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

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