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Born to Buy: Patterns of Media Use

This is the fourteenth discussion in a “book club” series on Born to Buy by Juliet Schor, which focuses on…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 1, 2008
Hyundai’s “Dollars and Sense” Ads

Recently, Hyundai has begun airing car ads for their “Dollars and Sense” campaign, in which they’re offering a “cash back”…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
May 1, 2008
A Portfolio of Credit Cards for Specific Purchases?

Jenelle wrote in recently and described her way of using credit cards: Unlike your advice to minimize your credit cards,…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 30, 2008
The Simple Dollar Weekly Roundup: Twitter and Media Appearances Edition

Two things worth noting that are somewhat interconnected. First, last Saturday I was on Darla Shine’s nationally syndicated Happy Housewives…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 30, 2008
Born to Buy: How Consumer Culture Undermines Children’s Well Being

This is the thirteenth discussion in a “book club” series on Born to Buy by Juliet Schor, which focuses on…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 29, 2008
The Five Ps: Breaking Down Big Dreams Into Little Steps

One of my most loyal readers, a person named Brad who first emailed me about The Simple Dollar about a…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 29, 2008