Did you know that Memorial Day was originally named Decoration Day? It was because people would remember military veterans by decorating their graves.
My father is buried in a national cemetery. My brother, sister and I reconvened to visit his grave the first Memorial Day weekend after he passed away. Boy Scouts had placed flags at every grave site. We know that Dad is being remembered every year.
On to some of my favorite reads this week.
The Centsible Life shares how excellent customer service is the way into her wallet.
Learn how to process credit card payments with your smart phone using Square from Personal Finance Firewall.
Need a recipe for your holiday barbecue? Check out Mike’s Beer Can Chicken from Save Money Today.
What do you think about bringing snacks into the movie theatre? Personal Finance Journey asks if it’s unethical or frugal?
Money Reasons discusses how walking away from a mortgage is a loss of honor.
Summer does have unique expenses. Money Funk shares how to be prepared with a summer budget
Green Panda Tree House has a great schedule of how much time to spend managing your personal finance.
Is there a glass ceiling in the personal finance blogosphere? Funny About Money asks this question and generates a lot of discussion. What do you think?
Debt Hater was prepared to borrow $40,000 for a wedding before she changed her financial ways.
Break the routine with some day time activities to your relationship with these ideas from Engaged Marriage.
Moolanomy Personal Finance has seven ways city slickers can save money.
Money Hackers #116 – Back to Basics Edition @ Yes I am Cheap
Carnival of Money Stories @ Funny About Money
Festival of Frugality #231: Lessons about Money Edition @ Remodeling this Life
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