Regular readers of the ABC will may be wondering where the picture of the old guy reading the paper went. I never liked that picture, but I have been unable to come up with anything better for the last year. Finally I had an aspiring artist come up with this picture for me. Now I am unsure if I want this to be my regular Friday link roundup picture or whether I should use it as my main logo. Any opinions? There is a pretty cool story behind this picture, and I’ll share it with you once I figure out what I am going to do with it. Ok, now on to the good stuff about how to save money.
I read dozens of websites and blogs on how to save money so that you don’t have to. Here are my favorites this week:
Tips When Shopping for Tires at Costco and Sam’s Club- One thing I have never felt like I was getting a good deal on no matter how much research I did is tires. Next time I buy tires I will follow these tips from Peter at fiscalfizzle.com. I will also use the low rolling resistance tire calculator I created for this article.
7 Reasons You Should Review Your Life Insurance Policy- Christianpf.com has a reminder for us that life insurance isn’t something you set and forget, but might need changing every once in a while as your life changes. Here is a list of situations that may cause you to rethink how much insurance you need.
Still All About the Thrift Shop!- Cyrstal from budgetinginthefunstuff.com has been doing her clothes shopping almost exclusively at the thrift shop for over a year now, and has this update on how the project is working out for her. I ran into Crystal recently and can confirm she is a pretty snazzy dresser.
10 Very Good Reasons to Get Renter’s Insurance- Anna from andthenwesaved.com has all the reasons you will ever need to convince you to get renters insurance. Reason number 1 is that it is cheap, which reminds me about a strange story involving my wife. When I first started dating my wife she had asked me to help her out with her finances a bit and I encouraged her to look into renters insurance. When she called her insurance agent to get a quote she was shocked to find out that car insurance plus renters insurance was less expensive than just having car insurance because of the large multi line discounts. So she got more for less money!
Want to Get Paid to Binge-Watch TV? Netflix May Have a Job for You!- Kelly from thepennyhoarder.com has some news on a job that even the laziest among us might be interested in.