best money tips http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/12024/all en-US Best Money Tips: 6 Ways to Attract Love in Your Life http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-6-ways-to-attract-love-in-your-life <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-ways-to-attract-love-in-your-life" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_heart_hands_91527955.jpg" alt="Woman finding ways to attract love in her life" 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 attract love, things you should be cleaning (but aren&rsquo;t), and items that are actually cheaper at Whole Foods.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2016/07/how-to-attract-love.html">6 Ways On How To Attract Love In Your Life</a> - The first step is to realize your true value and learn to love yourself. When you do, you'll attract positivity in your life, which promotes healthier relationships with other people. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/things-you-should-be-cleaning/">63 Things You Should Be Cleaning But Aren&rsquo;t</a> - If you want to maintain a clean house, make sure you clean these less-than-obvious places regularly. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/cheap-whole-foods-prices-14145/">20 Items That Are Cheaper at Whole Foods</a> - Yes, you can find bargains in the aisles of Whole Foods, especially on the store's 365 Everyday Value brand. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Help-Someone-Anxiety-42078628">7 Things You Can Do to Help Someone With Anxiety</a> - Everyone deals with anxiety attacks in different ways, and the easiest way to know what to do is to ask how you can help. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalvillage.com/2016/07/26/how-to-turn-your-favorite-photos-into-wall-art/">How to Turn Your Favorite Photos into Wall Art</a> - It can cost a small fortune to order a canvas print of a photograph, but with this method, all you need is a prefabricated canvas, your photo printed to the size of the canvas, some Mod Podge, foam brushes, and some acrylic paint. [Frugal Village]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dinksfinance.com/2016/07/3-things-can-sell-make-extra-money/">3 Things You Can Sell to Make Extra Money</a> - Collectors may be willing to pay $80-$150 for your old dress or tennis shoes. [Dinks Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/17918/dine-out-less.html">5 Real Strategies to Help You Dine Out Less</a> - You can limit how often you dine out and how much you spend by using only restaurant gift cards that you've earned from loyalty reward programs to fund your meals. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/11-science-backed-ways-to-build-permanent-habits/">11 Science-backed Ways To Build Permanent Habits</a> - Sure, it takes time to form a habit, but you can speed up the process by visualizing yourself as already having the habit. [Pick The Brain]</p> <p><a href="http://productivitytheory.com/how-to-have-hard-conversations/">How to Thrive in Difficult Conversations</a> - When you're having a difficult conversation, it's important to be as honest as possible. Don't avoid the tough parts. [Productivity Theory]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-ways-to-make-more-time-for-your-wife">7 Ways to Make More Time for Your Wife</a> - Resolve to do something nice for your spouse each 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-6-ways-to-attract-love-in-your-life">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/happily-ever-after-how-to-stay-married-for-29-years-and-counting">Happily Ever After: How to Stay Married for 29 Years (and Counting)</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-relationship-rules-you-should-be-breaking">10 Relationship Rules You Should Be Breaking</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/make-these-6-relationship-moves-now-or-youll-regret-it-in-20-years">Make These 6 Relationship Moves Now or You&#039;ll Regret It in 20 Years</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/spend-less-this-valentines-day-and-win-an-ipod-touch">Spend Less This Valentine’s Day (And Win an iPod Touch!)</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/change-your-life-by-learning-how-to-admit-youre-wrong">Change Your Life by Learning How to Admit You&#039;re Wrong</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Development best money tips love Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:00:10 +0000 Amy Lu 1760582 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: 5 Ways You're Overpaying for Health Care http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-5-ways-youre-overpaying-for-health-care <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-5-ways-youre-overpaying-for-health-care" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/doctor_piggy_bank_74424907.jpg" alt="Learning ways you&#039;re overpaying for health care" 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 you&rsquo;re spending too much on health care, how to optimize your workspace, and why sales tax holidays are not as great as they sound.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneyspruce.com/5-ways-spending-much-health-care/">5 Ways You Are Spending too Much on Health Care</a> &mdash; A procedure may cost more because of how you pay. Discuss alternative payment methods and find what works best for your situation. [Money Spruce]</p> <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/five-ways-to-optimize-your-workspace-for-productivity-1784310012">Five Ways to Optimize Your Workspace for Productivity</a> &mdash; You can get into a better working flow by using different places for different kinds of action. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0725/Are-sales-tax-holidays-good-for-anyone">Are sales tax holidays good for anyone?</a> &mdash; Economists say that sales tax holidays don't work the way they were meant to. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Naps-Good-You-40387042">6 Reasons You Should Nap More</a> &mdash; Feeling agitated, sad, or tense? Napping can help reduce anxiety and depression. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://inexpensively.com/articles/the-hidden-cost-of-disorganization/">The Hidden Cost of Disorganization</a> &mdash; When you're disorganized, it's easy to lose money &mdash; literally! [Inexpensively]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/lifestyle/shopping/20-places-that-give-you-free-stuff-on-your-birthday/70248">20 Places That Give You Free Stuff On Your Birthday</a> &mdash; Sign up for the birthday club at Baskin Robbins and get a free ice cream on your special day! [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="https://due.com/blog/5-signs-time-hire-virtual-assistant/">3 Signs It&rsquo;s Time to Hire a Virtual Assistant</a> &mdash; Not all business tasks are created equal. The day-to-day stuff that don't make any money can be handed off to a virtual assistant. [Due]</p> <p><a href="https://due.com/blog/5-signs-time-hire-virtual-assistant/">Apartment Hunting: 5 Things You Should Bring With You</a> &mdash; Bring a tape measure to get a better idea of how large the rooms and doorways are&hellip;and whether your furniture will fit. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://couplemoney.com/cars-and-road-trips/road-trip-ideas-tips/">Road Trip Ideas to Maximize Fun and Not Break Your Budget</a> &mdash; You don't want to worry about your car breaking down in the middle of your road trip. If you aren't renting a car, be sure to check your fluids and tires, and have an emergency kit on hand. [Couple Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0725/Are-sales-tax-holidays-good-for-anyone">6 Perfect Summer Chores for Kids</a> &mdash; Have your kids help you water your plants. They'll see their hard work pay off when the plants grow and flowers bloom! [Parenting Squad]</p> <p>&nbsp;</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-5-ways-youre-overpaying-for-health-care">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/3-times-to-consider-declining-your-employers-health-coverage">3 Times to Consider Declining Your Employer&#039;s Health Coverage</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-ways-to-spend-your-last-minute-health-care-fsa-funds">8 Ways to Spend Your Last-Minute Health Care FSA Funds</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/make-these-9-health-moves-now-or-youll-regret-it-in-20-years">Make These 9 Health Moves Now or You&#039;ll Regret It in 20 Years</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/funny-taste-mystery-using-google-for-medical-diagnoses">Funny Taste Mystery: Using Google for Medical Diagnoses</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-ways-social-media-saved-someones-life">5 Ways Social Media Saved Someone&#039;s Life</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Health and Beauty best money tips health care Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:00:11 +0000 Amy Lu 1759841 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Make Your Home Look Cleaner Than It Is http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-make-your-home-look-cleaner-than-it-is <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-make-your-home-look-cleaner-than-it-is" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_cleaning_house_90123047.jpg" alt="Woman making her home look cleaner than it is" 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 hacks that make your home look cleaner than it actually is, quick ways to save on groceries, and cheap and fun ways to cool off this summer.