Here’s a quick round-up of some of the posts that caught my attention over the past week, from the MoneyBlogNetwork and beyond.
Blueprint for Financial Prosperity describes the difference between loan deferment and forebearance. AllFinancialMatters warns us of foreclosure scams. FreeMoneyFinance points out five 401(k) mistakes to avoid.
Mighty Bargain Hunter says coin collecting is useless for preserving wealth. FiveCentNickel wonders about establishing credit with a new taxpayer identification number.
Generation X Finance has 12 mistakes to avoid with your retirement plan. MyMoneyBlog has a review of ING Direct’s “Electric Orange” paperless checking account.
My weekend update: I spent the weekend helping my girlfriend ready her apartment for the holidays. In a few minutes, I’ll be meeting a former co-worker and a business partner of his to help them develop a new website.
Updated December 29, 2010 and originally published December 3, 2006. 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.