June 30, 2012

Mortgage Payoff Progress for June 2012 with Chart

It’s time for an update on our mortgage payoff progress.  As a reminder – My wife and I purchased our first home back in February of 2010.  Since then, we have been working hard to reduce our mortgage principal and payoff our mortgage early. We have a conventional, fixed-rate 15-year mortgage. […]

Swap Your Used DVDs, CDs, and Books Online (181/365)

For years, I’ve been trading books online using PaperBackSwap. It’s such a wonderful service that’s fueled a lot of my reading over the past five years or so. When I first signed up for the service, I swapped a ton of books. […]

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #80

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. This week, I’m going to include some of my favorite photos and locations from my recent trip to South Dakota. 1. […]

Lost on the Career Path

For the next week (or two), we’ll be sharing “audition” pieces from folks interested in being new staff writers at Get Rich Slowly. Your job is to let us know what you think of each of these writers. Pay attention, give feedback, and after a couple of weeks we’ll ask which writers you prefer. This article is from Elizabeth Falwell. […]

The 52 Best Money Saving Tips, Ideas #20 through #16

We’re on a quest to see how much money you can save each year by practicing some basic – and a few not so basic – savings tips. […]