Welcome to the 348th edition of the Carnival of Personal Finance, the Grammy Awards Edition! Or, maybe this carnival should have been called the Whitney Houston Edition or even the Adele Edition….geez! I hope that you enjoy the great selection of personal finance articles listed below.
Lindy from Minting Nickels presents What Plants vs. Zombies Taught Me About Paying Off Debt – I’m a sucker for playing games on my iPad and iPhone. Now, I have a new one to check out! This is a great twist on how to look at it through a personal finance perspective.
Jeffrey from Saving Advice presents 50 Ways to Save Money on Food – The sheer number of ways to save money on your grocery and food bill alone warrants inclusion in the Editor’s Picks. These are some great tips!
The Happy Homeowner presents How I Obtained a Masters Degree from Harvard for $500–without Scholarships – I love learning. I’m a perpetual student who has earned degree after degree (mainly because my employer keeps paying for them). These are some great tips on how to save money at any institution of higher education, not just at the most elite. We all can take notes from these tips.
FMF from Free Money Finance presents Your Portfolio Needs Rebalancing
Miss T. from Prairie Eco Thrifter presents 5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Gold
Jacob @ My Personal Finance Journey from My Personal Finance Journey presents Options Investing – Does it Deserve a Place in Your Personal Portfolio?
Andy from Saving to Invest presents Choices for Your 401(k) Retirement Plan When You Leave or Change Your Job
Young from Young and Thrifty presents How to DRIP: Dividend Reinvestment Plans
Miranda from Personal Dividends presents Could an Indexed Annuity Be Right For You?
Jim Yih from Retire Happy Blog presents Should you keep your winners and sell your losers?
Dividend Growth Investor from Dividend Growth Investor presents Dividend investing for monthly income
Ken Faulkenberry from AAAMP Blog presents Dividend Income Investing: Investors Hunt for Yield
Adam Williams from Rabbit Funds presents Determining your Return and Risk objectives when investing
Martin from Studenomics presents Stock Market Tips to Help Your Survive in Your 20s
IS from Intelligent Speculator presents How To Manage Risk In A Dividend Portfolio
Div Guy from The Dividend Guy Blog presents Your Take: As Investors, What Annoys You The Most?
Green Panda from Green Panda Treehouse presents Dividend Investing: The Best Investment Option Out of College?
Dan from High Yield Edge presents How to Invest in Junk Bonds
Jim from Bargaineering presents Is Credit Karma a Scam?
Sandy from Yes, I Am Cheap presents Debt After Death: What Happens?
jefferson from See Debt Run presents A New Dawn – Change is in the Air
asgreen from Always the Planner presents Debt – Good and Bad
American Debt Project from American Debt Project presents Want to Get Out of Debt? Top Ten Posts That Changed My Views on Money, Debt and My Life
Money Walks from Money Walks presents Fact or Fiction: “Good” Debt?, and says, “Is there really “good” debt in a bad economy?”
Michael from Credit Card Forum Blog presents What Is A Good Credit Score?
Ryan from Better Credit Blog presents How To Build Credit (Even When You Don’t Have Any)
Donna Freedman from Surviving and Thriving presents 9 personal finance lessons from “Gotterdammerung.”
Jon the Saver from Free Money Wisdom presents Surprisingly Random Uses from Everyday Products
Eric from Narrow Bridge Finance presents How I Eat Locally Everywhere
Sustainable PF from Sustainable Personal Finance presents Analysis on Liquid Filling Machines a Clothes Call
SB from One Cent At A Time presents How to save cost on cell phone plans
Money Thinker from Money Thinking presents Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas on a Budget
Andy Hough from Tight Fisted Miser presents Five Ways to Pay Off Holiday Debt
Annabelle from Shopping Detox presents Frugal Valentine’s Day ideas from classic film
Echo from Boomer & Echo presents 4 Advantages To Building A House
John from Passive Family Income presents How We Plan to Pay Off Our Mortgage Early – Feb 2012
Mr. Money from Smart on Money presents Obama Offers Up New Mortgage Relief and Refinance Plan
Charles from MoneyGreenLife presents Is It Smart To Refinance Through HARP
Mike from Experiglot presents Why I Rented Out My Condo
MMD from MyMoneyDesign presents Which Is Better – Paying Down Your Auto Loan or Mortgage?
Madison from My Dollar Plan presents Free Money You Might Forget to Report on Your Taxes
Glen Craig from Free From Broke presents Federal Income Tax Deadlines to File Taxes for 2012
Philip from PT Money Personal Finance presents 3 Ways to File Taxes Online Free
Courtnay Kenney from GoBankingRates.com presents Is Kim Kardashian Really Guilty of Tax Evasion?
Crystal Groves from The Money Drain presents Money Tip: How to Prepare For Taxes Every Year and Reduce the Stress of Tax Season
Peter from Bible Money Matters presents How to File Your Federal Taxes for Free Using the Free E-File Programs
Barbara Friedberg from BARBARA FRIEDBERG PERSONAL FINANCE presents Best Negotiating Story Ever; And it Leads to More Money
Miranda Marquit from Planting Money Seeds presents As Freelancer, You Need a Home on the Web
Tom Drake from Canadian Finance Blog presents Perks or Pay? What Makes a Job Worth It?
Teacher Man from My University Money presents Financial Engineers Vs Real Engineers
eemusings from Musings of an Abstract Aucklander presents Worst case scenario
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Craig Ford from Money Help For Christians presents Learning Personal Finance: A Guide to Successful Financial Health (Part I)
Emily Hunter from Million Ways to Save presents Thwarting the Personal Demons: Start with Where You Are
Kacie from Sense to Save presents How much money will you need to retire?
Tom Drake from Stupid Cents presents Set Your Spending Priorities
Ashley from Money Talks Coaching presents Get Your Kids to Save for Retirement
Bret from Hope to Prosper presents How to Balance Time and Money
Money Beagle from Money Beagle presents Staying Accident Free Pays Off
N.W. Journey from Net Worth Journey presents Get Organized with your Money
Evan from Smart Wealth presents Income Protection Insurance
Squirrelers from Squirrelers presents Patience is a Virtue for Certain Money Goals
Jason from Live Real, Now presents 5 Pain-Free Ways to Save Your Money
Everything Finance from Everything Finance presents How to Save Money on Your Move
J.P. from Novel Investor presents Two Guaranteed Ways To Improve Your Finances
Little House from Little House in the Valley presents Budgeting for Home Improvements
Harriet pierce from TotallyMoney presents The ostrich approach to money
Crystal from Budgeting in the Fun Stuff presents Frozen Yogurt Is Crack
Mike from The Financial Blogger presents Life Changing Moments Worth Chasing After
Rob Berger from Dough Roller presents 75 Ways to Make a Side Income
Glen from Parenting Family Money presents Financial Literacy: What to Teach Younger Children Financial Literacy: What to Teach Younger Children
James Petzke from James Petzke: Graduating College with a Surplus presents The Rough College Budget
Nicole from Nicole and Maggie: Grumpy Rumblings presents 2011 money regrets
Darwin from Darwin’s Money presents The Welfare States of America – Data That Even Blew My Mind
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