A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: finding the right bank, stock market vs. life, preparing for a financial windfall, savings success, and being a leader.
Interested in unusual investments? How about real gold from Middle-Earth?
Peer-to-peer lending is all the rage, and for good reason: It offers borrowers access to low-cost money and investors high-interest returns. But what if it’s all a Ponzi scheme?
Need some extra cash? Here are the lowest-cost ways to find it.
Unless Congress acts, $600 billion of spending cuts and tax hikes will take effect in 2013. It could derail the economy and tank the stock market. This reader is worried about what’s going to happen. So am I.
Yes, you can be the only one participating in a 401(k). Here are the pros and cons.
A former Swiss banking employee just won a big whistleblower award from the IRS.