Yes, that's right. My beautiful face is plastered atop an article where I espouse my wisdom and knowledge about personal finance, money, budgeting, and stupid things I've done (what does "espouse" mean?). Noah and Cap from MyMint.com graciously … [Read more...] about Interview with Clever Dude posted at MyMint.com
Archives for April 2007
When my article "How I get laptops and plasma TVs for free" made it big a few months ago, a number of you asked to see pictures of the prizes. However, I didn't see the point because I could easily have just bought the laptops as won … [Read more...] about You asked for it. Here are our free laptops
For some oddball reason, the previous owners of our home installed a second water heater when they added a second bathroom 10 years ago. The original tank is gas heated and holds 60 gallons, which is more than enough for a family of 4, much less just … [Read more...] about 8 Benefits of electric water heaters over gas water heaters
It's been only 3 months since posting our intent to pay off our Chevy Malibu loan of $15,000 in 8 months, but we've made tremendous progress in paying off the loan. Today, I sent off another $2,000 towards the Bank of America credit card, and the … [Read more...] about In the home stretch – The Malibu is almost paid off!
The contest to win $100 by guessing the Nasdaq closing price for this coming Friday is closed to new entries, but you can all follow along to see whether CleverDude.com comes out the winner with the closest average guess (among its 8 entries) and/or … [Read more...] about Guess the Nasdaq Closing Price – Contest Update
Continuing my discussion of 5 common money mistakes, we've already discussed creating a budget and saving for emergencies and retirement. Now, we'll talk about something only Actuaries care about: Insurance Types of Insurance Excluding the really … [Read more...] about Fixing your money mistakes: Be sure to insure