 some great articles on the best time to buy a car, online jobs for college students, and Warren Buffet's tips for investing.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Best-Time-Buy-Car-34024797">The Best Time to Buy a Car</a> &mdash; Did you know the best day of the week to buy a car is Sunday? [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://christianpf.com/online-jobs-college-students/">6 Online Jobs for College Students</a> &mdash; For college students looking to make some extra money, Swagbucks and writing blogs are a couple good online options. [Chrisitan PF]</p> <p><a href="http://thecollegeinvestor.com/3395/warren-buffetts-top-5-tips-investing/">Warren Buffet's Top 5 Tips for Investing</a> &mdash; Learn a lesson from Warren Buffet and remember that cash is king. [The College Investor]</p> <p><a href="http://theconsciousspender.wordpress.com/2011/08/11/summer-is-fun-when-money-is-involved/">Summer Is Fun When Money Is Involved</a> &mdash; When shopping for a summer pool party, take the opportunity to teach your kids a financial lesson by showing them the art of meal planning. [The Conscious Spender]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneycrush.com/6-ways-to-improve-your-focus-and-beat-procrastination/">6 Ways to Improve Your Focus (and Beat Procrastination)</a> &mdash; If you want to improve your focus, turn off your technology and set a mini-goal. [Money Crush]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.cheapsters.org/coffee-shop-workspace-etiquette-101/">Coffee Shop Workspace Etiquette</a> &mdash; When turning a coffee shop into your workspace, be sure to buy at least one thing for every three hours you spend working there. [Cheapsters]</p> <p><a href="http://luke1428.com/all-work-and-no-play-combating-the-dangers-of-workaholism/">All Work and No Play: Combating the Dangers of Workaholism</a> &mdash; To combat the dangers of workaholism, take the time to relax and reflect. [Luke 1428]</p> <p><a href="http://www.monicaonmoney.com/the-surprising-habit-thats-making-you-poor/">The Surprising Habit That's Making You Poor</a> &mdash; Did you know that social media usage can wreak havoc on your finances? [Monica On Money]</p> <p><a href="http://livingonthecheap.com/how-to-hire-handyman/">How to Hire a Good Handyman</a> &mdash; Sites like Angie's List can help you make sure you hire a good handyman. [Living on the Cheap]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/5-creative-ways-to-capture-vacation-memories">5 Creative Ways to Capture Vacation Memories</a> &mdash; Creating a photo wall is just one way to capture vacation memories. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-best-time-to-buy-a-car-0" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Best Time to Buy a Car" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Cars and Transportation best best money tips car purchase time Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:01:47 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1183627 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Saving Money on Back to School Shopping http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-saving-money-on-back-to-school-shopping <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-saving-money-on-back-to-school-shopping" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/mother-son-shopping-100248616-small.jpg" alt="mother son shopping" title="mother son shopping" 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 some stellar articles on tips for saving on back to school shopping, scoring a bigger raise, and the secret to happiness.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://staplerconfessions.com/index.php/tips-for-saving-money-on-back-to-school-shopping/">Tips for Saving Money on Back to School Shopping</a> &mdash; To save money on back to school shopping, buy backpacks and lunch-boxes on sale the year before. [Stapler Confessions]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stackingbenjamins.com/score-bigger-raise-5-ideas/">Score a Bigger Raise With These 5 Ideas</a> &mdash; If you want to score a bigger raise, bring data to your meeting with your boss and avoid emotional please. [Stacking Benjamins]</p> <p><a href="http://financialmentor.com/true-wealth/secret-to-happiness/13075">The Secret To Happiness&hellip; And Why It Has Nothing to Do With Money</a> &mdash; The decision to be happy is actually the decision to stop being unhappy, so make a conscious effort to choose happiness! [Financial Mentor]</p> <p><a href="http://kylieofiu.com/2014/08/how-to-have-a-budget-friendly-last-minute-holiday/">How to Have a Budget Friendly Last Minute Holiday</a> &mdash; Squeeze in one last affordable vacation before summer ends by clearing your browsing history and comparing transportation options. [Kylie Ofiu]</p> <p><a href="http://youngfinances.com/blog/10-important-roth-ira-rules-number-7-is-a-shocker/">10 Important Roth IRA Rules: Number 7 Is a Shocker</a> &mdash; If you want to contribute more than the limit to your Roth IRA, you will be hit with a 6% excise fee. [Young Finances]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.themoneyprinciple.co.uk/loves-me-loves-me-not-four-ways-to-organise-your-family-finances/">Loves Me, Loves Me Not: Four Ways to Organize Your Family Finances</a> &mdash; Having complete separation of accounts is just one way to manage your family finances. [The Money Principle]</p> <p><a href="http://www.biblemoneymatters.com/what-is-the-average-retirement-savings-by-age-are-you-falling-behind/">What Is the Average Retirement Savings by Age? Are You Falling Behind?