Best Websites for Getting Organized and Staying Focused

As my wife can attest, I have a touch of Attention Deficit Disorder. Hey look, something shiny. Where was I? Anyway, this month’s edition of ADDitude Magazine lists several great sites to help you focus and stay organized. Staying organized is particularly important for sound money management. Have you ever forgotten to pay a bill […]


The Best Money Management Tips, Tools and Resources (April 2008)

Welcome to the Best of April 2008. Here you’ll find the best articles, posts, tools, resources and news about money, finance and investing from the past month. News & Analysis Subprime Mortgage Squeeze Causing Rise in Foreclosures A New York Times’ article described the impact the subprime mortgage crisis is having on foreclosures in some […]


Online Tools to Help Find the Lowest Gas Prices

As a follow up to 25 Ways to Save Money on Gas, I thought I’d share some additional online resources to help you find the lowest gas prices. So in addition to Gas Buddy, which I mentioned in the saving money on gas article, here are a few more worth checking out: Gas Price Watch: […]


How to Turn Mistakes into Opportunities (a real life example)

Mistakes. They are a part of life. We all make them. And mistakes when it comes to money are a fact of life. But like turning lemons into lemonade, we can either benefit from our mistakes and make the most of them, or we can run from them and pretend they don’t exist. This hit […]


Tax Rebate Deals–Supersize Your Economic Stimulus Payment

With the Treasury starting to send out tax rebate checks this week, retailers have started clamoring for your business. To entice you to spend your new found money at their stores, many retailers are offering bonuses and discounts if you spend your tax rebate check with them. Many retailers, for example, are offering a 10% […]