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Now no more delays, here’s your weekend reading.
Budgets are Sexy – Would You Take A 10% Paycut to Get All Fridays Off? – This article definitely resonated with me. I know lots of people that work 50+ hours a week. That’s for the birds. The whole point of saving more and spending less is to eventually work less – and I’m not talking just about retirement in 20 years. Don’t center your life around work. Disclaimer: I’m not advocating not working hard, just not working so much you forget the important things.
Len Penzo Dot Com – Yet Another Reason Why I Hate Buying Tickets from Ticketmaster. – Did you miss this gem from my buddy Len? Just when you thought Ticketmaster couldn’t get any worse, they go and do this. I say, do everything you can to avoid giving them business in the future.
Money Talk News – Smartphone in the Pool? Here’s What to do. – Summertime is here and the pool is a popular destination. Try not to take your smartphone in there with you. But if that happens (and I can vouch because I stuck my phone in a glass of water once) these steps will help you bring your water logged electronic device back to life.
Business Insider – 22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From Each Other. This ain’t a blog and it actually has nothing to do with saving money but WOW, what a cool study.
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