Top Practical Personal Finance Posts from Week Ending 08/05

This post is a part of weekly assorted practical personal finance posts shared by others in the previous week. Last week’s links can be accessed here. If you have a quality post you would like considered for the following week, please submit it here.

1. 7 practical negotiation tactics to save money (very good throughout).

2. On not abandoning pursuit of income in life.

3. What does and does not work in active investing.

4. Maximize savings when booking flights (see Flyertalk forum for more ideas).

5. Sell clothes on eBay better than everyone else.

6. Why you might not want to buy gold (or other speculative media, like digital currencies).

7. Jonathan at MyMoneyBlog reminds you to save with a simple programmable thermostat.



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