Start 2015 Smart and Financially Balanced

So, it’s the New Year. A month and a half in, and you’re probably still mourning the inevitable chunk that holiday shopping bit out of your budget. You planned well but if it puts a smile on Grandma’s face to get her that beautiful expensive scarf she had her eye on, you’re going ... Read more...

Staying Sane In An Insane (Blogging) World

I started this blog in the fall of 2008. At the time, there were already hundreds of personal finance blogs out there, but I didn't care. I wanted to add my voice to the Internet and I wanted to write about money, so I just dove right in. Some months I posted just once or twice, ... Read more...

Five New Personal Finance Blogs I’m Loving Right Now

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I never get sick of reading personal finance blogs. I'm not sure why, because I get sick of pretty much everything else pretty quickly. Maybe it's because money is a topic that there is an almost endless number of perspectives on, and I love hearing about all of them. Maybe it's ... Read more...

Hurricane Hiatus

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I'm going to be on a hurricane hiatus for the next few days, so while you're waiting for my return (ha!) I thought I'd feature a few of my favorite old posts that you might have missed. These are some of my favorites, if I do say so myself! Me And Carrie Brashaw Taking ... Read more...