Today is the first Sunday after the first full moon after the vernal equinox, known to many as Easter. For those who celebrate this holiday, I wish you have a great day. After arriving home last night, I’ve been catching up on posts from around the blogosphere. Here are a few that caught my eye.
AllFinancialMatters shares some more statistics from S&P 500 returns. The best five year period for the S&P so far has been 1995 to 1999 with a 219.61% total return!
Free Money Finance suggests saving money by eating at home. Five Cent Nickel suggests shopping around and negotiating for bedroom furniture. Mighty Bargain Hunter shares why he didn’t buy more house.
There is only one week left to file your taxes if you haven’t filed for an extension. If you’ve procrastinated this long, you may be interested in the free copy of TaxCut Premium + State + Efile at My New Choice.
Cap from StopBuyingCrap posted a guest post, Graduated? Now What Do You Do About Your Finances? on the blog for Mint. Mint is a soon-to-be-released web-based software for managing your finances and more.
Updated March 21, 2011 and originally published April 8, 2007. 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.