Carnival of road to financial independence #10

Welcome to the August 18, 2009 edition of road to financial independence.

Frugal Living

Kinigirl presents $$ Financial Freedom $$ - Words on Wendhurst posted at Words On Wendhurst.

oneadvice presents What is Good Debt? What is Bad Debt? posted at One Advice, saying, "What is Good Debt? What is Bad Debt? - Understanding the key difference between the two types of debt could help you sort out your finances..."

Stingy Student presents Best Discount Sale - 90% off for Back To School Shopping posted at Stingy Students, saying, "Get up to 90% off at for back to school shopping!"

Finance Tips 101 presents Saving Cash With Coupons ? Three Tips To Keep More of Your Money posted at Finance Tips 101.

PFCreditCards presents How to Save Money With 0% Balance Transfers posted at PF Credit Cards, saying, "0% balance transfers are a great way to save money."

Patrick @ Cash Money Life presents Unexpected Ways Having a Baby Changed Our Budget posted at Cash Money Life, saying, "Having a baby changes your budget in many ways - some of which are unexpected and difficult to plan for."

Renee V. Rouse presents Frugal Business posted at Frugal-Living-Skills Blog, saying, "First, we don’t know how to do math today… People will often spend money to save money
(which is a paradox) or spend money to make money
. We seem to forget that every penny spent has to be earned back. If you spend $1000 to save $500, you’re in the hole for $500."

Mr Credit Card presents Walgreens Online Savings ? Get 5% Off posted at Ask Mr Credit Card.

Barbara Williams presents 100 Money-Saving Hacks for Living Large on a Student Budget posted at Online Courses.

Tyler Tervooren presents Improve Your Water Heater Efficiency And Save $125 A Year posted at Frugally Green, saying, "Don't let your electricity bill get you down. If you spend the next weekend implementing a few really simple changes to your water heater, you could improve its performance by 25% or more. That's cash in your pocket, bank account, or investment portfolio, not to mention less carbon in the atmosphere."

Annette Berlin presents Quick & Frugal Ideas For Summer Fun posted at Craft Stew, saying, "Here a couple of quick and easy ways to keep both you and the kids entertained and satisfied till school starts back again." presents 7 Ways to Save a Little Money Now posted at, saying, "I have been doing a little cost cutting on our wedding budget in the last couple of days. And I started thinking about ways to save a little money in our every day budget as well. So why not share the love and write a post on 7 ways to save a little extra money now."

Passive Income

Jimmy Adames presents List Building Tips ? 3 Effortless Ways to Grow a List of Active Subscribers posted at Internet Business Building, saying, "Earning an income using the Internet is much simpler if you have a list of active subscribers. The key to making sure you succeed is to have reliable marketing tools and quality content to provide your customers and prospects. What is holding you back from building a list of active subscribers?"

Online Dividends presents Are Bank Bonuses an ethical way to make money? posted at Blogging Banks.

Pieter presents Introduction posted at FOREX NEWBIE, saying, "The Quest For The Best Automated Forex Trading System"

Patrick @ Military Money presents Is REDUX Retirement Worth it? posted at Military Finance Network, saying, "REDUX is a military retirement option that offers military members a $30,000 Career Service bonus in return for a lower monthly pension. But is it worth it?"

Arthur Pledger presents Blogging as a Side Hustle posted at World Domination with Arthur Pledger.

Rohit presents Dump your savings account..! posted at eMoneyLog, saying, "Thoughts on how High Yield checking accounts have made savings account obsolete."

Outshined presents The Power of Passive Income and Work Ownership posted at Personal Web Guide, saying, "An article that discusses the power of work ownership and passive income. It discusses the most important skills necessary to succeed from the ground up, as well as the mentality needed to start living and working for yourself."

Ray presents Blogging To Make Money Online posted at Money Blue Book.

