The Deadly Sins of Personal Finance

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Lots of people will say that there’s no real formula for personal finance, because it’s personal. Everyone has different circumstances to take into account, whether it’s their family structure, personal situation, luck (or lack thereof), and their values.

Carnival of Personal Finance #384 – Time for a Laugh Edition

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Hello and welcome to this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. If any of you have seen me host carnivals before you know that I like to add in some funny clips about personal finance for your enjoyment.

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Carnival of Personal Finance #316- Family Edition

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Hello and welcome to the 316th Carnival of Personal Finance- Family Edition. Big Cajun Man from THE Canadian Personal Finance Site asks What is Your Financial Plan B? Ken from Spruce Up Your Finances asks Need A Down Payment For Your House?

Carnival of Personal Finance #456 – Seinfeld Money Management

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Welcome to another edition of the Carnival of Personal Finance. How hard core are you about finance stuff? We need to be responsible for ourselves and make decisions based on owning that responsibility, especially when it comes to finances.

What Buddhism Teaches Us About Personal Finance

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All of these principles can also be applied to our own situations, even when it comes to managing our personal finances. Today I want to explore what Buddhism teaches us about personal finance. The Four Noble Truths of Buddhism and Personal Finance .

US Presidents and Personal Finance

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Some of our presidents didn’t really have it all together on the personal level. Grant also did poorly in personal finance. In more recent times, President Truman also did poorly on the personal finance front.

Zinio’s Digital Magazine Deal: Kiplinger’s Personal Finance $9.00!

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Today’s *HOT* deal at Zinio is on Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine , valid until 11:59am, May 1st! You can get a 12-issue subscription to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine for just $9.00, a 25% savings off the regular subscription price!

The Best Personal Finance Books for Young Families

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Starting a family is one of the best decisions that any person can ever make, but it doesn’t necessarily mean that everything is going to be a bed of roses. In fact, a lot of young couples don’t realize the importance of managing personal finances. Learning from Business Finance.

Daily Worth Personal Finance Newsletter for Women

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If you haven't heard about DailyWorth Personal Finance Newsletter for Women, now is the time to take a look. It is a FREE daily personal finance email for women that delivers practical tips, empowering ideas, and the occasional kick in the pants.

FREE Financial Advice with Kiplinger's Personal Finance

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Kiplinger Personal Finance magazine is offering FREE financial advice during their annual Kiplinger's Jump-Start Your Retirement Plan Days on Thursday, Feb. This annual event sponsored by Kiplinger and the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors offers people a chance to get free one-on-one financial advice. Do you have a question on retirement planning or other financial challenges?

Guest Posts at Sustainable Personal Finance

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This week I have three sustainability tips up at Sustainable Personal Finance. Related posts: Guest Post at Sustainable Personal Finance. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #287. Please check them out as well as the plethora of awesome information SPF has to share. Sustainability tip #159- Use a Commercial Car Wash. Sustainability tip #160- Use Tea Tree Oil. Sustainability tip #161- Make Your Own Furniture Polish.

Guest Post at Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance

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Today I have a post on 5 Cheap Nights Out with Your Family posted at Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance. Please check it out as well as the other great tips Barb has to share. Appearances In Frugal Fun

Daily Worth: FREE Personal Finance Email for Women

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DailyWorth is a FREE daily personal finance email for women. It delivers practical tips, empowering ideas, and the occasional kick in the pants.

FREE Suze Orman Personal Finance Course

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If you have been wanting to get your finances in a better working order but just can’t figure it out or you don’t have the money to take a class, check out this sweet deal! You can sign up for a FREE Suze Orman Personal Finance Course.

Guest Post at Sustainable Personal Finance

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Today I have guest post up at Sustainable Personal Finance on the Advantages of Using Geothermal Energy. Please check it out as well as the other great tips SPF has to share. Email this to a friend? Send this page to Print Friendly. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Post this on Diigo. Share this on Facebook. Email this via Gmail. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Post on Google Buzz. Add this to Google Reader. Share this on LinkedIn.

The Top Personal Finance Tips For Recent Graduates; From 10 different Finance Experts

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She runs MoneyZen Wealth Management , and has a financial blog geared toward helping women master their finances. Eleanor is a Consumer Advocate and helps consumers take control of their personal finances. “It’s

Prairie Eco-Thrifter has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #295

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com for including my post 10 Easy Ways to Save Money in this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. Please check out the carnival and read about the 7 deadly personal finance sins. Related posts: Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #287. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #285. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #278.

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Many thanks to Money Beagle for including my post How Much Can You Live Off Of in this week’s Carnival or Personal Finance. Related posts: Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #279. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #282. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #287.

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Many thanks to Magical Penny for including my post Anatomy of The Financially Savvy Brain- Part 1 in this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. Related posts: Prairie Eco-Thrifter Has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #258. Prairie Eco-Thrifter Has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #264. Prairie Eco-Thrifter Has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #271.

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Thanks to Saving to Invest for including my post 7 Tips for Marital Money Bliss in this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. Related posts: Prairie Eco-Thrifter Has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #261. Prairie Eco-Thrifter Has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #265. Prairie Eco-Thrifter Has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #269.

