best money tips http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/12024/all en-US Best Money Tips: The Lifehacks Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-lifehacks-edition <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-lifehacks-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/taking-break-178982704-small.jpg" alt="taking break" title="taking break" 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 of the best articles from around the web on lifehacks and productivity!</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/articles/productivity/25-tiny-habits-that-could-totally-change-your-life.html">25 Tiny Habits That Could Totally Change Your Life</a> &mdash; Standing up every hour, on the hour could change your life. Sitting in silence for just a few minutes each day could too! [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/12-pinterest-hacks-to-make-housekeeping-easier">12 Pinterest Hacks to Make Housekeeping Easier</a> &mdash; Did you know bread can remove crayons from walls? [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://timemanagementninja.com/2012/03/to-get-ahead-do-21-things-that-others-dont/">To Get Ahead, Do 21 Things That Others Don't</a> &mdash; If you want to get ahead, have goals and learn new things. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2012/03/10-ways-to-find-more-hours-in-your-day.html">10 Ways to Find More Hours in Your Day</a> &mdash; Keeping your inbox closed while you are working and delegating some of your chores can help you find more hours in your day. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://onecentatatime.com/10-tips-to-increase-concentration-at-work-2/">10 Tips to Increase Concentration at Work</a> &mdash; To increase your concentration at work, make a list of your tasks and nourish your mind, body, and soul. [One Cent at a Time]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://christianpf.com/12-ways-to-turn-a-bad-day-into-a-better-one/">12 Ways To Turn a Bad Day Into a Better One</a> &mdash; If you are having a bad day, sing in your car or do something for someone else. [Christian PF]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifeoptimizer.org/2014/06/17/aspects-of-optimizing-life/">The 5 Aspects of Optimizing Life</a> &mdash; To optimize your life, you need to find balance between your work, health, learning, social, and spiritual life. [Life Optimizer]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2014/02/05/25-things-you-need-to-stop-wasting-time-on/">25 Things You Need to Stop Wasting Time On</a> &mdash; Stop wasting time on self-deception and a path that doesn't feel right. [Marc and Angel Hack Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Cleaning-Hacks-29264699">9 Cleaning Hacks From Real People</a> &mdash; Listening to music and cleaning your shower while you shower can help you stay on top of cleaning. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.positivityblog.com/index.php/2014/06/18/self-confidence-today/?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ThePositivityblog-PutSomePersonalDevelopmentAndPositivityIntoYourLife+%28The+PositivityBlog+-+Put+some+personal+development+and+positivity+into+your+life%29">3 Powerful Things You Can Start Doing Today to Improve Your Self-Confidence</a> &mdash; Give your self-confidence a boost by taking small steps outside your comfort zone. [The Positivity Blog]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-lifehacks-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Lifehacks Edition" 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> Life Hacks best money tips lifehacks productivity Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:00:05 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1147495 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Career Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-career-edition-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-career-edition-0" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/job-interview-166671683-small.jpg" alt="job interview" title="job interview" 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 of the best articles from around the web on everything related to your career!</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.biblemoneymatters.com/50-ways-to-make-money-and-increase-income/">50 Ways to Make Money: Maximizing, Creating, and Increasing Your Income</a> &mdash; Asking for more benefits or perks at your current position can help you maximize your income. [Bible Money Matters]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Cover-Letter-Introduction-Templates-31929718">How to Start Off Your Cover Letter Right</a> &mdash; To get your cover letter started off right, begin with a compliment. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/what-should-i-do-if-ive-been-passed-over-for-a-promoti-1558813533">What Should I Do If I've Been Passed Over for a Promotion?</a> &mdash; Were you passed over for a promotion? Remember that all promotions are not necessarily a good thing. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://freefrombroke.com/choices-401k-leave-your-job/">Don't Forget Your 401(k) When You Leave Your Job! Here's What You Can Do With It</a> &mdash; When you leave your job, consider rolling your 401(k) money into an IRA. [Free From Broke]</p> <p><a href="http://www.freemoneywisdom.com/control-the-job-interview-by-asking-all-the-questions/">Control the Job Interview by Asking All the Questions</a> &mdash; If you are able to ask the majority of the questions in a job interview, you have the upper hand. [Free Money Wisdom]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://sweatingthebigstuff.com/tips-to-stay-a-valuable-employee/">Tips to Stay a Valuable Employee</a> &mdash; Being an innovator can help you keep your status as a valuable employee. [Sweating the Big Stuff]</p> <p><a href="http://www.centuryni.com/blog/approach-job-hunt-differently/">How to Approach the Job Hunt Differently</a> &mdash; Volunteering while you look for work may open some new doors for you. [CNI]</p> <p><a href="http://www.consumerismcommentary.com/5-keys-to-full-time-employment-for-young-people/">5 Keys to Full-Time Employment for Young People</a> &mdash; When starting full-time employment, young people should expect to work like they've never worked before. [Consumerism Commentary]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyning.com/career/is-it-time-to-find-a-new-job-4-signs-its-time-to-quit/">Is It Time to Find a New Job? 4 Signs It's Time to Quit</a> &mdash; It may be time to find a new job if you wish you had more challenging assignments. [MoneyNing]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/from-the-playroom-to-the-boardroom-5-steps-for-returning-back-to-work">From the Playroom to the Boardroom: 5 Steps For Returning To Work</a> &mdash; If you plan on returning to work after time off as a parent, make sure you stay informed of trends in your profession. