It was a pretty quick start to the week and had a few surprises for me. The blog went down for about an hour because two of my posts made it to the front page of Digg.com (Creative Job – Commute Helper and 50% Off Cable TV Bill which sent an avalanche of visitors to the site. With more than 500 trying to get on the blog at the same time, the server admin thought it was a hacker and pulled the plug until we found out that it was the articles getting some good mentions.
I also had a good conversation with Scott over at Money Blogger Podcast who interviewed me for his 24th installment of the series. So for any of you who are curious to hear my voice or hear some of my “not so common” opinions on personal finance, head on over there when you have a free 30 minutes and give it a listen.
The new week is also a time to catch up on all the money related carnivals that take place – here are a few that I’m listed in this week: