Yearly Archives: 2010

Carnival of Money Stories 2 #57

Carnival of Money Stories 2 #57

I love hosting Blog Carnivals because it forces me to read a ton of different posts and some are amazing.  This week I am hosting the 57th Edition of Carnival of Money Stories 2.  There were about 40 entries, but don’t worry I cut them down to 20 or so GREAT posts. What is the

People Who Refuse to Change What Makes them Miserable Makes me NUTS

People Who Refuse to Change What Makes them Miserable Makes me NUTS

In the beginning of the year, I let everyone know what The Wife does that pisses me off (hint: they are four little words), well, there is something else that others do that angers me even more.  It is clearly my problem, but it makes my head spin, even if I just meet the person. 

Can a Reality Show about a Pawn Shop Can Teach You about Life and Making Money?

I have really gotten into Pawn Stars on History Channel. Long before banks, ATMS and check-cashing services, there were pawn shops. Pawning was the leading form of consumer credit in the United States until the 1950s, and pawn shops are still helping everyday people make ends meet. Pawn Stars takes you inside the colorful world of

Same Sex Financial Planning is Important and Necessary

Same Sex Financial Planning is Important and Necessary

Not only do Same Sex Couples have to deal with the relationships problems we “straighties” do same sex couple have another level of problems associated with Financial and Estate Planning.  Oh by the way, I just made up the word Straighties, I hope it gets picked up. Before we start, I will let you know

Examples of Passive Income Which can Be Used to Build Multiple Streams of Income

Have you dreamed of making money while you sleep?  Did you even know that this is a possibility?  The concept is called passive income and it plays a major role in obtaining financial freedom and wealth creation. What is Passive Income? The basic principle behind passive income is to make money while you are not