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/hacks-to-make-your-home-look-cleaner-than-it-is/">11 Brilliant Hacks To Make Your Home Look Cleaner Than It Is</a> &mdash; If you don't have time for anything else, make sure the Three T's &mdash; televisions, tabletops, and toilets &mdash; are dust- and grime-free. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.everybodylovesyourmoney.com/2016/07/25/5-quick-ways-to-save-money-on-groceries-this-week.html">5 Quick Ways to Save Money On Groceries This Week</a> &mdash; Pay with cash when you go to the grocery store. You can designate an amount to spend on groceries each month, put the cash in an envelope, and take it with you to the store. This forces you to keep a strict grocery budget and helps curb spending. [Everybody Loves Your Money]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/5-cheap-and-fun-ways-to-cool-off-this-summer">5 Cheap (and Fun) Ways to Cool Off This Summer</a> &mdash; Make your own frozen treats by freezing your favorite drink in a cup or popsicle mold. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0724/Five-sites-for-finding-the-perfect-babysitter">Five sites for finding the perfect baby sitter</a> &mdash; Care.com and SitterCity are the market leaders. They work the same way and offer similar features, so the deciding factor may be the popularity of the sites in your area. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/laws-of-wealth/">The Laws of Wealth: Secrets to Investing Success</a> &mdash; Investing can seem confusing and risky when you don't know where to start. Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET to learn how to invest successfully. [Experian]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/What-Interviewers-Mean-When-Ask-Questions-35457160">10 Things Interviewers Really Want to Know When They Ask These Questions</a> &mdash; When an interviewer gives you an incredibly hard problem, they really just want to see how you handle stress and whether you can work out the steps to find a solution. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://savingdollarsandsense.com/how-to-begin-homesteading/">How to Begin Homesteading Without a Farm</a> &mdash; Start small! The homesteading lifestyle is all about self-reliance, so start growing your own veggie garden, cooking from scratch, and making your own soap. [Saving Dollars &amp; Sense]</p> <p><a href="http://thefrugalgirls.com/2016/07/purse-organizing-ideas.html">9 Purse Organizing Ideas + Tips to Lighten your Load!</a> &mdash; Only carry the keys you use on a regular basis. Leave the rest at home! [The Frugal Girls]</p> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2016/07/25/how-to-take-back-your-time-in-just-5-simple-steps/">How to Take Back Your Time in Just 5 Simple Steps</a> &mdash; Think about what your ideal life would look like five years from now. Then, set specific goals that will help you make this vision a reality. [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cleverdude.com/content/movie-night-how-to-have-more-fun-and-save-money/">Movie Night: How To Have More Fun AND Save Money!</a> &mdash; You can spend a small fortune on drinks and snacks if you buy them at a theater. Instead, stop by a restaurant or bar for happy hour before the show. [Clever Dude]</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-make-your-home-look-cleaner-than-it-is">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-really-easy-ways-to-unclog-drains">10 Really Easy Ways to Unclog Drains</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/secret-homemade-stain-removers-that-kick-butt">6 Secret Homemade Stain Removers That Kick Butt</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-mops">The 5 Best Mops</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/25-things-to-throw-out-today">25 Things to Throw Out Today</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-things-in-your-kitchen-that-get-rid-of-bad-smells-naturally">6 Things in Your Kitchen That Get Rid of Bad Smells Naturally</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Home best money tips cleaning Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:30:32 +0000 Amy Lu 1759218 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Get Discounts By Playing Pokémon Go http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-get-discounts-by-playing-pok-mon-go <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-get-discounts-by-playing-pok-mon-go" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/pokemon_go_app_20506199.jpg" alt="Learning how to get discounts by playing pokemon go" 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 playing Pokémon Go can help you save money, practical tips for a frugal summer road trip, and easy ways to stay awake naturally.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0719/Pokemon-Go-How-to-catch-all-the-savings">Pokémon Go: How to catch all the savings</a> &mdash; Businesses are cashing in on the Pokémon Go craze and offering discounts to players. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Budget-Road-Trip-Tips-41819033">11 Practical Tips For Saving Money on Your Summer Road Trip</a> &mdash; Before you set out, stock up on portable snacks that don't need refrigeration and buy your drinks in bulk. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.easyways.net/10-easy-ways-stay-awake-naturally/">10 Easy Ways To Stay Awake Naturally</a> &mdash; Drinking a glass of water every hour will keep you hydrated and alert. [easyWays]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/top-tips-and-tools-for-faking-tan-without-breaking-the-bank/">Top Tips for Faking a Tan Without Frying Your Wallet</a> &mdash; Self-tanners can be tricky, but there are a few steps you can take to get the best results. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.northerncheapskate.com/know-all-the-costs-before-you-buy/">Know All the Costs Before You Buy</a> &mdash; Whether you're buying clothes, books, toys or gadgets, you should also consider other potential costs &mdash; even if it's a bargain. [Northern Cheapskate]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.girlsjustwannahavefunds.com/5-ways-to-successfully-negotiate-a-lowball-job-offer/">5 Ways To Successfully Negotiate A Lowball Job Offer</a> &mdash; Get over the fear of being too aggressive! There's nothing wrong with standing up for yourself during a job interview. [Girls Just Wanna Have Funds]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/junk-food-recipes-14116/">11 Ways to Turn Junk Food Into a Proper Meal</a> &mdash; Love Cheetos? Crush some up and sprinkle onto an easy macaroni and cheese casserole. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/5-things-bringing-home-pet/">5 Things to do Before Bringing Home a Pet</a> &mdash; Research the breed and its quirk so you know what to expect. There are many online resourced to find information, and you can also check breed-specific clubs. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dontpayfull.com/blog/save-money-on-work-lunches">How to Eat Tasty and Save Money on Work Lunches</a> &mdash; Think about lunch when you make dinner. How can you repurpose the leftovers for a tasty lunch? [Don't Pay Full]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savingfreak.com/how-to-retire-abroad-or-overseas/">15 Things to Consider Before Retiring Abroad</a> &mdash; Unless you don't mind roughing it during your retirement, you'll have to consider the infrastructure at your retirement destination. [Saving Freak]</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-get-discounts-by-playing-pok-mon-go">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/8-common-weekend-money-traps-and-how-to-avoid-them">8 Common Weekend Money Traps (And How to Avoid Them)</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/flashback-friday-72-brilliant-ways-to-stretch-20">Flashback Friday: 72 Brilliant Ways to Stretch $20</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/my-budget-challenge-2016-how-to-live-frugally-when-you-have-no-time">My Budget Challenge 2016: How to Live Frugally When You Have No Time</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/15-ways-to-save-money-when-getting-your-drink-on">15 Ways to Save Money When Getting Your Drink On</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-reasons-frugal-families-love-boardgame-night">8 Reasons Frugal Families Love Boardgame Night</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Frugal Living best money tips pokemon go Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:00:07 +0000 Amy Lu 1755643 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: 30 Ways to Save Money on Groceries http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-30-ways-to-save-money-on-groceries <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-30-ways-to-save-money-on-groceries" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_holding_groceries_47243780.jpg" alt="Woman finding ways to save money on groceries" 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 saving money on groceries without clipping coupons, a frugal guide to building a home gym, and important career lessons to learn by age 30.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.morewithlesstoday.com/hate-to-clip-coupons-30-ways-to-save-on-groceries">Hate to Clip Coupons? 30 Ways to Save on Groceries</a> &mdash; Cook from your pantry! Plan one or two meals a week where you only use items that you already have on hand. [More With Less Today]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/17933/rent-a-room-out.html">The Frugal Girl&rsquo;s Guide To Building A Home Gym</a> &mdash; What are your fitness priorities? Write down three workouts that you're excited to do and begin building your gym for those workouts. [Living On 50]</p> <p><a href="https://www.lupgrade.com/5-important-career-lessons-learn-age-30/">5 Important Career Lessons You Should Learn By Age 30</a> &mdash; You'll likely come across at least one or two grouchy bosses during your career. Try to remain civil and professional at all times&hellip;but if it becomes too much, prepare a solid exit plan. [Life Upgrade]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/personal-finance/how-to-save-money/simple-tips-affordable-back-school-shopping/69933">Simple Tips for More Affordable Back-to-School Shopping</a> &mdash; Check the school policy before you shop to avoid buying clothing, shoes, and supplies that aren't allowed in the classroom. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/What-Annoys-Hiring-Managers-34912002">9 Things That Really Annoy Hiring Managers</a> &mdash; When you don't ask questions, hiring managers will think that you're not interested in the company and you're not really trying to get the position. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dinksfinance.com/2016/07/money-habits-to-change/">Money Habits to Change</a> &mdash; A quick way to go broke is to invest without doing your research. [Dinks Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneysoldiers.com/how-to-clean-a-mattress/">How to Clean a Mattress</a> &mdash; Artificial, chemical products are good at cleaning your mattress, but overexposure to chemicals isn't good for your health. Instead, use natural products like baking soda, etheric oil, or even vodka to clean your mattress. [Money Soldiers]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/17933/rent-a-room-out.html">6 Things to Consider Before You Take in a Renter</a> &mdash; Think about your personal habits and your personality. Would you be okay with living with someone you may not know? What would you look for in a tenant? [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneydigest.sg/sensible-ways-save-money-traveling-group/">Sensible Ways To Save Money When Traveling With A Group</a> &mdash; Sure, it's easy to grab a bite at the hotel restaurant, but you'll save more (and experience more) by checking out local cafes and restaurants. [Money Digest]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2016/07/marketing-with-facebook.html">4 Good Reasons For Marketing With Facebook</a> &mdash; Facebook's analytics helps you engage with the people who would be interested in what you sell. [Dumb Little Man]</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-30-ways-to-save-money-on-groceries">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/the-best-and-worst-times-to-go-grocery-shopping">The Best and Worst Times to Go Grocery 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-only-15-foods-that-are-worth-buying-organic">The Only 15 Foods That Are Worth Buying Organic</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-6-healthiest-grocery-stores">The 6 Healthiest Grocery Stores</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-frugal-rules-you-must-follow-when-shopping-at-costco">5 Frugal Rules You Must Follow When Shopping at Costco</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-meaning-of-milk-label-colors">The Meaning of Milk Label Colors</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Food and Drink best money tips grocery shopping Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:30:32 +0000 Amy Lu 1755642 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Smart Things to Do With $1,000 http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-smart-things-to-do-with-1000 <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-things-to-do-with-1000" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_smart_cash_76051093.jpg" alt="Woman learning smart things to do with $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 smart things to do with $1,000, easy ways to extend your vegetable growing season, and something to try when you&rsquo;re too anxious to sleep.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.fool.com/investing/2016/07/18/5-smart-things-you-can-do-with-1000-right-now.aspx?source=iedfolrf0000001">5 Smart Things You Can Do With $1,000 Right Now</a> &mdash; There are many ways to invest in yourself with just $1,000. You can spend it on a gym membership to help you get fit, use it on language-learning classes and materials, or strengthen your relationship with a romantic weekend getaway. [The Motley Fool]</p> <p><a href="http://savingdollarsandsense.com/3-easy-ways-extend-vegetable-growing-season/">3 Easy Ways to Extend Your Vegetable Growing Season</a> &mdash; Add a heavy layer of mulch to protect your plants. The mulch will insulate the soil and help hold in moisture. [Saving Dollars &amp; Sense]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Fall-Asleep-When-Anxious-Before-Event-Interview-41945122">Too Anxious to Sleep? Try This One Thing Tonight!</a> &mdash; The more anxious you are, the more important it is to stretch out and deepen the transition to sleep. Have a longer bath, make the room darker, and take longer breaths during your nighttime meditation. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/used-baby-gear-hazards-14112/">10 Hand-Me-Downs for Babies That You Don't Want</a> &mdash; Getting hand-me-downs from friends and family is a great way to save money on a new baby but there are a few items that you should avoid for safety reasons. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.pfadvice.com/2016/07/16/is-making-money-with-rideshare-as-easy-as-they-say/">Is Making Money with Rideshare as Easy as They Say?