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Using Serendipity to Maximize Frugality
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 16, 2019
Handling Melancholy Without Buying Stuff
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 15, 2019
Our True Taxes

[T]he taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 13, 2019
A Tale of Five Lamps

A few weeks ago, the desk lamp I use at my standing desk went on the fritz. I thought at…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 13, 2019
Questions About 529s, Dollar Shave Club, Solo 401(k), Nagging Coworkers, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words.…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 12, 2019
Books with Impact: Atomic Habits

The “Books with Impact” series takes a deeper look at specific books that have had a profound impact on my…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 16, 2019
What Are Stocks? What Are Bonds?

Max writes in: Can you explain what the difference between stocks and bonds are? Tried to read up on this…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 8, 2019
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