I caught this article from the Baltimore Sun about pay phone decline hitting the homeless. Honestly, I don't remember the last time I used a pay phone, except while in Ireland for our honeymoon 4 years ago. It was an awkward experience as I couldn't … [Read more...] about Who uses pay phones anyway?
As I write this, it's Sunday night and I just watched an unmentionable football game come to a disappointing close. If you know where I'm from or have read it in my past posts, you'll know which team I was cheering for. Well, it wasn't meant to be, … [Read more...] about Making some year-end charitable donations
This past week, I decided to branch out into other carnivals (other than the big 3: Personal Finance, Frugality, and Debt Reduction). Since I had a tax-related article and another finance article that didn't make it into the other carnivals when it … [Read more...] about Best Articles from Tax Carnival #24 and Everything Finance #6
Just a few days ago, I told you how we dumped 132 items of clothing off with Goodwill. Commenter CPAMike asked how we came about our valuation of $707. I actually used a few sources, but mostly Goodwill's site (not sure which one now). He pointed out … [Read more...] about How to Value Clothing Donations