Best Money Tips: Things You Need to Know About Financial Aid


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on things you need to know about financial aid, must-have millionaire habits, and getting financially fit.

Top 5 Articles

15 Things You Need to Know About Financial Aid — Did you know that you should apply for financial aid even if you don't think you are eligible? [Get Rich Slowly]

6 Must-Have Millionaire Habits — Learn a lesson from millionaires and be in control of your money. [SavvySugar]

4 Steps to Getting Financially Fit — When getting financially fit, establish an easy plan that you will stick to. [Credit Karma Blog]

3 Reasons Traditional Index Mutual Funds Are Better Than ETFs — Traditional index mutual funds are easier to rebalance than ETFs. [Amateur Asset Allocator]

Surprise Unemployment? Make The Most of It — If you suddenly find yourself unemployed, make the most of it by claiming unemployement benefits and using a budgeting tool. [And Then She Saved]

Other Essential Reading

8 Ridiculously Simple Ways to Save Time — To save time, identify tasks you can replace with automation, then automate those tasks! [The Millionaire Nurse Blog]

3 Big Mistakes Small Business Sites Commonly Make — Do you have a website for your small business? Don't make the mistake of not having a real way for customers to contact you. [1099 Mom]

What Are You Doing to Make Millions More? — If you want to make more money, take the time to grow professionally. [Free Money Finance]

Timeshare Rentals: A Surprising Money-Saving Alternative — Next time you go on vacation, consider renting a timeshare. It will help you eat healthier! [Careful Cents]

How to Host a Fall Harvest Birthday Party — Looking for a good snack to serve at a fall birthday party? Try pumpking peanut butter dip. [Parenting Squad]

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My son will be going to college in 3 years. It is good to know about the above articles to do extensive research, so I can educate him on his options with college funding.


Stacie Walker