Best Money Tips: 16 Tax Breaks That People Often Miss


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on often-overlooked tax breaks, packing tips from flight attendants, and signs your personal finances are in trouble.

Top 5 Articles

Tax Hacks 2017: Don’t Miss These 16 Often-Overlooked Tax Breaks — You can deduct certain medical expenses can be deducted, like your mileage when you use your car for medical reasons. [Money Talks News]

These Genius Packing Tips From Flight Attendants Will Seriously Change How You Travel — These tips from flight attendants will help you maximize the space in your suitcase. [PopSugar Smart Living]

8 Signs Your Personal Finances are in Trouble — You might want to think about downsizing if the combined worth of your vehicles is more than half your annual household income. [Trees Full of Money]

Traveling over Presidents Day weekend in February? Why you should book now. — The sweet spot for the best prices on flights over Presents Day weekend is NOW. Wait any later and you'll see prices rise. [The Monitor]

5 Helpful Money Habits to Adopt for the New Year — Stretch your funds by repairing or refurbishing items that have seen some wear instead of replacing them outright. [Shopping Kim]

Other Essential Reading

One Professional Cleaning Trick That Will Keep Your Shower and Tub Clean For Six Months — Wash your tub and shower like you normally would, then apply two secret ingredients to keep them clean for months. [A Debt Free Mess Free Life]

The Key to Financial Success Is Being Accountable to Yourself — Your financial situation won't improve if you don't step back, recognize that you're messing up, and genuinely try to fix it. [The Simple Dollar]

Choosing The Best Retirement Plan For You — Learn about the highlights and drawbacks of the different kinds of retirement plans out there! [Good Financial Cents]

5 Strategies for Surviving the Open Workspace Office Plan — It can be difficult to focus when you can see and hear your co-workers all around you. Stake out a quiet area where you can work with fewer distractions — maybe a corner away from loud talkers. [Money Q&A]

6 Ways to Make Toddler Shoe Shopping Easier — Make sure there's enough wiggle room at the heel. There's a quick test you can do with your pinky finger to check if the heel fits correctly.  [Parenting Squad]

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