Just one carnival to share today, so let’s get right to it: Suburban Dollar hosted the Carnival of Personal Finance #234, which included by post about increasing your home value. I also recommend The Personal Financier’s analysis of the dangers of crossing the line from frugal to obsessive. I completely agree. I was obsessive while we were paying down debt and getting ready to buy the house, but now my frugality has eased up and I’m enjoying what we’ve sowed.
It was recently estimated that around 40% of Americans don’t know what their credit score is – and the number of individuals struggling with insufficient or ‘bad’