Blog Overview

Exploring the Connections Between Your Leisure Life and Your Financial Life
Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Apr 20, 2019
Six Effortless Ways to Make a Bigger Dent in Your Debt
Mia Taylor
Apr 21, 2019

Latest Posts

Our Path to (Finally) Merging Our Finances

After six years of dating followed by five years of marriage, my wife and I finally decided to merge our…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 6, 2008
Charting a Course to Go Back to School

Amanda writes: After taking a serious re-evaluation of my life over the last year, I finally realized what I should…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 19, 2014
Creation versus Consumption

On page 52 of his book Debt Is Slavery, Michael Mihalik makes a point that has been running through my…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 5, 2008
Why One-Budget-Fits-All Doesn’t Work – And Why It’s Difficult to Compare Spending Between People and Families

Whenever I leaf through a personal finance “workbook,” I usually wind up getting frustrated. Such workbooks provide “example budgets” and…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 5, 2008
Opportunity

Let me tell you a pair of stories about opportunity. When I was fifteen years old, I had a long…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 4, 2008
Twelve Tactics to Minimize Winter Heating Bills

Liz writes in with an interesting question: wonder if you have weighed the pros and cons of switching to pellet/wood…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 28, 2014