The Dime Roll: How free games get you to spend money, 4 ways to get a handle on your student loans, and price hikes at Starbucks

July 15, 2016

This week on the Dime Roll we uncover how free mobile games (think Candy Crush or Angry Birds) get you to part with your hard earned cash. We also have a write-up that uncovers 4 ways to get a handle on your student loans.  Also in this week’s Dime Roll: how to get concert and sports tickets cheap, a spreadsheet that can change your life, and pay raises and price hikes at Starbucks.

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This week on The Dime:

4 Devious Ways Free Mobile Games Can Siphon Money Out of Your Bank Account

4 Simple Ways to Get a Better Handle on Your Student Loans

Other great resources from around the web:

Money Saving Tips:

The Secret to Getting Great Concert and Sports Tickets for Cheap By Jon Gorey via The Simple Dollar

How a Spreadsheet Changed My Life by J. Money via Budgets are Sexy

Are You Your Parents’ Retirement Plan? by Erin Lowry via Broke Millennial

How to Create Extra Streams of Income on a Low Budget by Choncé via My Debt Epiphany

In the News:

Workers at Starbucks and JP Morgan to Get Big Raises by Erik Sherman via Inc.

What The U.S. Treasury Wants You To Know About Saving For Retirement by Vikie An via Forbes