The large horde of relatives that have invaded my home for most of the last week are gone and now things are quiet again. We’ve just got the mess left to clean up – vacuuming and so on.
Lots of Cancelled Loans on Prosper.com This is a great example of why microlending online doesn’t really work. To lend to people with good credit, you have to give low interest rates; if they have bad credit, they’re likely to walk away. So what’s the benefit over using a savings account or getting into the stock market (if you’re thinking of lending through Prosper)? (@ mighty bargain hunter)
The Simple Dollar Retro: What You Need To Know About Farmers Markets – And Ten Tips For Maximizing Your Money Around here, farmers markets are in full bloom with tons of fresh vegetables and fruits and other goods.