Take 5: A Roundup of Reads From Around the Web

This week: What to do when you’re stuck inside this winter, when to pay for housekeeping, how to save 85 percent of your income, selling your house without an agent and why people sell timeshares for $1.

17 Proven Ways to Save on Travel

Summer is coming. A tight budget doesn’t mean you can’t have a fabulous vacation, just substitute imagination and planning for money.