Blog Carnivals

Checking Accounts, Insurance, and the Holidays at the Carnivals

This week we’ve got four carnivals in the line-up, so I’ll just dive right into them. First, the Carnival of Personal Finance #169 hosted by BankerGirl. In addition to my post about how couples should talk about money, Money Smart Life launches into the debate about joint vs. individual checking accounts. I fall into the joint camp – it’s a joint marriage, and your money is joint, too. Next, the Carnival of Money…
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Chuck Norris Goes Upstate – at the Carnivals

Just two carnivals to share this week. First, the Carnival of Personal Finance #218 hosted by Budgets Are Sexy. In addition to my post about avoiding overdraft protection fees, I also recommend Fiscal Fizzle’s 55 ways to simplify your finances. Maybe then you won’t get hit with overdrafts. Second, the Festival of Frugality #191 hosted by Frugal Upstate. In addition to my post about how much house you need, I recommend Mrs. Bankrupt’s post dissecting the…
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Winter Videos for a Penny at the Carnivals

Yeah, this week’s title was a stretch. So, let’s go right into the three blog carnivals I’m sharing this week. First up, the Carnival of Personal Finance #193 hosted by Broke Grad Student. In addition to my post about the housing rescue plan, I also recommend Sun’s Financial Diary’s analysis of the plan. Next up, the Festival of Frugality #166 hosted by Student Scrooge. In addition to my post on the DivaCup, I also recommend…
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Investing in Frugal Living at the Carnivals

This week we have just two carnivals to share. First, the Carnival of Personal Finance #197 hosted by Four Pillars.  In addition to my post containing 13 ways to celebrate spring, I also recommend Almost Frugal’s list of four unlikely books that made her more frugal. Second, the Festival of Frugality #170, hosted by Money Ning.  In addition to my list of milk substitutions, I recommend Suburban Dollar’s comparison of store brand and name brand items.
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Feel Renewed in Chicago Watching Mamma Mia – at the Carnivals

This week I have three carnivals to share. One is a new entry in my carnival line-up. First, the Carnival of Personal Finance #161 hosted by Internet Banking For the Real World. In addition to my post about why you need a will, you might also like The Family Wallet’s post about insurance needs after you have a baby. Next, the Money Hacks Carnival #20 hosted by This Writer’s Wallet. If you liked my post…
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