The Dime Roll: Comic Books, Avoiding Bank Fees, Invest in Yourself, and More

May 13, 2016

This week on the Dime we discussed how to skip the line at airport security, whether a home security system is worth it, and the true cost of being a smoker. As always, we’ve also got some of the top personal finance blog posts and news from the week. Enjoy!

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This week on The Dime:

How Much Does Smoking Really Cost You?

Airport Security: How to Skip the Line

Is Protecting Your Home Worth the Cost of a Security System?

Other great resources from around the web:

Managing your money:

12 Reasons Your Debt Isn’t Diminishing by Max Wong via WiseBread

Do You Invest in Yourself? by Miranda Marquit via Money Ning

Money Saving Tips:

9 Types of Costly Bank Fees & How to Avoid Them by Amy Livingston via Money Crashers

10 Items You Should Never Buy Used by Maryalene LaPonsie via Money Talks News

In the News:

The Global Booze Market Shrank for the First Time in 10 Years by Mary Beth Quirk via Consumerist

Can Comic Books Teach Kids Money Smarts? by Chris Taylor via Reuters