Spring has sprung! That means nice warm weather….and yard work. Bleh.
Every year I think about how nice it would be to pay someone to do my lawn. And then my financial side reminds me how much that would cost over the course of the summer.
I guess I know what I’ll be doing every weekend again this year.
Top Posts of the Week
Ben @ The Financial Reader posted Do You Know What Payday Loans Charge? – “Payday loan rates are usually quoted for the term of the loan, making the rates seem lower than they actually are. Readers will be surprised just how costly payday loans are when the rates are annualized.”
Laura Edgar @ NerdWallet posted Western Union WU Pay: Better Option, Not Perfect – “WU Pay may come to serve as a viable financial product for the unbanked. Much like prepaid debit cards, the program provides an alternative means of conducting online transactions. ”
Super Saver @ My Wealth Builder posted Earn Large, Live Small – “Here’s my simple strategy to building wealth: maximize and grow earnings; live at least 20% below those earnings. Building wealth is all about earning large and living small. To me, many people make the mistake of doing the opposite: earning small and living large.”
Joe Morgan @ Simple Debt Free Finance posted 3 Ways To Negotiate Credit Card Debt Yourself. – “If you’re one of the millions of credit card holders who has found themselves buried in credit card debt with a balance you can’t hope to pay down, then you may be wondering how to negotiate your credit card debt away. Here are 3 possible debt payment solutions to offer to your credit card company when you make the call.”