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Trent Hamm
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The Stress of the Money Wars

A reader, who I will call Jane, wrote in recently with the following: I do NOT overspend. I work with…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 9, 2008
The Simple Dollar Weekly Roundup: Book Club Reboot Edition

After seeing the relative lack of discussion on the book club reading of What Color Is Your Parachute?, I’ve decided…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 9, 2008
What Color Is Your Parachute? The Flower Diagram

This is the fifth part of The Simple Dollar Book Club reading of What Color Is Your Parachute?, a seminal…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 7, 2008
When a Few Small Pieces Make Your Job Miserable

I had a pair of long conversations with a friend of mine over the last week. He’s employed with an…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 7, 2008
Review: The Dip

Each Sunday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal development or personal productivity book. I’ve been an avid reader of Seth…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 6, 2008
December 2007 Review – Assets +2.3%, Debts -1.1%

Once again, it’s time for a monthly review of my finances. I generally break things down by evaluating my assets…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jan 6, 2008