Welcome to the ninth 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
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!
Travel and Lifestyle
Everything Finance @ Everything Finance Blog gives tips to save money on a New York City Vacation.
Jessica Moorhouse @ Mo’ Money Mo’ Houses had a Bachelorette Weekend in Las Vegas .
Harry campbell @ Your PF Pro explains how you can Write Off Moving Costs During Tax Time.
Jason @ Live Real Now just Bought a Bus and is looking at a potentially great profit, or a new venture as bachelorette party host.
Marie at Family Money Values @ Family Money Values writes a Review of the “M’ word book.
Robert @ Beat the 9to5 wonders if you Are a Pessimist, Optimist, or Realist and what outcomes you get in life.
Wealth and Passive Income
Mr.CBB @ Canadian Budget Binder hosts a great guest post from Eva, a Financially Savvy Teen who Budgets Her Money Using The Cash Envelope System and is on the right path to build wealth and achieve financial independence.
Jason Hull @ Hull Financial Planning explains Why You Shouldn’t Obsess Over Your Net Worth.
Shannon @ The Heavy Purse says it is possible for Spending and Frugality to Coexist if you splurge on what matters to you, like Kim @ Eyes on the Dollar who does not only consider the money but also time and effort when spending on a few Things she refuses to Save Money On.
Walt @ My Wealth Desire studies Poor People Mindset, and why it can prevent them from getting rich.
Jules Wilson @ Faithful With a Few is about to Start A Giving Account.
Real Estate and Investing
Jon @ Novel Investor explains how a Stock Split or Reverse Split affects your Shares
Dividend Growth Investor @ Dividend Growth Investor did a 401k rollover and bought Twenty Dividend Stocks.
Michael Kitces @ Nerd’s Eye View studies Capital Loss Harvesting , a solution to defer but not avoid taxes entirely that may not always be beneficial.
Jay @ The First Million is the Hardest teaches you How to Invest Without A Lot of Money.
MMD @ My Money Design compares The Pension and 401k for saving for retirement.
SB @ One Cent at a Time writes All About Car Tires and How it Relates to your Money .
MMD @ IRA vs 401k Central explains how you shouldn’t Borrow Against your 401k Plan.
JC @ Passive-Income-Pursuit looks as the Discounted Cash Flow method to value stocks.
Robert @ The College Investor talks about Investing In Canada.
Matt Becker @ Mom and Dad Money explains Where Investment Returns Come From.
PK @ Don’t Quit Your Day Job… has put together a Crude Oil Price Return Calculator for both the WTI and the Brent.
Pete @ Intelligent Speculator wonders if Facebook (FB), is Still A Good Buy.
Michael @ Financial Ramblings tries to predict the stock market from the volume of Google searches.
Self employment and Career
Nick @ A Young Pro shares The Biggest Financial Mistakes he made in his Career.
Robert @ Entrepreneurship Life talks about Retirement Planning for Self-Employed Entrepreneurs
Jose @ The Wise Dollar reflects on the Internet Sales Tax and its impact on your online business.
Michelle @ Making Sense of Cents made $7,859 Extra Income in April.
Grand Per Month @ Grand Per Month explains how to Join Pinterest to Grow Your Side Gig and engage your customers.
Ryan @ Cash Money Life compares PayPal vs. Dwolla for your online money transactions.
Robert @ My Multiple Incomes shares his Monthly Income Stream Report for April 2013.
Green Panda @ Green Panda Treehouse warns you about the Jobs to Watch Out For So That You Don’t Get Scammed.
Saving and Simple Living
Sean @ One Smart Dollar warns us about 5 Popular Craigslist Scams.
Miranda Marquit @ ReadyForZero Blog explains How to Deal with Hospital Bills
Little House @ Little House in the Valley helps you Cut Down on Bills and Everyday Expenses.
Lazy Man @ Lazy Man and Money is looking for the Best Printer.
John S @ Frugal Rules offers 5 Great Ways to Save Money When Buying a New Car while Miss T. @ Prairie Eco Thrifter talks about How to Decide on a New Car.
Paul @ The Frugal Toad suggest you ditch cable and start watching Free and Cheap Streaming Video.
Jules Wilson @ Fat Guy,Skinny Wallet has ideas to start Scrap Booking On A Budget.
Thank you for reading, have a great weekend!