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How Journaling Practices Have Helped My Financial Situation
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 25, 2019
Is Loan Protection Insurance Worth the Cost?
Mia Taylor
May 22, 2019

Latest Posts

Seven Reasons Why I Chose Sam’s Club Over Costco

In the recent past, I mentioned that our new home’s location has a Sam’s Club and a Costco almost the…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 23, 2007
Three Frugal Tips For Raising And Managing A Toddler

My wife and I have a son that’s nearing nineteen months of age. For those of you not intimately familiar…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 23, 2007
Ethanol Blends: Are They Worth It In Your Tank?

In Iowa, E10 gasoline (fuel composed of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline and safe to use in normal engines) is…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 22, 2007
Calculating Net Worth: What Should One Do With Their Primary Residence?

Several readers have asked me how a person’s primary residence should be used when calculating net worth. As we’re on…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 22, 2007
Did You Receive An Unexpected Windfall? Here’s Where To Put The Money

A recent article in Money lists 43 ways to deal with an unexpected windfall – in the article’s case, a…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 22, 2007
Why Talking About Myself Is Important When Writing About Personal Finance

I spent some time reading through the site recently and I realized how often I talk about myself and my…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 21, 2007