Take 5: A Roundup of Reads From Around the Web

A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: 6 reasons your start-up will fail, where to find free audio books, 45 things to spend money on, 44 things not to spend money on, and things you should sell on eBay instead of at a yard sale.

Frugal Family Feast: Hearty Beef and Vegetable Soup

There’s nothing better than a piping hot bowl of hearty soup to warm body and soul. We’re cooking up a scrumptious beef and vegetable soup in this week’s Frugal Family Feast. You’ll love this delicious and easy recipe that will feed a family of four for less than $15.