Best Money Tips: Saving on Car Repairs


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on saving on car repairs, what to do if your job is dying, and tips for a frugal New Year's Eve.

Top 5 Articles

How To Save Money On Car Repairs — To save money on car repairs, try to find your own parts instead of having a mechanic find them for you. [Money Q&A]

Disappearing Jobs: What to Do if Your Job is Dying — If your job is dying, get prepared by looking for natural alternatives. [PT Money]

8 Tips for a Frugal New Year's Eve — Save money on your New Year's Eve party by opting for CDs instead of a DJ. [Mainstreet]

11 Things Not Worth the Money — Don't waste your money on premium gas when you don't need it. [SavvySugar]

20 New Year's Resolutions for Couples to Make — In 2012, make a commitment with your significant other to go on more dates. [20 and Engaged]

Other Essential Reading

How to Find and Hire a Babysitter — Before you hire a babysitter, be sure to take him or her for a "test drive" by having him or her meet your kids to see how they all interact. [Parenting Squad]

Very Very Last Minute Tax Moves — One tax move you might want to make before the year is over: paying your property taxes. [Bargaineering]

Saving Money in the New Year — Save money in the New Year by keeping your freezer well stocked. [The Sun's Financial Diary]

10 Things You Can Do Today That Will Save and Make You Money in 2012 — Save money in 2012 by paying your bills online. [Savings Scoop]

7 Ways to Beat Your Christmas Debt — To beat your Christmas debt, try saving a tiny amount from each paycheck in an online savings account. [The Wisdom Journal]

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Briana Myricks's picture

Thanks Ashley!

Ashley Jacobs's picture

You are welcome!

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