May 11, 2013

Top-Down Versus Bottom-Up Finances

Let’s start off by looking at what I mean by “top-down” versus “bottom-up.” A “top-down” approach to something means you take something large and break it down into smaller pieces. […]

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #125

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. 1. Samuel Johnson on habits “The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” – Samuel Johnson I wouldn’t quite call them unbreakable, but they can become incredibly strong. 2. […]

Need Reader Profile Updates

On my recent feedback post, FMF readers said they'd like to read what I'm calling "Reader Profile Updates." These would basically be an update on what has happened financially to a person since writing an FMF Reader Profile. Did they take any advice? What happened? Are they better or worse off? Why?I already have one of these scheduled for later this month, but would like more. […]