Best Money Tips: Outsmart Your Bank


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to outsmart your bank, common interview questions, and top 10 tax audit red flags.

Top 5 Articles

12 New Ways To Outsmart Your Bank — Outsmart your bank by not chasing new offers they put out for new customers. [US News via MSN Money]

30 Most Common Interview Questions and How to Answer Them — When asked if you consider yourself successful in an interview, be sure to answer yes and give specific reasons why. [Financial Highway]

Top 10 Tax Audit Red Flags & Understand How To Avoid An IRS Audit — If you make over $100,000 per year, you are 5 times more likely to be audited. [Money Reasons]

5 Brilliant Uses for Binder Clips — Not quite sure what to do with your binder clips? Try using them to keep your kitchen sponges dry. [Re-nest]

12 steps to a cleaner and more productive workspace ;— Make your workplace more productive by not keeping binders. [Brip Blap]

Other Essential Reading

New AAP Guidelines Have Children Facing the Rear for an Additional Year — The AAP recommends that kids sit backwards in the car for an additional year for safety reasons. [Parenting Squad]

10 Things Test-Prep Services Won't Tell You — If you are paying for your child to take test-prep classes, be sure to know that the promise of "big improvements" may be an exaggeration. [Smart Money]

Information that can help you when buying knives — Are you shopping for a knife that will stay sharp for a long time? If so, you may want to buy a ceramic one. [Simplifried]

(Almost) Last Minute Tax Tips ;— If you are filing your taxes last minute, be sure to be organized! [The Amateur Financier]

3 ways to Spring Clean Your Brain — Spring clean your brain by getting your beauty rest. [Huffington Post]

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Thanks for the mention!

Ashley Jacobs's picture

You are welcome!

Ray Jamali's picture

Always enjoy learning about ways to outsmart the banks :)

thanks for the mention!

Ashley Jacobs's picture

You are welcome!

Guest's picture

Ashley-I'm obsessed with smart banking. With such horribly low interest rates, finding ways to eliminate costs and boost yields is quite important. Next I have to find out how to keep my workspace organized. A perpetual challenge :).