best money tips http://www.wisebread.com/taxonomy/term/12024/all en-US Best Money Tips: Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Moms http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-time-saving-hacks-for-busy-moms <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-time-saving-hacks-for-busy-moms" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/busy_mom_baby_513942632.jpg" alt="Busy mom learning timesaving hacks" 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 timesaving hacks for busy moms, things you should stop doing if you have anxiety, and super useful things you can make with a 3D printer.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/mom-life-hacks/">8 Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Moms</a> &mdash; Keep lightweight baskets and bins around the house to store everyday messes when you don't have time to organize it all. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/7-things-you-should-stop-doing-if-you-have-anxiety/">7 Things You Should Stop Doing If You Have Anxiety</a> &mdash; Don't keep your anxiety a secret. At least tell the people closest to you so they can better understand your struggle and how to help you. [Pick The Brain]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/easy-3d-printer-projects-15470/">19 Useful Things to Make With a 3D Printer</a> &mdash; These days, 3D printers are cheap enough to have a place in the homes of many regular consumers, and there are a bunch of designs out there for functional items with low production costs. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="https://www.popsugar.co.uk/smart-living/How-Have-Best-Holiday-Ever-43015964#photo-43015964">10 Things Seasoned Holidaymakers Do Before They Travel</a> &mdash; Check the local calendar for your destination to see if there will be any public holidays or big events while you're there. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/life-hacks/5-ways-to-stay-healthier-at-work/71981">Five Ways to Stay Healthier at Work</a> &mdash; Pay attention to your stress levels at work. Having too much stress can lead to a weakened immune system and other major health issues. [SheBudgets]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://timemanagementninja.com/2017/01/10-reasons-you-should-go-to-bed-early-and-get-up-early/">10 Reasons You Should Go to Bed Early and Get Up Early</a> &mdash; When you don't get enough sleep over a long period, you're guaranteed to burn out eventually. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/how-to-overcome-perfectionism-and-get-things-done-today/">How to Overcome Perfectionism and Get Things Done Today</a> &mdash; Some tasks require more attention than others. Choose them wisely! Don't aim for perfection on work that isn't important to you. [The Order Expert]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/how-to-teach-your-kids-to-handle-winning-and-losing">How to Teach Your Kids to Handle Winning and Losing</a> &mdash; Talk to your kids before every game or competition to remind them that the most important thing is to have fun, no matter the outcome. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adventuresinfrugalland.com/6-healthy-things-that-can-cause-more-harm/">6 Healthy Things That Can Cause More Harm</a> &mdash; If you need to cut out major food groups due to allergies or personal preferences, make sure you're getting the vitamins and nutrients from another source. [Adventures in Frugal Land]</p> <p><a href="http://www.threethriftyguys.com/2017/01/10-tips-on-how-to-save-money-on-your-electric-bill/">10 Ways to Save Money on Your Electric Bill</a> &mdash; Take advantage of a wood fireplace, if you have one, to help lower your heating bills. [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-time-saving-hacks-for-busy-moms">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/the-high-cost-of-catching-a-cold-or-the-flu">The High Cost of Catching a Cold or the Flu</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/9-things-you-can-do-online-besides-watch-cat-gifs">9 Things You Can Do Online Besides Watch Cat GIFs</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/one-surprising-skill-that-can-save-you-money-when-you-travel">One Surprising Skill That Can Save You Money When You Travel</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/could-you-save-money-by-subscribing-to-an-addictive-game">Could you save money by subscribing to an addictive game?</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-smart-money-moves-to-make-in-the-new-year">8 Smart Money Moves to Make in the New Year</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Frugal Living best money tips saving time Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:00:07 +0000 Amy Lu 1877397 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Easy, Frugal Ways to Be Kind to Yourself http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-easy-frugal-ways-to-be-kind-to-yourself <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-frugal-ways-to-be-kind-to-yourself" 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_smile_636115754.jpg" alt="Woman finding frugal ways to be kind to herself" 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 easy ways to be kind to yourself, the best time to order roses for Valentine&rsquo;s Day, and ways to make money during the Super Bowl.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://bargainbabe.com/7-ways-be-kind-yourself/">7 Easy and Frugal Ways to Be Kind to Yourself</a> &mdash; Get involved with something you're passionate about and reconnect with the things that make you happy. [Bargain Babe]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2017/0116/The-forces-that-drive-the-price-of-a-bouquet-of-roses-and-the-best-time-to-order-one-for-Valentine-s-Day">The forces that drive the price of a bouquet of roses (and the best time to order one for Valentine's Day)</a> &mdash; What goes into the cost of a bouquet of roses? It's a lot more complex than Valentine's Day price gouging. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://sidehustlehq.com/making-money-during-the-super-bowl/">Making Money During the Super Bowl</a> &mdash; No one likes to deal with the mess that results from a Super Bowl party, which means you can make good money offering party cleanup services. [Side Hustle HQ]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Long-Should-You-Keep-Financial-Documents-4364503#photo-4364503">When to Stash or Trash Important Papers</a> &ndash; It&rsquo;s recommended that you should keep tax-related documents for at least 7 years. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/6-ways-keep-food-in-the-house-when-you-have-hungry-teens">6 Ways Keep Food in the House When You Have Hungry Teens</a> &mdash; When you're making dinner, cook enough for leftovers so that your teen has an easy snack that only needs to be reheated. [Parenting Squad]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://afewshortcuts.com/2017/01/6-tips-to-help-you-deep-clean-your-computer-keyboard/">6 Tips to Help You Deep Clean Your Computer Keyboard</a> &mdash; If your keyboard is looking a little rough, use these tips to keep it clean, sanitized, and functional. [A Few Shortcuts]</p> <p><a href="http://www.northerncheapskate.com/dont-let-these-common-budget-fails-affect-yours/">Don&rsquo;t Let These Common Budget Fails Affect Yours</a> &mdash; Things like vehicle repairs, vet bills, and changes in utility expenses can quickly ruin a budget if you're not careful. [Northern Cheapskate]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/how-and-why-to-write-a-career-plan/">How (and Why) to Write a Career Plan</a> &mdash; An effective career plan will outline exactly how you will achieve your professional goals. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://yesiamcheap.com/5-ways-to-money-on-food-while-staying-at-a-hotel/">5 Ways To Save Money On Food While Staying At A Hotel</a> &mdash; Treat yourself to the best that your destination city has to offer by hitting the local markets or delis and buying local foods. [Yes, I Am Cheap]</p> <p><a href="https://www.dailyworth.com/posts/4407-returning-to-work-after-maternity-leave">7 Ways to Make the Transition from Maternity Leave Back to Work Easier</a> &mdash; In the weeks before you head back to work, create a schedule for yourself and your baby that corresponds with what your routine will be like when you're away from home. [Daily Worth]</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-frugal-ways-to-be-kind-to-yourself">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/5-apps-that-pay-you-to-exercise">5 Apps That Pay You To Exercise</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/learn-all-the-frugal-skills-you-need-with-these-9-great-video-tutorials">Learn All the Frugal Skills You Need With These 9 Great Video Tutorials</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/feeling-stuck-100-ways-to-change-your-life">Feeling Stuck? 