Carnival of Personal Finance #98

This week my story Top 10 Reasons You’ll Never Be Rich, is featured in the Carnival of Personal Finance #98 which is being hosted at We’re In Debt. Wow, that’s a lot of carnivals since I hosted editions #4 and #13!

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Top 10 Reasons You’ll Never Be Rich

by SMD · 2 Comments 

10. Taxes Will Keep You Poor: The system or government taxes you up to 40% of your earnings so that you can pay to keep the economy turning. This system has been set up by business owners and wealthy people to benefit…guess who; business owners and wealthy people. Antidote: Get educated about the massive tax [...]

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Things to Beware of With Payday Loans

There’s an eye-opening and well researched piece on payday loans on an interesting site called Wake up U.S. The post is called Internet PayDay Loans are hazardous to your sanity and bank account and gives some stern warnings about the dangers of payday loans and calls into question the laws that allow these companies to [...]

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Knowledge You Need To Get Mortgage Loans

I happen to be, at this moment working with a mortgage broker to obtain a loan so that my wife and I can purchase our first home. Here’s an article that I found that I found useful during the process. Hunting for the house of your dreams can be exhilarating. Unfortunately, hunting for the home [...]

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The Benefits of Affiliate Marketing – Part 2

Set goals and get used to setting them often. Set up daily goals for little things. Set up weekly and monthly goals to work toward even larger goals. Get used to writing your wants and needs on paper, and then actively working toward those goals. You’ll be glad you did, and you’ll be amazed at [...]

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The Benefits of Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is the single fastest growth industry on the Internet. Yet many people go into it without a solid recipe for success. Indeed, many look to earn extra income with affiliate marketing with no real plan, and that can severely hamper their efforts at becoming successful at it. Make no mistake, although affiliate marketing [...]

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Can we win the Gas and Electricity price wars?

Can we win the Gas and Electricity price wars by switching suppliers?We can all benefit from the current situation in the UK energy market but what should we do, who should we choose? Why do we find ourselves thinking ‘why should I put up with being treated this way by my energy suppliers?’ The simple [...]

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Procrastinators Last Minute Guide to Tax Filings

April 15th. Is there a day that makes American groan more? Yep, it is the annual tax filing deadline. Oh, the fun. If you have been procrastinating on your return, here is what you need to know. The good news is you have a few extra days to file in 2007. The tax code is [...]

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