Welcome to the 62nd Edition of Money Hacks Carnival- Playoff Edition! I thought since we are in the NHL and NBA playoff season we make it a little fun.
If this is your first time visiting Financial Highway I suggest you take sometime and get to know a little bit about me. You might want to check out the following popular posts, Investment Advisor’s Conflict of Interest an Insider View, Lesson From Recession: Diversifying Your Income, What is Critical Illness and Why it’s Important in Financial Planning and last but not least What is Recession? – Recession A Good Thing
I had the pleasure of reading nearly 100 great posts this week and I hope you enjoy them as well!
FIRE Finance presents Why do we get laid off? A complicated corporate work culture …. posted at FIRE Finance.
pfincome presents 18 Passive Income Opportunities to use your Tax Refund on posted at Passive Family Income.
The longest NHL playoff game happened on March 24, 1936, between the Detroit Red Wings and the Montreal Maroons. The game finished at 2:30 in the morning, when Martin “Mud” Bruteneau scored the winning goal for the Maroons after 116 minutes and 30 seconds of extra time—that’s nearly six periods of O.T.
The final score was 1-0.
Canadian Finance presents TD e-Series Funds posted at The Canadian Finance Blog.
Jorge presents How to Reduce Volatility in Your Long Term Investments posted at Independent Minded.
Helen presents ETF’s vs. Index funds: The good, the bad, and the ugly posted at Affine Financial Services.
Dividend Tree presents Higher Complexity or Risk Does Not Mean Higher Returns | Dividend Tree posted at Dividend Tree.
Verna Morris presents The Ultimate Guide to Leveraged ETFs: Their Uses, Their Risks, and More posted at ETF Database.
D4L presents Who is Irving Kahn and Why Should We Listen to Him? posted at Dividends Value.
Darwin presents How to Invest in Cuba – Does Obama’s Cuba Deal Spell Gains? posted at Darwin’s Finance.
Dan presents 24 Dividend Increases in a Row from a Company You’ve Never Heard of posted at Everyday Finance.
Silicon Valley Blogger presents ETrade Online Brokerage Account: Top Broker Review posted at The Digerati Life.
The fastest goal to start an NHL playoff game came on April 17, 1972. Don Kozak of the Los Angeles Kings didn’t waste any time, scoring just six seconds into a Stanley Cup playoff game against the Boston Bruins.
Saving & Frugality
FMF presents FMF Reader Saves Over 25% on Rent Simply by Asking for a Discount posted at Free Money Finance.
NtJS presents Bathroom Remodeling: 11 things to know before you begin posted at not the jet set.
The Smarter Wallet presents Microsoft Money Software Review: A Look At Money Essentials posted at The Smarter Wallet.
Despite being one of the NBA’s top playoff stars, Shaquille O’Neal has always struggled at free-throw shooting, which has made him the frequent target of fouls. Opponents have often attempted the “Hack-A-Shaq” strategy to send O’Neal to the free throw line in big games as often as possible. Shaq has attempted a record 1,995 foul shots in the NBA playoffs but has only sunk 1028 (barely half of them).
Mark Aucamp presents Credit crunch means talking about money and the lack of it posted at Money Saving Expert.
Hank presents Top 10 Things That I Wish I Had Known When I Graduate College posted at Own The Dollar.
Jack Schmidt presents 10 Really Fun Things You Can Do Today on the Cheap posted at SectorMatic Money Journal.
The Boston Celtics have won more NBA titles than any other team. The team won eight straight championships between 1959 and 1966.
Credit & Debit
Debt Freedom Fighter presents Features That Indicate a Good Credit Repair Program posted at Discover Debt Freedom.
nickel presents Best Business Credit Cards: What’s Hot, What’s Not posted at fivecentnickel.com.
Mr. CC presents Chase Continental Presidential Plus World Credit Card Review posted at Ask Mr Credit Card’s Blog.
Destroy Debt presents My Credit Limit Got Lowered Below My Outstanding Balance posted at Destroy Debt.
The greatest comeback in NFL playoff history happened in a 1993 wildcard playoff game between the Buffalo Bills and the Houston Oilers. The Bills trailed the Oilers 35-3 in the third quarter before scoring five straight touchdowns and eventually winning in overtime 41-38.
J. Money presents 6 Reasons to Spend the Money on Sports This Spring. posted at Budgets are Sexy..
d. ninja presents Did you know your college degree is worth $1,000,000? posted at Punch Debt In The Face.
The Happy Rock presents Remember Traveler’s checks? Do People Still Use Them? posted at The Happy Rock.
Nate presents How Nicole could earn $1,000 per month | Money Young posted at Money Young.
Chance.pfsr presents GnuCash Review – GnuCash Personal Finance Software Reviews | Personal Finance Software Reviews posted at Personal Finance Software Reviews.