100 Ways to Change Your Life</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/100-small-things-that-can-bring-you-joy">100 Small Things That Can Bring You Joy</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/you-are-what-you-do-16-ways-to-improve-your-body-language">You Are What You Do: 16 Ways to Improve Your Body Language</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Development best money tips self kindness Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:30:27 +0000 Amy Lu 1876851 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Avoid These Common Tax Season Scams http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-avoid-these-common-tax-season-scams <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-avoid-these-common-tax-season-scams" 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_bills_523154492.jpg" alt="Woman avoiding common tax season scams" 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 common tax season scams to avoid, tips for booking cheaper flights, and driving habits to avoid this winter.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="https://studentloanhero.com/featured/avoid-predatory-tax-preparation-fees/">How to Avoid 4 Common Tax Season Scams</a> &mdash; Quick tax preparation shops pop up every year, but many of them are unlicensed and untrained. You may end up paying ridiculous tax preparation fees to get your refund. [Student Loan Hero]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2017/0113/5-tips-for-booking-cheaper-flights">5 tips for booking cheaper flights</a> &mdash; Before you book a flight, shop around with a search engine to find the cheapest fares. Some search engines will even suggest less expensive days to fly and email you when fares drop. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/5-driving-habits-avoid-winter-video/">5 Driving Habits to Avoid This Winter</a> &mdash; Always keep at least half a tank of gas in your car. Your gas line may freeze up if isn't enough fuel in the tank. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalvillage.com/2017/01/13/diy-tips-for-brightening-your-home-in-winter/">DIY Tips for Brightening Your Home in Winter</a> &mdash; The mesh screens in your windows are great for keeping bugs out when it's hot, but if you don't expect to open your windows much during the winter, take off the screens to let more light in. [Frugal Village]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Happier-42349721">10 Science-Backed Ways You Can Create Happiness in Your Everyday Life</a> &mdash; Pick an activity you&rsquo;ve always wanted to try and make specific plans to do it. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/costco-car-savings-15456/">11 Ways Costco Can Save You Money on Your Car</a> &mdash; Costco members can get exclusive discounts and coupons when booking rental cars through Costco Rental. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://flippingincome.com/thrift-store-hunt/">Thrift Store Hunt &ndash; 5 Things You Don&rsquo;t Want To Miss</a> &mdash; Keep an eye out for old record players and vinyl albums. These are highly collectible; limited albums can go for hundreds or even thousands of dollars. [Flipping Income]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cleverdude.com/content/a-simple-trick-to-understanding-your-medical-insurance-policy/">A Simple Trick To Understanding Your Medical Insurance Policy</a> &mdash; Redundant information gathering is a way ensure that the information you're getting is accurate and that you understand it. [Clever Dude]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefinancialblogger.com/6-traps-to-avoid-for-first-time-property-investors/">6 Traps to Avoid For First-Time Property Investors</a> &mdash; Having an investment property close to where you live can make a lot of sense, but don't be locked in to your home turf without considering other neighborhoods that may have higher rental yields. [The Financial Blogger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2017/01/15/7-relationship-mantras-to-stop-small-misunderstandings-from-turning-into-big-mistakes/">7 Relationship Mantras to Stop Small Misunderstandings from Turning into Big Mistakes</a> &mdash; Don't make empty judgments about people and their situation. You never know what they've been through today. [Marc &amp; Angel Hack Life]</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-avoid-these-common-tax-season-scams">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/use-these-3-tax-reduction-strategies-of-the-rich">Use These 3 Tax-Reduction Strategies of the Rich</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-tax-tricks-to-try-if-youre-stuck-with-student-loans">8 Tax Tricks to Try if You&#039;re Stuck With Student Loans</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/4-ways-student-loans-impact-your-taxes">4 Ways Student Loans Impact Your Taxes</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-common-tax-mistakes-we-need-to-stop-making">5 Common Tax Mistakes We Need to Stop Making</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-important-tax-changes-for-2016">5 Important Tax Changes for 2016</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Taxes best money tips tax scams Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:30:32 +0000 Amy Lu 1876056 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Cool Tech Products to Check Out in 2017 http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-cool-tech-products-to-check-out-in-2017 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-cool-tech-products-to-check-out-in-2017" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/man_tech_gadget_461155579.jpg" alt="Man checking out cool tech gadgets in 2017" 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 innovative products that will hit stores this year, how to save on airline baggage fees, and ways to get your spouse to save more money.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2017/0112/Vegan-leather-jackets-personal-translator-and-8-more-cool-tech-products">Vegan leather jackets, personal translator, and 8 more cool tech products</a> &mdash; You'll want to keep an eye out for these new, innovative products set to hit stores this year. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Save-Baggage-Fees-42015883">6 Ways to Save Money on Airline Baggage Fees</a> &mdash; Many airline rewards programs allow their members to check at least one bag for free. This is a good option for people who travel often. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/how-get-your-spouse-board-with-saving-money/">6 Ways to Get Your Spouse to Save More Money</a> &mdash; If your spouse shuts down at the mere mention of money, consider bringing in a third party who can mediate the discussion. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/paycheck-to-paycheck/">Budgeting 101: Steps to Stop Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck</a> &mdash; Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET for a discussion on the steps we need to take to stop living paycheck to paycheck. [Experian]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/bad-food-habits/">8 Bad Food Habits That are Sabotaging Your Weight Loss Goals</a> &mdash; Processed sugar is usually one of the first things that dieters cut, but you should also pay attention to sodium intake. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/personal-finance/how-to-save-money/five-ways-being-a-safe-driver-can-save-you-money/71950">Five Ways Being A Safe Driver Can Save You Money</a> &mdash; Bad driving habits like driving too fast and slamming your brakes can be damaging to your car, resulting in expensive repairs or replacements. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://funny-about-money.com/5-tips-for-making-your-rental-property-more-profitable/">5 Tips for Making your Rental Property More Profitable</a> &mdash; Tenants are more willing to pay more in rent if you offer extra services like a gardener or access to a washer and dryer. [Funny About Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/520465/3-gadgets-get-you-through-the-cold-and-flu-season">3 Gadgets to Get You Through the Cold and Flu Season</a> &mdash; During the cold and flu season, it's crucial for families to wash their hands often and thoroughly. A touchless soap dispenser can reduce the spread of germs from one person to the next. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://www.positivityblog.com/index.php/2017/01/12/start-year-off-on-the-right-foot/">10 Simple Ways to Start Your 2017 Off on the Right Foot</a> &mdash; Take stock of the things that influence you during the day and replace one negative influence with a positive one. [The Positivity Blog]</p> <p><a href="https://timemanagementninja.com/2017/01/7-secrets-to-ending-meetings-on-time/">7 Secrets to Ending Meetings on Time</a> &mdash; Commit to starting your meetings on time, even if people are late or still messing around. [Time Management Ninja]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-cool-tech-products-to-check-out-in-2017">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/hp-wireless-printer-giveaway">HP Wireless All-in-One Photosmart Printer Review &amp; Giveaway</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-apps-that-actually-pay-you-to-shop">8 Apps That Actually Pay You to Shop</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-apps-that-make-budgeting-fun-no-really">7 Apps That Make Budgeting Fun — No Really!