Best Money Tips: The Most Affordable U.S. Cities of 2016


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the most affordable cities in the U.S., how the Brexit vote will affect the cost of travel, and ways to cook dinner in the dishwasher.

Top 5 Articles

Top 17 Most Affordable U.S. Cities of 2016 — The cost of living in Grand Rapids, Michigan is 11% lower than the national average, and the cost of housing is 31% lower! [mintLife]

How will the Brexit vote affect the cost of European travel? — While exchange rates are in our favor, flights may get more expensive in the future. [The Monitor]

Yes, You Can Cook Dinner in the Dishwasher — Learn how to make wine-poached shrimp, mustard-glazed green beans, couscous, and even strawberry cinnamon compote in the dishwasher! [Popsugar Smart Living]

Amazon Says Prime Day Will Be July 12 — This year's Prime Day sale will feature over 100,000 deals across all departments and categories — but you need to be a Prime member to get them. Also check out the countdown deals leading up to the big sale. [Money Talks News]

4 Creative Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy This Summer — Take advantage of the sunshine and plant a small garden in your backyard! Give your kids the responsibility of feeding, watering, and weeding the plants. [Shopper Strategy]

Other Essential Reading

4 Common Household Accidents that Renters Insurance Covers — Renter's insurance covers dog bites under the liability coverage. [Money Spruce]

Save Money On Family Movie Nights — Popcorn is the go-to snack for movie nights. Microwave popcorn is easy, but you can save more by investing in a popcorn popper and getting kernels in bulk. [Action Economics]

3 Unconventional Ways Of Thinking That’ll Help You Change Yourself — Cultivating good habits won't help you reach your goals if the habits are on autopilot. You also need to be engaged and mindful of the choices you make. [Dumb Little Man]

5 Tips for Building Your Reputation as a Freelancer — Make sure to hit your deadlines. You're more likely to be trusted and recommended if you consistently turn in your work on time. [Due]

15 Reasons Why You’ll Remain Poor Your Whole Life — If you give up as soon as things become difficult, you'll never get anywhere in life. [Ready To Be Rich]

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