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-career-edition-0" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Career Edition" 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 job work Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:00:07 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1147494 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Home Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-home-edition <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-home-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/fixing-door-89987115-small.jpg" alt="fixing door" title="fixing door" 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 of the best articles around the web on everything related to your home!</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Home-Repairs-You-Can-Do-Yourself-31124855">7 Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself</a> &mdash; Chances are you don't need a professional to do caulking or fix a squeaky door in your home. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.fivecentnickel.com/2014/06/16/10-tips-most-first-time-home-buyers-dont-consider/">10 Tips Most First-Time Home Buyers Don't Consider</a> &mdash; Most first-time home buyers don't look beyond home staging or research grants or other forms of funding. [Five Cent Nickel]</p> <p><a href="http://lenpenzo.com/blog/id1317-19-tips-for-saving-a-bundle-of-money-on-home-appliances.html">19 Tips for Saving a Bundle of Money on Home Appliances</a> &mdash; If you want to save a bundle on home appliances, take advantage of price match guarantees or buy a floor model. [Len Penzo dot Com]</p> <p><a href="http://sustainablepersonalfinance.com/house-staging-tips/">34 House Staging Tips</a> &mdash; When you are trying to sell your home, keep the toilet seats down and make sure the windows are washed. [Sustainable Personal Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/seven-simple-tactics-we-use-to-keep-summer-energy-bills-low/">Seven Simple Tactics We Use to Keep Summer Energy Bills Low</a> &mdash; Using ambient lights and ceiling fans can help reduce your summer energy bill. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.freemoneyfinance.com/2006/08/save_money_by_p.html">Save Money by Planning Your Home Improvements in the Off Season</a> &mdash; If you plan on updating your home heating system, save money by updating it in the summer. [Free Money Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thedebtprincess.com/2013/08/15/frugal-decorating-tips-for-decorating-on-a-dime/">Frugal Decorating: Tips for Decorating on a Dime</a> &mdash; Having patience when it comes to finding the right item for your home and shopping with a list can help keep your decorating costs low. [The Debt Princess]</p> <p><a href="http://moneysmartlife.com/when-does-it-make-sense-to-rent-a-home-instead-of-buy/">When Does It Make Sense to Rent a Home Instead of Buy?</a> &mdash; It may make more sense to rent a home if the mortgage that comes with buying a house isn't affordable. [Money Smart Life]</p> <p><a href="http://cashmoneylife.com/home-additions-that-increase-your-insurance-rates/">3 Home Additions That Will Raise Your Insurance Rates</a> &mdash; Adding on an additional room to your home will increase your insurance rates. [Cash Money Life]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-to-decorate-a-green-baby-nursery">How to Decorate a &quot;Green&quot; Baby Nursery</a> &mdash; To decorate a green baby nursery, opt for wood floors covered with rugs. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-home-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Home Edition" 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> Home Real Estate and Housing best money tips home housing Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1147492 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Technology Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-technology-edition <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-technology-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/office-technology-144110290-small.jpg" alt="office technology" title="office technology" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we are featuring some of the best articles from around the web about technology, ranging from apps to smartphones to green tech and more!</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/2014/05/05/save-thousands-by-cutting-dying-tech-from-your-life/">Save Thousands by Cutting Dying Tech from Your Life</a> &mdash; Cutting your landline and ditching cable can help you save thousands. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.learnvest.com/2010/10/from-mobile-apps-to-online-storage-10-techy-ways-to-save-money/">From Mobile Apps To Online Storage: 10 Techy Ways to Save Money</a> &mdash; Using TextFree can save you money on text messages while Skype can save you money on VoIP. [Learnvest]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Online-Organization-Tools-11281762">12 Online Tools to Organize Your Life This Month</a> &mdash; Remember the Milk and Hootsuite can help you keep your life organized. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneycrashers.com/green-energy-technologies-solutions-home-improvement/">Top 10 Green Energy Technologies &amp; Solutions for Home Improvement</a> &mdash; If you want to update your home using green energy technologies, consider solar water heaters and double window panes. [Money Crashers]</p> <p><a href="http://livingonthecheap.com/5-surprising-ways-smart-phone-can-save-money/">5 Surprising Ways Your Smartphone Can Save You Money</a> &mdash; Have you ever used your smartphone to help you pay your bills on time? [Living on the Cheap]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/business/T059-S001-5-ways-technology-will-change-the-way-you-travel/">5 Ways Technology Will Change the Way You Travel</a> &mdash; Cars with wi-fi are now an option in certain brands of certain GMC, Cadillac, and Buick models. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.creditsesame.com/blog/15-helpful-apps-single-lady-without/">15 Helpful Apps No Single Lady Should Be Without</a> &mdash; AroundMe and Lumosity are a couple great apps every single lady should have. [Credit Sesame]</p> <p><a href="http://www.fatwallet.com/blog/10-technologies-invented-less-than-10-years-ago-we-cant-imagine-going-without/">10 Technologies Invented Less Than 10 Years Ago We Can't Imagine Going Without</a> &mdash; Can you imagine living without podcasts or Kindles? [FatWallet.com]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/top-10-tech-safety-tips-for-parents-of-tweens-and-teens">Top 10 Tech Safety Tips for Parents of Tweens and Teens</a> &mdash; To keep your kids safe around technology, be aware of ALL the technology they are using. