Mighty Bargain Hunter

I enjoy talking about saving money, finding deals, living frugally, making money, and investing, in addition to talking about current events in the financial world, online and offline. I’ve published articles at this domain name since 2004 and have been blogging since May, 2005.

I also started and manage the Carnival of Debt Reduction, a weekly blog carnival that highlights posts on getting out of debt. Personal debt reduction progress reports and posts about reducing debt are what this carnival is all about!

Latest Posts from Mighty Bargain Hunter (page 40)

Know what you’re saving yourself from

A colleague at work was twisting my arm to get an Xbox 360 so that I could “play with all the cool kids” and get my butt handed to me in the new Halo game.  This was after telling him that I already had a Wii.  As a parting shot — he knows I write on this blog — he suggested to me that it would save me money because I wouldn’t be going out all the time for entertainment. I’ve hear […]

A small, tiny little speed bump on the road to Swagbucks glory

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Quick! 90% Off Restaurant.com certificates ends Oct 1st

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“Conservative” is not the same thing as “prudent”

A new user over at the Money StackExchange site asked a question about a particular portfolio: Is the Yale Portfolio by David Swenson too conservative for a twenty-something with a mid-sized portfolio … ? He asks if the portfolio is “too conservative.”  He’s been told (as we all have been, probably) that his investment allocation should be “less conservative” when he’s young and “ […]

Mighty Bargains for 23 September 2010

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First impressions of Mvelopes

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Mighty Bargains for 16 September 2010

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Nothing chills hot lovin’ like a lot of debt

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The annual fees you thought you’d never have

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Swagbucks gift cards: The ins and outs

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