Reducing Expenses

Ky presents How to Get a Collision Estimate posted at richmond car insurance, saying, "When you car needs service or has been involved in a collision, it can be an anxiety filled process to repair the damage. The price of a collision estimate varies significantly depending on where you get an estimate from, and your insurance company will likely be involved in the process as well. But either way it could be costly, and it's important to do some research to figure out how to go about getting the best deal possible on an estimate."

Wenchypoo presents Wenchypoo's Health Care Proposal posted at Wisdom From Wenchypoo's Mental Wastebasket.

Four Pillars presents 2009 Cash For Clunkers Program - Trade In Your Old Junker For Money posted at Quest For Four Pillars, saying, "A comprehensive look at the new Cash for Clunkers trade-in program."

Miss Bankrupt presents My Deadbeat Television posted at Miss Bankrupt.

BrandonLaughridge presents Credit Scores: How Important Are They? posted at Mortgage Loan Place Blog, saying, "Learn how to improve your credit score and why it matters." presents Calculate the Length of Your Credit Card Debt posted at Credit Cards Blog |, saying, "Post that discusses how to conservatively accelerate paying down the balance on your credit cards to avoid any and all finance charges." presents College Students: Are You Spending Money Wisely at University? posted at, saying, "This Canadian post provides tips to college students in on how to pinch pennies during their college days."

Pinyo presents A Game That Will Teach You To Be A Cash Flow Maven posted at Moolanomy, saying, "Learn how to reduce expenses and improve your income with these three classic board games."

Bouch presents My Wife's Spending is out of Control posted at MoneyStance - Money Making Opportunity Reviews.

FIRE Getters presents New Money Rules for Financial Security - #4. Handling Debt posted at FIRE Finance.

Coupon HoundDog presents Simple Savings Rebate Codes posted at Coupon Hound Dog.

My Cool Mommy presents Meals for a month, 30 days of savings! posted at MyCoolMommy.

Stock Investments

MoneyNing presents 401k Plans and My Contribution posted at Money Ning, saying, "The good and the bad of 401k plans and how you should contribute your retirement savings."

Jae Jun presents 2009 Top 40 Best Stocks to Retire On: Part 4 | Old School Value posted at Old School Value, saying, "Analyzed all 40 of Fortune's Best Stocks to Retire on list of 2009. View the results now."

Mike smmrs johnson presents Trading System Intro posted at System Trading | Stocks Trading Systems, saying, "A good trading system is about much more than just selecting stocks. Certainly that is important as well. However, a good trading system will provide the ability for you to protect against losses, manage your money, add proper leverage when necessary, and also select a stock selection maximizing your reward and minimizing your risk."

Vahid Chaychi presents Money Management Is the Critical Part of Forex Trading posted at Forex Signals | Forex Market Analysis | Online Currency Trading Education, saying, "Money management is the most important part of forex trading. Without following the money management rules, forex trading will be nothing but loss."

Stock Trading Brokers presents Investing Basics - Work With an Online Broker For The Right Reasons posted at Stock Trading Brokers, saying, "Remember to know why you are using an online broker."

Darwin presents 14 High Yield Large Caps with Steady Dividends posted at Darwin's Finance, saying, "A perfect list of large caps yielding over 5% with steady dividend histories - a potential way to beat inflation - and the market!"

James Williamson presents Growth Stock Mutual Funds posted at Inside Mutual Funds, saying, "Despite being one of the best forms of investment available, mutual funds are a very confusing topic to many people. In this post we will take a look at growth stock mutual funds and explain the risks and benefits of investing in them."

The Smarter Wallet presents Online Stock Brokers With Cheap Brokerage Fees posted at The Smarter Wallet, saying, "On stock brokers and investing."

Investing Toolkit presents Forex Trading Basics: What Is Foreign Currency Trading? posted at Investing Toolkit, saying, "It's part of finance and can be complex, but it's an interesting topic -- foreign currency trading."

ABC presents Investment Real Return posted at ABCs of Investing, saying, "A simple explanation of investment real return."

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oneadvice said...

Thanks so much for adding my post to your carnival! :)

Patrick said...

Thanks for hosting!: )

Stingy Student said...

Thanks for hosting the carnival!


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