As you’re no doubt aware, the Presidential election is next week. But did you know that you can most likely vote early to avoid the election day crowds? Perhaps the easiest way to find out about the possibility of voting early in your state is to run a Google search for: early voting <your state>. Another source for information is the 2008 Voter Info from Google Maps. But hurry. Around here, early voting ends today.
And now for some articles that caught my eye recently…
Kay took an interesting look at the tax implications of Sarah Palin’s $150k shopping spree. She also has a tip for bargain hunters… Hit Goodwill on November 5th. After all, the RNC claims that her new duds will be donated to charity after the campaign.
Cap put together a list of five reasons to stay away from store-branded credit cards. Guess what? I agree with all five.
Finally, over at Credit Addict I wrote about surviving the financial crisis with your credit intact. Credit card issuers appear to be actively reducing credit limits, increasing interest rates, and tightening their approval standards.