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Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 15, 2018
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Dec 16, 2018

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Questions About Energy Drinks, Balance Transfers, I-Bonds, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words.…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 10, 2018
Fed Meeting Preview: How to Take Advantage of Rising Interest Rates

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) holds its last meeting of the year on December 18-19, and the general expectation…

Matt Becker
Dec 10, 2018
Defining Goals for the Coming Year (and Reflecting on the Past Year)

In the past, I wrote a post in December each year evaluating the successes and failures of the previous year…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 8, 2018
Who Has the Best Deals on Holiday Lights: Target, Home Depot, or Sam’s Club?

Holiday shopping wisdom says you should wait until after Christmas to buy Christmas lights, which is 100 percent true if…

Jason Notte
Dec 8, 2018
Keeping Down with the Joneses

Sarah and I live in an area where most of the homes near ours are similar to our own and…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 7, 2018
The Psychology of Human Misjudgment

Recently, I came across a wonderful 1995 speech by Charlie Munger to an audience at Harvard University, and I wanted…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 6, 2018