Best Money Tips: Save Money While in College


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to save money in college, the biggest money wasters, and email etiquette.

Top 5 Articles

11 Ways To Save Money While In College — Save money while in college by avoiding credit cards and selling things you don't need. [Money Q&A]

28 of the Biggest Money Wasters, According to Real People — Cigarettes and workout supplements are two big money wasters. [PopSugar Smart Living]

Email Etiquette — When sending an email, remember to proofread it a few times to make sure there are no errors. [Free Money Finance]

The 10 Best Low Risk Investments for High Returns — Money market funds and annuities are low risk investments with potentially high returns. [Good Financial Cents]

Scams and Schemes to Be Aware Of and How to Avoid Falling Prey to Others — To avoid falling prey to scams, avoid fast talkers and pushy sales people. [Three Thrifty Guys]

Other Essential Reading

The truth about being broke — Being broke teaches you that only you can solve your problems and how to live below your means. [Get Rich Slowly]

Take the Stress Out of Retirement Planning — To take the stress out of retirement planning, set aside 10% of your income for savings. [Yes, I Am Cheap]

Framing Your Life — When figuring out what advice you should follow for your life, make sure you really understand the source of the advice and that you can demonstrate that the advice actually works. [The Simple Dollar]

A simple way to understand a complicated stock market — If the stock market goes up, savings account rates may start to recover. [Five Cent Nickel]

Breakfast on the Go: 4 Ways to Feed Kids Fast — Smoothies are a great, speedy breakfast you can give your kids on the go! [Parenting Squad]

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