Posts Tagged "Yakezie"

Happy Thanksgiving, 2011!

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Have a wonderful, safe, enjoyable Thanksgiving Day! I’ll keep this post short and sweet; My thanks go out to…. Mr. LH. He’s been neglected lately with all the school work I’ve been having to do on my “off time.” That will soon change come mid-December. He’s looking forward to the end with anticipation. My cohort peers. They’ve been so supportive through this crash-credential semester. Thankfully, we’ve been able to lean on each...

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It’s Finally June Round-Up Edition

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Now that it’s June, I realize I’m mid-way through the year and need to reevaluate my goals. Initially, my Boost My Savings goal was to save $4,500 by the end of this month. Frankly, I don’t think I’m going to make that goal. However, instead of throwing in the towel, I’m going to set a minimum goal to save at least $3,600 by the end of this month. I’m almost there, just a few hundred short. I still look forward to summer as a time of play, yet I’ve...

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Yakezie Scholarship’s First Essay is Posted

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Today, the first entry for the inaugural Yakezie scholarship award has been posted. This week, a new entry will be posted daily and readers will have a chance to vote on each essay. The scholarship is structured so that there will be three winners of varying amounts ($600, $300, $100). Be sure to vote this...

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Sunday Round-Up

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I can’t tell you how much I’m looking to this whole next week off – thank goodness for furlough days! Of course, I have a million things to do, but not having to get up at the crack of dawn and go, go, go for hours on end (while still trying to recover from bronchitis) leaves me with a great feeling of relief. I’ll have time to catch up with my blogging, writing, cleaning, my impending to-do list of special projects I keep putting off to name a few things I hope to...

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Monday Morning Round-Up

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With a gloomy weekend precipitating a rainy week, I found myself a bit sluggish this past weekend. But the gray weather was a good excuse to browse some of my favorite blogs for interesting content, and who am I to complain about the weather any how? It’s still only in the 60’s with sunny days on the horizon! Personal Finance Watson Inc. with Good Old Middle Class or Wealthy: You Decide Redux. Roshawn makes a good point that a tax increase for the wealthy may not solve our...

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