A short while ago we arrived home in New Jersey from our vacation in Williamsburg, Virginia. More on that later.
It would take me a year to catch up on the messages posted on personal finance blogs in the last five days, but I should mention at the very least that the Carnival of Personal Finance #9 has been posted, including my thoughts on an emergency fund. The Carnival of the Capitalists has also been posted, where you can find a link to my notes on a $50 bonus from ShareBuilder.
Updated February 6, 2012 and originally published August 15, 2005. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @ConsumerismComm on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.