That's right, I'm about 2 weeks late on the recap for this Festival of Frugality hosted by Millionster. I've had the article starred in my Google Reader, but I just didn't get around to reading it until today! Here's some articles I really … [Read more...] about Festival of Frugality #74 Recap: The LATE, LATE Edition
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Just wanted to disclose that I got a letter from Johns Hopkins University's Engineering school stating that I've been accepted for admission into the Fall 2007 semester for one of their Masters programs. I won't say which program though (privacy … [Read more...] about I got accepted into a Masters program!
Stacie has posted an excellent analysis of the costs of buying Calcium supplements versus getting your daily dose via foods and drinks like milk, yogurt, and, GASP!, even sardines! The question she answers is Do I need to buy Calcium supplements … [Read more...] about Cost effective calcium: Foods or Supplements?
I've been riding the DC Metro (subway) since January and initially drove to the metro and paid $4.00 on parking or got dropped off by my wife (free). Riding the DC Metro costs me $3.70 each way for a grand total of $7.40 w/o parking and $11.40 … [Read more...] about Riding public transportation and trying not to sweat
Blain at Stock Trading 101 has posted the first update for this week's stock guessing contest. We had 5 entrants here at Clever Dude, but after the first update, we don't have anyone in the lead. However, there are 3 more days in this contest and … [Read more...] about Stock Trading VI, 1st Update
That's right. I got the "booby prize" from FiveCentNickel.com's 2 year anniversary contest: A box of bricks Yep, a box of bricks. Here they are: What makes it worse is: 1) I just bought 8 bricks yesterday at Home Depot to level the … [Read more...] about I got the stoopid bricks!