</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-fitness-gadgets-actually-worth-the-money">5 Fitness Gadgets Actually Worth the Money</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/15-ways-to-prevent-your-smartphone-from-wasting-data">15 Ways to Prevent Your Smartphone From Wasting Data</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Technology best money tips tech products Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:00:13 +0000 Amy Lu 1873811 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Master These Money Skills Before Your 30s http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-master-these-money-skills-before-your-30s <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-master-these-money-skills-before-your-30s" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/man_calculator_bills_514771448.jpg" alt="Man mastering money skills before his 30s" 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 money management skills that you should master before your 30s, habits of successful introverts, and superfoods for healthy eating in the winter.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="https://moneystrands.com/2017/01/11/5-money-management-skills-master-thirties/">5 Money Management Skills to Master Before your Thirties</a> &mdash; Be smart about your splurges. It's worth investing in things like technology and clothing. [Money Strands]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Good-Habits-Introvert-35368213">10 Habits of Successful Introverts</a> &mdash; Introverts often seem shy, but they actually tend to do well at public speaking because they arrive prepared, with a well-researched speech or presentation. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/15-winter-superfoods-15430/">15 Superfoods to Help You Eat Healthy This Winter</a> &mdash; Turnips are inexpensive and available year-round, and can be used in the same ways as the mighty potato. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adventuresinfrugalland.com/things-every-week-get-ahead/">Do These Things Every Week To Get Ahead</a> &mdash; Stock your car with water, snacks, extra clothes &mdash; anything you might need to prevent unnecessary stops while you're out. [Adventures in Frugal Land]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyminiblog.com/productivity/career-development-tools/">5 Useful Tools for Your Productive Career Development</a> &mdash; These tools can help you take your career to the next level! [Money Mini Blog]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/five-meditation-practices-for-people-who-dont-want-to-meditate/">Five Meditation Practices For People Who Don&rsquo;t Want to Meditate</a> &mdash; If sitting still for long periods of time isn't your thing, try another method of meditation that aligns better with the things you like to do. [Pick The Brain]</p> <p><a href="http://blog.shoplet.com/work-better/how-to-keep-your-wellness-resolutions-at-work/">How to Keep Your Wellness Resolutions at Work</a> &mdash; Don't let work get in the way of your health and wellness resolutions. If you have fitness goals, set a specific time each day when you would get up and get moving. [Shoplet]</p> <p><a href="http://www.getorganizedwizard.com/blog/2017/01/10-simple-ways-less-chaotic-happier-life/">10 Simple Ways To Have A Less Chaotic, Happier Life</a> &mdash; Take stock of the things you carry around with you each day &mdash; in your purse, in your car, and in your work bag. Clean them all out and take only the bare necessities. [Get Organized Wizard]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/save-on-your-wedding-dress/">How to Save Big Bucks on Your Wedding Dress</a> &mdash; Alterations on wedding dresses can take a chunk out of your budget. Try finding a dress that fits you well enough to not need any alterations, or consider getting a dress with a corset back, which allows for more adjustment than other styles. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalvillage.com/2017/01/11/cheap-ways-to-improve-your-living-room/">Cheap Ways to Improve Your Living Room</a> &mdash; Simply replacing old lamp shades can change the ambience of the entire room. You can make your own lampshades to keep the switch affordable. [Frugal Village]</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-master-these-money-skills-before-your-30s">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/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/could-you-save-money-by-subscribing-to-an-addictive-game">Could you save money by subscribing to an addictive game?</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-smart-money-moves-to-make-in-the-new-year">8 Smart Money Moves to Make in the New Year</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-world-currencies-that-took-a-hit-in-2016">8 World Currencies That Took a Hit in 2016</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/13-money-goals-you-can-still-reach-by-2017">13 Money Goals You Can Still Reach by 2017</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Finance best money tips money skills Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:00:20 +0000 Amy Lu 1873233 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Use Hashtags Effectively http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-use-hashtags-effectively <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-use-hashtags-effectively" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_office_hashtag_522465204.jpg" alt="Woman learning to use hashtags effectively" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-250w" width="250" height="140" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to Wise Bread's <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/topic/best-money-tips">Best Money Tips</a> Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to use hashtags effectively, websites that will help save you tons of money, and ways to improve your to-do lists.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.easyways.net/11-easy-ways-use-hashtags-effectively/">11 Easy Ways To Use Hashtags Effectively</a> &mdash; Hashtags originated on Twitter, but you see them on almost all social media platforms now. Done right, it can be an effective tool to launch your message out to the masses. [easyWays]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Best-Websites-Save-You-Money-35457232">40+ Incredible Websites That Will Save You Tons of Money</a> &mdash; These websites will help you save money on local deals, travel and lodging, electronics &mdash; pretty much anything and everything. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/make-to-do-lists-effective/">How to Make Your To-Do Lists More Effective</a> &mdash; Start your to-do items with verbs so you know exactly what action you need to take to complete a task. [The Order Expert]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moolanomy.com/1918/how-to-sell-your-house-fast-9-tips-to-get-the-most-from-your-home-sale/">How to Sell Your House Fast &ndash; 9 Tips to Get the Most From Your Home Sale</a> &mdash; Don't hang around when you're having an open house. You'll probably be uncomfortable having strangers in your home, and buyers would feel uncomfortable exploring your house while you were there. [Moolanomy]</p> <p><a href="http://commoncentsmom.com/2017/01/seven-money-habits-you-want-to-break-in-2017/">Seven Money Habits You Want to Break in 2017</a> &mdash; Stop postponing financial decisions. The longer you delay taking good steps like putting money into investments, the less you'll make in the long run. [Common Cents Mom]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.biblemoneymatters.com/how-to-give-to-children-in-need-when-you-are-on-a-limited-budget/">How To Give To Children In Need When You Are On A Limited Budget</a> &mdash; You don't have to give money to make a difference. Donate your time to groups like Big Brothers Big Sisters and help kids in your area. [Bible Money Matters]</p> <p><a href="http://smartycents.com/articles/overcome-workplace-stress/">4 Simple Steps to Overcome Job Stress &mdash; So You Can Get Back to Work</a> &mdash; The Says Who? method is a straightforward, powerful way to question and challenge negative thoughts at work and anywhere else. [Smarty Cents]</p> <p><a href="http://www.healthyarea.org/staying-healthy-winter-drives-indoors/">Staying Healthy When Winter Drives You Indoors</a> &mdash; If winter has you stuck inside, take this opportunity to try some new recipes. You'll hone your kitchen skills, taste new things, and warm up the house with the extra heat from your stove or oven. [Healthy Area]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/19366/back-on-track-budget.html">How to Get Back on Track With Your Budget</a> &mdash; Set up your budget so that it works with your lifestyle. Make it as easy as possible for you to keep tabs on your finances. