Every Book I Read in 2016

Every Book I Read in 2016

For the December Edition of What I’m Reading, I’ve decided to list every book I read (and re-read) in 2016. Thanks to those of you who specifically recommended some of the books I read this year. If you have questions or thoughts about any of these books,...
Remember that No Spending Challenge?

Remember that No Spending Challenge?

Remember that no spending challenge I proposed on Halloween? You can find the details right here. Essentially, the goal was to NOT spend money on yourself between Halloween and Christmas (except for things you NEED – like food). Many of you responded to this...
How ‘Bout All That Stuff?

How ‘Bout All That Stuff?

On January 3rd, 2016, I published a post about Marie Kondo’s book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing. In that post, I commented, “Following her very specific process, as described in her book, helped me...
It’s Not Your Fault You’re Not Saving Money

It’s Not Your Fault You’re Not Saving Money

It’s not your fault you’re NOT saving money. The system makes it too hard. You have likely received no formal education to guide you in successfully managing your personal finances. There are a lot of rules around retirement and investment accounts. How...