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.bargaineering.com/articles/done5-tips-mobile-coupons.html">5 Tips for Using Mobile Coupons</a> &mdash; When using mobile coupons, use an app that can apply multiple coupons at once. [Bargaineering]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-technology-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Technology Edition" 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> Technology apps best money tips cell phones computers laptops technology Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:00:07 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1147199 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Car Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-car-edition <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-car-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/car-shopping-478789579-small.jpg" alt="car shopping" title="car 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 of the best articles from around the web on keeping your car expenses from draining your bank account.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneyunder30.com/car-buying-tricks">Car Buying Guide: Tricks to Save Thousands</a> &mdash; Negotiating via phone or email and financing wisely can help you save thousands when buying a car. [Money Under 30]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Questions-Ask-Used-Car-Seller-31000145">8 Questions to Ask When Buying a Used Car</a> &mdash; When buying a used car, ask the seller for maintenance records. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://sustainablepersonalfinance.com/16-driving-tips-to-improve-gas-mileage/">16 Driving Tips to Improve Gas Mileage</a> &mdash; You can reduce your gas mileage by using cruise control and checking your gas cap. [Sustainable Personal Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.budgetblonde.com/2013/07/26/buying-and-leasing-cars/">The Difference Between Buying and Leasing Cars</a> &mdash; If you move around a lot for work or pleasure, leasing a car may be a better option for you than buying one. [Budget Blonde]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thousandaire.com/how-to-protect-your-car-from-depreciation/">How to Protect Your Car from Depreciation</a> &mdash; Keeping your mileage down and holding onto your maintenance records can protect your car from depreciation. [Thousandaire]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.consumerismcommentary.com/save-money-at-the-gas-pump/">Save Money at the Gas Pump</a> &mdash; To save at the pump, maintain your car properly and plan your trips efficiently. [Consumerism Commentary]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2007/01/20-ways-to-waste-money-on-your-car.html">20 Ways to Waste Money on Your Car</a> &mdash; Using a dealer for oil changes and not changing your fuel filter can end up costing you more on your car. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/car-salesmen-tricks-they-do-not-want-you-to-know/">Car Salesman Tricks They Do Not Want You to Know</a> &mdash; Car salesmen do not want you to know the car's real invoice cost. [Money Q&amp;A]</p> <p><a href="http://livingonthecheap.com/live-without-car/">How to Live Without a Car</a> &mdash; If you want to eliminate your car expenses entirely, consider using services like ZipCar. [Living on the Cheap]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/surviving-and-thriving-on-an-extended-car-trip-with-your-kids">Surviving and Thriving on an Extended Car Trip with Your Kids</a> &mdash; Packing treats (or &quot;bribes&quot;) can help make extended car trips with your kids a success and keep them frugal. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-car-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Car Edition" 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 Cars Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1146782 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Cheap Eats Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-cheap-eats-edition <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-cheap-eats-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/eating-iStock_000009969295Small_0.jpg" alt="eating" title="eating" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="142" /></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 of the best articles from around the web on ways to keep your food expenses low.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://andthenwesaved.com/cheap-and-easy-food-to-make/">98 Cheap and Easy Foods to Make Under 5 Bucks!</a> &mdash; Did you know you can make breakfast burritos and French Onion soup for under $5? [And Then We Saved]</p> <p><a href="http://moneysavingmom.com/2012/03/how-to-afford-organic-foods-on-a-budget-2.html">How to Afford Organic Food on a Budget</a> &mdash; Afford organic food on a budget by planting a garden or joining a CSA. [Money Saving Mom]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Items-Dont-Expire-23603961">10 Grocery Items With a Long Shelf Life</a> &mdash; Vinegar can last indefinitely, while canned soda can last for about a year. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://money.usnews.com/money/the-frugal-shopper/2014/02/21/5-ways-to-save-money-at-restaurants">5 Ways to Save Money at Restaurants</a> &mdash; Taking advantage of happy hour deals can help you save the next time you dine out. [US News &amp; World Report]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalconfessions.com/food/helping-to-make-one-grocery-trip-last-two-weeks.php">Helping to Make One Grocery Trip Last Two Weeks</a> &mdash; To make one grocery trip last two weeks, cook with squash and make pesto. [Frugal Confessions]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.cashthechecks.com/save-money-at-the-grocery-store/">Save Money at the Grocery Store</a> &mdash; Planning out your meals for at least a week can help you save at the grocery store. [Cash The Checks]</p> <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/what-should-and-shouldnt-i-microwave-1532532172">What Should and Shouldn't I Microwave?</a> &mdash; It's ok to microwave food in glass containers, but not aluminum foil. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://financialhighway.com/money-saving-barbecue-menu-ideas/">Money-Saving Barbecue Menu Ideas</a> &mdash; Gourmet hotdogs are a frugal and fun barbecue menu option. [Financial Highway]</p> <p><a href="http://canadianfinanceblog.com/5-ways-to-enjoy-eating-out-without-spending-a-lot-on-food">5 Ways to Enjoy Eating Out Without Spending a Lot on Food</a> &mdash; To dine out frugally, go for a picnic or attend a local Farmer's Market. [Canadian Finance Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/top-10-resources-for-delicious-and-nutritious-baby-food-recipes">Top 10 Resources for Delicious and Nutritious Baby Food</a> &mdash; Weelicious.com and NurtureBaby.com are a couple great places where you can find nutritious baby food. