If there is a single mantra of The Simple Dollar, it’s this one. Spend less than you earn. There’s a reason that it’s my first
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When I first reached my financial bottom, I felt desperately alone. I wrote about the pain of that financial bottom a while ago: In short,
I can still remember how it felt to get my first real paycheck at my first real job after college. It came in the mail,
The little boy you see in the picture above is my youngest son. He just learned to walk a few months ago, and all of
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In 2008, I published a book entitled 365 Ways to Live Cheap. The book itself is pretty straightforward. It’s a collection of 365 specific tactics