Millionaire Women Next Door

If you're an avid personal finance geek like me, you probably are well aware of The Millionaire Next Door (one of the four books that changed my financial life). But are you aware that Dr. Thomas Stanley, who also wrote such great books as Stop Acting Rich and Start Living Like A Real Millionaire and … Continue reading Millionaire Women Next Door

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