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-cheap-eats-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Cheap Eats Edition" 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 cheap dining eating Food Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1146781 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips Roundup: The Frugal Education Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-roundup-the-frugal-education-edition <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-roundup-the-frugal-education-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/schoolboy-186598104-small.jpg" alt="schoolboy" title="schoolboy" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="167" /></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 of the best articles from around the web on keeping your education productive and frugal.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneycrashers.com/back-to-school-clothes-shopping-tips/">17 Back to School Clothes Shopping Tips to Save Money on Kids</a> &mdash; Doing a clothing swap and having a budget can help you save when it comes to shopping for new clothes for back to school. [Money Crashers]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2010/11/15/12-dozen-places-to-self-educate-yourself-online/">12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free</a> &mdash; Intute Law and Lifewriting are just a couple places where you can educate yourself online for free. [Marc and Angel Hack Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/articles/money/7-tips-taking-student-loans-right.html">7 Tips For Taking Out Student Loans Right Now</a> &mdash; If you plan on taking out a student loan, go to community college to cut the cost of college. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://sweatingthebigstuff.com/preparing-your-child-financially-for-college/">Preparing Your Child Financially for College</a> &mdash; To prepare your child financially for college, teach them to not spend more than they need to. [Sweating the Big Stuff]</p> <p><a href="http://onecentatatime.com/7-key-ways-to-save-money-in-college/">8 Key Ways to Save Money in College</a> &mdash; Choosing the right school and eating cheaply are a couple key ways to save in college. [One Cent at a Time]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.threethriftyguys.com/2012/08/how-to-go-to-college-for-free/">How to Go to College for Free</a> &mdash; If you want to go to college for free, try to attend college in high school or get your employer to pay for your classes. [Three Thrifty Guys]</p> <p><a href="http://www.goodfinancialcents.com/money-management-tips-every-college-student-should-know/">9 Money Tips Every College Student Should Know So They Don't Graduate Broke</a> &mdash; All college students should know to build good credit and to watch out for identity theft. [Good Financial Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://timemanagementninja.com/2012/06/21-time-life-manangement-tips-for-new-grads/">21 Life &amp; Time Management Tips for New Grads</a> &mdash; Recent grads would be wise to remember to have goals and to write them down. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Where-Shop-Dorm-Decor-31168650">4 Places to Shop Before Dorm Move-In Day</a> &mdash; Warehouse stores are a great, frugal place to shop before dorm move-in day. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/3-reasons-to-consider-summer-school">3 Reasons to Consider Summer School</a> &mdash; Summer school can be a great option for your child if you are new in town. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-roundup-the-frugal-education-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips Roundup: The Frugal Education Edition" 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> Education & Training best money tips education school Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1146780 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Insurance Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-insurance-edition <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-insurance-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/insurance-484624179-small.jpg" alt="insurance" title="insurance" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="166" /></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 of the best articles from around the web on insurance.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Insurance-Policies-Arent-Worth-19090574">7 Insurance Policies You Can Live Without</a> &mdash; Chances are you can live without specialty disease insurance and extended warranties. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://christianpf.com/5-ways-to-save-money-on-insurance/">5 Ways to Save Money on Insurance</a> &mdash; To save money on insurance, increase your deductible or boost your credit score. [Christian PF]</p> <p><a href="http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2013/08/14/11-tips-every-home-owner-needs-to-know-about-insurance/">11 Tips Every Home Owner Needs to Know About Insurance</a> &mdash; If you are a homeowner, make sure you know what your insurance covers and how to save by bundling. [Fox Business]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyning.com/insurance/do-you-regularly-shop-around-for-insurance/">Do You Regularly Shop Around for Insurance?</a> &mdash; If your coverage needs have changed, it is essential to shop around for new insurance. [MoneyNing]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/renters-insurance-why-its-worth-it/">Renters Insurance: Why It's Worth It</a> &mdash; Did you know renters insurance can cover the cost of additional living expenses if your home becomes uninhabitable? [The Simple Dollar]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.biblemoneymatters.com/are-you-taking-care-of-your-family-make-sure-you-have-life-insurance/">Are You Taking Care of Your Family? Make Sure You Have Life Insurance!