The Dime Roll: Painless Money Saving Tips, Mobile Contactless Payments, and More

February 26, 2016

It might be winter, but we have some hot links in this week’s Dime Roll. One of our contributors takes on some tax issues that could boost college students’ refunds, while another looks at summer camps for kids. We also have some great links from personal finance bloggers on everything from disputing errors on your credit report to those nifty touchless payment systems everyone seems to be getting into. Enjoy yourself, and save some money!

This week on The Dime:

Tax Credits Help Take the Sting Out of Higher Ed Costs

Colorado Summer Camps: Hiking, Biking, and… Cooking?

Other great resources from around the web:

Money saving tips:

How to Save an Extra $1,094.86 a Year by Jason Steele via WiseBread

55 Painless Money Saving Tips by Rob Berger via Dough Roller

Managing your money:

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors by Holly Johnson via The Simple Dollar

The Benefits of Using Credit Cards Wisely by William Cowie via Get Rich Slowly

Food for thought:

Mobile Contactless Cards & Payment Technology – How it Works by Brian Martucci via Money Crashers

How to Downsize Your Lifestyle by Miranda Marquitt via Money Ning