Here are some articles to read this weekend.
Is There a Cure for the Economy? The Spending and Saving Catch-22. “Maybe I’m crazy, but it seems like as long as the money shifts between business and consumers the economy isn’t going to improve overall. If consumers have more money they have safety and security, but businesses suffer. If businesses have more money, consumers are likely overspending and have too much debt.”
How to Improve Your Credit Score. Million Dollar Journey explains why a high credit score is important and provides a few tips for increasing your score as well as building your credit from scratch.
Moolanomy’s Family Vacation Wrap Up. Pinyo from Moolanomy shares stories from his recent vacation, including some great photographs, and intersperses the article with a few frugal vacation tips.
Star Trek: How We Will Abolish Money. In the future according to Gene Roddenberry and the rest of the people who have helped to create this particular science fiction universe, money is obsolete. Jim from Blueprint for Financial Prosperity seems one way we can get from a society where money governs almost everything we do to a society where money is not necessary.
Updated December 21, 2011 and originally published July 12, 2008. 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.