The Dime Roll: Is Making a New Year's Resolution Worthwhile?

January 1, 2016

As we take on a new year, it's a great time to reevaluate what's important to us and whether or not we're on the right track.  For example, if you value your health and affordable medical care, we have some great money saving tips for you. If you are working to get your finances in order for 2016, we weigh the pros and cons of making New Year's Resolutions and provide options for the best financial apps for your smartphone. We have all that and more in this weeks Dime Roll!

This week on the Dime:

Top 8 Free Financial Apps of 2015

Learn to Save with the Sharing Economy

 

Money Savings Tips:

9 Ways to Save on Medical Expenses & Healthcare by Maurie Backman via Moneycrashers

The Best Ways to Save Tons of Money on Your Home in 2016 by Margaret Heidenry via Realtor.com

Personal Finance Tips:

Why financial New Year’s resolutions are dumb by Peter Dunn via USAToday

Top 6 Financial New year’s Resolutions are How to Fulfill Them by Michelle Learner via Bankrate

4 Tricks to Get Your New Year’s Resolutions to Actually Stick This Year by Beth Braverman via Forbes

Food for Thought:

2015 Year in Review: Tech, Science and Video Games by Helen Popkin via Forbes

Why this is the Perfect Time of Year to Get Your Retirement Savings on Track via CNN

6 Questions Affecting Your Money in 2016 by Mark Hamrick via Bankrate