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  1. Want To Volunteer, In Your PJs?

    by , 06-19-2009 at 07:50 AM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    One man is attempting to change the way we think of volunteering. He doesn't think volunteering should be difficult. There's no need to break a sweat or drive across town. He believes it can be so simple, in fact, that you don't have to leave the comfort of your living room.

    Mike Bright has been volunteering from home since 2006, and this year he launched Help from Home to help others do the same. The web portal offers a collection of sites that take the commitment, the sacrifice, ...
  2. Small Savings Add Up and Here’s The Proof

    by , 01-25-2009 at 03:10 PM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    Some people are “pound wise and penny foolish.” That is, they focus their savings efforts only on big items while letting small amounts of money slip through their fingers. Having tallied up my “penny savings” from last year, I can tell you that small amounts of money can quickly add up to big savings.

    Last year I decided that I would keep track of the small amounts of money I made or saved during 2007 to determine if these “money savers” were really worth my time or if I should ...
  3. Hunting For Change

    by , 01-19-2009 at 05:08 PM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    Along with tracking my “penny wise” savings this year, another thing I vowed to do was to track where I found money. I don’t mean “finding” as in digging in my couch cushions or getting my tax refund. I mean finding money that wasn’t lost by me. Each day that I found money, I wrote down where I found it and how much. Reading over the list, I’m amazed at how much I found and where some of it appeared.

    Hunting change is a habit I learned from my Dad. He was always on the hunt, walking ...
    Tags: change, found, money, save
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