</a> &mdash; Did you know that most workers under 35 barely have $6,000 in retirement savings? [Bible Money Matters]</p> <p><a href="http://realmoneyanswers.com/do-you-have-broke-habits-or-wealthy-habits/">Do You Have &quot;Broke&quot; Habits or Wealthy Habits?</a> &mdash; To develop wealthy habits, define your goals and understand your value. [Real Money Answers]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Uses-Tea-Tree-Oil-34862747">19 Smart Uses for Tea-Tree Essential Oil</a> &mdash; Did you know you can use tea-tree essential oil to kill lice? [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/10-back-to-school-safety-tips">10 Back to School Safety Tips</a> &mdash; It is important to teach your kids stranger danger before they go back to school. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-saving-money-on-back-to-school-shopping" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Saving Money on Back to School Shopping" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Shopping back to school best money tips saving school shopping tips Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:04:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1183109 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways to Beat Inflation http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-beat-inflation <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-ways-to-beat-inflation" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/buying-new-house-178142023-small.jpg" alt="buying new home" title="buying new home" 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 some awesome articles on ways to beat inflation, cutting health care costs, and saving big on back to school shopping.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/2014/08/06/10-ways-to-beat-inflation/">10 Ways to Beat Inflation</a> &mdash; If you want to beat inflation, buy a house and drive a fuel efficient car. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/spending/T027-S001-30-ways-to-cut-your-health-care-costs/index.html?si=1">50 Ways to Cut Your Health Care Costs</a> &mdash; Avoiding the emergency room and staying in your network can help you cut health care costs. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.creditsesame.com/blog/save-big-on-back-to-school-shopping/">7 Smart Ways to Save Big on Back to School Shopping</a> &mdash; Save big on back to school shopping by shopping early and using apps before you check out. [Credit Sesame]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneycrashers.com/tips-avoid-diy-home-improvement-disasters/">6 Tips to Avoid DIY Home Improvement Disasters &amp; Mistakes</a> &mdash; To avoid DIY home improvement repair disasters, perfect your preparation and focus on safety. [Money Crashers]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyning.com/budgeting/how-i-trimmed-500-from-my-monthly-budget-in-4-easy-steps/">How I Trimmed $500 From My Monthly Budget in 4 Easy Steps</a> &mdash; Ditching your subscriptions can put you on the road to saving $500 on your monthly expenses. [MoneyNing]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://studenomics.com/personal-finance/why-parents-shouldnt-pay-for-their-kids-college-education/">Why Parents Shouldn't Pay for Their Kids' College Education</a> &mdash; Parents probably shouldn't pay for their kids college education because it is possible to take out loans for college but not for retirement. [Studenomics]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Who-Pays-What-Wedding-29470895">Who Pays for What in a Wedding</a> &mdash; Typically the groom pays for the marriage license and the bride pays for the groom's ring in a wedding. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.bargaineering.com/articles/long-search-new-windows.html">Some Surprising Help Turned My Long Search for New Windows Into a Low-Cost (or Lower-Cost) Reality</a> &mdash; Did you know you can buy windows on Groupon? [Bargaineering]</p> <p><a href="http://www.wealthinformatics.com/2014/06/29/five-reasons-to-visit-state-parks-instead-of-national-parks/">Five Reasons to Visit State Parks Instead of National Parks</a> &mdash; State parks tend to have more variety and less traffic than national parks [Wealth Informatics]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-solutions-for-first-day-of-school-jitters">7 Solutions for First Day of School Jitters</a> &mdash; To help your kids not have jitters on the first day of school, model a good attitude. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-beat-inflation" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Ways to Beat Inflation" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Personal Finance best money tips inflation Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:00:03 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1179538 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Dining Hacks From Restaurant Insiders http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-dining-hacks-from-restaurant-insiders <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-dining-hacks-from-restaurant-insiders" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/restaurant-menu-86488893-small.jpg" alt="restaurant menu" title="restaurant menu" 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 some fantastic articles on dining hacks from restaurant insiders, reconsidering the college investment, and tools to help you find the cheapest textbooks.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/How-Save-Money-Restaurants-35413835">12 Drinking and Dining Hacks From Restaurant Insiders</a> &mdash; When drinking or dining out, save money by skipping the pricey liquor and only ordering an appetizer. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2014/08/06/ivory-tower-reconsidering-college-investment/">The &quot;Ivory Tower&quot;: Reconsidering the College Investment</a> &mdash; Did you know nationally, student loan debt has reached the trillion-dollar mark? [Get Rich Slowly]</p> <p><a href="http://www.doughroller.net/education/websites-to-buy-and-sell-your-college-textbooks/">5 Tools to Help You Find the Cheapest Textbooks</a> &mdash; Barnes &amp; Noble and Half.com can help you find textbooks on the cheap. [The Dough Roller]</p> <p><a href="http://www.fivecentnickel.com/2014/08/04/are-you-getting-ahead-or-falling-behind/">Are You Getting Ahead or Falling Behind?</a> &mdash; If you are managing your career successfully, you are probably getting ahead. [Five Cent Nickel]</p> <p><a href="http://reddebtedstepchild.com/stuff-cost/">How Much Does Your Stuff Cost?</a> &mdash; Have you ever considered how much your stuff costs you when it comes to the time you spent buying it? [Red Debted Stepchild]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://fitnpoor.com/2014/07/30/emotional-shopper/">Are You an Emotional Shopper?</a> &mdash; If you purchase items in hopes they will improve your state of mind, you are probably an emotional shopper. [Fit is the New Poor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.amandaabella.com/2014/08/04/opportunities-for-abundance/">How to Be Open to Opportunities for Abundance</a> &mdash; Being a good steward of your money can keep you open to opportunities for abundance. [Amanda Abella]</p> <p><a href="http://financialducksinarow.com/9329/3-do-over-options-for-social-security-benefits/">3 Do Over Options for Social Security Benefits</a> &mdash; Did you take your social security benefits early? Give yourself a do-over by working it off. [Getting Your Financial Ducks in a Row]</p> <p><a href="http://thebudgetnistablog.com/2014/dont-splurge-to-impress-him/">Four Items That You Don't Need to Splurge on to Impress Him</a> &mdash; Ladies, don't feel the need to splurge on makeup to impress a guy. [The Budgetnista]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/10-things-to-do-with-your-kids-this-weekend">10 Things to Do With Your Kids This Weekend</a> &mdash; This weekend, consider going on a treasure hunt or to a concert with your kids. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-dining-hacks-from-restaurant-insiders" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Dining Hacks From Restaurant Insiders" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Food and Drink best money tips dining drinking hacks restaurant Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1179251 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways to Lower Your Car Insurance Premium http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-lower-your-car-insurance-premium <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-ways-to-lower-your-car-insurance-premium" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/insurance-agent-134214747-small.jpg" alt="insurance agent" title="insurance agent" 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 some stellar articles on lowering your car insurance premium, helping friends who are bad with money, and what to buy in August.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://smartmoneychicks.com/2995/5-ways-to-lower-your-car-insurance-premium/">5 Ways to Lower Your Car Insurance Premium</a> &mdash; If you want to lower your car insurance premium, ask about discounts and change your coverage. [Smart Money Chicks]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneyunder30.com/how-to-help-friend-who-is-bad-with-money">Money Matters: How to Help a Friend Who Is Bad With Money</a> &mdash; To help a friend who is bad with money, point him or her in the direction of financial tools. [Money Under 30]</p> <p><a href="http://savingslifestyle.com/2014/07/what-to-buy-in-august/">What to Buy in August</a> &mdash; August is a great time to buy linens and bicycles. [SavingsLifestyle.com]</p> <p><a href="http://simplefinanciallifestyle.com/is-fear-preventing-you-from-simplifying-your-finances">Is FEAR Preventing You From Simplifying Your Finances?</a> &mdash; Just doing it and starting small can help you simplify your finances. [Simple Financial Lifestyle]</p> <p><a href="http://www.consumerismcommentary.com/depression/">How Depression Threatens Financial Well-Being</a> &mdash; Since depression causes people to not have the same thoughts as someone who isn't depressed, it can threaten their financial well-being. [Consumerism Commentary]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.frugalrules.com/frugal-tips-foodies/">3 Frugal Tips for Foodies Who Love Eating Out</a> &mdash; If you have a friend who is a foodie, take them to a restaurant week. [Frugal Rules]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Uses-Lemon-23121786">Beyond Lemonade: 25 Cool Uses for Lemons</a> &mdash; You can use lemons to disinfect wounds and refresh your garbage disposal. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/iced-coffee-home-coffee-maker/">How to Make Iced Coffee at Home (Without a Coffee Maker)</a> &mdash; You don't need a coffee maker to make iced coffee. All you need is a jar, a strainer, and coffee grounds! [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://ptmoney.com/dealing-with-small-business-debt/">3 Questions You Must Ask Yourself Before Dealing with Small Business Debt</a> &mdash; Before you deal with business debt, figure out the debt time frame. [PT Money]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/where-and-how-to-celebrate-world-breastfeeding-week-this-august">Where (and How) to Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week This August</a> &mdash; Did you know August is National Breastfeeding Month? [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-lower-your-car-insurance-premium" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Ways to Lower Your Car Insurance Premium" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Cars and Transportation best money tips car insurance Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1178258 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways to Score a Raise http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-score-a-raise <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-ways-to-score-a-raise" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/business-networking-465028591-small_0.jpg" alt="businessmen talking" title="businessmen talking" 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 some stellar articles on ways to score a raise, how to never make a late payment again, and paying off student loans smarter and sooner.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/How-Get-Raise-35304639">14 Tried and Tested Ways That Will Score You a Raise</a> &mdash; If you want a raise, approach the conversation like an interview and have a number in mind. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneymanifesto.com/never-pay-a-bill-late-again-how-i-keep-track-of-my-bills-7037/">7 Simple Tips to Never Make a Late Payment Again</a> &mdash; To avoid making a late payment, pay bills when you receive them instead of waiting until their due date. [Money Manifesto]</p> <p><a href="http://www.pennypinchinmom.com/student-loans-start-smart-pay-sooner/">Student Loans: Start Smart and Payoff Sooner</a> &mdash; Did you know the average student graduates with around $29,400 in student loan debt? [Penny Pinchin' Mom]</p> <p><a href="http://www.wellkeptwallet.com/2014/08/dont-let-the-fine-print-bite-you-in-the-rear/">Don't Let the Fine Print Bite You in the Rear</a> &mdash; It is important to check exclusions and expirations when purchasing something. [Well Kept Wallet]</p> <p><a href="http://www.20sfinances.com/dont-be-a-hoarder-easy-steps/">How to Stop Being a Hoarder</a> &mdash; When trying to break your habit of holding on to things you shouldn't, start small. [20's Finances]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-dorm-room-essentials-for-college-students">6 Dorm Room Essentials for College Students</a> &mdash; All college students should have single use laundry pods and a basic first aid kit in their dorm room. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.goodfinancialcents.com/7-action-steps-to-uncover-your-lifes-possibilities/">7 Actions to Uncover Your Life's Possibilities</a> &mdash; To uncover your life's possibilities, change your thoughts and take a risk. [Good Financial Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://www.smartasset.com/blog/money-saving-tip/summer-money-pitfalls/">Top 4 Summer Money Pitfalls</a> &mdash; Try not to eat out too often this summer, it's a major money pitfall! [SmartAsset Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.budgetinginthefunstuff.com/need-cash-now-job/">What to Do When You Need Cash Now But Have No Job</a> &mdash; Selling unnecessary items can help you get cash when you have no job. [Budgeting in the Fun Stuff]</p> <p><a href="http://www.budgetblonde.com/2014/08/04/leaving-your-job/">Three Tips for Leaving Your Job on a Good Note</a> &mdash; It is important to help create a smooth transition when you leave your job. [Budget Blonde]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-score-a-raise" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Ways to Score a Raise" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Career and Income best money tips career raise work Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:00:08 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1177177 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Saving on Designer Wear http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-saving-on-designer-wear <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-saving-on-designer-wear" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/clothes-shopping-155785282-small.jpg" alt="clothes shopping" title="clothes shopping" 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 some awesome articles on saving on designer wear, cleaning without cleaning, and re-evaluating financial priorities.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://clubthrifty.com/designer-wear/">Saving on Designer Wear</a> &mdash; Making use of coupons and focusing on style instead of brand can help you save on designer wear. [Club Thrifty]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/How-Shorten-Cleaning-Time-22498197">11 Ways to Clean Without Cleaning</a> &mdash; Reducing your stuff and taking off your shoes can help you clean without actually cleaning. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://manvsdebt.com/financial-priorities/">Re-Evaluating Your Financial Priorities</a> &mdash; When setting your financial priorities, focus on what matters most to you [Man Vs. Debt]</p> <p><a href="http://www.makingsenseofcents.com/2014/08/steps-before-you-buy-a-home.html">Steps Before You Buy a Home</a> &mdash; Before you buy a home, check your credit score and set a budget for yourself. [Making Sense of Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://couplemoney.com/psychology/spouse-budget-together/">How to Encourage Your Spouse to Start (and Keep) a Budget</a> &mdash; To encourage your spouse to start and keep a budget, make sure fun is in the budget. [Couple Money]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://plantingmoneyseeds.com/keep-impulse-buys-check/">How to Keep Impulse Buys in Check</a> &mdash; To keep impulse buys in check, practice skepticism and beware of your surroundings. [Planting MoneySeeds]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stretcher.com/stories/08/08aug04h.cfm?slider">Build a Better Burger</a> &mdash; If you want to build a better burger, try mixing ground beef with other ground meats like pork or sausage. [TheDollarStretcher.com]</p> <p><a href="http://teensgotcents.com/make-extra-money-house-sitting/">Make Extra Money House Sitting!