Best Money Tips: Why Your Budget Isn't Working

By Ashley Jacobs on 3 May 2013 2 comments

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on why your budget isn't working, saving on car insurance, and custodial accounts.

Top 5 Articles

Your budget isn't working. Here's Why. — Your budget may not be working if you aren't keeping track of your spending. [Get Rich Slowly]

Saving Money On Your Car Insurance — Not modifying your car can help you save money on your car insurance. [Yes I Am Cheap]

Scared Your Child Will Blow Their Savings? Consider a Custodial Account — Keep your child from blowing through their savings by opening a custodial account. Your child will gain full access to the account between the ages of 18 and 21. [Good Financial Cents]

Beyond Money: How to Find Happiness in Your 20s (or Any Time) — Being grateful every day and giving all you can will help you find happiness! [Money Spruce]

5 Unconventional Google Search Tips for Power Searching —To search with more power on Google, use comparative keywords. [Dumb Little Man]

Other Essential Reading

7 Tips to Cut the Costs of Your Wedding Video — If you want to save money on your wedding video, consider editing it yourself! [PopSugar Smart Living]

Home prices are up: good news or bad? — Before you decide what to do with your home, remember that homes are priced in dollars, not percentages. [Five Cent Nickel]

The Best Free Printables by Occasion — Head over to Disney Baby to get printables for your baby shower or Greeting Island for birthday printables. [InkJet Willy]

Why You Aren't Getting a Raise — You might not be getting a raise if you aren't promoting your accomplishments. [Free Money Finance]

17 Reasons Why All New Parents Should Try Babywearing — All new parents should try babywearing because it can help them become more attuned to their babies. [Parenting Squad]

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Guest's picture

This is exactly what I need these days. I need a lot of tips on how to get track on my budget since things are not going so well with my budget these days.

Guest's picture

Love these posts. Getting a number of good articles on topics like this that so many people need to read about is perfect. Thanks for the links!