The Wealthy Look at Money Differently

The Business Insider says that the way millionaires view money is different from everyone else. Here are their thoughts and my comments on them: 1. The wealthy focus on earning. I have to agree on this one. That's why I post so much about managing your career, growing your investments, and investing in real estate. 2. […]

The Wealthy Look at Money Differently

The Business Insider says that the way millionaires view money is different from everyone else. Here are their thoughts and my comments on them: 1. The wealthy focus on earning. I have to agree on this one. That's why I post so much about managing your career, growing your investments, and investing in real estate. 2. […]

The 5 Best Universal Remotes

Anyone who has ever owned a home entertainment system is aware of the plethora of remotes required to control each component and the chaos that can ensue if you were to lose one of them. […]

The 5 Best Universal Remotes

Anyone who has ever owned a home entertainment system is aware of the plethora of remotes required to control each component and the chaos that can ensue if you were to lose one of them. […]

I Was the Victim of a Financial Bully

These days, there’s a lot of attention being focused on the subject of bullying. This emphasis is well justified. The whole bullying experience tends to be destructive and wreak long-term consequences. As one who was, at times, both bullied and a bully as a kid, I can testify that while I have almost repressed the former experience, I’ll never be able to live down the latter. […]

8 Powerful Brain Hacks You Can Do in Under 2 Minutes

Brain Hacking, also known as "mind hacking" has become increasingly popular over the last few years. […]

8 Powerful Brain Hacks You Can Do in Under 2 Minutes

Brain Hacking, also known as "mind hacking" has become increasingly popular over the last few years. […]

Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, July 2014

Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedback of the four expert Certified Financial Planners (CFPs). For more information, read this introduction. […]

Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, July 2014

Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedback of the four expert Certified Financial Planners (CFPs). For more information, read this introduction. […]

Best Money Tips: Things You Can Do To Find Your Calling

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some amazing articles on things you can do to find your calling, protecting your child's identity, and vices that can ruin your finances. Top 5 Articles 12 Things You Can Do to Find Your Calling — Starting a blog or a YouTube channel can help you find your calling. […]

Best Money Tips: Things You Can Do To Find Your Calling

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some amazing articles on things you can do to find your calling, protecting your child's identity, and vices that can ruin your finances. Top 5 Articles 12 Things You Can Do to Find Your Calling — Starting a blog or a YouTube channel can help you find your calling. […]

9 Satisfying Stir-Fries in 20 Minutes or Less

One of the fastest, cheapest meals I make on a regular basis is the stir-fry. As a vegetarian, it's a great way to get a big dose of vegetables and protein in one convenient pan. Meat eaters, too, can get their fill of healthy foods in just about 20 minutes. And the best part? There's little clean-up when you're done cooking. […]

9 Satisfying Stir-Fries in 20 Minutes or Less

One of the fastest, cheapest meals I make on a regular basis is the stir-fry. As a vegetarian, it's a great way to get a big dose of vegetables and protein in one convenient pan. Meat eaters, too, can get their fill of healthy foods in just about 20 minutes. And the best part? There's little clean-up when you're done cooking. […]

Ask the Readers: How Do You Unwind After Work?

For many people, the regular work day is filled with stress, deadlines, and constant movement — whether physical or mental. Even those of us who love our jobs, or those who work in a more relaxed environment, need to find ways to relax and recharge after a long day. How do you unwind after work? Do you prefer to socialize after work or spend a quiet night at home? […]

Ask the Readers: How Do You Unwind After Work?

For many people, the regular work day is filled with stress, deadlines, and constant movement — whether physical or mental. Even those of us who love our jobs, or those who work in a more relaxed environment, need to find ways to relax and recharge after a long day. How do you unwind after work? Do you prefer to socialize after work or spend a quiet night at home? […]

Thirteen Strategies for Financial Independence Through Self-Sufficiency

My primary financial goal is what I call financial independence. Though financial independence can have a number of meanings, I define it as being a state in which I no longer have to actively work for money and my savings and investments cover all of my needs and reasonable wants for the long-term future. […]

Thirteen Strategies for Financial Independence Through Self-Sufficiency

My primary financial goal is what I call financial independence. Though financial independence can have a number of meanings, I define it as being a state in which I no longer have to actively work for money and my savings and investments cover all of my needs and reasonable wants for the long-term future. […]

9 Financial Lessons People Learn in High School — Did You?

Whether it be in the classroom or via real life experience, high schoolers get the chance to learn and apply a lot of the basic tenets of personal finance and money management. Some of them apply and retain the information, while others ignore, forgets or simply misunderstand it. […]

9 Financial Lessons People Learn in High School — Did You?

Whether it be in the classroom or via real life experience, high schoolers get the chance to learn and apply a lot of the basic tenets of personal finance and money management. Some of them apply and retain the information, while others ignore, forgets or simply misunderstand it. […]

Hiccups on the way to combining finances

This is a guest post from Kathleen O’Malley, who writes about finding joy in a simple, frugal life at Frugal Portland. It happened fast. We barely talked about it, but all of a sudden, about a week after we got engaged — and before we were really ready — my fiancé and I had combined our finances. […]