</a> &mdash; Your car will take on more wear and tear when you're a rideshare driver. Be sure to put aside some of your earnings for inevitable car repairs. [Personal Finance Advice]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.budgetsaresexy.com/2016/07/how-to-quit-job-in-style/">How to Quit Your Job in Style</a> &mdash; Unhappy employees have quit via sheet cake, barbershop quintet, and interpretive dance. If you prefer a smoother breakup, however, a short, dated resignation letter will do the trick. [Budgets Are Sexy]</p> <p><a href="http://couplemoney.com/travel/quick-money-tips-for-travelers/">Quick Money Tips for Travelers</a> &mdash; It can be difficult to anticipate which form of payment will be accepted in the places you travel, so it's a good idea to carry cash as well as plastic. [Couple Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thepennyhoarder.com/companies-with-lifetime-warranties/">15 Popular Brands With Lifetime Warranties: If It Breaks, They&rsquo;ll Fix It</a> &mdash; Backpack-maker Jansport is known for its top-notch warranty. If a bag ever breaks down, they'll fix it. If they can't, they'll refund it or replace it. [The Penny Hoarder]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/earning-irregular-income/">8 Things to Consider When You&rsquo;re Earning An Irregular Income</a> &mdash; Before you change jobs to one without a regular income, make sure you have a safety net that you can fall back on when times get tough. [Money Q&amp;A]</p> <p><a href="http://www.threethriftyguys.com/2016/07/how-to-modify-your-personal-finance-behavior/">How to Modify Your Personal Finance Behavior</a> &mdash; Set goals and post them on a wall or the fridge so that you're reminded every day of what you're striving for. [Three Thrifty Guys]</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-smart-things-to-do-with-1000">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/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-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/6-celebrities-with-shockingly-low-net-worths">6 Celebrities With Shockingly Low Net Worths</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-improve-your-finances-using-social-media">How to Improve Your Finances Using Social Media</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-money-moves-to-make-the-moment-you-decide-to-get-married">5 Money Moves to Make the Moment You Decide to Get Married</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-easy-ways-to-wake-up-richer-tomorrow-than-you-are-today">12 Easy Ways to Wake Up Richer Tomorrow Than You Are Today</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Finance best money tips what to do with money Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:00:07 +0000 Amy Lu 1755641 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Save Big on Summer Flights http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-save-big-on-summer-flights <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-save-big-on-summer-flights" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/summer_travel_plane_41865538.jpg" alt="Learning how to save big on summer flights" 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 tips for saving big on summer flights, an expert&rsquo;s guide to making money from flea market flips, and the secrets to maintaining weight loss.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0715/Three-tips-for-saving-big-on-summer-flights">Three tips for saving big on summer flights</a> &mdash; Use Google Flights to search for the cheapest flights to your destination. You'll see the results on an easy-to-ready calendar, and you can search by region like &quot;Europe&quot; or &quot;the Caribbean&quot;. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugaltoad.com/personalfinance/expert-flippers-guide-making-money-flea-market-flipping">An Expert Flipper&rsquo;s Guide to Making Money Flea Market Flipping</a> &mdash; Don't get attached to items that are priced too high. If you overpay, the profit margin decreases significantly! [The Frugal Toad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/426283/6-secrets-people-who-maintain-weight-loss-know-but-you-dont">6 Secrets People Who Maintain Weight Loss Know But You Don&rsquo;t</a> &mdash; Don't force yourself to go to the gym if it isn't fun for you. Find ways to work that you actually enjoy! [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://www.oneincomedollar.com/2016/07/the-complete-guide-to-making-your-money.html">The Complete Guide to Making Your Money Go Further</a> &mdash; Prioritize your debts and create a plan for paying them off. [Stretching The One Income Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/DIY-Cleaning-Products-28901279#photo-28901279">Make These 69 DIY Cleaning Products For Pennies</a> &mdash; From laundry to carpeting to everything in your bathroom, these DIY solutions will clean every part of your home for mere pennies. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2016/07/smart-home-improvements.html">15 Budget Worthy Smart Home Improvements</a> &mdash; Dramatic LED lighting at your porch adds a nice touch to your main entrance&hellip; and intimidates burglars who would rather work in the dark. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/business/T057-S001-7-things-that-will-soon-disappear/index.html">10 Things That Will Soon Disappear Forever</a> &mdash; The traditional incandescent lightbulb is on its way out as consumers opt for more energy-efficient options. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://naturemoms.com/blog/2016/07/17/plants-to-repel-mosquitos/">How to Use Plants and More to Repel Mosquitoes</a> &mdash; Lemon balm is easy to grow, and if you strip off the leaves, crush them, and rub them on your exposed skin, you'll have a repellent that works as well as anything you can find at a store. [Nature Moms Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.morewithlesstoday.com/20-genius-uses-for-leftover-coffee-and-coffee-grounds/">20 Genius Uses for Leftover Coffee and Coffee Grounds</a> &mdash; Making gravy? Add some leftover coffee for a deeper color and extra flavor. [More With Less Today]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-ways-to-survive-a-camping-trip-with-kids">7 Ways to Survive a Camping Trip With Kids</a> &mdash; If your kids have never gone camping, do a practice one in your yard first. [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-save-big-on-summer-flights">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-3"> <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/top-5-travel-reward-credit-cards">5 Best Travel Reward Credit Cards</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/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards">5 Best Sign-up Bonuses for Airline Miles 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/7-ways-to-protect-yourself-from-theft-while-traveling">7 Ways to Protect Yourself From Theft While Traveling</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-to-leave-behind-during-your-midsummer-trip">10 Things to Leave Behind During Your Midsummer Trip</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/retire-for-half-the-cost-in-these-5-countries">Retire for Half the Cost in These 5 Countries</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Travel best money tips summer flights Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:00:13 +0000 Amy Lu 1755540 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Shop Designer Items for Less http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-shop-designer-items-for-less <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-shop-designer-items-for-less" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_shopping_clothes_96379389.jpg" alt="Woman learning how to shop designer items for less" 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 shop designer for less, things that make you less productive at work, and easy ways to meet your family&rsquo;s savings goals.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/personal-finance/how-to-save-money/how-to-shop-designer-items-for-less-money/69685">How to Shop Designer Items for Less Money and Maximize Your Style</a> &mdash; Get to know when your favorite designers will be marked down so you don't have to pay full price. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Things-Waste-Your-Time-Work-38001474">8 Things That Are Decreasing Your Productivity at Work</a> &mdash; Don't let personal conversations with co-workers go on and on. Save that for happy hour after work! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://savingdollarsandsense.com/easy-ways-meet-familys-savings-goals/">Easy Ways to Meet Your Family&rsquo;s Savings Goals</a> &mdash; You don't have to tackle it alone! Get everyone involved when setting savings goals and discussing ways to achieve them. [Saving Dollars &amp; Sense]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0714/DIY-for-the-win-how-to-save-on-wedding-invitations">DIY for the win: how to save on wedding invitations</a> &mdash; Before you start designing your own invitations, consider the dimension of the envelope. Envelopes that are not the standard size and shape will cost more to mail. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/bounce-back/">How to Bounce Back from a Financial Crisis</a> &mdash; A financial crisis can happen to anyone, but there are steps you can take before and after a crisis hits to get back on your feet. Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET to learn about ways to bounce back after a financial crisis. [Experian]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.bestkeptself.com/2016/07/13/5-daily-questions-satisfying-life/">5 Daily Questions for a More Satisfying Life</a> &mdash; The next time you feel like your life is running you instead of the other way around, ask yourself how you will add more play, fun, and joy to this day. [Best Kept Self]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/cut-dry-cleaning-costs-14102/">10 Ways to Shrink Your Dry Cleaning Bill and Still Look Great</a> &mdash; Certain items should be dry cleaned only once a year. Take a garment brush to your wool coats to give a freshly-cleaned impression and use a fabric steamer to banish wrinkles and minor odors. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adventuresinfrugalland.com/40-frugal-things-kids-summer/">40 Frugal Things To Do With Your Kids This Summer</a> &mdash; Play a game of hide and seek at night! [Adventures in Frugal Land]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/17884/upgrade-technology-for-less.html">6 Ways to Upgrade Your Technology for Less</a> &mdash; An easy (and usually free) way to upgrade your tech is to update its software. Software updates can fix glitches, make your system run faster, and add new features. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-ways-to-improve-race-relations-at-home">6 Ways to Improve Race Relations at Home</a> &mdash; When you see someone being marginalized or profiled, speak up if it's safe to do so. Show your kids what it looks like to stand up for justice and equality. [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-shop-designer-items-for-less">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-10"> <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/the-5-best-home-hair-dyes">The 5 Best Home Hair Dyes</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/how-to-find-the-best-back-to-school-sales">How to Find the Best Back to School Sales</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/the-5-best-pet-flea-medications">The 5 Best Pet Flea Medications</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-sneaky-ways-wholesale-clubs-get-you-to-you-spend-more">8 Sneaky Ways Wholesale Clubs Get You to You Spend More</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Shopping best money tips designer brands Tue, 19 Jul 2016 09:30:32 +0000 Amy Lu 1754765 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways to Never Pay Full Price for Anything http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-never-pay-full-price-for-anything <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-never-pay-full-price-for-anything" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/women_friends_shopping_83148879.jpg" alt="Women finding ways to never pay full price for anything" 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 avoid paying full price every time you shop, a simple strategy to get better at anything, and how to lower your Internet bill.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/slideshows/15-ways-never-pay-full-price-for-anything/">15 Ways to Never Pay Full Price for Anything</a> &mdash; Follow your favorite retailers and brands on social media networks to get the latest news on sales, coupons, and other discounts. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="https://www.scotthyoung.com/blog/2016/07/12/get-better/">A Simple Strategy for Getting Better at Things</a> &mdash; Getting better at something requires some combination of habits and skills. If you improve these, you can get better anything. [Scott H. Young]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0712/How-to-lower-your-internet-bill-even-if-you-re-a-heavy-streamer">How to lower your internet bill even if you're a heavy streamer</a> &mdash; Check the rates for any local providers. They may offer lower prices for better service to better compete with major services like Comcast and AT&amp;T. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Backpacking-Tips-Beginners-41816964">13 Backpacking Tips For Your First Big Adventure</a> &mdash; Don't forget to bring baby powder. You can use it as a shampoo, deodorant, a cure for chaffing, and to dry out damp boots. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/ways-youre-making-house-cleaning-harder/">9 Ways You&rsquo;re Making House Cleaning Harder Than It Has To Be</a> &mdash; When you don't clean as you go, you end up with a bigger mess than it needs to be. Wash any dishes or utensils you use when you're cooking and put your clothes away after you undress. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2016/07/improve-your-focus.html">4 Habits That Will Improve Your Focus And Destroy Procrastination</a> &mdash; Before you do anything else for the day, tackle the hardest, most unpleasant task on your list. Set a timer and start working on it. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marksdailyapple.com/12-common-causes-of-bloating-and-how-to-eliminate-them/#axzz4EJPdzqx9">12 Common Causes of Bloating (and How to Eliminate Them)</a> &mdash; Not having enough stomach acid can lead to bloating. Drinking a few tablespoons of apple cider vinegar in water can help. [Mark's Daily Apple]</p> <p><a href="http://www.positivityblog.com/index.php/2016/07/13/happy-summer/">7 Small Ways to Make This The Happiest Summer of Your Life</a> &mdash; Don't get lost in the past or the future &mdash; focus on the small moments right here, right now. [The Positivity Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/things-to-do-at-home-when-youre-bored/">17 Productive Things to Do at Home When You&rsquo;re Bored</a> &mdash; Round up all the writing implements stashed throughout your house. Test each one and toss any that no longer work. [The Order Expert]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-ways-to-curb-your-childs-procrastination">6 Ways to Curb Your Child's Procrastination</a> &mdash; Have your child do their tasks early in the day. When they've accomplished what they need to do, they can get to the things they want to do. [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-ways-to-never-pay-full-price-for-anything">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-10"> <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/the-5-best-home-hair-dyes">The 5 Best Home Hair Dyes</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/how-to-find-the-best-back-to-school-sales">How to Find the Best Back to School Sales</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/the-5-best-pet-flea-medications">The 5 Best Pet Flea Medications</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-sneaky-ways-wholesale-clubs-get-you-to-you-spend-more">8 Sneaky Ways Wholesale Clubs Get You to You Spend More</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Shopping best money tips never pay full price Mon, 18 Jul 2016 10:00:11 +0000 Amy Lu 1753042 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Organize These Areas to Save Money http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-organize-these-areas-to-save-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-organize-these-areas-to-save-money" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_shoe_closet_25804875.jpg" alt="Woman organizing areas to save money" 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 areas to organize if you want to save money, how to speed up a sluggish day, and state fairs with free attractions that the whole family can enjoy.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.cultofmoney.com/2016/07/13/4-areas-must-organize-want-save-money/">4 Areas You Must Organize if You Want to Save Money</a> &mdash; The first place to organize is your food storage. You're more likely to eat what you have &mdash; before it goes bad &mdash; if you know where everything is. [Cult of Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Make-Workday-Go-Faster-38066287">Here's How to Make Your Sluggish Workday Go (a Lot) Faster</a> &mdash; Whip out your headphones and listen to music between tasks. Focus on how the song makes you feel while you're taking this mental break. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/state-fairs-2016-14099/">18 Standout State Fairs With Free Attractions</a> &mdash; The price of admission to these state fairs also include fun freebies and special entertainment options. