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Debt Free Calls It Quits

While the number of personal finance journals continues to grow, it’s still a small enough group that you know most of those doing it. After several months Debt Free is calling it quits. Always sorry to see one go…

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WordPress 1.5 Plugin – Top Comment List

We now have the wordpress plugin available to add to your site if you’d like to encourage your visitors to leave comments to your posts: Show top Commentators WordPress Plugin. The plugin places a list of the people who leave … Continue reading

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Chitika Audit

With the first of the month I received my first payment from Chitika eMiniMalls and went through their audit for the first time. Here’s the experience from my perspective: The audit disallowed approximately 33% of the clicks which added up … Continue reading

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Satellite Site Income November

In my attempt to turn websites into my full time business, I’m finding that the “satellite sites” we’re building are becoming a more important factor into the equation that will ultimately determine whether we can make the jump. I mentioned … Continue reading

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Site #3 and New Calculator

The third in the series of sites I want to get up before the end of the year is about half way done and should be completed by tomorrow. This site was actually built off an article I wrote a … Continue reading

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Site #2 Done (Sort Of) & Random Stuff

The timeshare site is done for the most part. I actually have more sections to finish writing, but there are ten fairly good sections up now which makes the site at least presentable. Even if I don’t add the other … Continue reading

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Didn’t Happen

Ahhhhhh, it’s been one of those days. I wasn’t able to get the site finished as planned. In fact, I took it all down and started again on each of the sections from scratch. For some reason it doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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Not Happy

I’m not happy with the latest site I’ve been putting together: TimeshareTrap.com. Since I already had an article written, I thought it would be a fairly easy site to put together, but it has turned into being anything but that. … Continue reading

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Site #2 – TimeshareTrap.com

I began working on site number 2 of the fifteen I need to complete by the end of the year. This one didn’t go nearly as smoothly as the first one. I had hoped to have it done before going … Continue reading

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One Down, 14 to Go – NationalCondomWeek.com

I mentioned earlier that I needed to focus and build 15 new websites before the end of the year to help with my financial goals of making the websites my main income source. We purchased 10 of the 15 domains … Continue reading

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Time To Focus: My Challenge

Nate and I had a long talk about our sites and where we want them to go. After brainstorming for awhile, we came up with some great ideas that we feel would add a lot of value to the sites. … Continue reading

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Bribing Your Way To A Better Page Rank

I came across a site that is basically bribing their way to a better pagerank by giving away free samples of their tea depending on how high your site’s pagerank is where you place a link back to them. Pretty … Continue reading

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Another Supporting Site

It’s been a good week with securing advertising from other websites. I received a second supporting site for this journal this week which is a bit of a surprise. Usually it takes a bit longer to find advertisers that are … Continue reading

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Supporting Sites

I received my first advertiser for this site and have placed them under “Supporting Sites” – and they came through LinkWorth. We have used their services quite successfully for about a year now and we receive several hundred dollars a … Continue reading

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New Site Additions

Finally corralled Nate for an evening and had him work on some of the things I wanted for this journal. You’ll notice that we now have a top 10 commenter list. Basically, it shows the people that have been commenting … Continue reading

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Rising Dollar

The dollar has hit a 2 year high against the Japanese Yen – while this may not affect the majority of you, it has profound consequences for my personal finances. It wasn’t too long ago that the yen was trading … Continue reading

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Gift Cards II

I wrote last week about an Associated Press article that quoted me about Gift Cards and the holiday season. I have mixed feeling about the results of the article. First, I’ll take any free publicity that I can get so … Continue reading

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Gift Card Article

I’ll be very interested to see how this equates to new traffic for my website. I mentioned earlier that I gave an interview to the Associated press for an article they were doing on gift cards. That article went live … Continue reading

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Chikita eMiniMalls Advertising

For those of you that have an online presence and are looking to earn a little extra money on top of google adsense revenue, you may want to check out Chikita eMiniMalls. Nate and I started using them a couple … Continue reading

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Saving Just Isn’t Much Fun

This post is inspired by a comment that Clint from Million Dollar Goal left regarding my post on Cinderella Investing. As he states: I completely agree with you. The problem with learning to save money is that it usually just … Continue reading

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