Best Money Tips: How to Eat Healthy Even During the Holidays

Welcome to Wise Bread’s Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to eat healthy during the holidays, the best dollar store finds, and how the save money on car expenses.

Top 5 Articles

Eat Healthy Even During the Holidays — Need help managing your portion? Use a smaller plate to trick your brain into thinking you’re eating more. [Living Well Spending Less]

50+ of the Best Dollar Store Finds — The dollar store is your one-stop shop for holiday decorations, kitchen essentials, beauty supplies — most of your everyday needs, really. [PopSugar Smart Living]

How to Save Money On All of Your Car Expenses — Choose a car with the best fuel consumption system. An automatic transmission with a six-cylinder could potential save you about $400 a year. [Shopping Kim]

To Retire, Mind Your P’s: Purpose, Planning and Procrastination — Go after the first two principles and avoiding the third to get a solid jump on reaching your retirement goals. [Kiplinger]

10 Lessons to Teach Your Kids About Money — Teach your kids that reducing expenses will help them reach their savings goals more quickly. [Money Mini Blog]

Other Essential Reading

What Every Home Seller Should Do Before Listing — If you’re planning to sell your home, do this exercise to get a more accurate idea of how much your property is worth. [Financial Samurai]

Set up a Night Routine That Helps You Save Money (And Relax) — Do a brain dump before you go to bed. Write down things you want to do tomorrow and other concerns so you can sleep with a clear mind. [Money Strands]

5 Behaviors That Annoy Your Customers — Make sure your social media campaigns deliver relevant, helpful content to your customers. Don’t try to get their attention with click bait. [Dumb Little Man]

Zimbabweans facing a currency shortage look to bitcoin for solution — As the “zollar” hyperinflates and becomes increasingly worthless, more Zimbabweans are turning to bitcoin as a stable form of currency. [The Christian Science Monitor]

Money-Saving Holiday Travel Tips — Join Experian’s #CreditChat tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET for a discussion on how to save money on your holiday travels. [Experian]