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/how-to-navigate-office-politics/">Smart Ways to Navigate Office Politics and Emerge as a Winner</a> &mdash; If there's a conflict between two groups, try to stay out of it. Stand up for the cause you believe in, but don't favor any side over the other. [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-how-to-use-hashtags-effectively">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/stop-losing-your-stuff-with-these-6-simple-tricks">Stop Losing Your Stuff With These 6 Simple Tricks</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-ways-to-organize-your-whole-life-in-2017">Flashback Friday: 51 Ways to Organize Your Whole Life in 2017</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-social-media-can-save-you-money">6 Ways Social Media Can Save You Money</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-4 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/how-to-use-the-holiday-quiet-time-to-boost-your-career">How to Use the Holiday Quiet Time to Boost Your Career</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-baking-soda-took-my-bathroom-from-yuck-to-yes">How Baking Soda Took My Bathroom from “Yuck” to Yes!</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Life Hacks best money tips hashtags Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:30:27 +0000 Amy Lu 1872589 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Build a Solid Travel Budget http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-build-a-solid-travel-budget <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-how-to-build-a-solid-travel-budget" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/travel_map_money_542791006.jpg" alt="Learning how to build a solid travel budget" 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 build a solid travel budget, amazing uses for lavender essential oil, and how to get started as a flea market vendor.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/lifestyle/travel/10-ways-to-build-a-rock-solid-travel-budget/71958">10 Ways to Build a Rock Solid Travel Budget</a> &mdash; Remember to factor in costs for getting around in your travel destination. Research options like taxis, public transportation, and car rentals. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Uses-Lavender-Essential-Oil-42971475#photo-42971475">9 Amazing Uses For Lavender Essential Oil</a> &mdash; Lavender's antifungal properties can help treat dandruff. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thepennyhoarder.com/selling-at-flea-markets/">It Doesn&rsquo;t Cost a Lot to Sell at a Flea Market. Here&rsquo;s How to Get Started</a> &mdash; Selling at a flea market can be a fun way to make some extra money. You can even make a decent living as a vendor if you know what you're doing! [The Penny Hoarder]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2017/0109/Try-these-personal-finance-books-for-a-richer-2017">Try these personal-finance books for a richer 2017</a> &mdash; Whether your goal is to eliminate debt, increase your income, or simply learn more about money matters, these best-selling classics will guide you to a richer 2017. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://fortunateinvestor.com/8-triggers-cause-overspending-avoid/">8 Triggers that Cause Overspending &amp; How to Avoid Them</a> &mdash; Being on vacation can make you forget about the financial obligations at home. Create a budget while you're planning the trip and continue tracking expenses during your vacation to avoid coming home to a pile of debt. [The Fortunate Investor]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/keep-the-house-clean/">7 Things I Do Every Day To Keep The House Clean</a> &mdash; Do these small but significant tasks regularly so that you're never overwhelmed with clutter again. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</p> <p><a href="http://www.onmoneymaking.com/5-reasons-your-online-shop-is-failing.html">5 Reasons Your Online Shop is Failing</a> &mdash; Don't force your customers to sign up, log in, or complete surveys before they can shop with you. Most people find it annoying and intrusive. [OnMoneyMaking]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/520564/10-changes-level-your-work-environment-from-hum-wow">10 Changes To Level-up Your Work Environment From Ho-Hum to Wow</a> &mdash; Play energetic music in the afternoon to stimulate the brain and fight off fatigue. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thesimpledollar.com/finding-the-line-between-frugality-and-deprivation/">Finding the Line Between Frugality and Deprivation</a> &mdash; You can cause serious long-term damage to your financial plans if trying to be too frugal is making you feel deprived. [The Simple Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://fitzvillafuerte.com/7-not-obvious-benefits-investing.html">7 Not-So-Obvious Benefits of Investing</a> &mdash; One major benefit of investing is the ability to grow your money, but you also pick up important skills as you delve into the world of investing. [Ready To Be Rich]</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-solid-travel-budget">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-1"> <div class="view-content"> <div class="item-list"> <ul> <li class="views-row views-row-1 views-row-odd views-row-first"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-sneaky-vacation-costs-that-add-up-quickly">10 Sneaky Vacation Costs That Add Up Quickly</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/are-all-inclusive-vacations-and-cruises-worth-the-money">Are All-Inclusive Vacations and Cruises Worth the Money?</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-fool-proof-ways-to-stay-within-your-travel-budget">7 Fool-Proof Ways to Stay Within Your Travel Budget</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/4-ways-to-take-a-frugal-grownup-spring-break">4 Ways to Take a Frugal Grownup Spring Break</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-ways-to-save-and-make-money-while-traveling">12 Ways to Save and Make Money While Traveling</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Travel best money tips travel budget Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:30:26 +0000 Amy Lu 1871813 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Things That Self-Made Millionaires Don't Do http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-things-that-self-made-millionaires-dont-do <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-things-that-self-made-millionaires-dont-do" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/man_holding_cash_484193751.jpg" alt="Things self-made millionaires don&#039;t do" 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 things that self-made millionaires don&rsquo;t do, strategic ways to increase your net worth, and tips for couch surfing.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.treesfullofmoney.com/13-things-self-made-millionaires-dont-do/">13 Things Self-Made Millionaires Don&rsquo;t Do</a> &mdash; Self-made millionaires don't accept the status quo; they're always looking for improvement opportunities, whether it's for themselves or for others. [Trees Full of Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/net-worth/">Strategic Ways to Increase Your Net Worth This Year</a> &mdash; Your net worth is another financial number that you should keep tabs on. Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET to learn how to calculate your net worth and how to give it a boost this year. [Experian]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2017/0109/Ten-things-I-learned-from-a-month-of-couch-surfing">Ten things I learned from a month of couch surfing</a> &mdash; If you're ever curious about what it's like to couch surf for an extended period, here's one writer's take on her monthlong couch surfing experience. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Healthy-Now-42773678">5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Health and Wellness</a> &mdash; Take small and quantifiable steps toward healthy eating. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.morewithlesstoday.com/moving-soon-11-easy-tips-to-make-your-new-place-feel-like-home/">Moving Soon? 11 Easy Tips to Make Your New Place Feel Like Home</a> &mdash; Try to keep all the boxes in one room as you unpack so the entire house doesn't feel like a disaster while you put each room together. [More With Less Today]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/spending/T065-S001-10-kirkland-products-you-should-buy-at-costco/index.html">10 Kirkland Products You Should Buy at Costco</a> &mdash; Costco's Kirkland Signature line includes traditional grocery staples as well as nontraditional items such as clothing and luggage, and many of these products can hold their own against popular brand names. