Best Money Tips: How to Stop Buying so Many "Wants"


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on how to stop buying so many "wants," saving money and the planet, and correcting the wrong money lessons.

Top 5 Articles

You Don't Need It! How To Stop Buying So Many "Wants" — To avoid buying wants, only use cash when making purchases. [And Then We Saved]

Shift Your Habit to Save Money and the Planet — Did you know shutting off your computer every night can save you $55 per year? [Generation X Finance]

Correcting the Wrong Money Lessons — If you notice your child has learned a money lesson incorrectly, immediately explain to them why what they've learned is incorrect. [The Simple Dollar]

Plan for the Payroll Tax Cut Expiring in 2013 — Be prepared for the payroll tax cut that expires this year by reducing your spending by $100 per month. [Consumerism Commentary]

9 Surefire Ways to Get What You Want — Minding your thoughts and your words can help you get what you want. [Marc and Angel Hack Life]

Other Essential Reading

How to Tackle Three of the Toughest Interview Questions — When asked about your work history, point out the things that stand out. [Lifehacker]

9 Must-Have Household Items Every Savvy Woman Needs — Every savvy woman should have baking soda in her home. [SavvySugar]

Making Music for Less — When buying a new instrument, don't be afraid to bargain! [Yes, I Am Cheap]

Daydream Believer: 7 Tips to Help Slow Things Down in 2013 — Slow things down in 2013 by planning to make no plans. [Parenting Squad]

2013 Financial Resolutions — Are any of these financial resolutions on your list of resolutions for 2013? [Free Money Finance]

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