5 For Friday

In which I ask you 5 questions relating to money somehow, and you answer them back in the comments… Lots of fun for all! ;)

Have You Ever Lied About Money to a Loved One? ;)

February 3, 2012
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I came across this “financial cheating” poll this morning and naturally had to make it our “5 For Friday” today ;)  Though we’re only gonna do 6 of the 10 questions posed cuz the others are kinda boring and/or too long to put in here. I tip my hats to Today.com and SELF Magazine for putting it all together and looking forward to the results! […]

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Your Mission This Weekend: Get Those Last Minute Tax Deductions!

December 30, 2011
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Maaaaaan, can you believe it’s already the end of 2011??  What a freakin fast year!  And of course, we can’t close it out without us personal finance bloggers having some last words on tax deductions ya know ;)  It’s part of our jobs! So if you’ve been putting off all those clothes/money donations this whole year, it’s time to pay attention.  You’ve got 2 whole […]

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5 For Friday: Wedding Costs & Gifts

December 9, 2011

Hi friends!! I’m shipping off to Bahhhston this weekend for a wedding, so since the costs of ’em all (both HAVING it and ATTENDING it) are on my mind right now, I thought we’d do a little 5 For Friday action and see what you all think about it too. Don’t be coy over there! :) Here we go — 5 juicy questions about wedding […]

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5 For Friday: Do You Believe in Financial Advisors?

November 18, 2011

OMG seriously, you *have to* watch that video up there! For anyone who follows me on Twitter, you’ll know how obsessed I am with it, haha… (and if you’re reading this via RSS, click here to see what I’m in love with). It’s a pair of cartoons playing out a “day in the life of a financial planner” and it cracks me up to no […]

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5 For Friday: Antiques Roadshow ed.

October 21, 2011

I’ve been watching a looooot of daytime television lately (I force myself to take lunch breaks now and step away from the computer for 1-2 hours every afternoon), and lately I’ve been fixated on Antiques Roadshow.  Well, that and Pan am, but that’s for another day ;)  It’ so COOL to see all these crazy (ugly?) things worth so much money!! Especially when the person […]

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Help Me Win The Lottery!

October 14, 2011

It’s been a looooong loooong time since I’ve played the lottery lately (like, over 2 weeks – haha…), and I want you to help me change that ;) But first, check out this article that was passed on to me by our friend Babs Wagner on this couple who not only WON $11 Million dollars (!!!) but then GAVE IT ALL AWAY!! According  MSNBC, here’s […]

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5 For Friday: How Frugal ARE You?

October 7, 2011

(***Warning*** Do not blast video at work – unless it’s okay to scream “bitch” a lot? ;) Also don’t watch if you get offended easily by being frugal. Which we all are to some degree!) It’s Friday, homies!!  Rejoice!  I thought we’d get back to our 5 For Fridays again, with a focus this time around on frugality.  Ramit from I Will Teach You To […]

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5 For Friday: What would you do with…

September 16, 2011

Let’s do another 5 For Friday, shall we?  Haven’t done one of those in a while… I feel like I still need to get to know you a little more ;)  Soon enough we’ll be besties! Today’s theme is “What would you do with _____.”  And to play along, all you have to do is answer these 5 questions (honestly, and from the heart!) and […]

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5 For Friday: What If You Won The Lottery?

August 19, 2011

Hello happy campers!  I’m back in action and feeling semi-better today – woo! And even if I wasn’t, it’s hard not to get excited for today’s topic of interest – winning the lottery :)  Every single one of us has dreamed about it at some point, I’m sure. So today’s your chance to share it with the rest of us!  And I give my girl […]

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5 For Friday: What do you LIKE spending money on?

August 5, 2011

We talk a lot about SAVING our money, and paying off debt or wiping away mortgages, etc, but one thing we *don’t* discuss much is SPENDING our money on things we enjoy :) And I think it’s something to be really conscious about because it’s perfectly OKAY to prioritize our money and use it toward things we actually care about. A lot of things in […]

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5 For Friday: Your Nasty Debt!

July 22, 2011

We took a break from last week’s 5 for Friday due to someone WINNING IN COURT action (Booyah!), but we’re back today to learn some more about you guys. In particularly, your grody debt! So dust off your credit card statements and loan details, and announce once and for all just how much debt you’re holding onto! Not only will this make you feel better […]

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5 For Friday: New Year’s Resolution Check-in ;)

July 8, 2011

Haha… that’s right! Pop quiz, baby! Time to check in on how awesome or not you’re doing w/ your resolutions this year ;)  You didn’t think you could get away with hiding them, right?  With J. Money overwatching?  Shoooooot… I wanna hear all about ’em! What were your resolutions for this year? Are any of them new? Or are you still workin’ on the same […]

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5 For Friday: 4th of July Plans

July 1, 2011

WE MADE IT to Friday!! :) And a long 4th of July weekend at that, my favorite kind (not that I have to go to “work” or anything haha… but still – it’s exciting!) What do you all have planned for this weekend?  Anything super frugal or super scandalous in the works? We want ideas!  Share it with your online family :) Here we go… […]

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5 For Friday: A Peek Into Your Home

June 24, 2011

Since we’ve been on the topic of home ownership lately (and I found that AWESOME video up there for Vanilla Ice’s new real estate guide! Haha…) – I thought we’d make this the focus of today’s 5 For Friday questions :) Plus, I like being nosey. So here we go… spill it loud and spill it proud, baby! Do you “own” your home or do […]

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