</a> &mdash; When thinking about purchasing life insurance, consider your family's income needs over the next couple of decades. [Bible Money Matters]</p> <p><a href="http://www.freemoneyfinance.com/2006/05/why_i_buy_disab.html">Why I Buy Disability Insurance</a> &mdash; Did you know 48% of foreclosures are a result of a disability? [Free Money Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://moneysmartlife.com/avoidable-disasters-dont-go-without-insurance/">Avoidable Disasters: Don't Go Without Insurance</a> &mdash; Could you afford to replace all the items in your home if you lost them? If not, you need homeowners or renters insurance. [Money Smart Life]</p> <p><a href="http://cashmoneylife.com/how-to-lower-your-auto-insurance-bill/">How to Lower Your Auto Insurance Bill</a> &mdash; If you want to lower your auto insurance bill, get multiple quotes. [Cash Money Life]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-to-get-low-cost-medical-care-for-your-child">How to Get Low-Cost Medical Care For Your Child</a> &mdash; To get low-cost medical care for your child, take advantage of free or low-cost clinics. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-insurance-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Insurance Edition" 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> Insurance best money tips insurance Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:00:03 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1146779 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Retirement Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-retirement-edition-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-retirement-edition-0" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/retirement-savings-183436662-small.jpg" alt="retirement" title="retirement" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="143" /></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 of the best articles from around the web on retirement!</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2013/05/15/all-you-need-to-know-about-saving-for-retirement/">All You Need to Know About Saving for Retirement</a> &mdash; When you start saving for retirement, try to save 10%-15% of your income. [Get Rich Slowly]</p> <p><a href="http://lenpenzo.com/blog/id22963-5-ways-to-avoid-outspending-your-income-in-retirement.html">5 Ways to Avoid Outspending Your Income in Retirement</a> &mdash; Planning for longevity can help you avoid outspending your income in retirement. [Len Penzo dot Com]</p> <p><a href="http://www.creditsesame.com/blog/tips-for-maximizing-your-retirement-savings/">4 Quick Tips for Maximizing Your Retirement Savings</a> &mdash; To maximize your retirement savings, minimize your account fees. [Credit Sesame]</p> <p><a href="http://www.bargaineering.com/articles/starting-a-retirement-account-when-you-get-your-first-job.html">5 Tips for Starting a Retirement Account When You Get Your First Job</a> &mdash; If you just landed your first job, make it a point to try to max out your company match. [Bargaineering]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/article/retirement/T037-C000-S002-work-longer-and-prosper.html">Work Longer and Prosper</a> &mdash; Sometimes working longer can mean the difference between a comfortable retirement and one where you are forced to skimp. [Kiplinger]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/2014/05/07/retiring-soon-dont-make-these-8-mistakes/">Retiring Soon? Don't Make These 8 Mistakes</a> &mdash; If you are retiring soon, don't underestimate your costs or celebrate with a big purchase. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.fivecentnickel.com/2014/05/12/retirement-saving-size-isnt-the-only-consideration/">Retirement Saving: Size Isn't the Only Consideration</a> &mdash; When thinking about retirement savings, consider where you live and social security projections. [Five Cent Nickel]</p> <p><a href="http://www.goodfinancialcents.com/average-retirement-savings-how-does-your-savings-stack-up/">Average Retirement Savings by Age &mdash; How Does Your Savings Stack Up?</a> &mdash; To get your retirement savings above average, open an individual retirement account. [Good Financial Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/How-Much-Do-I-Need-Save-Retirement-15193125">What's Your Number? Retirement Number, That Is</a> &mdash; One of the most popular ways to figure out how much you need to save for retirement is to set a savings goal of 11 times your working salary. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/should-parents-invest-in-roth-iras">Should Parents Invest in Roth IRAs?</a> &mdash; Money invested in a Roth IRA grows tax-free, but is taxed upfront. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-retirement-edition-0" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Retirement Edition" 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> Retirement best money tips retirement Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1146778 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: The Health and Beauty Edition http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-health-and-beauty-edition <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-health-and-beauty-edition" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/makeup-200334975-001-small.jpg" alt="makeup" title="makeup" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="142" /></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 of the best articles from around the web on keeping your health and beauty costs low!</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.learnvest.com/2012/08/13-healthy-beauty-replacements/">13 Healthy and Cheap Beauty Replacements</a> &mdash; Instead of purchasing blush, use just a small dab of lipstick to get some color on your cheeks. [Learnvest]</p> <p><a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2010/04/29/money-stress-and-your-health/">Money, Stress, and Your Health</a> &mdash; Did you know that people who are stressed are four times as likely to get ulcers? [Get Rich Slowly]</p> <p><a href="http://couponpal.com/blog/save-time-money-with-these-7-beauty-hacks">Save Time &amp; Money With These 7 Beauty Hacks</a> &mdash; If you break your powder cosmetics, you can use rubbing alcohol to put them back together! [CouponPal]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/health-habit-tips-beginning-runners/">How To Make Healthy Habits Stick&hellip; Tips From A Former Couch Potato</a> &mdash; To make healthy habits stick, discover what truly motivates you to change and create new habits. