Best Money Tips: Smart Ways to Increase Your Net Worth

Welcome to Wise Bread’s Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on smart ways to improve your net worth, how to get the most money selling your used goods, and gorgeous ornaments that cost almost nothing to make.

Top 5 Articles

Smart Ways to Improve Your Net Worth — Improve your net worth by maxing out contributions to your 401(k) if you have one, especially if your employer offers matching contributions. [Northern Cheapskate]

Selling Your Second Hand Items: How To Get The Most Money — You’ll attract more potential customers with a compelling ad that details exactly what you’re selling and features high-quality photographs. [Run The Money]

20 Absolutely Gorgeous Homemade Christmas Ornaments That Cost Almost Nothing — Add a personal touch to your holiday décor with cheap and easy — yet beautiful — homemade ornaments! [Don’t Pay Full]

How To Avoid Burnout At Your Job — Watch out for signs of burnout. The stress that’s building up at work can creep into your personal life and affect your health over time. [Dumb Little Man]

This Holiday Gift Guide Covers Everyone From Your Barista to Your Spin Instructor — These gifts are cool, considerate options for the people you’re thankful for but don’t know quite as well. [PopSugar Smart Living]

Other Essential Reading

Earning a Second Income Without Leaving Your Home — You have a ton of options when it comes to side hustles. Here are a few that you can do without ever leaving your home. [Pinching Pennies]

How to Make a Lego Table – with Storage Containers — This play-and-store table is easy to build and a must-have for any household with Lego enthusiasts. [Three Thrifty Guys]

What to Do When Your Business Fails — No one hopes for their business to fail, but there are things you can do to recover and make the most of a bad situation. [Dyer News]

7 Reasons Green Tea Will Make You Look Beautiful — Green tea’s antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties can protect your skin against photoaging. [Change Your Thoughts]

These ‘Star Wars’ fans combine dressing up with doing good — Fan groups are dressing up as characters in their favorite books, shows, and movies for charity appearances and fundraisers. [The Christian Science Monitor]