The Best Recycling Websites

May 18, 2010

The tiki torch gas cans, the old paint canisters, that unused TV, and the ancient computer… they are all sitting in my garage needing to be disposed. So why are they still sitting there? Like many other people, I am not quite sure how to dispose them. But I finally got tired of them taking […]

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Sunday Edition: Write your Budget Down

May 15, 2010

A budget is an important commodity to have in your journey towards a debt-free life. It’s even more important to write that budget down with a pencil and paper to ‘mentally engrave’ the figures in your brain. I use pencil and paper myself to scibe down my budget (see Tools of Success). And I have […]

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Low APR Credit Cards

May 13, 2010

Low APR credit cards feature the lowest interest rates on the market. Designed for customers with excellent credit, these cards are great for debt consolidation. When choosing a low APR credit card there are several other factors to consider, like: balance transfer fees, credit ratings necessary to apply for a card, introductory rates, rewards incentives, […]

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Blendtec Total Blender obliterates an iPad

May 10, 2010

The iPad I am becoming accustomed to (thank you, MoneyCrashers.com), has become a great tool for reading recipes on the countertop to playing Guitar Hero or learning to mix a new drink. However, I still think its a ‘spoiled toy for adults that have nothing better to do with their money’. It seems Blendtech founder […]

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The Mother’s Day Edition

May 8, 2010

Happy Mother’s Day to all you moms out there! Today, I am going to tell you why I am proud of my mom. Yesterday, I was told by my mom that she is following my blog religiously. And because of the content written on this blog, she was inspired to save a $4000 emergency fund […]

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Would you take a Lottery Lump Sum Payout?

May 5, 2010

The multi-state Mega Millions lottery game holds at $266,000,000 (at the time of writing this post). If you became the lucky recipient of the Mega Millions (or Powerball), would you take an annuity payment or a lottery lump sum payout? If you take an annuity payment, for the next 26 years you’re looking at about […]

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Book Giveaway – Your Money Ratios: 8 Simple Tools for Financial Security

May 4, 2010

Your Money Ratios: 8 Simple Tools for Financial Security by Charles Farrell, J.D., LL.M., Avery “Best Financial Formula Book of 2009” – The Wall Street Journal “Best of 2009 Business Book” – Reuters According to the 2009 Retirement Confidence Survey, only 13% of workers were “very confident” about saving enough money for a comfortable retirement—down […]

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Future Endeavors and a Giveaway

May 2, 2010

Money Funk is experiencing Growth. And in order to keep up with the growth, we’re doing a bit of work behind the scenes. Enjoy the video for further explanation. Sunday 0502 from Money Funk on Vimeo. Notes: if I’d stop tweeking my posts I wouldn’t have crawl errors (like changing categories, deletion of older posts, […]

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