Monday’s need-to-know money news

Today’s top story: How to stop anxiety from ruining your finances. Also in the news: How to not let try-before-you-buy shopping bust your budget, a new episode of the SmartMoney podcast, and what bad money habits did your parents teach you.

How to Stop Anxiety From Ruling Your Finances
Knowing your attitude towards money.

Don’t Let Try-Before-You-Buy Shopping Bust Your Budget
Pay close attention to fees.

SmartMoney podcast: ‘Which Accounts Can Make Me the Most Money?’
Putting your savings to work.

What Bad Money Habits Did Your Parents Teach You?
Our bad habits had to originate from somewhere.

Wednesday’s need-to-know money news

Today’s top story: One couple’s real estate journey to a home in Philadelphia. Also in the news: What rising DTI limits mean for your next mortgage, why the cashless trend doesn’t have all shoppers sold, and bad money habits you could be guilty of.

How I bought a home in Philadelphia
One couple’s real estate journey.

What Rising DTI Limits Mean for Your Next Mortgage
Know your debt-to-income ratio.

Why the Cashless Trend Doesn’t Have All Shoppers Sold
For some, cash is still king.

Are You Guilty of These Bad Money Habits?
Sound familiar?