Every Friday I link to my favorite stories and blog posts about saving money.
To rent or buy? WalletPop looks at the top five markets to rent and the top five markets to buy. If your city is not listed, the writer explains how to figure it out. She ranks Los Angeles as No. 37 on the rent or buy index, which means it’s still cheaper to rent.
Money saving iPhone apps. Erin at Coupon Cravings regularly writes about iPhone apps that help one save money. Her latest post is on five apps that make it easier to eat out, like Meal Tickets, which searches for coupons at nearby restaurants.
Five activities to improve your finances. Frugal Dad’s advice is simple and practical. I like! From keeping a spending journal to developing a passive income, he will get you thinking about your money and what you want to do with it.
Could your job be outsourced? Digerati Life lists the top 10 most vulnerable jobs and the 10 safest. Some jobs on the likely to be outsourced list don’t make any sense, like pharmacy technician. How is someone going to fill my prescription in India?
Have you raided your piggy bank lately? I sure have been thinking about it and apparently a lot of Americans are, reducing the demand for new coins, including the new set of quarters honoring our national parks.
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