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Free Money Finance is a personal finance blog designed to help readers grow their net worth. The site is over four years old and contains more than 7,000 posts on saving money, making money, investing, planning for retirement, and all other personal finance related topics.

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Dave Ramsey, Christianity, and Money

For those of you new to Free Money Finance, I post on The Bible and Money every Sunday. Here's why. Here's a piece from MSNBC on Dave Ramsey. It's an overview of his business and how he gives money advice mixed with scriptures and teachings from the Bible. Of all the personal finance "experts" out there, Dave is probably the one I agree with the most. […]

How to Buy Company Stock

Here are some thoughts from the great personal finance book Grow Your Money!: 101 Easy Tips to Plan, Save, and Invest. Their thoughts on buying company stock are as follows: If you work for a company whose stock is publicly traded, it's way too risky to put more than a dollop of company stock in your 401k plan. […]

Dirty Little Money-Grubbing Secrets to Free Sodas

The following is an excerpt from Secrets of a Stingy Scoundrel: 100 Dirty Little Money-Grubbing Secrets and is reprinted with the permission of Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. […]

How to Lose $3 Million in Six Years

Here's another "person wins the lottery and loses it all" story from Yahoo. The details: Callie Rogers was just 16 when she won a whopping $3 million in the lottery. Six years later, she reports that she blew untold sums on drugs, partying, exotic cars, and breast implants. A staggering $730,000 went to designer clothes alone, Ms. Rogers explains in an article from AOL. […]

Retirement Plan Priority List

Here are some thoughts from the great personal finance book Grow Your Money!: 101 Easy Tips to Plan, Save, and Invest. Their retirement plan priority list (in order) is as follows: 1. Employer plan with a match2. Unmatched employer plan or Roth IRA (tie)3. Self-employed plan4. Deductible IRA5. Nondeductible IRA6. Buying and holding individual stocks and real estate7. […]

Star Money Articles and Carnivals for the Week of Sept 14

For weekday updates of what I find to be some of the most interesting personal finance articles on the web, follow me on Twitter. For now, here are some pieces I found especially worthwhile and some of the carnivals Free Money Finance was in this week and my posts that were included: My Dollar Plan tells how to convert from Money to Quicken. […]

Dirty Little Money-Grubbing Healthcare Secrets

The following is an excerpt from Secrets of a Stingy Scoundrel: 100 Dirty Little Money-Grubbing Secrets and is reprinted with the permission of Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. […]

Three and a Half Worthwhile Reasons to Go into Debt

Here are some thoughts from the great personal finance book Grow Your Money!: 101 Easy Tips to Plan, Save, and Invest. […]

Help a Reader: Making More Money

Here's a question a reader recently left here: I'm in a tough situation. I've been working for the same company for about a year on a project. This project is set to finish in around 4 weeks and due to someone leaving, I've been offered another role providing support. […]

Dirty Little Money-Grubbing Haircutting Secrets

The following is an excerpt from Secrets of a Stingy Scoundrel: 100 Dirty Little Money-Grubbing Secrets and is reprinted with the permission of Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. […]