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://fitzvillafuerte.com/deal-rich-friends-big-spenders.html">4 Ways to Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings</a> &mdash; You can't count on extra money left over after your monthly expenses. Make sure you contribute regularly and add retirement savings to your budget. [Yes, I Am Cheap]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/personal-finance/how-to-save-money/frugal-people-never-make-these-mistakes/69766">Frugal People Never Make These Mistakes</a> &mdash; Frugal people eat leftovers all the time. They never waste anything that can be reused or repurposed. [SheBudgets]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://due.com/blog/3-tips-strong-linkedin-profile/">3 Tips to Having a Strong LinkedIn Profile</a> &mdash; When you list your work accomplishments and experience, provide facts and metrics to show what exactly you can do and by how much. [Due]</p> <p><a href="http://fitzvillafuerte.com/deal-rich-friends-big-spenders.html">How To Deal with Rich Friends Who are Big Spenders</a> &mdash; Communication is key! Be honest about your financial limitations. If they're real friends, they won't try to pressure you into spending money when you're out with them. [Ready To Be Rich]</p> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/basement-maintenance-101/">Basement Maintenance 101: 5 Tips for Maintaining Your Basement</a> &mdash; Perform these checks regularly to catch potential issues in your basement. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://savvyscot.com/how-to-find-a-good-income-property/">How to Find a Good Income Property</a> &mdash; Unless it's a new construction, odds are you'll be visiting the property fairly frequently to address any issues. Make sure it's a drive that you can handle. [The Savyy Scot]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-this-dad-learned-to-love-minecraft">How This Dad Learned to Love Minecraft</a> &mdash; Unlike many video games, Minecraft offers kids the opportunity to develop important skills. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p>&nbsp;</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-organize-these-areas-to-save-money">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/these-checklists-will-make-your-life-better">These Checklists Will Make Your Life Better</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/best-ways-to-count-and-cash-in-your-change">Best Ways to Count (and Cash in) Your Change</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/9-dumb-ways-youre-going-to-waste-money-this-summer">9 Dumb Ways You&#039;re Going to Waste Money This Summer</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-online-tools-to-manage-your-money-in-under-10-minutes-a-week">5 Online Tools to Manage Your Money in Under 10 Minutes a Week</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/these-5-apps-will-help-you-finally-organize-your-money">These 5 Apps Will Help You Finally Organize Your Money</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Organization best money tips save money Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:30:32 +0000 Amy Lu 1752223 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Easy Ways to Automate Your Life http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-easy-ways-to-automate-your-life <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-easy-ways-to-automate-your-life" 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_stretching_81268313_0.jpg" alt="Woman finding easy ways to automate her life" 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 ways to automate your life, maintain your work-life balance, and save money at an amusement park.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="https://blog.mint.com/consumer-iq/easy-ways-to-automate-your-life-071116/">Easy Ways to Automate Your Life</a> &mdash; You can save a lot of time, energy, and money by having household goods and groceries shipped to your door. [mintLife]</p> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2016/07/11/8-ways-to-maintain-your-workhome-balance/">8 Ways to Maintain Your Work/Life Balance</a> &mdash; Stop doing what you hate. If there's something on your schedule that you do out of obligation, guilt or stress, figure out what you need to do to get them off your to-do list. [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cleverdude.com/content/6-ways-to-save-money-on-a-trip-to-an-amusement-park/">6 Ways To Save Money On A Trip To An Amusement Park</a> &mdash; Considering how much a regular-sized fountain drink costs in a theme park, you can save a lot by getting a pass for unlimited drink refills. [Clever Dude]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/shopping-with-purpose/">Why Shopping With Purpose Will Save You Money</a> &mdash; When you're out shopping, decide what your priorities are. Be more conscious of what you are buying &mdash; are you looking for an investment or a bargain, or both? [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/TripAdvisor-Airline-Reviews-41928969">TripAdvisor Is Launching an Airline Reviewing Platform That Will Change the Way You Travel</a> &mdash; Before you fly with a new airline, check out the reviews at TripAdvisor and read up on other travelers' experiences and to see which flight options are worth it. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/some-thoughts-on-vacation-souvenirs-and-eight-smart-alternatives-to-overpriced-tourist-items/">Some Thoughts on Vacation Souvenirs &mdash; and Eight Smart Alternatives to Overpriced Tourist Items</a> &mdash; Keep a travel journal to write down the highlights of each day of your vacation. It's a great way to unwind and you'll be reminded of your favorite moments every time you read it. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/track-budget-simplyspend/">How To Get Back On Track With A Budget (Or Simply&hellip;Spend Less!)</a> &mdash; If it feels like your spending is out of control, it may be time for a fiscal fast. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalbuzz.com/articles/money-saving-tips/how-to-reduce-small-business-costs/">How To Cut Your Small Business Expenses Quickly And Easily</a> &mdash; Always have extra supplies on hand so you don't have to pay more for express shipping. [Frugal Buzz]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/article/retirement/T010-C000-S001-are-tiny-homes-right-for-retirees.html">Are Tiny Homes Right for Retirees?</a> &mdash; Tiny homes can be a good choice for some retirees &mdash; as long as they include retiree-friendly features, like a bed on the main level and a full bath with grab bars and a wide shower. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/12-things-you-need-to-know-before-visiting-legoland-florida">12 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Legoland Florida</a> &mdash; Bring Lego mini figures with you! Many Legoland Florida employees walk around with mini figures attached to their shirts and they'll trade with you. [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-easy-ways-to-automate-your-life">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-4"> <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/5-ways-to-ease-into-a-day-job-after-freelancing">5 Ways to Ease Into a Day Job After Freelancing</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/flashback-friday-51-easy-ways-to-live-a-happier-life">Flashback Friday: 51 Easy Ways to Live a Happier Life</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/7-surprising-benefits-of-failure">7 Surprising Benefits of Failure</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-negotiating-skills-everyone-should-master">8 Negotiating Skills Everyone Should Master</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/17-things-car-salesmen-dont-want-you-to-know">17 Things Car Salesmen Don&#039;t Want You to Know</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Life Hacks automate best money tips Thu, 14 Jul 2016 10:00:07 +0000 Amy Lu 1751371 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: 100 Quick Ways to Make $100 http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-100-quick-ways-to-make-100 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-100-quick-ways-to-make-100" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_holding_cash_91631799_0.jpg" alt="woman learning quick ways to make $100" 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 a hundred ways to make a hundred bucks, pantry items to stock up on this summer, and the ultimate guide to backpacks for college students.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.goodfinancialcents.com/100-ways-to-make-money-fast/">100 Ways to Make $100 Fast</a> &mdash; Do you have musical instruments that no one plays? Sell them on Craigslist for top dollar, or take them to a music store for quick cash. [Good Financial Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dontpayfull.com/blog/pantry-items-to-stock-up-on-this-summer">10 Pantry Items to Stock Up On This Summer</a> &mdash; Retailers often mark down spices and condiments in July, so stock up when you find a good deal! [Don&rsquo;t Pay Full]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0711/The-ultimate-guide-to-backpacks-for-college-students">The ultimate guide to backpacks for college students</a> &mdash; You shouldn't be carrying around more than 10%-15% of your body weight. If your books weigh more than that, see what you can skip carrying or opt for a wheeled bag. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/What-Extroverts-Need-Feel-Sane-41806177">10 Things Extroverts Need to Feel Sane</a> &mdash; Extroverts enjoy connecting with other people and crave direct eye contact and touch. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/free-ab-workouts-14096/">12 At-Home Ab Exercises That Aren't Crunches or Sit-Ups</a> &mdash; These simple ab exercises will strengthen your core, no equipment necessary. [Cheapism]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/home-organizing/make-home-office/69613">How to Make the Most of Your Home Office</a> &mdash; Invest in a quality desk that will meet your needs. Make sure it is large enough and fits well in your work space. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://sustainablog.org/2016/07/from-trash-to-treasure-diy-toys-for-toddlers/">From Trash to Treasure: DIY Toys for Toddlers</a> &mdash; You can do so much with cardboard! An easy project is to repurpose cereal boxes into toy blocks. [Sustainablog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.financialsamurai.com/how-to-live-like-the-top-one-percent-without-being-rich/">How To Live Like The Top One Percent Without Being Rich</a> &mdash; Learn how to earn, spend, invest, and work like the top 1%. [Financial Samurai]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/keep-things-tidy/">7 Quick Tips to Keep Things Tidy</a> &mdash; Avoid cluttering your space with scraps of paper and sticky notes. Whether it's physical or digital, keep all reference information contained in the same location. [The Order Expert]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-best-ways-to-encourage-an-anxious-child">7 Best Ways to Encourage an Anxious Child</a> &mdash; Focus on the effort, not the outcome. It's a lot easier for your child to try something new if you emphasize that the process, rather than the result, is the most important thing. [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-100-quick-ways-to-make-100">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-4"> <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/5-best-cash-back-credit-cards">5 Best Cash Back Credit Cards</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-clever-ways-people-are-making-money-from-pok-mon-go">8 Clever Ways People Are Making Money From Pokémon GO</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/clear-out-that-clutter-15-places-to-sell-your-stuff">Clear Out That Clutter: 15 Places to Sell Your Stuff</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/12-easy-ways-to-wake-up-richer-tomorrow-than-you-are-today">12 Easy Ways to Wake Up Richer Tomorrow Than You Are Today</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-ways-to-earn-extra-cash-when-money-is-tight">9 Ways to Earn Extra Cash When Money Is Tight</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Extra Income best money tips make $100 Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:00:13 +0000 Amy Lu 1750531 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Survive an International Flight http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-survive-an-international-flight <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-survive-an-international-flight" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_sleeping_plane_34032140_0.jpg" alt="Woman learning how to survive an international flight" 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 secrets to surviving an international flight, back-to-school sales that everyone can enjoy, and quick and easy ways to lower your blood pressure.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/International-Flight-Tips-41800944#photo-41800944">13 Secrets to Surviving an International Flight</a> -- Your choices for in-flight entertainment can be limited, so download a few of your favorite movies, TV shows, audiobooks, or podcasts to help you pass the time. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/0710/Back-to-school-sales-aren-t-just-for-students">Back-to-school sales aren't just for students</a> -- Many clothing retailers offer store-wide sales during the back-to-school season. Keep an eye out for deals at stores like Old Navy, Victoria's Secret, and Kohl's. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.easyways.net/9-easy-ways-lower-blood-pressure-quickly/">9 Easy Ways To Lower Blood Pressure Quickly</a> -- Eating more plant-based foods can help lower blood pressure and cholesterol. [easyWays]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/17763/tired-of-staycations-frugal-trips.html">Tired of Staycations? Try these Frugal and Fun Trips Instead</a> -- Choose a destination that is accessible by car. Road trips can be really fun, and you don't have to pay for air travel and all the fees and limitations that come with it. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.positivityblog.com/index.php/2016/07/07/start-spreading-optimism/">7 Ways to Start Spreading the Optimism Today</a> -- If someone in your life is stressed out, help them wind down. Invite them to a picnic, go for a swim, or just laugh with them. [The Positivity Blog]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.bestkeptself.com/2016/07/06/why-you-need-a-wind-down-routine/">Why You Need a Wind Down Routine</a> -- A wind down ritual can give you more restful sleep and help you jump start your morning. [Best Kept Self]</p> <p><a href="http://personalexcellence.co/blog/busy-productive/">Busy vs. Productive: Which One Are You? 7 Tips to be Productive, Not Busy</a> -- Busy people allow others to set the direction their life is headed. Productive people set their own direction and constantly evaluate their progress. [Personal Excellence]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stackthechips.com/tips-child-proof-home-budget/">Tips to Child-Proof Your Home on a Budget</a> -- Your cleaners are right at kid level if you store them under the kitchen sink. Place them in a higher cabinet instead to keep them away from curious hands. [Stack The Chips]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savethebills.com/decorate-rental-budget/">How to Decorate Your Rental on a Budget</a> -- If painting is not an option, use removable wallpaper. There are kinds that you can peel away and others that you can wax on and off like stickers.&nbsp; [Save The Bills]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-to-avoid-these-9-summer-vacation-mistakes">How to Avoid These 9 Summer Vacation Mistakes</a> -- Don't wait until the last minute to plan activities. Popular restaurants and attractions may require reservations a few days ahead of time. [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-survive-an-international-flight">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-3"> <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/top-5-travel-reward-credit-cards">5 Best Travel Reward Credit Cards</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/5-best-sign-up-bonuses-for-airline-miles-credit-cards">5 Best Sign-up Bonuses for Airline Miles 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/7-ways-to-protect-yourself-from-theft-while-traveling">7 Ways to Protect Yourself From Theft While Traveling</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-to-leave-behind-during-your-midsummer-trip">10 Things to Leave Behind During Your Midsummer Trip</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/retire-for-half-the-cost-in-these-5-countries">Retire for Half the Cost in These 5 Countries</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Travel best money tips international flight Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:30:36 +0000 Amy Lu 1749740 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Build a Money-Making Blog in a Week http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-build-a-money-making-blog-in-a-week <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-build-a-money-making-blog-in-a-week" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_computer_blogging_15167332.jpg" alt="Woman learning how to make a money-making blog in a week" 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 build a profitable blog in a week, legislation that may help you save $2,000 a year on food, and ways to keep your pets cool and safe this summer.