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The Sunday Best (6/16/2019)

Created by: Physician On Fire

The Sunday Best is a collection of articles I’ve curated from the furthest reaches of the internet for your reading pleasure. Every week, I scan hundreds of headlines, read dozens ...

Good Debt vs. Bad Debt: What You Need to Know Now

Created by: Jackie Beck

We need to talk, because the good debt vs. bad debt information you see out there a lot is often completely inadequate. So, get ready for a point of view ...

Do You Have a Rich Mindset, or a Poor Mindset?

Created by: The Mastermind Within

At a young age, you most likely understood the difference between “poor” and “rich”. Rich people have money. Poor people do not. The financial difference between a poor person and ...

Do You Have a Rich Mindset, or Poor Mindset?

Created by: The Mastermind Within

At a young age, you most likely understood the difference between “poor” and “rich”. Rich people have money. Poor people do not. The financial difference between a poor person and ...

Budget Mastery: Creating a Defensive Budget with YNAB

Created by: Money Stir

Creating a defensive personal budget will help you stay on track towards your financial goals. YNAB allows you tweak your budget from month-to-month. The post Budget Mastery: Creating a Defensive ...

Six and a Half Ways to Bridge the Early Retirement Gap to Age 59 and a Half

Created by: Physician On Fire

If you’ve been piling money into your retirement accounts, maxing out every tax-advantaged option available, and spending what’s left over, you’re likely to end up in good financial shape. There’s ...

Figure Home Equity Review: Straightforward Loan Application!

Created by: The College Investor

If you're looking for a loan application with the convenience of not having to go to the bank, read this Figure home equity review. The post Figure Home Equity Review: ...

On Measurement – A History of Financial Benchmarks

Created by: The FI Explorer

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them. – Henry David Thoreau, ...

Mint vs. Personal Capital: Which Money App is Best?

Created by: Four Pillar Freedom

A comparison between two of the most popular free money apps on the market: Mint vs. Personal Capital. The post Mint vs. Personal Capital: Which Money App is Best? appeared ...

The Risk Of Being Unhirable After Retiring Early Is Overblown

Created by: Financial Samurai

The Risk Of Being Unhirable After Retiring Early Is Overblown The post The Risk Of Being Unhirable After Retiring Early Is Overblown appeared first on Financial Samurai.

5 Super-Effective Ways To Stretch Your Grocery Budget Further & Eat Better At Home

Created by: The Financial Diet

If there are two words to describe life, they are “hectic” and “expensive.” For a lot of people, these are huge factors that impact their lifestyle and diet. Eating well ...

How I Overcame My Planning-Induced Anxiety & Learned To Stick To Real Money Goals

Created by: The Financial Diet

I’ve never been great at seeing “the big picture.” I get lost in my hometown because I can’t see the map in my head. I never got into Game of ...

How To Get All Your Annoying Weekend Stuff Done In A Single Power Hour

Created by: The Financial Diet

As someone who used to spend her work week up into a few projects of different sizes, I am still always intrigued by a new productivity hack, or a system ...

Cash-strapped introvert? How to make extra money working from home

Created by: Cashflow Cop

The headline says it all: “Nearly 10,000 police officers have taken second jobs” “Cash-strapped’ police taking second jobs” “If police officers need a second job, we’ve reached peak austerity” ...

“Do I like who I am while I’m doing this?”

Created by: J Money

“Do I like who I am while I’m doing this?” My friend David wrote this epic article on self-esteem 4 years ago, and though I only stumbled across it last ...

Individual Cassava Cheese Pizzas: $2.28 Per Serving

Created by: Choose Fi

Whether you have a large or small family, everybody can agree on pizza for dinner. Since pizza is sometimes too expensive, not healthy, and nobody can ever agree on topping ...

CollegeBacker Review: 529 Plans The Easy Way

Created by: The College Investor

Read this CollegeBacker review to see how you might get help in opening a 529 plan, lowering fund fees, and reducing risk. The post CollegeBacker Review: 529 Plans The Easy ...

131R | Building a Brick in Your Wall

Created by: Choose Fi

Brad and Jonathan recap their conversation with Mr. Money Mustache and Mr. 1500. Plus, they answer listener questions about compounding interest and drawdowns during retirement. Community Building Jonathan recently moved ...