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Investing in Yourself: Personal Growth

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

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Review: Debt is Slavery

Each Friday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal finance book. I’ve been anxious to read this book for a while, mostly because it’s been recommented

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Investing in Yourself: Personal Appearance and Hygiene

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

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Breaking Free of the “Purge and Splurge” Cycle

Just this morning, I was leafing through my favorite personal finance book of all, Your Money or Your Life, when I came across the idea

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Investing in Yourself: Self-Confidence

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

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The Simple Dollar Weekly Roundup: Final Countdown Edition

Since turning in my resignation, things have been absolutely crazy, with my current employers making tons and tons of requests of me, mostly in terms

09.29.17
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Investing in Yourself: Diet

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

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The Vanguard Catch-22

As I’ve mentioned many times before, all of my taxable investing, as well as my Roth IRA, is done directly through Vanguard. I use Vanguard

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Investing in Yourself: Public Speaking

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

02.25.08
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The Three Basic Money Groups – And Why So Many People Struggle With Their Personal Finances

Just this morning, I was leafing through Jonathan Pond’s very good personal finance book Grow Your Money, which I reviewed a while back. In it,

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Review: Ogilvy on Advertising

Each Sunday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal development or personal productivity book. Every time you write anything, you’re selling something. Throughout my life, different

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The Chorus of Voices for Index Funds

Having read a small mountain of personal finance and investing books in the last couple of years, I’ve come to realize that there’s some significant

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I Quit

I quit my job. It is scary as can be to write that sentence. Unbelievably scary. I’m walking away from a good paying and very

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Investing in Yourself: Feeling Good

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

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Review: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Wealth

Each Friday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal finance book. I’ve been hesitant to review a book by Ric Edelman for two big reasons. First

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Investing in Yourself: Socializing and Networking

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one

09.18.14
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Adam Smith, David Ricardo, And You

Today, let’s learn a bit about economics. As I mentioned a few days ago, recently I’ve been reading a great deal about economics in an

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Investing in Yourself: Mental and Spiritual Health

Recently, I discussed the value of investing in yourself – putting time and money into improving you, not building assets. Today, we’ll look at one