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Weekly Roundup – 10/13/06

Written by Nickel - One Comment

Bank Deal: Earn 1.00% APY on an FDIC-insured savings account at Barclays.

Here’s a quick rundown of some posts that caught my eye over the past week…

JLP has been blogging for two whole years. This week he chose to educate us with a lesson on converting annual percentage rates to annual percentage yields.

Jim asks (and answers) what are the necessary adult vaccinations?

Flexo has a list of ten ways to be penny wise but pound foolish.

FMF wrote a letter to Hampton Inn and he wants your feedback.

MBH explains his aversion to debt.

J.D. has an interesting post on tipping — how much and to whom?

NCN made a last minute assault on his $20k savings goal, and he pulled it off!

The Boglehead’s book review project kept chugging along with the following additions:

Chapter 6: How much do you need to save?
Chapter 7: Keep it simple
Chapter 8: Asset allocation
Chapter 9: Costs matter
Chapter 10 & 11: Taxes Part 1 & 2

Crazy Money is handing out awards for excellence, and guess what? I was one of the winners, along with Searchlight Crusade, BankDeals, Boston Gal’s Open Wallet, and Yet Another Blog About Money. Thanks!

Finally, I’d like to invite you to join the fun over at the MoneyBlogNetwork Forums.

Published on October 14th, 2006 - One Comment
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Comments (scroll down to add your own):

  1. Thanks for the great roundup. There were several posts which I found enlightening and useful.

    Comment by Anonymous — Oct 14th 2006 @ 9:25 pm

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