Gift cards are not free money. Even the most frugal and budget minded spenders sometimes view gift cards as different and throw out all the spending rules they usually adhere to. But to get the very most out of their gift cards, they need to be … [Read more...] about Gift Cards Are NOT Free Money!
Wow, it felt like the Carnival of Personal Finance #139 was just last week. How time flies! Well, this week The Financial Blogger brings us a new edition of the Carnival of Personal Finance. In fact, it's so new that they even added one more to its … [Read more...] about Best Finance Articles from the Carnival of Personal Finance #140
A short time ago, I wrote a review of an eBook called "Save to Quit". Along with the book, you get another eBook titled "500 Ways to Save Money" that gives general saving ideas as well as ideas across a number of categories. I'll be writing a series … [Read more...] about Ways to Save Money #1: Save Your Coins
I used up the first 10 ING Referrals I posted in just a few days, which is much faster than I expected, so here's what I'll do. I'll post the last 15 referrals for ING Orange Savings accounts and then I'll have a separate post to request for YOUR … [Read more...] about Earned my readers $250. Here’s more ING Direct referrals
Well, it's the end of the first full year here at Clever Dude. It was also the first year I earned any money on the site, so I'm considering this the year anything real happened on my site too. I might have another post to talk about my income via … [Read more...] about 2007 Traffic, Referrers and Keyword Review
This week, I'm going to combine my carnival roundups into a single post. First up, the Carnival of Personal Finance #121 hosted by Ask Mr. Credit Card: Exjackly analyzes how someone can live on minimum wage. A number of assumptions were made … [Read more...] about Carnival Roundup: Week of October 8th