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/my-money/2014/01/22/11-frugal-beauty-secrets-every-woman-must-know">11 Frugal Beauty Secrets Every Woman Must Know</a> &mdash; Shampooing less frequently and eating foods that clean your teeth are a couple frugal beauty secrets every woman must know. [US News &amp; World Report]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.smartasset.com/blog/money-saving-tip/diy-beauty-treatments-healthy-for-your-body-and-light-on-your-wallet/">DIY Beauty Products You Can Make at Home</a> &mdash; Instead of purchasing deodorant, try using coconut oil instead. [SmartAsset Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.fivecentnickel.com/2012/04/24/in-store-health-care-savings/">In-Store Health Care Savings</a> &mdash; Did you know you can get tests for high cholesterol, hypertension, and more at pharmacy-based clinics? [Five Cent Nickel]</p> <p><a href="http://www.threethriftyguys.com/2013/09/keep-parents-healthy-and-safe/">Keep Parents Healthy and Safe</a> &mdash; To keep your aging parents health and safe, know about their insurance plan. [Three Thrifty Guys]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Homemade-Body-Lotion-31092101">Easy and Budget-Friendly Homemade Lotion</a> &mdash; There is no need for you to spend money on lotion with this awesome DIY! [POPSUGAR Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/3-steps-to-setting-health-and-nutritional-goals-as-a-parent">3 Steps to Setting Health and Nutritional Goals as a Parent</a> &mdash; When setting health and nutritional goals as a parent, make sure the goals are measurable. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-the-health-and-beauty-edition" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: The Health and Beauty Edition" 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> Health and Beauty beauty best money tips Health Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:00:03 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1149321 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Become A Millionaire By Age 30 http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-become-a-millionaire-by-age-30 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-become-a-millionaire-by-age-30" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/businessman-money-152945581-small.jpg" alt="businessman money" title="businessman money" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="154" /></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 becoming a millionaire by age 30, being frugal when your significant other isn't, and the best and worst places to make a living.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/articles/money/10-ways-become-millionaire-age-30.html">10 Ways To Become A Millionaire By Age 30</a> &mdash; To become a millionaire by age 30, plan to invest and shed your unproductive debt. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://twocents.lifehacker.com/how-can-i-be-frugal-when-my-significant-other-isn-t-1597707214/+andyoooo">How Can I Be Frugal When My Significant Other Isn't?</a> &mdash; If your significant other isn't frugal, try to budget together and make subtle frugal suggestions. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://www.mainstreet.com/article/career/employment/best-and-worst-places-make-living">The Best and Worst Places to Make a Living</a> &mdash; Hawaii is the worst place to try to make a living, while Washington is the best. [Mainstreet]</p> <p><a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/trulia/2014/07/03/10-tips-to-avoid-getting-burned-by-kitchen-remodels/?ss=personalfinance">10 Tips to Avoid Getting Burned by Kitchen Remodels</a> &mdash; Keeping the plumbing where it is and watching for the wrong floor plan can help you avoid a disasterous kitchen remodel. [Forbes]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stackthechips.com/9-creative-yet-frugal-date-ideas/">9 Creative Yet Frugal Date Ideas</a> &mdash; Looking for a creative yet frugal date idea? Try star gazing or go on a morning date to a local coffee shop for muffins and coffee. [Stack the Chips]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Uses-Leftover-Fruit-Vegetables-35106060#photo-35124010">26 Genius Uses for Leftover Fruits and Vegetables</a> &mdash; Use your leftover fruits and veggies to make vegetable stock or citrus planters. [POPSUGAR Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://timemanagementninja.com/2014/07/7-iphone-productivity-features-youre-not-using/">7 iPhone Productivity Features You Aren't Using</a> &mdash; Are you taking advantage of your iPhone's Do Not Disturb Mode or caller block? [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2014/07/02/23-things-people-who-love-their-lives-are-doing-differently/">23 Things People Who Love Their Lives Are Doing Differently</a> &mdash; Want to love your life? Find the positive in every situation and focus on effectiveness as opposed to busyness. [Marc and Angel Hack Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2014/07/4-easy-steps-finding-passion-igniting-spirit.html">4 Steps to Find Your Passion</a> &mdash; To find your passion, make sure to consider what kind of personality you have. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/discipline-your-child-and-they-will-thank-you">Discipline Your Child and They Will Thank You</a> &mdash; It is important to set boundaries and be firm with your kids. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-become-a-millionaire-by-age-30" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Become A Millionaire By Age 30" 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 millionaire Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:00:06 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1155000 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Tips for Discussing Money Topics With Your Partner http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-tips-for-discussing-money-topics-with-your-partner <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-discussing-money-topics-with-your-partner" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/couple-finances-86481911.jpg" alt="couple finances" title="couple finances" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="147" /></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 wonderful articles on tips for discussing money topics with your partner, things you should never buy at Sam's Club, and DIY cleaning products.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/twenty-powerful-tips-for-discussing-money-topics-with-your-partner/">23 Powerful Tips for Discussing Money Topics With Your Partner</a> &mdash; When discussing money topics with your partner, establish a &quot;no yelling&quot; rule and start by talking about goals. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyning.com/shopping-smart/6-things-you-should-never-buy-at-sams-club/">6 Things You Should Never Buy at Sam's Club</a> &mdash; Never buy milk or condiments at Sam's club. Chances are those items will go bad before you use them. [MoneyNing]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/DIY-Cleaning-Products-28901279"> Make These 56 DIY Cleaning Products for Pennies</a> &mdash; Did you know you can make garbage disposal refreshers and floor wipes for just pennies? [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://freefrombroke.com/your-guide-on-how-to-stop-living-paycheck-to-paycheck/">Your 4 Step Guide on How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck</a> &mdash; If you want to stop living paycheck to paycheck, start by identifying and cutting the waste from your budget. [Free From Broke]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cashthechecks.com/how-to-save-cash-by-getting-rid-of-old-tech/">How to Save Cash By Getting Rid of Old Tech</a> &mdash; To save cash by getting rid of old tech, kill your cable bill and get rid of your digital camera. [Cash the Checks]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.biblemoneymatters.com/want-more-time-stop-buying-so-much-stuff/">Want More Time? Stop Buying So Much Stuff!