</a> &mdash; When making extra money house sitting, make sure the homeowner leaves you with emergency contact information. [Teens Got Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://thehappyhousewife.com/frugal-living/12-ways-to-use-extra-pillowcases/">12 Ways to Use Extra Pillowcases</a> &mdash; Did you know you can use pillowcases to clean your kids stuffed toys? [The Happy Housewife]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/8-great-80s-movies-to-watch-with-your-kids">8 Great 80's Movies to Watch With Your Kids</a> &mdash; Ghostbusters and The Princess Bride are just a couple awesome movies from the 80's you should watch with your kids. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-saving-on-designer-wear" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Saving on Designer Wear" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Shopping best money tips clothes designer saving Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1176376 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways for Families to Save Money in August http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-for-families-to-save-money-in-august <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-ways-for-families-to-save-money-in-august" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/family-shopping-148152385-small.jpg" alt="family shopping" title="family shopping" 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 some fantastic articles on ways for families to save in August, items you should buy generic, and avoiding lifestyle inflation.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/5-ways-for-families-to-save-money-in-august">5 Ways for Families to Save Money in August</a> &mdash; Families can save money this month by scoring with early Labor Day sales. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/2014/07/30/12-items-you-should-buy-generic-and-4-you-shouldnt/">12 Items You Should buy Generic (and 4 You Shouldn't)</a> &mdash; Definitely buy generic cleaning products, but don't buy generic household paints. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneycrashers.com/ways-avoid-lifestyle-inflation/">9 Ways to Avoid Lifestyle Inflation &mdash; Spending Less When You Earn More</a> &mdash; To spend less when you earn more, value experiences over things and hang out with friends who have similar budgets. [Money Crashers]</p> <p><a href="http://kylieofiu.com/2014/07/5-tips-to-save-money-with-your-car/">5 Tips to Save Money With Your Car</a> &mdash; Driving safely and topping off when gas is cheap can help you save on your car. [Kylie Ofiu]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thousandaire.com/finding-the-right-financial-adviser/">Finding the Right Financial Adviser</a> &mdash; It is important to look at licenses and certifications when it comes to finding the right financial adviser. [Thousandaire]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.creditsesame.com/blog/protect-medical-identity-theft/">How to Protect Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft</a> &mdash; Using strong passwords and protecting your health information can help you protect yourself against medical identity theft. [Credit Sesame]</p> <p><a href="http://staplerconfessions.com/index.php/what-questions-do-you-ask-a-potential-employer/">What Questions Do You Ask a Potential Employer?</a> &mdash; When speaking with a potential employer, be sure to ask if they have an employee manual you can read. [Stapler Confessions]</p> <p><a href="http://www.bargaineering.com/articles/stop-worryingyou-pay-car.html">Stop Worrying&hellip; You Probably Didn't Pay Too Much for Your New Car</a> &mdash; Did you know that 26% of new car buyers think they paid too much for their new car? [Bargaineering]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/article/spending/T062-C000-S002-3-simple-steps-to-score-concert-tickets.html?si=1">3 Simple Steps to Score Great Concert Tickets</a> &mdash; If you want to score great concert tickets, try calling the box office. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Advice-College-Students-31108170">31 Things Every College Student Needs to Know</a> &mdash; Every college student should know to go to review sessions and to remember to call their parents. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-for-families-to-save-money-in-august" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Ways for Families to Save Money in August" rel="nofollow">ShareThis</a><br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">Written by <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/ashley-jacobs">Ashley Jacobs</a> and published on <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/">Wise Bread</a>. Read more <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/"> articles from Wise Bread</a>.</div></div> Frugal Living august best money tips families money save Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1174972 at http://www.wisebread.com