Welcome to the April 25, 2012 edition of personal bankruptcy canada blog carnival.
Thanks for joining us at our 2nd edition of the Personal Bankruptcy Blog Carnival and we want to thank our contributors for submitting their recently published, personal finance post.
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Here are this week's submissions:
Laura Edgar presents Avoiding Baggage Fees and Saving Money on Travel posted at NerdWallet Blog - Credit Card Watch, saying, "Baggage fees are one of the many nuisances of modern day travel. But as it turns out, they’re avoidable if you use the right credit card."
Sicorra presents These Tiny Houses Fascinate Me | Tackling Our Debt posted at Tackling Our Debt, saying, "People are living in these Tiny Houses and they are living mortgage free. They are saving a great deal of money on their day to day expenses, and they no longer work simply to pay for a big home and with lots of furniture and fancy appliances. Check out the inspiring videos in this post to see how happy these families are with their Tiny Houses."
Seen and Heard around the Internet this week:
Heather Hadden presents Is This the Right Time to Reduce Canada’s Debt? posted at I Love Toronto, saying, "The debt-to-income ratio became a major issue in economic news after it hit a record high in the third quarter of 2011 at the level of 151.9 per cent."
Joseph Berger presents A Closer Look at Student Debt ? posted at Higher Education Strategy Associates, saying, "Student debt levels in the 2000s increased somewhat, but not as much as you might have thought. Notably, university debt didn’t keep pace with increases in tuition, likely owing to significant federal and provincial investments in student grant programs."
Savingandmakingmoneyinweb presents How to spend less on running a car cost (Simple ideas) posted at Saving and Making Money in Web, saying, "Increasingly pinched at the pump, more than ever, are looking for ways to save on two of their least favorite car costs: gas and car insurance. Here are two tips to save on your car cost."
Paul Kincaid presents Save money and instantly reduce your electrical consumption by 4500 watts. posted at Press Core, saying, "Even if you live in warmer climate regions, you can reduce your electrical bill without buying or installing any new energy saving device, without hiring an electrician and without making any expensive modifications to your home."
Little Miss Mocha presents How to teach your kids about money AND not to fight over Mommy’s iPad, posted at Little Miss Mocha, saying, "When did you start teaching your kids about money? Have you started yet? How did you know where to begin?"
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