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://makemoneyyourway.com/build-profitable-blog-week/">How to Build a Profitable Blog in a Week</a> &mdash; Making a living by blogging takes time, but you can get the ball rolling in just a week by following these steps. [Make Money Your Way]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/how-save-almost-3000-year-starting-today/">How to Save $2,000 a Year on Food</a> &mdash; Many consumers assume that &quot;use by&quot; labels on food deals with safety and quality, but they're actually put there by manufacturers to indicate optimal freshness or taste. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.oneincomedollar.com/2016/07/stay-cool-travel-safe-with-pets-this.html">Stay Cool &amp; Safe With Pets This Summer With These Helpful Tips!</a> &mdash; Matted fur traps heat, so be sure to brush your pets daily. [Stretching the One Income Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Reasons-Take-Break-40921138">Why Downtime Isn't Lazy &mdash; It's Actually GOOD For You</a> &mdash; Taking a quick power nap or a brisk walk alone can help solidify memories. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/19-questions-to-ask-when-scheduling-an-appointment/">19 Questions to Ask When Scheduling an Appointment</a> &mdash; You don't have to ask EVERY question&hellip; but getting the answers to a handful of these will certainly result in a less stressful appointment. [The Order Expert]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://blog.mint.com/how-to/how-travel-europe-budget-070516/">How to Travel Europe on a Budget</a> &mdash; Invest in a Eurail pass if you plan on traveling all over Europe. This pass allows you to visit 28 countries for a fixed cost. [mintLife]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefinancialblogger.com/5-first-steps-to-building-a-successful-budget/">5 First Steps to Building a Successful Budget</a> &mdash; Grouping all your purchases and other spending into categories will help you track the different kinds of expenses that you have each month. [The Financial Blogger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/life-hacks/knowing-helps-prevent-overspending-amazon/69418">Knowing This Helps Prevent You From Overspending with Amazon</a> &mdash; Having Amazon Prime two-day shipping can tempt you to buy everything from the giant retailer. It's easy and fast and you want to get your membership's worth, but you may be spending more money than you should. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.mydollarplan.com/how-to-choose-an-executor-for-your-will/">How to Choose an Executor for Your Will</a> &mdash; The executor will be responsible for going through your will and making sure your wishes are followed, so it's important that you choose someone who is competent, reliable, and trustworthy. [My Dollar Plan]</p> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/quick-fix-clean-coffee-stains-car-mats-gif/">Quick Fix: Clean Coffee Stains Out of Your Car Mats</a> &mdash; Spilled your coffee in the car? A solution of white vinegar and water (or white vinegar, water, and enzyme detergent if you add milk to your coffee) will clean it right up. [The Allstate Blog]</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-build-a-money-making-blog-in-a-week">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-5"> <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/22-websites-that-will-pay-you-to-write-for-them">22 Websites That Will Pay You to Write for Them</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-you-really-make-money-by-starting-a-blog">Can You Really Make Money by Starting a Blog?</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/6-ways-to-make-extra-money-using-social-media">6 Ways to Make Extra Money Using Social Media</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-easy-ways-to-make-extra-money-blogging">5 Easy Ways to Make Extra Money Blogging</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/how-do-bloggers-make-money-what-every-non-blogger-should-know">How Do Bloggers Make Money? What Every Non-blogger Should Know</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Extra Income best money tips blogging Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:00:09 +0000 Amy Lu 1748140 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Relieve Anxiety With These Soothing Apps http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-relieve-anxiety-with-these-soothing-apps <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-relieve-anxiety-with-these-soothing-apps" 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_music_52083516.jpg" alt="woman relieving anxiety with soothing apps on tablet" 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 apps that help relieve anxiety, things that&rsquo;ll be less expensive this summer, and ways to stay safe with Airbnb.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Apps-Help-Anxiety-41814545#photo-41814545">8 Apps That Relieve Anxiety</a> &mdash; Adult coloring books can help relieve stress. With Colorfly, you can color all you want on your smartphone or tablet! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneyspruce.com/4-items-will-less-expensive-summer/">4 Items That Will Be Less Expensive This Summer</a> &mdash; There's a worldwide oversupply of milk, cheese, and eggs, which means prices are expected to drop through the summer. [Money Spruce]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/stay-safe-airbnb/">How To Stay Safe With Airbnb</a> &mdash; Use the chat feature to get to know your host, and reach out to former guests, too, to find out what their experience was like. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://yesiamcheap.com/money-traps-you-should-never-give-in-to/">Money Traps You Should Never Give In To</a> &mdash; There are only a few situations where refinancing your mortgage will actually save you money. [Yes, I Am Cheap]</p> <p><a href="http://www.passionforsavings.com/12-creative-ways-save-christmas-now/">12 Creative Ways to Save for Christmas NOW!</a> &mdash; When you're shopping online, buy through a website that gives you cash back or gift cards for your purchases. [Passion for Savings]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/low-cost-airlines-14079/">What's the Best Low-Cost Airline?</a> &mdash; Don't just consider ticket prices when you want to save on airfare. Many budget airlines will charge extra for the amenities that most travelers want, but a few budget airlines still offer low base fares without charging you for everything else. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stevenaitchison.co.uk/blog/10-things-never-say-someone-trying/">10 Things You Should Never Say To Someone Who Is Trying</a> &mdash; If someone you know if trying to change for the better, please don't say any of these things. [Change Your Thoughts]</p> <p><a href="http://canadianfinanceblog.com/talk-about-money-with-children/">Why You Need to Talk About Money With Your Children</a> &mdash; Kids need to understand how money works in the world, and you can help guide their view through regular conversations about money. [Canadian Finance Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cultofmoney.com/2016/07/06/6-financial-habits-twenties/">6 Financial Habits for Your Twenties</a> &mdash; Make a plan for how you will spend your money. You don't need a super strict budget, but a spending guideline will help you make sure your bills are paid. [Cult of Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.currentoncurrency.com/dont-make-5-health-insurance-mistakes/">Don&rsquo;t Make These 5 Health Insurance Mistakes</a> &mdash; Don't just focus on deductibles and premiums. You also need to consider copays, coinsurance and out-of-pocket expenses. [Current on Currency]</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-relieve-anxiety-with-these-soothing-apps">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-6"> <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-deal-when-your-spouse-is-suffering-from-burnout">How to Deal When Your Spouse is Suffering From Burnout</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/how-to-score-free-rides-on-uber-lyft-and-sidecar">How to Score Free Rides on Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar</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/7-social-situations-all-introverts-fear">7 Social Situations All Introverts Fear</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-ways-to-ease-into-a-day-job-after-freelancing">5 Ways to Ease Into a Day Job After Freelancing</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/how-to-find-the-best-back-to-school-sales">How to Find the Best Back to School Sales</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Life Hacks anxiety apps best money tips Fri, 08 Jul 2016 09:30:33 +0000 Amy Lu 1747306 at http://www.wisebread.com