Welcome to Wise Bread’s Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on improving your social life, alternatives to joining the gym, and shopping and cooking for one.
How to Improve Your Social Life in 2012 — Improve your social life in 2012 by joining a few Meetups! [20 and Engaged]
Alternatives to Joining the Gym — Instead of joining a gym, opt to purchase your own exercise equipment. [Free From Broke]
Shopping and Cooking Frugally for One — When shopping frugally for one, make sure to stock your pantry with pasta and canned tuna. [Being Frugal]
Improve Your Credit Score without Using Credit Cards — Want to improve your credit score without using credit cards? Make sure there are no errors on your credit report. [Cash Money Life]
Make 2012 Your Best Year Ever! — Make 2012 your best year ever by writing down your goals and looking at them every day. [Bucksome Boomer]
Other Essential Reading
6 Things To Do With Your Tax Return — This year, use your tax return to pad your emergency fund. [Personal Dividends]
Reassess Your Job Search For the New Year — If you keep getting close to getting a job but continually fail to get hired, work on your follow-up skills. [SavvySugar]
5 Tips to Save with a Roommate — If you are thinking about saving money by living with a roommate, be sure to pick a roommate with a steady job who can pay his or her share of the bills. [Savings Scoop]
What to Do with All Those Packing Peanuts — Use your extra packing peanuts on the tips of sharp tools to keep yourself from getting poked the next time you rummage through a drawer. [Apartment Therapy]
9 Must-Do Bath Safety Tips — To keep bath time safe, take the time to learn CPR. [Parenting Squad]
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