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

How do Personal Finance bloggers celebrate the New Year?

It's time to celebrate the new year - get dressed up in fancy clothes, go out to dinner and a show, and basically just throw some money out the window, right?   Well you knew that wouldn't be the case with your favorite personal finance bloggers, right? Yesterday I told you about my family's plans … Continue reading How do Personal Finance bloggers celebrate the New Year?

Financial Foolishness – Pound Foolish by Helaine Olen

Sleep in Saturday is when I write about something I consider fun - a book review, a new project, or something random from my past. //ws-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&OneJS=1&Operation=GetAdHtml&MarketPlace=US&source=ac&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&ad_type=product_link&tracking_id=chiefmomoffic-20&marketplace=amazon&region=US&placement=159184679X&asins=159184679X&linkId=953d6b062ae843567b4f26ae309c1242&show_border=false&link_opens_in_new_window=false&price_color=333333&title_color=0066C0&bg_color=FFFFFF I have to say that I, overall, absolutely hate this book. It’s sad, because Helaine does have some good points – especially in later chapters. She spends much time … Continue reading Financial Foolishness – Pound Foolish by Helaine Olen