Trent Hamm

Founder & Columnist

Author Bio

Trent Hamm founded The Simple Dollar in 2006 and still writes a daily column on personal finance. He’s the author of three books published by Simon & Schuster and Financial Times Press, has contributed to Business Insider, US News & World Report, Yahoo Finance, and Lifehacker, and his financial advice has been featured in The New York Times, TIME, Forbes, The Guardian, and elsewhere.

Latest from Trent Hamm

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50 Side Businesses You Can Start on Your Own
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100 Ways To Save Money Fast
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100 Free, Fun Things To Do This Weekend
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20 Cheap and Easy Meals That Cost Under $10
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How To Plan a Frugal (Not Cheap) Wedding for Less Than $4,000
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Got That New Job? 6 Financial Steps To Take Immediately
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10 Money Books for Children and Teens
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How To Start Your Financial Life Midlife
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How To Save for Retirement on a Small Income
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What Does Frugality Mean?
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How To Cut Back on Spending (Without Feeling Miserable)
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Using Scorekeeping To Build Financial Success
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