by Deborah This is a guest post by Deborag at Pennies to Nickels. Deborah and her hubby keep their finances separate, which is opposite to what Clever Dudette and I do, so it should make for an interesting read! When The Professor and I got … [Read more...] about Marriage Finances: Til Death Do Us Part?
Archives for May 2008
I haven't been tagged for a meme for a long time, so when I saw that Nickel tagged me, I felt all bubbly inside. Somebody either loves me or hates me, because memoirs can go either way. So for this one, I'm supposed to write a 6 word memoir. Since … [Read more...] about My Six Word Memoir
Tomorrow, May 21st, is "Bump Day" at Baskin Robbins, where if you display your "bump" (i.e. your pregnant belly), you'll get a free 3oz cup or cone of their new soft-serve ice cream. The promotion is only running in select stores in California, … [Read more...] about Pregnant? Overweight? Deceptive? Get free ice cream!
So I get an email from Mikael at The Financial Blogger this morning that my article has been featured in the 126th Festival of Frugality at his site. That's funny, because I didn't have any time last week to submit any articles to carnivals. … [Read more...] about Who is submitting my articles to carnivals?
by J. Savings The following is a guest post from "Crazy J" (my nickname for him) from Budgets are Sexy. I was fortunate enough to meet J at a Personal Finance blogger happy hour recently and got to know more about the man behind the mohawk. J … [Read more...] about To sell, or not to sell…my SUV
As of this month, I've worked for my current employer for 2 full years. In my first year, I got a combined 6.25% raise (some at 6 months and some at 12 months). This past Thursday, I sat down with my new boss for a one-on-one review (my company … [Read more...] about I got a good review and a raise!