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Money for College Roundup: Kickoff Edition

I have wanted to start this for some time now, but laziness has set is, and it has not happened yet. But starting today I am committing myself to a weekly roundup of the posts here on Money for College Project, my favorite articles from around the web, and also the top article from my fellow Yakezie Members!

Without further adieu……here is the inaugural edition of the Money for College Roundup!


Money for College Project


[button link=”http://www.moneyforcollegeproject.com/2011/10/17/how-3-students-saved-295000-in-college-costs/” color=”red”] How 3 Students Saved over $295,000 in College Costs[/button]


[button link=”http://www.moneyforcollegeproject.com/2011/10/19/buy-and-sell-on-craigslist-to-make-extra-money/” color=”red”] Buy and Sell on Craigslist to Make Money[/button]


[button link=”http://www.moneyforcollegeproject.com/2011/10/20/public-libraries-hidden-gems-of-untapped-millions/” color=”red”] Public Libraries: Hidden Gems of Millions[/button]




Awesome Articles You Need to Read


[button link=”http://www.adventure-journal.com/2011/10/dirtbag-gourmet-wanna-win-the-iditabike-it-starts-with-a-steady-diet-of-cookie-dough/”] Wanna Win the Iditabike? You Need a Diet of Cookie Dough[/button]  Something I have secretly always wanted to do…bike across Alaska! Not finance related at all, but I think it will enrich your life.


[button link=”http://workawesome.com/productivity/coworking/”] Coworking: Sharing How We Work[/button]  For all of your freelancers and work at home folks, you need to be up on the current trend of Coworking. If you have not tried it, I highly recommend it. I have even considered opening up my own coworking space in my hometown. Definitely an awesome tool for entrepreneurs!


[button link=”http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2011/10/20/an-early-education-in-financial-literacy/”] An Early Education in Financial Literacy[/button]  Starting out the financial education of our children at a young age is crucial to our global future financial stability. So what if it starts in Girl Scouts.


[button link=”http://blog.creditkarma.com/step-by-step/psychology-of-money/the-free-monkey-problem-the-high-cost-of-free-things/”] The Free Monkey Problem: The High Cost of Free Things[/button]  You have all heard that there is no such thing as a free lunch….but now you need to learn that there is no such thing as a free monkey.


[button link=”http://artofmanliness.com/2011/10/17/how-to-quit-mindlessly-surfing-the-internet-and-actually-get-stuff-done/”] How to Quit Mindlessly Surfing the Internet….[/button]  We all are guilty of this. Sitting down at the computer with every intention of being productive, and then trailing off into a rabbit hole of time sucking activities (sometimes quite literally). Here is how to avoid all of that.


Yakezie Friends


[button link=”http://www.aaronhung.com/2011/10/17/3-ways-your-boss-can-kill-you/” color=”green”] Aaron Hung – 3 Ways Your Boss Can Kill You[/button]


[button link=”http://everydaytipsandthoughts.com/thoughts-for-thursday-a-rant-about-low-quality-cell-phones/” color=”green”] Everyday Tips and Thoughts – A Rant About Cell Phones[/button]


[button link=”http://retireby40.org/2011/10/best-places-to-retire-abroad/” color=”green”] Retire by 40 – Best Places To Retire Abroad[/button]


[button link=”http://funancials.biz/the-cost-of-renting-vs-buying/” color=”green”] Funancials – The Cost of Renting vs. Buying[/button]


[button link=”http://www.investinthemarkets.com/education/the-benefits-of-buy-and-hold-investing/” color=”green”] Invest in the Markets – The Benefits of Buy and Hold Investing[/button]


[button link=”http://www.thesinglesaver.com/2011/10/i-hate-grocery-shopping.html” color=”green”]The Single Saver –  I Hate Grocery Shopping[/button]


[button link=”http://financialexcellence.net/top-5-signs-you-are-addicted-to-shopping/” color=”green”] Financial Excellence Top 5 Signs You’re Addicted To Shopping[/button]


[button link=”http://moneytalkscoaching.com/2011/10/what-is-your-worst-case-scenario/” color=”green”] Money Talks – What is Your Worst Case Scenario?[/button]


[button link=”http://www.myuniversitymoney.com/finding-a-job-after-school-in-a-terrible-market.html/” color=”green”] My University Money – Finding a Job in a Terrible Market[/button]


[button link=”http://www.beatingbroke.com/are-banks-getting-a-bad-rap/” color=”green”] Beating Broke – Are Banks Getting a Bad Rap?[/button]


[button link=”http://www.littlehouseinthevalley.com/reality-bites” color=”green”] Little House in the Valley – Reality Bites[/button]