September 30, 2012

Boredom Is a Choice

Every once in a while, I’ll receive an email from a reader or see a comment somewhere in which the reader complains that they’re “bored” during their financial recovery. I’m honestly mystified by this. I can’t recall being bored since my pre-teen years. […]

Get on the Same Page Financially (273/365)

Get on the Same Page Financially (273/365) Yesterday, we discussed how valuable it is to start off with financial equality in your relationship. There should be one pool of money and an understanding that debts affect both partners in the relationship. […]

Reader Story: From recession to best financial shape of my life

This guest post from William Cowie is part of the “reader stories” feature at Get Rich Slowly. William has contributed to ConsumerismCommentary.com, BudgetsAreSexy.com and other personal finance blogs. Some reader stories contain general advice; others are examples of how a GRS reader achieved financial success or failure. […]

Common Sense Not So Common

For those of you new to Free Money Finance, I post on The Bible and Money every Sunday. Here's why. Every once in a while I will get a comment like "that's comment sense!" (or something similar) to a post on spending less than you earn, saving for the future, and the like. The implication is that "everyone knows this stuff already". But while that maybe once was true, it's not true today. […]