It’s dark and stormy here in the Pacific Northwest. Some wet and windy storms have begun to move across the region, and we’re getting even more rain than normal. I worry that another one of our trees might fall over. (We lost one a couple years ago, and it was a pain.) Meanwhile, here’s a quick round-up of some of the best articles last week across the Money Blog Network:

In the morning, I need to remember to check that the sump pump is working…