>> Prosper personal lending update <<
Many of you enjoyed Frykitty’s post on investing with Prosper, the person-to-person microloan service. Here’s an article at PF Blog that describes the author’s experience underwriting 163 loans for a total of $14,880 over the past year. Based on the average interest rate (17.6%), I’m guessing that most of these were relatively high-risk loans, which might explain why the author hasn’t had much success.

>> Free summer movies for kids <<
Nickel at Raising Four Boys has thrown together a list of free and cheap movie theater promotions for kids.

>> How to live on a tight budget <<
Lifehack.org suggests you re-prioritize entertainment expenses, save on gas, get creative with gifts, and save on groceries.