Best how to save money articles for the week of 8/22/14
I read dozens of articles and blogs on how to save money so that you don’t have to. Here are my favorite articles this week:
How Much Cheaper Is It to Drink at Home? The truth is I never enjoyed going to bars. For one thing I always thought they were too loud and I never thought it was much fun yelling at somebody in order to communicate. For another thing, I could never stand to spend as much money as an evening at a club requires. Brock from cleverdude.com has the numbers to back me up on this as he calculates exactly how much it costs to make drinks at home versus have a night out on the town.
What is Google’s New Flight Search? Quickly Find the Best Fares Google does it again! Lori from morewithlesstoday.com explains how using Google’s new flight search tool makes it easy to find the best airfares.
Taste-Test experiment: 11 Kids Evaluate Name-Brand vs Generic Cereals I love this! Len from lenpenzo.com conducted a scientificish experiment to see if name brand cereals were worth the extra money. Since this article is showing up here on the ABC, I think you can guess what his results were. Although I wasn’t clever enough to do a taste test, here is my article on how much you can save buying generic.
Donating a Car to Charity: What You Need to Know Selling a car is difficult. You can try to trade it in to a car dealer, but getting a fair price out of them is tough. You can try to sell it on Craigslist, but finding a buyer can be just as tough. Have you ever thought about just giving your car to charity and taking the tax deduction? Emily from moneyning.com explains how to do it.
What is MLM and Why Do Only a Few Succeed? If you have ever searched for ways to make a little extra cash on the side you surely have come across the a multi level marketing program. The promises of those programs are almost always nothing like the reality. Grayson from sproutwealth.com explains why it is so hard to actually make any money from a MLM.