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Questions About Marriage, Side Gigs, Healthy Eating, Gratitude and More!
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 22, 2018
The Value and Practice of a Data Diet: How To Drastically Cut Mobile Data Costs
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 20, 2018
10 Reasons to Ignore the New Car Ads and Buy a Used Vehicle Instead

The new car models for 2018 are sleek, shiny, and filled with enticing gadgets — as you’ll no doubt be…

Emmet Pierce
Jan 22, 2018
The Ultimate Free Life Hack? I Quit Drinking for Three Months

Last October, I decided I needed a new challenge. I’ve always been interested in trying new things to save money…

Drew Housman
Drew Housman
Jan 21, 2018
Building a Smart Job Loss Plan

Imagine that tomorrow – or your next day at work – you go into your workplace only to find a…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 19, 2018
‘I Don’t Want to Save! I Want to Live and Have Fun!’

The latter half of January each year brings a lot of people who are finding that it’s difficult to stick…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 18, 2018
Four Money Basics My Mother Couldn’t Teach Me – Because She Didn’t Know Them Herself

When I have questions about money, I just Google the answer. My Mint app tracks my budget, Digit stashes money…

Ilona Abramova
Ilona Abramova
Jan 18, 2018
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