I was reading a post over at Author Thomas J Stanley's blog of "Stop Acting Rich" fame. He was talking about how the mindsets are so different for people who merely act rich - and those who truly do … [Read more...] about Are You Saving So Much Money That You’re Nearly Bankrupt?
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One of the themes that seems to circulate is that in order to find true financial success, you have to start your own business with the idea of eventually quitting your day job. While many of us … [Read more...] about Do You Have To Quit Your Job To Be Financially Successful?
There aren't many truly passive ways to make money, but there are ways to make money doing what you already do, and those are the methods I like to take advantage of. One of my favorite ways is to … [Read more...] about Passive Ways To Make Money: Credit Card Rewards And Swagbucks
I feel like I've been reading a lot of stories lately about how one family or another is having a hard time getting by, on incomes that are a bit above the average. Why are they having such a hard … [Read more...] about Is It Hard To Get By On A Six Figure Income?
Recently, Kiplinger released a list of cities with the best paying job opportunities. It is no surprise there there are a number of people hiring movers and trying to get to these areas. The site … [Read more...] about Should You Move For A Better Paying Job?
I'm pretty sure I'm not cut out to be a landlord. However, I have watched friends and relatives do the landlord thing. I know that, if you are the right sort of person to be a landlord, it can be … [Read more...] about How To Choose Good Tenants For Your Rental Property
When your income doesn't come in 24 equal payments spaced evenly throughout the year it can be hard to make a budget. Unfortunately, this is a fact that a lot of people deal with in their life. There … [Read more...] about How To Deal With Regular Bills When You Have An Irregular Income
One of the questions you have to ask yourself when you begin probing your relationship to money is this: Why do I want more money? It makes sense to want to earn more money, but why are you so … [Read more...] about Is Money A Means To An End? Or An End Itself?
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One of the things about retirement that has always somewhat bothered me is the idea of doing nothing. To me, the idea of sitting around without working doesn't hold any sort of appeal. Which is why I … [Read more...] about “Working” Retirement: Make Money Doing What You Love
One of the big reasons (aside from the tax advantages) that so many personal finance writers like the Roth IRA is due to the fact it is possible to withdraw money early from the account without … [Read more...] about When A Roth IRA Will Cost You