Blog Overview

Looking Up the Ladder: A Different Perspective on Spending
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 13, 2018
Saving for College? These Rewards Credit Cards Can Help
Holly Johnson
Dec 12, 2018

Latest Posts

Keeping Down with the Joneses

Sarah and I live in an area where most of the homes near ours are similar to our own and…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 7, 2018
The Psychology of Human Misjudgment

Recently, I came across a wonderful 1995 speech by Charlie Munger to an audience at Harvard University, and I wanted…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 6, 2018
Money and Life Lessons from a Major Earthquake

While talking on the phone with my daughter last Friday, I heard an unearthly roar and felt the house begin…

Donna Freedman
Dec 6, 2018
Life Stability and Financial Choices

Personal finance is often a “numbers game.” A person can sit down with a calculator and a piece of paper…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 5, 2018
When Should You Take a Buyout Offer?

At the end of October, General Motors offered buyouts to all salaried workers in North America with at least 12…

Mia Taylor
Dec 5, 2018
Frugal Gift Ideas for This Holiday Season

It’s early December, and that means my mailbox is full of requests from readers for frugal gift ideas for the…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 4, 2018