The Fringe Benefits of Frugality

The Fringe Benefits of Frugality

  Because you’re reading a blog about personal finance, I think it’s safe to say you spend some time thinking about money. Whether your focus is on maximizing every dollar, spending on the things you love, or minimizing stress around money, it can be...
Sometimes I Think About Money Too Much

Sometimes I Think About Money Too Much

A Personal Example It’s true. I’ll admit it. Sometimes I think about money too much. Here’s an example: A while ago I needed to take a Lyft from my house to the airport. It’s something I’d done before and have continued to do many times...
Why Investing Is Like March Madness

Why Investing Is Like March Madness

Go Hokies! The second weekend of March Madness kicks off on Thursday, and if your brackets are anything like mine they’re pretty busted. To be fair, while I’m pretty much in dead last across my various pools, there weren’t that many upsets during the...