Blog Overview

The Intersection Between Skills and Luck in Your Professional Life (and Elsewhere)
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 18, 2019
Seven Ways to Make Sure You Never Pay an ATM Fee Again
Mia Taylor
Apr 16, 2019

Latest Posts

April 2007 Review – Net Worth +7.6%, Debts -2.3%, Assets +2.2%

It’s time for that monthly financial review again, where I make sure I’m keeping up with my short-term financial goals.…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 2, 2007
Setting and Reaching Short Term Personal Finance Goals

As I mentioned earlier this week, right now we are focused on saving for a number of short term goals,…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 8, 2015
Goals, Dreams, and Values: Separating the Tangible from the Fantastic

When I was just starting out my professional career, I had all sorts of crazy dreams: an amazing car, an…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 1, 2007
A Reader Runs In Place

I recently received the following email from a reader, who I will call Annie: I’ve been reading your site for…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 1, 2007
Specifying Goals – Using Myself As A Case Study

Earlier today, I wrote about techniques for defining personal finance goals that you can reach by making them as specific…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 30, 2007
Making May An Ultra-Frugal Month

My wife and I have been talking a lot about making significant lifestyle changes related to frugality, and so we’ve…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 30, 2007