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The Best Career Advice I’ve Ever Received
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 17, 2018
Financial Success Is a Lifestyle Outcome, Not a Skill or a Fad
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 16, 2018
An Iterative Approach to Improving Your Finances (and Your Life)

My previous career (before “freelance writer”) was in software development. I worked in a research lab where I wrote custom…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 15, 2018
Challenge Yourself! 12 Simple Frugal Challenges You Can Do This Week

I’m a big fan of using the 30-day challenge to try out a particular daily routine or behavioral change in…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 14, 2018
Feeling Rich and Feeling Poor

One question that I left out of the mailbag yesterday is this one, from Dana: I find myself oscillating back…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 13, 2018
Cancer Patients Can Now Defer Student Loans Without Accruing Interest

During the height of my three-year battle with breast cancer, a diagnosis that required one dozen surgical procedures, eight months…

Mia Taylor
Nov 13, 2018
Questions About Checking Luggage, Funeral Expenses, Altruism, Roth IRAs, 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
Nov 12, 2018
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