Ways to increase income, reduce debt and free up more time are what we post about at Wiser Dollar. Other sites may include articles that are consistent with these themes as well. When I find something that I think is beneficial then I like to pass it on to you, my readers. So here are a few good articles I recently came across. Enjoy the insights they share!
Believe it or not, there is a professional athlete who is attempting to employ strategies similar to what we share at Wiser Dollar. The athlete is an NFL tight end, named Cameron Brate, who plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. While 60 to 80% of NFL players are broke within 5 years of retirement, Brate is living frugally and seeking to make wise financial choices to avoid that for himself. He is even becoming an informal financial advisor of sorts to teammates. Check out Bleacher Report’s article on him: Hedge Funds to Hash Marks: How Harvard Man Cameron Brate is Schooling the NFL.
5 Characteristics of a Standout Starter Home is a good article for people looking to buy their first home.
For a list of good ideas for making money on the side check out Color-Me-Frugal’s post, 25 Easy Ways to Make Money from Home.
If you haven’t already done so, then check out my recent post, Switch on Savings.
What ideas or questions do you have concerning finances and family life? Let me know and it could be the subject for an upcoming post. Thanks!
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