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.threethriftyguys.com/2017/01/how-to-get-the-best-deals-on-the-best-appliances/">How to Get the Best Deals on the Best Appliances</a> &mdash; Don't be forced into buying a replacement out of necessity. If you know an appliance is on its last legs, shop around and get the best deal when you want it. [Three Thrifty Guys]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/19369/examine-your-finances-january.html">6 Reasons to Examine Your Finances in January</a> &mdash; Tax season is right around the corner. You'll get a head start by examining your finances this month. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.marcandangel.com/2017/01/09/4-ways-to-keep-your-attitude-up-when-life-brings-you-down/">4 Ways to Keep Your Attitude Up When Life Brings You Down</a> &mdash; The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose our response. When life is bringing you down, use these strategies to keep your attitude and actions positive. [Marc &amp; Angel Hack Life]</p> <p><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/7-marketing-tips-for-personal-success/">7 Marketing Tips for Personal Success (even if you&rsquo;re an introvert!)</a> &mdash; Being a social chameleon isn't necessarily a bad thing. It just means that you show different parts of your personality depending on the audience so that you can better relate to others. [Pick The Brain]</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-things-that-self-made-millionaires-dont-do">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/the-high-cost-of-catching-a-cold-or-the-flu">The High Cost of Catching a Cold or the Flu</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/9-things-you-can-do-online-besides-watch-cat-gifs">9 Things You Can Do Online Besides Watch Cat GIFs</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/one-surprising-skill-that-can-save-you-money-when-you-travel">One Surprising Skill That Can Save You Money When You Travel</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/could-you-save-money-by-subscribing-to-an-addictive-game">Could you save money by subscribing to an addictive game?</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-smart-money-moves-to-make-in-the-new-year">8 Smart Money Moves to Make in the New Year</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Frugal Living best money tips millionaires Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:00:08 +0000 Amy Lu 1871066 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Save Money at Bed Bath & Beyond http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-smart-ways-to-save-money-at-bed-bath-beyond <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-smart-ways-to-save-money-at-bed-bath-beyond" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/bed_bath_beyond_458583895.jpg" alt="Finding smart ways to save money at bed bath &amp; beyond" 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 save money at Bed Bath &amp; Beyond, Internet hacks to simplify your web surfing, and fun ways for pet lovers to make money.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Save-Money-Bed-Bath-Beyond-42102017#photo-42102017">7 Genius Ways to Save Money at Bed Bath &amp; Beyond</a> &mdash; Monday is the best day of the week to shop Bed Bath &amp; Beyond's sale section. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/512592/9-awesome-internet-hacks-that-will-simplify-your-user-experience">9 Awesome Internet Hacks That Will Simplify Your User Experience</a> &mdash; Hitting the space bar will pause and restart a video on YouTube, but this method can sometimes cause the page to skip. Use the K key instead for easier viewing. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/ways-pet-lovers-make-money/">7 Purr-Fect Ways for Pet Lovers to Make Money</a> &mdash; A pet party planner sets up fun and safe environments for many pups to come together and celebrate. [Money Q&amp;A]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/inflation-outlook-for-2016-like-lamb-out-like-sheep/">Bracing for Inflation in 2017? Take a Deep Breath</a> &mdash; This will not be the year for runaway inflation, but there will be price increases in a few sectors that will likely affect you. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2017/0104/The-top-free-apps-that-can-help-your-New-Year-s-resolutions-stick">The top free apps that can help your New Year's resolutions stick</a> &mdash; Whether you want to eat healthier, exercise more, or be more savvy with your money, these apps will help you succeed. [The Monitor]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/personal-finance/investing/10-ways-to-protect-yourself-from-an-investment-scam/71927">10 Ways to Protect Yourself from an Investment Scam</a> &mdash; Investment fraud is on the rise. These simply guidelines will help you reduce your risk of losing money in bad investments that are designed to fleece you. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2017/01/06/simple-habits-that-will-change-your-life/">Simple Habits that Will Change Your Life</a> &mdash; Set aside some time every day to read. Look for books that help you learn, stretch your imagination, and keep you interested. [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/healthy-habits-for-children/">Top 10 Tips to Help Children Develop Useful Habits</a> &mdash; You are your child's first role model. They'll learn their earliest values from you, so be the kind of person you want them to be. [Dumb Little Man]</p> <p><a href="http://productivitytheory.com/use-quora-for-self-improvement/">How To Use Quora For Self-Improvement</a> &mdash; Quora offers a framework that supports an interconnected group of learners who ask questions. The answers you get can help guide you to a better, happier life. [Productivity Theory]</p> <p><a href="http://www.theorderexpert.com/paper-decluttering-tips-office/">5 Paper Decluttering Tips for the Office</a> &mdash; Set up a recycling and/or shedding bin to easily get your paper clutter out of the way. [The Order Expert]</p> <br /><div id="custom_wisebread_footer"><div id="rss_tagline">This article is from <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/amy-lu">Amy Lu</a> of <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-smart-ways-to-save-money-at-bed-bath-beyond">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/the-best-5-credit-cards-for-groceries">The 5 Best Credit Cards for Groceries</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-5-best-pet-nail-clippers">The 5 Best Pet Nail Clippers</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-bluetooth-trackers">The 5 Best Bluetooth Trackers</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/what-you-need-to-start-flipping-items-for-cash-online">What You Need to Start Flipping Items for Cash Online</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-apps-that-actually-pay-you-to-shop">8 Apps That Actually Pay You to Shop</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Shopping bed bath & beyond best money tips Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:30:28 +0000 Amy Lu 1869548 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Simplify Your Life in 2017 http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-simplify-your-life-in-2017 <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-simplify-your-life-in-2017" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_stretching_happy_537713924.jpg" alt="Woman learning how to simplify her life in 2017" 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 simplify your life in 2017, how to meet your fitness goals without busting your budget, and a warning to online shoppers about a new scam.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/7-ways-to-simplify-your-life-in-2017">7 Ways to Simplify Your Life in 2017</a> &mdash; It's easy to feel guilty and overwhelmed when to take on too much and can't get it all done. You'll feel more satisfied if you tackle &mdash; and accomplish &mdash; doable projects, one at a time. [Parenting Squad]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/19321/accomplish-fitness-goals-budget.html">How to Accomplish Your Fitness Goals Without Busting Your Budget</a> &mdash; Focus on doing more physical activity, but don't force yourself to go to the gym if it isn't your thing. You can take daily walks, do workouts from YouTube videos at home, or use a fitness app to help you set a routine and stick to it. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.onesmartdollar.com/beware-fake-apps-scams-are-out-there/">After Holiday Online Sale Shoppers Beware: Fake Apps and Scams Are Out There</a> &mdash; Learn how to spot these fake shopping apps that are designed to look like authentic apps from well-known retailers. [One Smart Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://moneypantry.com/yard-sale-advertising/">Garage Sale Advertising: 6 Ways to Promote the Hell out of Your next Yard Sale</a> &mdash; Use both the Internet and print publications to advertise your garage sale.