Monthly Archives: October 2011

Money Drain: I paid $36 for my $3 Fast Food Meal

I had an identity theft issue which forced me to cancel my debit card and have a new one reissued. Instead of pulling cash out of my account to hold me over till the new card arrived I thought I … Continue reading

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Money in the News: Job Alert!, Resource Alert!, Student Loan Bailouts, Auto-Budgeting Cards

Job Alert! The Consumerist posts that FedEx is hiring 20,000 employees for holiday season work. [View all Job Alerts] Also it looks like Sandy over at Yes I am Cheap is keeping a list of job openings for the 2011 … Continue reading

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Success Story and Money Tip: Think in Terms of Years to Save Money

Type A Minimalist made a very good post in regards to “The Proper Care and Feeding of Money” and various methods they used to get out of debt and save money. Specifically I really enjoy their explanation of thinking about … Continue reading

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