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

By Ashley Jacobs on 21 September 2012 1 comment

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]

News & Events

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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