Saturday Reading – Student Loans, Death, and Retirement

Unfortunately this week I didn't get a chance to head over to the library, so I don't have a new book today. But I have read a few articles on personal finance that I thought were interesting, and want to share them with you for your Saturday morning ready. So grab a cup of coffee, … Continue reading Saturday Reading – Student Loans, Death, and Retirement

Dear Debt – It’s Not Me, It’s You – A Review

A few weeks ago I was fortunate to win a Rockstar Finance Forum contest with an entry writing a "dear debt" letter to my stupid mortgage company that mails me weekly (yes weekly!) letters begging me to take out a home equity loan. My prize? A copy of the new book Dear Debt  (affiliate link) by Melanie … Continue reading Dear Debt – It’s Not Me, It’s You – A Review

The Wealthy Barber – When Your Most Influential Books Let You Down

A few weeks back I wrote about the four books that changed my financial life - one of those was the Wealthy Barber. I apparently wasn't the only one who liked this book. It has over 2 million copies sold according to the cover. I originally read it as a teenager at the library, and … Continue reading The Wealthy Barber – When Your Most Influential Books Let You Down

Middle Class Millionaire by Russ Alan Prince & Lewis Schiff

When I first picked up this book from the library I thought it would be about middle-class people who had become millionaires through saving and investing, similar to some of the lessons in The Millionaire Next Door. Instead I was slightly disappointed to find that it was about millionaires that held so-called "middle class values" … Continue reading Middle Class Millionaire by Russ Alan Prince & Lewis Schiff

New Rules of the Game- 10 Strategies for Women in the Workplace by Susan Packard

I love to read different tips for succeeding at work, and the book "New Rules of the Game - 10 Strategies for Women in the Workplace" by Susan Packard (cofounder of HGTV) is no exception. I got this out of the library (as usual)-it wasn't in the "new" section, but it was published back in … Continue reading New Rules of the Game- 10 Strategies for Women in the Workplace by Susan Packard