Best Money Tips: Financial Tips for the Sandwich Generation


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on financial tips for the Sandwich Generation, ethical clothing brands that are also affordable, and tips for throwing an ugly Christmas sweater party.

Top 5 Articles

4 Financial Tips for the ‘Sandwich Generation’ — When you need to support your parents and your children at the same time, pooling your resources can help you cut down on expenses for the whole family. [The Allstate Blog]

Five ethical clothing brands you can actually afford — These brands are ethical and sustainable, and they meet the consumer halfway by lowering their markups. [The Monitor]

Tacky Tips for Throwing an Ugly Christmas Sweater Party — Capture the ugly sweaters for posterity by setting up a makeshift photo booth where your guests can take snapshots with a festive background and fun props. [Bargain Babe]

36 Dollar-Store DIY Projects to Try Out — Get crafty — for cheap! The supplies for these fun DIY projects can be found at your local dollar store. [PopSugar Smart Living]

16 People You Should Tip for the Holidays — The holiday season is a great time to give back to people who make your life easier throughout the year.  [Kiplinger]

Other Essential Reading

10 Resolutions That Can Save You Real Money This Year — Make an effort to shop smarter! Learn the best times to buy certain products and how to spot a good deal. [Cheapism]

10 New Year’s Renovation Resolutions for 2017 — Many people make New Year's resolutions hoping to get themselves in better shape. Take on some of these renovation resolutions to help get your house in great shape, too!  [PennyMac]

3 Powerful Rituals for Building New, Healthy Relationships — Practice walking on your own — being comfortable when you're by yourself. When you enjoy your own company, you don't need to have people around merely to avoid being alone. [Marc & Angel Hack Life]

5 Things You Must Do In The First Hour Of Your Day — Avoid any tech contact in your first hour. Checking your phone first thing in the morning can have a negative effect on your mental health and impact how you feel the rest of the day. [Pick The Brain]

5 Reasons to Help Your Kids Write Their Letters to Santa — Writing a letter to Santa can be a fun way for your child to learn how a letter is supposed to look. [Parenting Squad]

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Thanks Amy for the roundup. Always nice to find great articles all in one place.