Author: Stacy Johnson
Now that a debt deal is looking likely, let’s take a look at what it does – and more importantly, what it means to your family’s finances. One thing’s for sure: The stakes are high.
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the web. This week: working with the dead, drinking basil, frugal foods that taste good, things you shouldn’t tell your kids, and retiring to places you probably never thought about.
Thanks to the deadlock on the debt ceiling debate, one of the most profitable companies in the world is getting richer as the rest of us get poorer. It didn’t have to be this way.
Even when you’re paying attention, it’s hard to avoid getting squeezed by a scam. But when you’re not paying attention, you become a duck in a barrel. Here’s what can happen when you mix online flowers with unexamined credit card statements.
Thanks to the inability of Congress to do even the simplest things, the FAA is now partially shut down and unable to collect federal taxes on tickets. Booking before the politicians get their act together could save 20 percent: unless your airline of choice chooses to pocket the money for itself.
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the web. This week: plastic surgery for your career, cleaning your cleaning machines, arsenic in your apple juice, and whether you overpaid for college.
States are investigating whether insurance companies are doing enough to find out if life insurance policyholders have died and to pay the beneficiaries.
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the web. This week: the one tip that matters most, nine questions for condo buyers, five ways to clean up, don’t wash your meat, and live below your means.