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You Won’t Be Rich, Maybe Just Solvent

by Luke Landes

Jeanne Sahadi has a tendency to bring people back to reality, and she does so nicely with her latest commentary, the Not-a-millionaire guide to financial security. She points out that getting rich is pretty difficult unless you’re an investment banker or venture capitalist. If you try to live like you’re rich before you are, you’ll ... Continue reading this article…

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Congratulations to My Friends Mentioned on

by Luke Landes ran an article by Vanessa Richardson today. She looked at the blog-about-money phenomenon and focuses on a fiew blog-friends of mine, AllFinancialMatters, Budgeting Babe, Boston Gal’s Open Wallet, and Make Love, Not Debt. There are a few interesting quotes as well as tips for those wishing to join the personal finance hemisphere of the ... Continue reading this article…

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Most Families Manage Money Well?

by Luke Landes

I saw this interesting tidbit on Everybody Loves Your Money. According to Ben Bernanke, the chairman of the Federal Reserve, most American households are doing just fine managing their finances. Here is some of what he said: On average, debt burdens appear to be at manageable levels and delinquency rates on consumer loans and home ... Continue reading this article…

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More Monday Carnivals

by Luke Landes

Here are more delectable dishes for money mouths. Feed your brain with the financial food. The Carnival of Debt Reduction is up at Aridni. Canadian Capitalist is hosting the Carnival of Investing today. The Carnival of Business is online at Journey to Financial Freedom.

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American Total Net Worth (and Debt) Increasing Fast

by Luke Landes

DreamHost makes babies scream and old men with lung cancer cry. Sometimes, it has been said, they eat their young and take their pets to the opera. According to the Federal Reserve’s quartertly “Flow of Funds” report, the total net worth of American households rose in the first quarter this year. If you add up ... Continue reading this article…

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Recent News and Feature Articles

by Luke Landes

Here’s a list of some of the more interesting articles from mainstream media I’ve read lately or I’d like to read this week: * 9 Money Rules to Live By, Liz Pulliam Weston at MSN Money * 7 Reasons Not to Retire, US News & World Report * Top Executivess (CEOs and CFOs) are Worried ... Continue reading this article…

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Deceptive Credit Card Offers, Part 1: Two-Cycle Billing

by Luke Landes

Although it’s common to recieve mailing from credit card companies offering credit cards with attractive terms, like 0 percent APR balance transfer offers or offers on small business credit cards they won’t tell you all the terms of the agreement until you actually apply for the card. This is often the case regardless of your “pre-approved” ... Continue reading this article…

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Six Steps to Being Your Own Boss, Part 5

by Luke Landes

I’ve been developing a series about becoming your own boss, and this is part 5 in that series. The information is based on an article from MSN, but I’m pulling in information from other locations as well. Step 5: Raise Money Now that you have a solid business plan that outlines how much capital you ... Continue reading this article…

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