• book stores in connecticut

    Visiting all of the book stores in Connecticut for $500 in gift cards!

    Guys, apparently April 28th is independent book store day. Who knew? I sure didn’t until Friday(the 27th). That’s when my buddy Facebook told me about it. It said “hey dude, check out this event your friends are interested in, it’s cool and stuff.” It was the Independent Bookstore Day Passport and it was happening in Connecticut. Apparently, 20 indie book stores in Connecticut got together and organized a cool little event. Here’s how it works. You go to any participating bookstore and pick up a sheet. Said sheet has a map and list of all 20 stores. If you can visit 15 of the 20 stores between 4/28 and 4/29…

  • OverDrive – the frugal reader’s best friend

    I like to read. It’s fun, it’s good for your mind. I feel like it’s also one of the best ways to improve your investing results. Through reading, you can learn from the best. You can find different investing styles, and see what has worked for people in the past while becoming more aware of the history of the market. There are many benefits to reading from an investing stand point. However, it’s also an awesome way to entertain and improve yourself. Plus people who read are super cool. The best part about this is that it all can be free. All you need is a library card and you…