Welcome to the February 23, 2008 edition of personal finance money tips.
John Crenshaw presents The Biggest Scam Your Bank Gets Away With Everyday posted at Truthful Lending dot Com, saying, “This little known scam accounts for a huge portion of fees paid to banks every year and is going on right under your nose. The worst part is, it’s completely legal.”
CheapCanuck presents Looming Recession and Nerve-Shattering Volatility – Stay the Course posted at CHEAP CANUCK, saying, “Staying the course in volatile markets”
Christine presents The European Exchange Rate and travel in Berlin, Germany posted at Me, My Kid and Life: An American Single Mom Living in France.
DotLobby presents How to Increase Credit Score While Lowering Debt posted at DotMakeMoney, saying, “By using this method, not only will you increase your credit score in larger and more frequent increments, but you will also reach your goals sooner than if you simply stuck with the traditional roll down method the entire way…”
Jesse presents For the love of God, do not invest in forever stamps (top 5 reasons why not) posted at The Penny Saved.
Steve Faber presents - Legally Eliminate Debt – What Are Your Options? posted at DebtBlog, saying, “Debt can be your friend, if you’re an investor and you are using leverage to make yourself wealthy. however, the majority are putting themselves in the poorhouse because of excessive debt. Here are some options for you.”
Silicon Valley Blogger presents If You Want To Succeed, Here’s How NOT To Promote Yourself Or Your Business posted at The Digerati Life, saying, “Thank you!”
Tip Diva presents Top Ten Tips – Hitting Holiday Sales posted at Tip Diva, saying, “For some people, the best part of a holiday is the sales that come along with it. Tip Diva, for one, loves discounted chocolate the day after Valentine’s Day! Here are tips on how to get the most bang for your buck after festivities.”
Jesse presents Saving, Debt pay off, hell anything, you name it – will never be easier than right now posted at The Penny Saved.
Erica Douglass presents The REAL American Dream (Hint: It?s NOT Owning A House!) posted at erica.biz – Erica Douglass challenges you to change your life! What is holding you back from your dreams?, saying, “How not owning a house can make you financially free at a young age. Includes details (numbers as well as emotional reasoning.) One of the most popular recent posts on my blog…generating a ton of discussion!”
The Investor presents The one number to beat if you want to retire early posted at Monevator.com, saying, “Instead of focussing on achieving a particular net worth figure when setting your financial goals, you may do better to target replacing your monthly salary. This article explains why it may be a more valuable goal in keeping you investing for the long-term.”
ChristianPF presents Beginner tips on money management posted at Money in the Bible | Christian Personal Finance Blog, saying, “A beginner’s guide to money management”
Hung Nguyen presents Socially Responsible Investment: Can it beat traditional mutual funds? posted at Meaningful Issues in Today’s World, saying, “In this blog, I look at Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) and how they compare to traditional index and mutual funds. Expense ratios and other fees are an important factor, and I analyze various SRI and traditional funds to show the impact of these fees affect your investment growth.”
Charles H. Green presents Decaying Social Trust and Moral Indignation posted at Trust Matters, saying, “Distressed homeowners are facing a growing chorus of advice to walk away from predatory subprime mortgages as bad business debt. Before you make this kind of decision, let’s explore the ramifications.”
Sagar presents 20 Surprising Ways High Oil Prices Affect the Global Economy posted at Currency Trading.net.
Dorian Wales presents ETFs and Mutual Fudns – Why the slowdown will teach us another lesson posted at Personal Financier.
Graham Bradlington presents Quickly Finance News » Why You Shouldn’t Fall For The Freebies While Remortgaging posted at Quickly Finance News.
Personal Finance Claims presents How You Might Soon End Up With A Blocked Credit Card posted at Personal Finance Claims.
Dobromir presents The number one reason why i don’t chase high-yielding stocks posted at Create Rising Passive Income From Dividend Paying Stocks.
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