&nbsp; [Money Pantry]</p> <p><a href="http://www.mydollarplan.com/easy-ways-to-organize-and-simplify-your-bills/">8 Easy Ways to Organize and Simplify Your Bills</a> &mdash; Create a separate email address for your bills and accounts. This way, bills won't get lost among all the other emails in your inbox. [My Dollar Plan]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Things-Do-While-Commuting-42850831">7 Ways to Make Your Commute More Enjoyable</a> &mdash; Step outside your comfort zone and strike up a conversation with someone while you're getting coffee or riding the bus. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="https://www.kitces.com/blog/traditional-semi-and-temporary-retirement-to-avoid-hedonic-adaptation/">3 Types Of Retirement And Their Very Different Savings Strategies</a> &mdash; A traditional retirement savings approach may not be the best strategy for you if you don't plan on retiring full time. [Nerd's Eye View]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyminiblog.com/college/student-lifehacks/">8 Lifehacks to Help You Save Money as a Student</a> &mdash; If you need a storage unit to hold your stuff while you're on break over the summer, share the space and the cost with friends or housemates. [Money Mini Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.currentoncurrency.com/4-tips-couples-arent-financially-compatible/">4 Tips for Couples Who Aren&rsquo;t Financially Compatible</a> &mdash; Don't shy away from discussing finances, especially if you plan to share a life together. It's important that you're both on the same page, but remember that you don't have to have identical views on money to be compatible. [Current on Currency]</p> <p><a href="http://stealthyandwealthy.com/money-thoughts/financial-success-2017/">11 simple tips to crush it financially this year</a> &mdash; Learn new skills or take on new hobbies that will help you save money. [Stealthy and Wealthy]</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-simplify-your-life-in-2017">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/25-ways-to-simplify-your-life-today">25 Ways to Simplify Your Life — Today</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/stop-losing-your-stuff-with-these-6-simple-tricks">Stop Losing Your Stuff With These 6 Simple Tricks</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/flashback-friday-51-ways-to-organize-your-whole-life-in-2017">Flashback Friday: 51 Ways to Organize Your Whole Life in 2017</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/how-to-use-the-holiday-quiet-time-to-boost-your-career">How to Use the Holiday Quiet Time to Boost Your Career</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-baking-soda-took-my-bathroom-from-yuck-to-yes">How Baking Soda Took My Bathroom from “Yuck” to Yes!</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Life Hacks best money tips simplify Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:30:30 +0000 Amy Lu 1869134 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Get Rich With These Mental Habits http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-get-rich-with-these-mental-habits <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-rich-with-these-mental-habits" 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_470189462.jpg" alt="Woman getting rich with mental habits" 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 mental habits that will help you get rich, essential skills to learn this year, and the best and worst things to buy at Aldi.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/personal-finance/10-mental-habits-that-you-need-to-become-rich/71918">10 Mental Habits That You Need To Become Rich</a> &mdash; Keep your emotions out of financial decisions. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifeoptimizer.org/2017/01/03/skills-to-learn-this-year/">4 Essential Skills You Might Want to Learn This Year</a> &mdash; Improving your public speaking skills will help you become a more effective communicator. [Life Optimizer]</p> <p><a href="http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/spending/T065-S001-best-and-worst-things-to-buy-at-aldi/index.html">Best and Worst Things to Buy at Aldi</a> &mdash; Aldi carries more European products than most other U.S. grocers. In general, specialty chocolates from Germany and other parts of Europe are among the best things to buy at Aldi. [Kiplinger]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cheapism.com/blog/super-bowl-party-tips-4088">10 Tips for Throwing a Football Party on the Cheap</a> &mdash; Provide a range of low-cost appetizers like pizza bites, popcorn, or chips and salsa to satisfy your guests and your budget. [Cheapism]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/The-Bite/2016/1214/Soda-taxes-do-more-than-discourage-consumption">Soda taxes do more than discourage consumption</a> &mdash; Beyond discouraging excessive consumption of this sugary drinks, soda taxes can also improve the health and economic wellbeing of communities. [The Monitor]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.stevenaitchison.co.uk/blog/5-techniques-give-good-shot-confidence/">5 Techniques to Give Ourselves a Good Shot of Confidence</a> &mdash; Display reminders of your achievements so they're in full view when you go to bed and when you get up in the morning. They can be trophies, awards, or even a list of the things you've achieved. [Change Your Thoughts]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Things-Let-Go-42898577#photo-42898577">37 Things to Let Go of in 2017</a> &mdash; A few things that you should let go of for a better, happier life in 2017 include unhealthy relationships, clothes you haven't worn in over a year, and lazy habits that are holding you back. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://frugalbeautiful.com/blog/before-you-sign-a-lease/">Important Things to Know Before You Sign a Lease</a> &mdash; If you spot vague language within the lease, ask for a modification to clarify the point before you sign. It's a red flag if the landlord or owner gives you any resistance over it. [Frugal Beautiful]</p> <p><a href="http://www.northerncheapskate.com/7-ways-you-are-putting-a-strain-on-your-bank-account/">7 Ways You Are Putting a Strain on Your Bank Account</a> &mdash; If you just want to watch a flick, rent or stream something at home. Save your theater dollars for the big movies that you really want to see. [Northern Cheapskate]</p> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/how-to-keep-your-new-years-resolutions">Top 10 Easy Ways To Actually Keep Your New Year's Resolutions This Year</a> &mdash; Make sure your New Year's Resolutions are things that you actually want to accomplish and not goals that you were pressured into tackling. [Money Q&amp;A]</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-rich-with-these-mental-habits">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/5-ways-good-manners-make-you-wealthier">5 Ways Good Manners Make You Wealthier</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/25-ways-to-feel-better-fast">25 Ways to Feel Better Fast</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/5-apps-that-pay-you-to-exercise">5 Apps That Pay You To Exercise</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/feeling-stuck-100-ways-to-change-your-life">Feeling Stuck? 100 Ways to Change Your Life</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/10-self-improvement-apps-to-make-you-smarter-stronger-and-happier">10 Self-Improvement Apps to Make You Smarter, Stronger, and Happier</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Personal Development best money tips get rich mental habits Thu, 05 Jan 2017 10:30:21 +0000 Amy Lu 1868638 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: How to Reduce Your Chances for a Tax Audit http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-how-to-reduce-your-chances-for-a-tax-audit <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-reduce-your-chances-for-a-tax-audit" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_taxes_bills_468627906_0.jpg" alt="Woman reducing her changes for a tax audit" title="" 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 articles on ways to reduce your chances for a tax audit, tax policies to watch in 2017, and helpful resources that will help you save time and money.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="https://due.com/blog/6-things-reduce-chances-tax-audit/">6 Things to do to Reduce Chances of a Tax Audit</a> &mdash; Make sure you understand the deductions that you can and can't claim. If necessary, hire a tax professional to help you through the process. [Due]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/1229/Ten-tax-policy-issues-to-watch-in-2017">Ten tax policy issues to watch in 2017</a> &mdash; With a new presidential administration coming in, making tax policy predictions for 2017 can be a little tricky, but here a few key issues that you'll want to keep an eye on. