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Nerdy Finance #17

by on November 23, 2012

Hope you had a fun, relaxing and belly-filling Turkey day! We’re sure that food coma has you couch surfing, so here are a couple articles to keep you company!

The folks at Darwin’s Money give us a couple insider hints – here are a few (hush hush) tips on how to be successful in life.

Roger Wohlner from The Chicago Financial Planner makes sure we think twice when hiring the right financial planner.

Glen Craig from Free From Broke offers a few tips and tricks when shopping this Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

Michael Kitces with Nerd’s Eye View (awesome blog name, by the way) offers a little welcome tax advice – here are IRS rules for paying investment fees from taxable and retirement accounts.

Wake up, recent college grads! Martin from Studenomics shares why it’s time to grow up and move out of mommy and daddy’s place.

While we loosen up for our turkey-filled bellies this Thanksgiving, the folks at Grocery Alerts offer a few tips on how to tighten our belts this gift giving season. Here are some frugal gift ideas you’ll love!

Emily from PT Money Personal Finance updates us on the latest Black Friday technology – websites, apps and social media!

J.P from the Novel Investor gives us a free lesson on the Wash Sale Rule and why it’s important.


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