Archive for February, 2010

Linkworthy: Funds, Frugality and Satisfaction

Posted on February 26th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

Lately I have been pretty dormant here. One of the main reasons at least for the recent dormancy is that our 9 month old daughter was in the hospital for almost a week. She is back at home now and life is returning to something that closely resembles the normal swing of things. The hospital […]

A Comic That Got it Right

Posted on February 18th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

One more comic to share. This one was sent in by a reader and I think it hits the nail on the head.

Personal Finance Comics

Posted on February 17th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

I thought today I would bring some attention to a very cool new series called Personal Finance Comics over at Credit Card Finder. The series is exactly what it sounds like, comics focused on personal finance and personal finance people. Yesterday’s comic featured none other than J.D Roth from Get Rich Slowly (one of the […]

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9 Unusual Valentines Gift Ideas

Posted on February 9th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

Not to be redundant of yesterdays post but after reading through these, I had to post this guest post. These are some very creative ideas to keep things under budget and still very memorable. Time is running out really fast as the 14th ofย  February is just a few days away so if your mind […]

8 Tips to Save Money at Valentine’s Day

Posted on February 8th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

Today we have a guest post from Tom Becker all about saving money during Valentine’s day. Personally I used to go all out on Valentine’, chocolates, fancy dining. If only I had known these tips earlier ๐Ÿ™‚ It might be an understatement to say that things can get a bit out of hand when it […]

Linkworthy: Couples, Commercials and Catching Up

Posted on February 5th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

I’ve got a bit of catching up to do here ๐Ÿ™‚ but I wanted to bring the light to some great articles I read during the last quarter of 2009. My personal favorite for this group has to be Anna’s article from ABDPBT titled What Everybody Ought To Know About Buying a New Mattress, my […]

Delayed Gratification and a new Mattress

Posted on February 4th, 2010 by by Jesse Michelsen

Delayed gratification is something that kids now don’t even hear about anymore . Everything in today’s world is “on demand”. You can get any TV show, movie or video clip on your TV or on the computer, any time you want. Listening to music is no longer a passive activity and you can download any […]