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2016/12/30/20-helpful-resources-to-save-you-time-and-money/">Helpful Resources to Save Time and Money</a> &mdash; If it seems like you're always short on time and money, these simple, easy-to-use tools, apps and websites can help you get more of both. [Living Well Spending Less]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Ways-Save-Groceries-2728452#photo-2728452">9 Tips For Saving More at the Grocery Store</a> &mdash; Many grocery stores offer health and beauty products. It may be convenient to pick them up on your grocery run, but it'll cost ya! [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://parentingsquad.com/8-fatherhood-resolutions-for-2017">8 Fatherhood Resolutions for 2017</a> &mdash; These resolutions will make you a better parent &mdash; and they're totally achievable! [Parenting Squad]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.oneincomedollar.com/2016/12/gaming-system-how-anybody-can-save.html">Gaming the System: How Anybody Can Save Money Shopping Online</a> &mdash; Use a shopping search engine like Google's to look up a specific product and find the lowest price out there. [Stretching the One Income Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://www.thefrugaltoad.com/personalfinance/4-finance-secrets-every-entrepreneur-know">4 Finance Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know</a> &mdash; Having insurance for your business can seem expensive when you're just starting out, but it can save you a lot of money and headache in the future. [The Frugal Toad]</p> <p><a href="https://www.fivecentnickel.com/best-places-to-invest-for-retirement/">Best Places to Invest for Retirement</a> &mdash; Low-cost, no-load mutual funds are good options for long-term investment. [Five Cent Nickel]</p> <p><a href="http://www.treesfullofmoney.com/how-much-emergency-cash-should-you-keep-on-hand/">How Much Emergency Cash Should You Keep on Hand</a> &mdash; A good rule of thumb is $400 plus $50 for each member of your household, but the actual amount you'll need for your situation will depend on a few factors. [Trees Full of Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/516621/this-one-minute-life-hack-will-make-you-everything-better-than-before">This One-Minute Life Hack Will Make You Do Everything Better Than Before</a> &mdash; This hack can improve your memory, boost your self-esteem, and help you to be more productive and happier. All you need is a pen and a minute. [Lifehack]</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-reduce-your-chances-for-a-tax-audit">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/5-common-tax-mistakes-we-need-to-stop-making">5 Common Tax Mistakes We Need to Stop Making</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/4-ways-student-loans-impact-your-taxes">4 Ways Student Loans Impact Your Taxes</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-3 views-row-odd"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/8-tax-tricks-to-try-if-youre-stuck-with-student-loans">8 Tax Tricks to Try if You&#039;re Stuck With Student Loans</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/35-bizarre-things-you-can-be-taxed-on">35 Bizarre Things You Can Be Taxed 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/would-you-move-to-one-of-these-states-to-avoid-taxes">Would You Move to One of These States to Avoid Taxes?</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Taxes best money tips tax audit Wed, 04 Jan 2017 10:30:27 +0000 Amy Lu 1865834 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Post-Holiday Sales You Didn't Know About http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-post-holiday-sales-you-didnt-know-about <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-post-holiday-sales-you-didnt-know-about" 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_shopping_613241502.jpg" alt="Woman finding post-holiday sales she didn&#039;t know about" 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 post-holiday sales you never knew about, New Year&rsquo;s resolutions that will pay off in 10 years, and secrets about shopping at the Apple Store.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/1229/January-s-Holiday-Hangover-is-the-best-day-for-sales-you-never-knew-about">January's 'Holiday Hangover' is the best day for sales you never knew about</a> &mdash; The first workday after the holidays (that's today!) tends to see plummeting prices and online sales on certain products. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.moneytalksnews.com/5-new-years-resolutions-you-wish-youd-made-10-years-ago/">5 New Year&rsquo;s Resolutions That Will Pay Off 10 Years From Now</a> &mdash; If you keep them up, these five changes will put you in a better place 10 years from now. [Money Talks News]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/lifestyle/shopping/10-hidden-secrets-about-shopping-at-the-apple-store/71900">10 Hidden Secrets About Shopping At The Apple Store</a> &mdash; If you have an older Apple device that you want to get rid of and you don't want to go through the hassle of selling it yourself, you can take it into an Apple Store and get a gift card in exchange. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/How-Clean-Keurig-Coffee-Machine-42387106">Extend Your Keurig's Lifetime by Cleaning It Properly With These Tips</a> &mdash; To get the best cup of joe from your Keurig brewer, descale it every three to six months. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.experian.com/blogs/news/about/spending-diet-broke/">Spending Diet: Stopping Those Money Habits That Keep Us Broke</a> &mdash; Certain habits can drain our budgets and keep us broke. Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET to learn more about these bad spending habits and was to curb them. [Experian]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://moneypantry.com/kids-business-ideas/">60 Small Business Ideas for Teenagers &amp; Kids</a> &mdash; A creative teen can open shop on Etsy and sell handmade items like jewelry, art, candles, and even jam. [Money Pantry]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stevenaitchison.co.uk/blog/3-simple-ways-declutter-life/">3 Simple Ways to Declutter Your Life</a> &mdash; Get rid of anything that doesn't give you energy, and organize the things that invigorate you. [Change Your Thoughts]</p> <p><a href="http://sweethometimes.com/5-factors-consider-move-out-leave-home/">5 Factors to Consider Before You Move Out</a> &mdash; Do you have the basic household items you'll need to set up your new place? Ask your parents or other friends and family if they have extra dishes, cleaning supplies, towels, etc. that you can take. [Sweet Home Times]</p> <p><a href="http://personalself.com/entitlement-mentality/">19 Signs You Have an Entitlement Mentality (9 Ways to Overcome it)</a> &mdash; Do you always see others as a threat or competition that you need to beat? [Personal Self]</p> <p><a href="https://www.lupgrade.com/7-surefire-methods-improve-creativity/">7 Surefire Methods To Improve Your Creativity</a> &mdash; Creativity doesn't require tons of space and freedom. In fact, setting boundaries can actually increase creative output. [Life Upgrade]</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-post-holiday-sales-you-didnt-know-about">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-8"> <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-ways-to-save-big-on-appliances">8 Ways to Save Big on Appliances</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-best-and-worst-things-to-buy-in-february">The Best and Worst Things to Buy in February</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/halloween-is-over-now-go-and-buy-your-costume">Halloween Is Over. Now, Go and Buy Your Costume.</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-best-5-credit-cards-for-groceries">The 5 Best Credit Cards for Groceries</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-5-best-pet-nail-clippers">The 5 Best Pet Nail Clippers</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Shopping best money tips holiday sales Tue, 03 Jan 2017 10:00:18 +0000 Amy Lu 1865762 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Ways to Live in the Big City on a Small Budget http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-ways-to-live-in-the-big-city-on-a-small-budget <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/best-money-tips-ways-to-live-in-the-big-city-on-a-small-budget" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_city_bench_483455161.jpg" alt="Woman living in the big city on a small budget" 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 live in the big city on a small budget, tips for flying first class on the cheap, and affordable European vacation destinations.