Friday Finance Round Up – August 7, 2009
Friday Finance Round Up is a weekly post that includes interesting articles and blog posts on money found during the week from across the web.
Clunker Cash is Anything But Smart Money – Barron’s
Great summation of why this program is not as good as you think.
How to Use Couchsurfing to See the World – Get Rich Slowly
I had never heard of couch surfing before ’til I read this post. It seems like an interesting way to really experience the places you are visiting if you have the guts to do it.
Bank Failures by the Numbers – Suburban Dollar
Interesting statistics on bank failures.
One word: Yikes!
Peer to Peer Lending – My Review of Social Lending – Debt Free Adventure
A new way to consolidate high interest debt or to make a little extra money on your cash. Seems like an interesting alternative for a borrower or a lender.