Last Chance for the Giveaway

For those of you who missed the original post on the giveaway, today is the last day to enter (deadline: 5pm EST).  Check out the original celebration/giveaway post to enter.  I hope to draw the winners this weekend with an announcement next week.

Holiday Schedule

With the holidays fast approaching, I have decided to take a few days off blogging so that I can spend quality time with family.  With that said, there will be no posts on Christmas day, Boxing day or New Years Day.

Weekend Links

Here are 5 ways to beat the Christmas rush!

Five Cent Nickel lists 36 Ways to Earn Extra Money.  This complements my recent article on earning more than you spend.

My Dollar Plan gives us 37 Homemade Frugal Gift Ideas Under $20.

Frugal Dad summarizes his Holiday Tipping Guide 2008.

The Digerati Life gives us tips on holiday gift giving on a budget.

Lazy Man and Money has some survival strategies if you’ve been laid off.

The Sun’s Financial Diary shows us that the CPI fell at record pace in November.

Money Smart Life lists 10 Hidden Holiday Costs.

Generation X Finance got the chance to sit in on a phone call with Suze Orman!

Brip Blap asks what if saving was stupid?

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  1. Aman on December 19, 2008 at 6:49 pm

    some good links! a way to keep busy with this snowstorm outside…

  2. Jewels on December 19, 2008 at 6:51 pm

    Thanks FT! Awesome links.
    I really love your blog and all the information I’ve gotten from it over the last several months.

  3. Dividend Growth Investor on December 23, 2008 at 10:21 pm

    Happy Holidays MDJ!

    Dividend Growth Investor

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