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How to Stop Worrying About What Other People Think
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jul 21, 2018
This Is Why I Can’t Have Nice Things: Life Is Easier Without Them
Holly Johnson
Jul 22, 2018

Latest Posts

The Personal Finance of Fear – And Why I Reject It

Quite often, I get suggestions from readers to review personal finance books that are promoted with a strong theme of…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 16, 2007
Review: Getting a Life

Each Friday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal finance book. I’ve been looking forward to reading this book for a…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 16, 2007
Seven Ways To Get Books For Free (Or Close To It)

After reading the summary lists of the 52 Personal Finance Books in 52 Weeks series, some of you out there…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 15, 2007
52 Books, 52 Weeks: A Buyer’s Guide

After posting my final rankings of all of the books I’ve read in the past year, several readers wrote to…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 15, 2007
The Finances and Interactions of Alternative Living Arrangements

Recently, there has been some talk in our house of inviting my wife’s sister to live with us on a…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 15, 2007
How to Maintain Friendships With Non-Frugal People

In response to yesterday’s post about fun, Erin wrote the following (adding my own emphasis): Whenever I do things with…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Nov 14, 2007