Best Money Tips: How to Reach Financial Security By 30


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found helpful articles on how to reach financial security before you turn 30, ways to upcycle plastic bags, and the one word that will lead you to happiness.

Top 5 Articles

How To Achieve Financial Security Before The Age Of Thirty — Keep an eye out for freebies — and not just the samples you might get in the mail. If your employer matches your contributions to a retirement plan, do your darnedest to max it out. [Money Soldiers]

7 Ways to Upcycle Your Stockpile of Plastic Bags — You can make a toy parachute, craft a flower, or even construct a backpack out of plastic bags. [Make:]

The Key to Achieving Happiness Is as Simple as Saying This 1 Word — This word can open doors to many new experiences and opportunities. [PopSugar Smart Living]

The Benefits of Community Banking — What is community banking, and how can it help you with your finances? Join Experian's #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET to discuss the benefits of community banking. [Experian]

How do Amazon's new monthly Prime options really stack up? – Amazon now offers month options for Prime services. [The Monitor]

Other Essential Reading

Avoid these 5 Online Networking Mistakes — Don't just make connections — maintain them! Touch base so you that don't let the relationship lapse. []

10 Signs That Change Is Coming To Your Financial Life (And Will Get Better Soon) — You're on the path to a great financial life when you start defining success in your own terms. [Ready To Be Rich]

Do 1 Green Thing to Keep the Green $$: Reduce Waste — Simply doing one thing to reduce waste each day can save you a lot of money. [Two Frugal Fairfielders]

Saving Money By Being Busy At Home — When you keep yourself occupied with tasks around the house, you're less likely to go out and spend money on things you don't need. [Clever Dude]

6 Fun Things to Do During Daddy-Daughter Time — It can be difficult for some dads to bond with their daughters. A good place to start is to do something that you or your daughter loves. [Parenting Squad]

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Hello Amy, thanks for including us on this list. Unfortunately for me, 30 has passed so I'm looking for how to achieve financial freedom before the age of 35 :)

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