Day: May 10, 2010

Crisis and Bailouts at the Carnivals

Since I hosted the Carnival of Personal Finance this week, I’ve only got two additional carnivals to share. First up, Money Hacks Carnival #31 hosted by Moolanomy. In addition to my post about saving money with Walgreens coupons, you might also like The Smarter Wallet’s tips for saving money with generic drugs. Next, the Festival of Frugality #144 hosted by My Two Dollars.  …

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Money Market Accounts, Money Markey Mutual Funds, and Certificates of Deposit

Many people confuse money market accounts, money market mutual funds, and certificates of deposit. Although all three are considered the safe investments, they are not the same thing. Carefully consider all three before choosing the one that is right for you. In this post, I define each. Money Market Account A money market account, also …

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