Yeah, it’s a stretch, but it’s the best I could do.
First up, the Carnival of Personal Finance #203 hosted by Weakonomics. In addition to my post about the real estate offer process, I also recommend Steadfast Finance’s reminder that your income really does matter, even with home prices down.
Second, the Festival of Frugality hosted by Always the Planner. In addition to my post about the home office deduction, I also recommend Free From Broke’s tips for using your tax refund.
Third, the Money Hacks Carnival at I Pick Up Pennies. In addition to my post about mortgage points, I also recommend No Debt Plan’s tips for negotiating closing costs if you’re refinancing.