</a> &mdash; Living a simpler life with less possessions means you get to work less. So stop buying so much stuff! Then you can have more time. [Bible Money Matters]</p> <p><a href="http://christianpf.com/common-characteristics-of-those-who-thrive/">5 Common Characteristics Of Those Who Thrive (How Are You Doing With #2?)</a> &mdash; Do you want to thrive? Become a prudent spender and a passionate income earner. [Christian PF]</p> <p><a href="http://kylieofiu.com/2014/07/how-to-streamline-your-business-to-save-time-money-and-stress/">How to Streamline Your Business to Save Time, Money, and Stress</a> &mdash; If you want to streamline your business, communication is key. [Kylie Ofiu]</p> <p><a href="http://ptmoney.com/pet-insurance-experience/">Pet Insurance Could Have Saved me a Small Fortune &ndash; The Shadow Experience (Quick Update)</a> &mdash; Pet insurance may be a good idea for you if you have a new pet or an older pet. [PT Money]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/fun-and-delicious-summer-barbecue-ideas">Fun and Delicious Summer Barbecue Ideas</a> &mdash; When having a summer barbecue, make grilled vegetables or grilled pita bread pizza. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-tips-for-discussing-money-topics-with-your-partner" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Tips for Discussing Money Topics With Your Partner" 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 discuss money partner tips Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:00:05 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1154999 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Make Veterinary Bills More Affordable http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-make-veterinary-bills-more-affordable <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-make-veterinary-bills-more-affordable" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/veternarian-466058611-small.jpg" alt="vet" title="vet" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="153" /></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 making veterinary bills more affordable, building a new job wardrobe on the cheap, and saving money when you move.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.stretcher.com/stories/13/13jul01e.cfm?slider">15 Ways to Make Veterinary Bills More Affordable</a> &mdash; To make veterinary bills more affordable, go to a college of veterinary medicine. [TheDollarStretcher.com]</p> <p><a href="http://livingonthecheap.com/new-job-wardrobe-cheap/">How to Build a New Job Wardrobe on the Cheap</a> &mdash; Paying attention to accessories and opting for quality can help you build a new job wardrobe without breaking the bank. [Living on the Cheap]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneyunder30.com/save-money-when-you-move">How to Save Money When You Move</a> &mdash; If you are moving soon, save money by tossing, selling, or donating some of your stuff before you move. [Money Under 30]</p> <p><a href="http://www.goodfinancialcents.com/can-i-retire-early/">15 Reasons Why You Won't Be Able To Retire Early</a> &mdash; You may not be able to retire early if your structural living expenses are too high. [Good Financial Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://canadianfinanceblog.com/could-it-be-worth-it-to-spend-more-money/">Could It Be Worth It to Spend More Money?</a> &mdash; It may be worth it to spend more money on shoes or appliances. [Canadian Finance Blog]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.moneyunder30.com/save-money-when-you-move">4 Things to Think about BEFORE Your First Investment</a> &mdash; Before your first investment, consider whether or not you are ready to invest. [Money Under 30]</p> <p><a href="http://www.themoneyprinciple.co.uk/how-to-spot-and-create-business-opportunities/">Staying Annoyed Screwed Me Out of a Fortune or How to Spot and Create (Business) Opportunities</a> &mdash; Changing your mindset from &quot;I need a job&quot; to &quot;I need income&quot; can help you spot and create business opportunities. [The Money Principle]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/How-Increase-Energy-24632215">7 Ways to Boost Your Energy and Get More Done</a> &mdash; To boost your energy and get more done, clean your home and take a break. [POPSUGAR Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thousandaire.com/3-insurance-products-you-may-need-but-didnt-know-existed/">3 Insurance Products You May Need But Didn't Know Existed</a> &mdash; Did you know there's a thing called multiple birth insurance? [Thousandaire]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/easy-last-minute-and-mostly-kid-friendly-dishes-to-take-to-your-summer-potlucks">Easy, Last-Minute (and Mostly Kid-Friendly) Dishes to Take to Your Summer Potlucks</a> &mdash; If you are headed to a summer potluck, consider bringing a snack mix or a store bought dessert in your own dish. [Parenting Squad]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-make-veterinary-bills-more-affordable" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Make Veterinary Bills More Affordable" 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> Lifestyle best money tips bills pets vet veterinary Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:00:05 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1154998 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways to Save on Gas http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-save-on-gas-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-ways-to-save-on-gas-0" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/pumping-gas-82635537-small.jpg" alt="pumping gas" title="pumping gas" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="148" /></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 saving on gas, upcycling ideas that will blow your mind, and how to keep your identity safe.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://kiplinger.com/article/saving/T050-C000-S001-five-ways-to-save-gas-money.html?si=1">5 Ways to Save Gas Money</a> &mdash; Targeting the best day and time to buy gas can help you save at the pump. