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April 27, 2007

Carnival Midway from The Jerk Welcome to the April 27, 2007 edition of On the Moneyed Midways, the blogosphere's weekly review of the best posts from each of the week's best assembled major business and money-related blog carnivals!

Each week, we seek out the best post from the hundreds contributed to the dozens of blog carnivals and proclaim it to be The Best Post of the Week, Anywhere!(TM) For those posts that come close to that standard, we declare it to be Absolutely essential reading!(TM)

Before kicking off this week's edition, we're going to highlight a post that was contributed to the latest Carnival of Real Estate, on the topic of The 10 Biggest Mistakes of Real Estate Bloggers.

Now, while the Real Estate Tomato's Jim Cronin cites many examples from real estate blogs, the 10 mistakes he illustrates apply to every blogger - if you are already or ever plan to write a blog post, it's Absolulely essential reading!

And now, on with the best posts of the week that was!....

On the Moneyed Midways for April 27, 2007
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Carnival of Entrepreneurs 20 Ideas to Start a Part-Time Business that Make You More Money Journey to Financial Freedom Harrison Loke lists twenty ideas for supplementing your current income - while our favorite is the espresso cart, we have to admit we never considered maintaining and leasing plants!
Carnival of Ethics, Values and Personal Finance GE and Integrity Land Mines SOX First How does GE avoid the potential ethical nightmares that could easily undermine and destroy the multi-national corporation? Leon Gettler draws lessons from a recent analysis in the Harvard Business Review.
Carnival of Financial Planning Stocks vs Real Estate, Winning Investment Strategies Digerati Life The Silicon Valley Blogger highlights a story by Lazy Man and Money who critiqued a CNN Money article comparing stocks and real estate as investments.
Carnival of Fraud USANA Health Sciences Invokes the Chewbacca Defense Blogging Stocks Zac Bissonnette has questions that aren't being answered by a company that's invoking the famous "Chewbacca Defense" strategy made famous by South Park. Absolutely essential reading!
Carnival of Real Estate Misplaced Improvements in Real Estate Searchlight Crusade Buying a home and fixing it up to sell for a lot more is a dream of many real estate investors. Buying a fixed up home is a dream of many home buyers. Dan Melson says before buying into a dream, check in with reality first!
Carnival of the Capitalists Zillow.com at the Dawn of the Age of Abundance: Working for Free Is Not a Crime, Trying to Forbid It Is…. BloodhoundBlog The Arizona Board of Appraisal is attempting to stifle Zillow's latest innovation and Greg Swann illustrates just what's going on in The Best Post of the Week, Anywhere!
Cavalcade of Risk Are Baby Boomers Sicker Than Their Parents? The Sentinel Effect Richard Eskow reflects on the potential impact to society as a recent study indicates that the answer to the question might be "yes."
Home Business Carnival 20 Things Not to Do Before Starting a Business Business Opportunities Weblog We've come very close in recent weeks to linking to Dane Carlson's list of 20 things that really sidetrack new business starters from their main tasks on hand, but this week, it's by far the best post of the latest carnival to which it's made the rounds!

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