One Hour Project

The One Hour Project: Create A Visual Debt Reminder

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. Keeping your focus on getting out of debt can be a challenge for some people. It’s so incredibly easy …

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The One Hour Project: Discover And Catalog Free Events In Your Community

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. Almost everyone loves to get out of the house sometimes and do stuff. The only problem is that many …

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The One Hour Project: Cleanse Your Monthly Bills

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. One thing that continuously saps away personal finance growth is monthly bills, particularly those where you don’t actually use …

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The One Hour Project: Build Your Own Net Worth Calculator

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. One of my best motivational tools for staying on a good personal finance track is my own personal net …

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The One Hour Project: Dig Into A Personal Finance Blog

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. One of the most valuable things that a person can do when learning about personal finance issues is to …

The One Hour Project: Make A Quadruple Batch Of A Casserole

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. One of the biggest challenges for most people when it comes to cooking at home is the time; a …

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The One Hour Project: Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. An hour around the house (doing everything here would take more than an hour, but most people have done …

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The One Hour Project: Go Through Your Important Papers

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. Many people (myself included, until pretty recently) have a box of “important papers” where they toss things that they …

The One Hour Project: Clean Out Your Media Collection

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. Most of my friends have huge shelves full of DVDs and CDs that they rarely listen to or look …

The One Hour Project: Reduce The Interest Rate On Your Credit Cards

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. This is something that’s well worth doing if you have consistently carried a credit card balance in the past …

The One Hour Project: Basic Car Maintenance

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. A few very simple auto maintenance tasks that anyone can do can end up saving a lot of money …

The One Hour Project: Take A Trip To The Library

This post is part of The One Hour Project, in which you can spend just one hour to put your finances in a better place without a big lifestyle change, through frugality or other financial choices. I’m going to start off the month by suggesting that you check out a book from the library. Not …

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The One Hour Project: One Hour Makes All The Difference

Many people think that things that can put them ahead financially involve a lot of work. “I have to make big changes to my lifestyle,” they say, or they believe they have to give up all the things in life that they enjoy, or they’re going to have to start working a lot more than …

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