Welcome to the 24th 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
Travel and Lifestyle
Barbara Friedberg @ Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance shows us How To Afford Exotic Travel
Tushar Mathur @ Everything Finance explains How to make your gaming budget go further
Evan @ My Journey To Millions shows There are no set personal finance rules.
Mrs. Accountability @ Out of Debt Again shares 4 Tips to Stay Organized
Minimalist @ Minimalist Finance discusses Instilling Financial Responsibility In Your Teenager
Chuck @ The Tortoise Banker talks about how important Setting Up a Budget is For New Couples
Penny Thots @ Penny Thots talk about DIY if you Need a Deck
Matt Becker @ Mom and Dad Money breaks down the cost of The Mythical $12,000 Baby
Little House @ Little House in the Valley explores the pros of Downsizing to a Smaller Home
Kathleen O’Malley @ Frugal Portland reviews Wantable: Is it Worthwhile?
Buck Inspire @ Buck Inspire has a scoop: Ellen Degeneres Returns To Host The Oscars!
Tommy Douglas @ Getting Fit As A Baby Boomer Over 50 shares some truths about The Paleo Diet
Mr FD @ Financial Debauchery Hates Blockbuster and tells us why.
Jessica Moorhouse @ Mo’ Money Mo’ Houses asks if you would Sacrifice Your Relationships to Be Rich?
Miss T. @ Prairie Eco Thrifter helps you Get Your Home Ready for Fall and Winter
Wealth and Passive Income
AB @ Aspiring Blogger has a reason to be financially independent: Your Job is Trying To Kill You!
Jason Hull @ Hull Financial Planning explains why you make financial mistakes.
Anton Ivanov @ Dreams Cash True presents An Introduction to Peer to Peer Lending
Michael @ Financial Ramblings wonders How Much Money does it take to feel Wealthy?
Grand Per Month @ Grand Per Month suggest Delaying Your Gratification to Grow Rich
Brian Fourman @ Luke1428 wonders if the Effort to Get Rich is Worth It?
MMD @ IRA vs 401k Central reviews your 401k Investment Options and Choices?
DW @ Great Passive Income Ideas shares some Great Extra Income Opportunities Using The Internet
Michael Kitces @ Nerd’s Eye View explains the Benefits of saving and investing early on.
Michael @ The Student Loan Sherpa asks How he is ever going to retire with all these student loans?
Real Estate and Investing
Glen @ Monster Piggy Bank @ Monster Piggy Bank shares How to Save Money for a House
Dividend Growth Investor @ Dividend Growth Investor compares buying dividend stocks now, or accumulating cash waiting for lower prices
Irfan @ Everything About Investment reviews the Financial Markets: Functions and Types
John S @ Frugal Rules asks if You are a Trader or Investor?
Lazy Man @ Lazy Man and Money is Looking to Expand The Real Estate Empire
Miranda Marquit @ ReadyForZero Blog shares 3 Signs You’re Not Ready for a Mortgage
Self employment and Career
Nathan @ AsknWhy give tips on How to Avoid Business Pitfalls
Michelle @ Diversified Finances shares Things People Say When she Tells Them about self employment
GMM @ Grad Money Matters wonders What’s stopping you from succeeding in your career path?
Michelle @ Making Sense of Cents breaks down $11,117 in July Extra Income
Lindy @ Minting Nickels warns you about the perks you may leave behind if you are Thinking of Quitting Your Job
Eva Baker @ TeensGotCents give tips on How To Get A Part Time Job at REI
Thomas @ Finance Inspired thinks being your own boss is great, But Beware!
Ryan @ Cash Money Life helps you find out if You Really are Work from Home Material?
Robert @ The College Investor compiles 101 Essential Tips and Resources for College Freshmen
Harry Campbell @ Your PF Pro asks What Is The Easiest Job You’ve Ever Had?
MMD @ My Money Design shares his Niche Website Update 8
Saving and Simple Living
Bargain Babe @ BargainBabe.com check out the Back to School Deals
Grayson @ Debt Roundup is Diversifying his Savings
Christopher @ This That and The MBA helps you avoid 3 Money Mistakes he has made
Alexa @ Single Moms Income presents The Minimalist Guide to Becoming More Frugal
JC @ Passive-Income-Pursuit share ideas on keeping the “dividends” rolling in and becoming a more confident homeowner.
Harry Campbell @ My Financial Road has some Savings Problem
Robert @ Cult Of Money suggests A Few Ways You Can Be More Frugal
FI Pilgrim @ FI Journey teaches us how to Build A Better Budget
Holly Johnson @ Club Thrifty is Eating Old Food to save money.
Mr.CBB @ Canadian Budget Binder has some neat idea to Decorate Your Rooms Frugally
Brock Kernin @ CleverDude unveils The Mythical Stacking Of Discounts: It DOES Exist!