Wednesday’s need-to-know money news

Today’s top story: Financial tips that should be ignored. Also in the news: Lessons from Millennials, questions to ask about your health-care costs during retirement, and learning the basics of the 401(k). Hope

5 Financial Tips That Can Lead You Astray
Tips that belong on the Do Not Follow list.

20 Lessons We Can Learn From 20-Year-Olds
From the mouths of Millennials.

4 Questions to Ask About Your Health-Care Costs in Retirement
What you must ask while planning your retirement.

401(k)s Made Easy: The 7 Things You Really Need to Know
401(k) basics explained.

It’s Time to Start Tracking Every Single Dollar You Spend
That dollar you used yesterday to buy a losing lottery ticket? Track it.

Tuesday’s need-to-know money news

Offering AdviceControlling shared credit card use, the pros and cons of a high-deductible health plan, and ways to save while grocery shopping.

What to Do if an Authorized User Is Abusing Your Credit Card
Setting boundaries for shared credit cards. r

6 Tips for Navigating the New Health Insurance Exchanges
Don’t be intimidated by the new health exchnages.

Is a high-deductible health plan right for you?
When choosing a high-deductible plan makes the most sense.

Break the spell of spending mindlessly
Tips on how to become a conscious spender.

How to Trim Your Food Budget
Ways to save at the grocery store.