The Dime Roll: Save on Your Cell Bill, How to Conserve Water, and More

April 15, 2016

According to forecasts, this weekend could be a classic Colorado spring snow storm… and then it will be 80 degrees on Monday. In the meantime, whether it snows an inch or a foot, you can snuggle up in bed with some top notch stories from our writers, and some from across the web in this week’s Dime Roll. We have everything from taxes (get yours in by Monday) to cell phones, to water conservation.

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This week on The Dime:

Chip Cards 101

Shopping for School Supplies in Spring

The 5 Worst Things You Can Do with Your Tax Refund

Other great resources from around the web:

Managing your money:

Two Sided Coin: Is Debt the Devil? by Jon Gorey via The Simple Dollar

What Exactly Does Travel Accident Insurance Cover on Credit Cards? by Jason Steele via WiseBread

Money Saving Tips:

4 Simple Ways to Save on Your Cell Phone Bill by Connie Mei via Money Ning

How to Save and Conserve Water at Home (Indoors and Outdoors) by Amy Livingston via Money Crashers

Food for thought:

Are Your Retirement Savings at Risk? via The U.S. Department of Labor

Even Anonymous Users Can Be Identified with Only Two Pieces of Data by Chris Morran via Consumerist