My wife and I have begun packing in earnest for our move, starting with boxing up all of her non-maternity clothes and, starting tomorrow, our book collection (which we’re going to filter as we pack). It’s really, really fun.
How To Start A Roth IRA And Where To Do It This is an excellent article for anyone thinking about a Roth IRA, but not really knowing where to start. I have mine through Vanguard, by the way. (@ get rich slowly)
Do You Have What You Want … And Do You Want What You Have? An inspiring call to arms. While we are in the process of packing for our move, we find ourselves getting rid of a lot of stuff that we don’t need. (@ wise bread)
Eight Things To Consider When Buying Someone Out The title refers to a yard sale or a going-out-of-business sale. I’ve done this twice: once on some seriously undervalued vintage baseball cards and another time on a huge collection of good 1960s pop and rock records (including all of the good Beach Boys albums and all Beatles albums from Help! onwards). (@ mighty bargain hunter)
The Simple Dollar Retro: Why Income Inequality Matters: Motivation I was ruminating a lot on the outcomes of many people from my high school class when I read something very interesting from an economist.