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Leftovers Log

May 16, 2009

Eating leftovers is a great way to save both money and time. However, a problem can arise when you spot a tasty dish in the fridge and can’t remember when it was cooked. Not wishing to take a chance on it, you chuck the leftovers in the trash and fix something fresh, or worse, call […]

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Save Big Money When You Quit Smoking

January 3, 2008

Deciding to quit smoking seems to be a big new years resolution, as evidenced by this Google Trends chart: Besides the health benefits you can reach when you stop smoking – you can greatly reduce your risk of cancer and heart attack – there are important monetary benefits as well. Let’s say you are a […]

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The Rule of 72 and Compound Interest

December 20, 2007

“The most powerful force in the universe is compound interest”. Albert Einstein The rule of 72 allows one to quickly determine how long it will take, at a given interest rate, to double your money on and investment. For instance, if you have $1000 that is earning interest at the rate of 10% per year, […]

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