Welcome to the 23rd edition of the Carnival of Financial Independence, a selection of the best articles related to Financial Independence this week. If you would like to be included next week, please submit your post via Blogger Carnivals. If you would like to host for a future edition, please contact me.
The guidelines are:
- You can submit a post that was published during the last month
- The posts have to relate to reaching financial independence, and fit within the following categories: Savings and Simple living, Travel and Lifestyle, Wealth and Passive income, Real Estate and Investing, or Self employment.
- Submit by Wednesday night for the Saturday edition
- Please mention the carnival in your roundups if you have been featured!
This week on Make Money Your Way
I give tips on how you can Make Money by Renting Part of your House or your Basement, Eva from TeensGotCents shares how to Graduate College Debt Free and I ask How Many Hours are you Willing to Spend on Blogging
Travel and Lifestyle
Little House @ Little House in the Valley recommends you Don’t Feed the Critters and other wildlife.
Miss T. @ Prairie Eco Thrifter shares 4 Ways to Improve Your Travel Experience
Glen @ Monster Piggy Bank proves that there are plenty of Super Cheap Hobbies For People On A Budget
Brock Kernin @ Clever Dude wonders What Would You Do For a Cheap Hotel Room?
Money Soldiers @ Money Soldiers gives Responsible Car Buying Tips
Ryan @ Cash Money Life explains Why you Should Take a Vacation
Tommy Douglas @ Getting Fit As A Baby Boomer Over 50 is Considering Starting The Paleo Diet
FI Pilgrim @ FI Journey talks about The True Impact Of Lifestyle Choices
Kathleen O’Malley @ Frugal Portland shares her experienced Going on a Road Trip using AirBnB
Robert @ Entrepreneurship Life encourages you to Become a Morning Person, All The Successful People Are Doing It
Bargain Babe @ BargainBabe.com shares 7 Cheap Meals for Dinner that are affordable, but also tasty!
Wealth and Passive Income
Travis Pizel @ Enemy Of Debt says once you get A Taste of Financial Freedom is like, you never want to go back!
Barbara Friedberg @ Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance teaches us how to Build Wealth In 15 Minutes A Day
Michael Kitces @ Nerd’s Eye View talks about how the IRS allows you to change your Fixed And Variable Inherited Annuities to ones that fit your needs better.
Everything Finance @ Everything Finance Blog weighs the pros and cons of Paying 0% Interest Debt
MMD @ IRA vs 401k Central has A Strategy for Getting the Most From Both a Roth IRA vs 401k
Claire Murdough @ ReadyForZero Blog shows how Baby Boomers can reach financial success.
Penny Thots @ Penny Thots investigates Collecting African American Art as an investment.
Matt Becker @ Mom and Dad Money shares his thoughts on Peer-to-Peer Lending
Mr FD @ Financial Debauchery calculates How Much Gold is Worth
Real Estate and Investing
Irfan @ Everything About Investment explains What Makes Stock Prices Volatile
Dividend Growth Investor @ Dividend Growth Investor reviews Eleven Dividend Paying Stocks he Purchased Over the Past Week
Investor Junkie @ Investor Junkie is Putting Warren Buffett’s Investing Advice Into Practice
Jacob @ Cash Cow Couple reviews Personal Capital.
Paul @ The Frugal Toad lists The Pros and Cons of Borrowing Against a 401k
Jon @ Novel Investor explains how The New 3.8% Medicare Surtax works.
Jason Hull @ Hull Financial Planning describes The Differences Between a House You Live in and a House You Invest in
Monica Iannacone @ Monica On Money shares How to Payoff Your Mortgage ASAP
Daisy @ Suburban Finance runs the numbers on Renting Vs. Buying.
Mrs. PoP @ Planting Our Pennies teaches us How To Use Market Comps to value a house.
Lazy Man @ Lazy Man and Money’s Tenants Won’t Get Out!
Robert @ The College Investor thinks you may not be such a Successful Stock Picker for doing well over the last few years.
Self employment and Career
PK @ Don’t Quit Your Day Job shows a Major In Photography may not be the best way to invest in your career.
Christopher @ This That and The MBA shares tips on How to Keep Your Business Running Smoothly While You’re Away
DW @ Great Passive Income Ideas give pointers on how to Make Money on the Side
Grand Per Month @ Grand Per Month shares some ideas on how to Make Your Challenge an Opportunity
Mrs. Accountability @ Out of Debt Again offers a tutorial on How to Reconcile Your PayPal Business Account
Alexis @ FITnancials shares her Extra Money Ideas
GMM @ Grad Money Matters wonders if you Should you blog for money?
Michelle @ Diversified Finances lists the Disadvantages/Negatives of Working From Home
Evan @ My Journey To Millions wonders if You Have a Right to Choose Your Child’s Degree or Major?
Buck Inspire @ Buck Inspire shows how he Forced Out Of His Comfort Zone
Harry Campbell @ Your PF Pro picks the Best Day of the Week to Quit Your Job.
MMD @ My Money Design shares his Thoughts on Mind Control
Alexa @ Making Sense of Cents gives Tips for Diversifying Your Income
Saving and Simple Living
Holly Johnson @ Club Thrifty is starting the Club Thrifty Fall Financial Lockdown
Minimalist @ Minimalist Finance shares how to Save Money on Your Education (Or Get it For Free)
Eva Baker @ TeensGotCents offers some Thrift Store Costume Ideas
John S @ Frugal Rules wonders When You should Start Saving for Retirement?
Cat Alford @ Budget Blonde give tips on How to Avoid A Savings Addiction
Mr CBB @ Canadian Budget Binder warns you against buying expensive cheap junk.