Just a quick thanks to Chad from 22Dollars.com for the gift of Personal Finance for Dummies. Chad held a contest on his site last week, and I was lucky enough to be the one selected from the comment list to win the book. He shipped it directly … [Read more...] about Thanks for the free Personal Finance for Dummies book!
We recently paid off our Malibu loan with a credit card balance transfer. Not only did this reduce our interest rate from 5.85% to 1.99%, it also meant we paid off the lien on our car and were entitled to receive the full title and … [Read more...] about Car paid off in Maryland? What to do with the Security Interest Filing and Title
This issue of Share the Love is to review a site that's been on my sidebar for a few months now, RateLadder.com: About the Writer According to Rate Ladder's About page: I am 6â€²10â€³ played ivy league basketball with an engineering degree … [Read more...] about Share the Love Review #2 – Rate Ladder
Yesterday, I shocked you with how much we spent in 1 year (2006) on our cars. To recap, the 2 of us own 3 vehicles that cost us about $22,000 last year: 1. 2006 Honda Ridgeline RTS - the biggest loan (about $25k left), but the most … [Read more...] about Overspending on Cars – What do we do now?
So that you, my readers, can subscribe to comment conversations via email, I've just installed the "Subscribe to Comments" Plugin available at TempusFugit.net. You can now choose to subscribe to the comment trail on any post with just a couple … [Read more...] about Added “Subscribe to Comments” Plugin
We own 3 cars. That's right. Two people, 3 cars. 1. 2006 Honda Ridgeline RTS 2. 2005 Chevrolet Malibu 3. 1997 Pontiac Grand Am (Why do all advertisements for vehicles show silver ones?) The breakdown for car costs in 2006 As I write this, … [Read more...] about What happened to our $22,000!?! Oh, that’s where it went…