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Cool-Upcycling-Projects-24338804">221 Upcycling Ideas That Will Blow Your Mind</a> &mdash; Would you have ever thought to repurpose your old maps into coasters? [POPSUGAR Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.creditsesame.com/blog/5-minutes-safer-identity/">5 Minutes to a Safe Identity</a> &mdash; To protect your identity, check your bank accounts daily. [Credit Sesame]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/2014/06/27/are-you-making-these-6-costly-college-planning-mistakes/">Are You Making These 6 Costly College Planning Mistakes?</a> &mdash; When planning for college, don't make the mistake of not understanding how 526 plans work. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.mightybargainhunter.com/allowance-teaching-tool/?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+mightybargainhunter+%28MightyBargainHunter.com%29">Five Keys to Making a Child's Allowance a Teaching Tool</a> &mdash; Make your child's allowance a teaching tool by making it so that eventually they outgrow their allowance and have to find other ways to make money. [Mighty Bargain Hunter]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://sustainablelifeblog.com/tips-save-energy-costs-mercury-rises/">Tips to Save on Energy Costs as Mercury Rises</a> &mdash; Adding some shade to the sunny side of your home can help you reduce your energy costs this summer. [Sustainable Life Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-things-your-family-can-give-up-to-make-your-summer-more-sane">7 Things Your Family Can Give Up to Make Your Summer More Sane</a> &mdash; To make your summer more sane, your family can give up long car trips and enrichment activities. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.bargaineering.com/articles/ready-insurers-car-happened-accident.html">Be Ready for Insurers to Ask Your Car What Really Happened in an Accident</a> &mdash; If you are in an accident, your insurer may ask to download data from your car to find out if you are giving an accurate account of the accident. [Bargaineering]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneycrashers.com/part-time-jobs-health-insurance-benefits/">11 Best Part-Time Jobs With Health Insurance Benefits</a> &mdash; Costco and Lowe's offer health insurance benefits for part-time employees. [Money Crashers]</p> <p><a href="http://www.smartasset.com/blog/personal-finance/top-4-budgeting-tips-for-new-parents/">Top 4 Budgeting Tips for New Parents</a> &mdash; Are you a new parent? Be sure to add up your out-of-pocket medical expenses. [SmartAsset Blog]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-save-on-gas-0" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Ways to Save on Gas " 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 gas money save Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:00:05 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1152747 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways Families Can Save Money This July http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-families-can-save-money-this-july <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-families-can-save-money-this-july" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://www.wisebread.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/family-shopping-175885063-small.jpg" alt="family shopping" title="family shopping" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="141" /></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 how families can save money this July, things to do before you leave for vacation, and two year versus four year colleges.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/4-ways-families-can-save-money-this-july">4 Ways Families Can Save Money This July</a> &mdash; Families can save money this July by taking advantage of 4th of July sales. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.savvysugar.com/Things-You-Forget-Do-Before-Leaving-Vacation-35113991">14 Things You Forget to Do Before Leaving for Vacation</a> &mdash; Before you leave on vacation, don't forget to stop your mail and pay your bills. [POPSUGAR Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.pennypinchinmom.com/question-twos-fours-choosing-two-four-year-college-university/">The Question of Twos and Fours: Choosing Between a Two- and Four-Year College or University</a> &mdash; In the battle of two year versus four year colleges, it's important to consider the overhead expenses associated with college. [Penny Pinchin' Mom]</p> <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/are-high-end-headphones-really-worth-the-money-1597964432">Are High-End Headphones Really Worth the Money?</a> &mdash; High-end headphones tend to have better audio quality and more features, making them worth the money. [Lifehacker]</p> <p><a href="http://plantingmoneyseeds.com/four-professionals-can-get-money-right/">Four Professionals That Can Get Your Money Right</a> &mdash; A mortgage lender can let you know your loan options, even if you aren't ready to submit an application. [Planting Money Seeds]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/articles/productivity/10-bad-emails-habits-you-need-stop-doing-now.html">10 Bad Email Habits You Need to Stop Doing Now</a> &mdash; When it comes to emailing, stop picking the wrong subject line and using unnecessary words. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/2014/06/21-questions-ask-seem-fail.html">21 Questions to Ask Yourself When All You Seem to Do Is Fail</a> &mdash; If you consistently fail, it is important to ask yourself what you could be doing differently. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://www.inkjetwilly.com/blog/4th-of-july-printables/">17 Free 4th of July Printables</a> &mdash; In need of some last-minute 4th of July printables? Look no further than this list! [InkJet Willy]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2014/06/29/16-things-you-shouldnt-have-to-justify-to-anyone-else/">16 Things You Shouldn't Have to Justify to Anyone Else</a> &mdash; You should never feel like you have to justify the need to express your emotion to anyone else. [Marc and Angel Hack Life]</p> <p><a href="http://timemanagementninja.com/2014/06/you-have-to-go-the-distance-to-reach-your-goals/">You Have to Go the Distance to Reach Your Goals</a> &mdash; There are no easy paths or quick answers to reaching your goals. You have to go the distance to achieve them! [Time Management Ninja]</p> <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-families-can-save-money-this-july" class="sharethis-link" title="Best Money Tips: Ways Families Can Save Money This July" 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 families july money save Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:00:04 +0000 Ashley Jacobs 1152744 at http://www.wisebread.com