A Freelancer’s Money Management Techniques

Guest post by my talented friend Becky, who very bravely started her own business a few years ago. Becky is even more knowledgeable about personal finance than I am (can you believe it?!) and she knows about managing a small business- something I know nothing about. Thanks, Becks! You can follow Becky at @thebeckyhamm, if…

Car shopping

I don’t know anything about cars except that you shouldn’t put diesel into a car that doesn’t take diesel and also something about sugar in a gas tank will wreck the car? Understanding cars is a monster subject. I don’t even own a car, so this is the first installment of a few guest posts by Darius about our…

Budget like a Rock Star

So you are convinced that it is a good idea to make a budget, right? Right! But how do you start? Let’s start with the easy part- income. Most people have a fairly steady income and should know how much money is coming in. If you have a variable income, you need to treat it…

Getting started

I am a 28-year old who used to feel: bewildered guilty insecure and not interested about personal finance. I didn’t have much money, I wasn’t sure how to use the money I had, and I wasn’t interested in reading a boring book about investing when I didn’t have any money to invest, anyway. My parents…