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://www.onesmartdollar.com/ways-live-big-city-small-budget/">7 Ways to Live in the Big City on a Small Budget</a> &mdash; Walk your neighborhood to get a feel for your local dining options. Check out street vendors and food trucks for affordable &mdash; and often delicious &mdash; food. [One Smart Dollar]</p> <p><a href="http://www.shebudgets.com/lifestyle/travel/10-tips-for-flying-first-class-on-the-cheap/71897">10 Tips For Flying First Class On The Cheap</a> &mdash; Ask about cash upgrades when you check in and you may be able to score a discounted first class seat. [SheBudgets]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Cheap-Places-Europe-2017-42874331#photo-42874331">5 Places to Go in Europe Now That the Dollar Is at a Record High</a> &mdash; For a taste of the European city life, visit Lisbon, Portugal. From there, you can take a day trip to the charming village of Sintra. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/1223/How-to-pick-the-perfect-parka">How to pick the perfect parka</a> &mdash; When choosing a parka, the first things to think about are types of weather conditions you'll be wearing it in. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.oneincomedollar.com/2016/12/12-security-tips-when-traveling-and.html">12 Security Tips When Traveling and Living in an RV</a> &mdash; Properly illuminate your RV with decorative lights, interior lights, or exterior motion sensor lights to discourage criminals. [Stretching the One-Income Dollar]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="https://blog.allstate.com/inspection-tips-for-your-roof/">Inspection Tips for Your Roof</a> &mdash; Doing regular roof inspections will help you identify issues before they become a major problem. [The Allstate Blog]</p> <p><a href="http://www.stackthechips.com/4-ways-start-saving-childs-college-education/">4 Ways To Start Saving For Your Childs&rsquo; College Education</a> &mdash; There are a number of options for parents who want to save for their child's education. If your have a lot of assets, check out the Uniform Transfer to Minors Act or the Uniform Gift to Minors Act. [Stack The Chips]</p> <p><a href="http://www.cultofmoney.com/2016/12/28/6-excuses-prevent-success/">6 Excuses That Prevent Your Success</a> &mdash; Learning is a continual process. Don&rsquo;t use &quot;I need to learn more&quot; as an excuse to not take action. [Cult of Money]</p> <p><a href="http://everythingfinanceblog.com/19271/simplify-your-closet.html">How to Easily Simplify Your Closet in 2017</a> &mdash; Filter your clothes in and out by the season. Put winter items into storage during the summer, and vice versa. [Everything Finance]</p> <p><a href="http://www.dumblittleman.com/develop-healthy-eating-habits/">How To Develop Awesome Eating Habits Without Failing And Binging</a> &mdash; Having a support system is key to developing healthy eating habits that stick. [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-ways-to-live-in-the-big-city-on-a-small-budget">Wise Bread</a>, an award-winning personal finance and <a href="http://www.wisebread.com/credit-cards">credit card comparison</a> website. Read more great articles from Wise Bread:</div><div class="view view-similarterms view-id-similarterms view-display-id-block_2 view-dom-id-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/the-high-cost-of-catching-a-cold-or-the-flu">The High Cost of Catching a Cold or the Flu</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-2 views-row-even"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/9-things-you-can-do-online-besides-watch-cat-gifs">9 Things You Can Do Online Besides Watch Cat GIFs</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/one-surprising-skill-that-can-save-you-money-when-you-travel">One Surprising Skill That Can Save You Money When You Travel</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/could-you-save-money-by-subscribing-to-an-addictive-game">Could you save money by subscribing to an addictive game?</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-smart-money-moves-to-make-in-the-new-year">8 Smart Money Moves to Make in the New Year</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Frugal Living best money tips big city Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:00:08 +0000 Amy Lu 1865099 at http://www.wisebread.com Best Money Tips: Easy Ways to Make Money While You Exercise http://www.wisebread.com/best-money-tips-easy-ways-to-make-money-while-you-exercise <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-make-money-while-you-exercise" class="imagecache imagecache-250w imagecache-linked imagecache-250w_linked"><img src="http://wisebread.killeracesmedia.netdna-cdn.com/files/fruganomics/imagecache/250w/blog-images/woman_running_happy_501799697.jpg" alt="Woman making money while she exercises" 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 easy ways to make money while exercising, unique side hustles to try, and tips to make the most of your used gadgets.</p> <h2>Top 5 Articles</h2> <p><a href="http://moneyqanda.com/how-to-make-money-while-exercising/">Top 5 Incredibly Easy Ways to Make Money While Getting in Shape</a> &mdash; Offer landscaping services to your friends and neighbors. It's definitely hard work that will help you build muscles and your income. [Money Q&amp;A]</p> <p><a href="http://www.everybodylovesyourmoney.com/2016/12/28/unique-side-hustles.html">3 Unique Side Hustles You Didn&rsquo;t Know About</a> &mdash; Are you really good at something that seems obscure? Make sample videos or tutorials showcasing that specific skill. [Everybody Loves Your Money]</p> <p><a href="http://www.lifehack.org/514449/6-tips-make-the-most-your-used-gadgets">6 Tips to Make the Most of Your Used Gadgets</a> &mdash; Whenever you get a new device, be sure to keep the original box, instructions, and accessories. Having the entire package will increase the value if you decide to sell it to a private third party. [Lifehack]</p> <p><a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/Saving-Money/2016/1222/Here-s-why-you-ve-been-hanging-drapes-wrong-your-entire-life">Here's why you've been hanging drapes wrong your entire life</a> &mdash; Hanging drapes isn't rocket science, but you still need to know what you're doing if you want your window treatments to look good. [The Monitor]</p> <p><a href="http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/Resolutions-People-Anxiety-42852266">10 Resolutions For People Dealing With Anxiety</a> &mdash; Be patient with yourself. Remind yourself that there is hope, even if it doesn't feel that way right now. [PopSugar Smart Living]</p> <h2>Other Essential Reading</h2> <p><a href="http://www.stevenaitchison.co.uk/blog/7-ways-make-great-first-impression/">7 Ways to Make a Great First Impression</a> &mdash; Pay attention to your body language. Make sure your posture is good, your handshake is firm, and your face looks authentic. [Change Your Thoughts]</p> <p><a href="http://www.frugalvillage.com/2016/12/28/frugal-tips-for-young-adults-just-getting-started/">Frugal Tips for Young Adults Just Getting Started</a> &mdash; Being smart about saving and spending early on will have a huge impact on your financial health for years down the line. [Frugal Village]</p> <p><a href="http://bargainbriana.com/keep-family-safe-online/">How to Keep Your Family Safe Online</a> &mdash; If your kids are still young, keep household electronics in a central location so you can keep tabs on their online activities. [Bargain Briana]</p> <p><a href="https://www.fivecentnickel.com/how-to-play-retirement-catch-up/">8 Ways to Save for Retirement in your 40s and 50s</a> &mdash; Many people fixate on 62 for retirement because that's when you can start collecting social security, but if you're able and willing, consider working past 62 to build on your funds. [Five Cent Nickel]</p> <p><a href="http://www.adebtfreestressfreelife.com/7-habits-embrace-best-year-ever/">7 Habits To Embrace For Your Best Year Ever</a> &mdash; Schedule your home management responsibilities and make them part of your daily goals. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]</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-make-money-while-you-exercise">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/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/earn-extra-income-with-your-smartphone-camera">Earn Extra Income With Your Smartphone Camera</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-make-more-money-as-an-uber-driver">How to Get a High Rating and Make More Money as an Uber Driver</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-fitness-gadgets-actually-worth-the-money">5 Fitness Gadgets Actually Worth the Money</a></span> </div> </li> <li class="views-row views-row-5 views-row-odd views-row-last"> <div class="views-field-title"> <span class="field-content"><a href="http://www.wisebread.com/what-you-need-to-start-flipping-items-for-cash-online">What You Need to Start Flipping Items for Cash Online</a></span> </div> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div><br/></br> Extra Income best money tips exercise Thu, 29 Dec 2016 10:30:31 +0000 Amy Lu 1864430 at http://www.wisebread.com