Personal Finance Tips By Women, For Women!!

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It’s a personal finance newsletter written for women, by women. Start taking control of your finances and check it out for FREE (remember, you can always unsubscribe if it’s not for you).

Prairie Eco-Thrifter has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #297

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Huge thanks to Money Smart Life for honouring me as one of the editor’s picks in this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance for my post titled 8 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft. Related posts: Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #292. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #288. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #287.

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Many thanks to Fanny from Living Richly on a Budget for including the post Cooking to Financial Success written by Modern Tightwad on my blog in this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. Related posts: Prairie Eco-Thrifter has Been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #278. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #279. Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #288.

Prairie Eco-Thrifter has been Featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #292

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Many thanks to My Personal Finance Journey for including my post 7 Free Ways to Lose Weight in this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. Please check out the 76 articles that were in this round up; they are some great reads. Appearances In

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine Just $6/Year

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Today at Plum District you can get a 1 Year Subscription to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine for only $6. This magazine will help you learn to budget, save, and spend wisely.

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine Subscription Just $6.99/Year!

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Great magazine for anyone who could use a little help getting their finances in order. Today you can get a one year subscription to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine for just $6.99 (cover price is $47.88)/year by entering coupon code: SAVINGCENTS at checkout.

Free Personal Finance Tips For Women

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Sign up for the Daily Worth Personal Finance Newsletter For Women and receive practical tips on saving, spending, earning, investing, taxes, and much more.

The Prairie Eco-Thrifter Giveaway Extravaganza: 2nd Anniversary with an iPad 3 and over $200 Cash To Be Won Plus a Bonus Prize

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While many personal finance sites focus on things such as getting out of debt, saving for retirement, and investing, what really matters to me the most is how we can live healthy prosperous lives. In addition a couple fantastic personal finance books are also up for grabs.

Holiday Shopping Tips from Personal Finance Commentator Regina Lewis

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Regina Lewis is one of the nation’s leading personal finance commentators known for well-researched, practical and actionable advice. Reviews Holiday Shopping Tips from Personal Finance Commentator Regina LewisShe has conducted thousands of on-air interviews and has appeared on every major TV network, as well as TV & radio affiliates nationwide. Her segments cover economic and consumer trends. Regina’s bottom-line: help consumers save time and money.

Personal Finance Tips By Women, For Women!!

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It’s a personal finance newsletter written for women, by women. Start taking control of your finances and check it out for FREE (remember, you can always unsubscribe if it’s not for you). Not only do I love DailyWorth because it’s totally free, but it’s one of the newsletters that I look forward to reading. Learn practical money tips on saving, spending, earning, and much more. It’s also quite entertaining!

Are Peer Loans Too Risky or the Way of the Future?

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A borrower fills out an application for an unsecured personal loan of up to $35,000 on one of the online lending sites which verify employment and other information. Rates for loans are competitive with personal loans from traditional banks. Credit is a tool in personal finance.

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Find out How Brian & His Wife Paid off $109,000 in Credit Card Debt

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After trying to extend credit to finance the vacation and we were denied (best thing to ever happen to us) we realized we made too much money to be living like this and something had to change. Who handles the day-to-day finances in your home or do you work on it equally?

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Do You Have Enough Money to Retire?

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This is one of the fundamental questions of finance, yet often goes unanswered by many financial advisors and most individuals. FinTech, as this growing space has been called, is helping take the mystery out of investing and personal finance. One such service is Personal Capital. Personal Capital is a free tool that allows you aggregate all of your financial accounts into one consolidated place.

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Get intelligent, plain English insight into your finances

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Finance financial advice personal finances Financial products are not exactly easy to understand. Most of them come with acres of gobbledegook, complex terms and conditions, baffling caveats and dense small print. How come? They have always spoken gobbledegook.

Christmas Reward – iPad 3 Giveaway

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Us personal finance bloggers like to encourage saving instead of spending remember. How better to finish off Christmas than by winning an iPad 3. I mean, who doesn’t want this handy little device?!

Spring clean your finances – The fine art of being merciless

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But it’s a great time of year for everyone to get their finances in order. Finance personal finances The end of the 2013-14 tax year is upon us and millions of self-employed people are busy getting their accounts in order for 6th April. Being self-employed gives you the perfect excuse to get everything into good shape. Spring cleaning. read more.

Savings Nation and Couponing Workshops (Nation-Wide)

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It means setting personal finance goals that result in your ideal lifestyle.

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How to Prevent Three Common Disastrous Personal Financial Mistakes

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A financial advisor told me recently that the thing that really made him upset was that nearly every new client he spoke to was making the same disastrous personal finance mistakes. So let’s look at the most common personal finance mistakes and what you can do to prevent or fix them.

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Saving Your Pennies For A Rainy Day

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This is not to say you should turn into an extreme couponing person, although if you can make it happen, more power to you. Take personal finances, for example; too many people over-think their finances, with.

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Yakezie Carnival – Credit Cards Edition

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After that, while you all primed and interested in personal finance, continue and read the awesome articles that were written across the web this week regarding personal finance and enhancing your lifestyle. Personal Finance Whiz: Ever Had a $16 Burger…From Wendy’s?