Blog Overview

What’s the Point of Working Toward Financial Success?
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 15, 2019
Paring Back: The Power of Minimalism to Tidy Up Your Home and Your Finances
Kirsten Akens
Jan 16, 2019

Latest Posts

The Things That Make You Feel Good – And What That Has To Do With Your Money

Just try this little experiment tomorrow. From the very start of the day, keep a little notepad with you and…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 1, 2008
Review: Crashproof Your Life

Each Friday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal finance book of interest. I’d seen this book on bookshelves dozens of…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 1, 2008
Some Thoughts on Being Broke and Being Poor

A few days ago, I wrote a post where I responded to a reader who felt I had nothing to…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jul 31, 2008
Overcoming a Habit of Lying to Yourself About Money

After my recent article about how to deal with a partner that hides and lies about money problems, several readers…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jul 31, 2008
The Value (and Cost) of Experiences

One major theme I’ve observed in a large number of recent personal finance books and articles is the idea of…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jul 30, 2008
The Simple Dollar Weekly Roundup: Aged Thirty Years Edition

This week’s roundup comes very close to my thirtieth birthday, which I’ll be celebrating this coming weekend. Considering this is…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jul 30, 2008