Today's guest post 3 Ways to Throw a Cheap and Easy Dinner Party comes from one of my favorite up and coming bloggers, Miguel, The Rich Miser! Miguel S. is a Florida lawyer residing in beautiful Miami. On his blog, Miguel and his wife Lily share practical tips, life hacks, and product reviews to help you live well for less. ------------------- I always chuckle when I watch … [Read more...] about A Cheap and Easy Dinner Party! 3 Practical Tips
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I had nearly thought that every topic on personal finance had been thoroughly exhausted, until I came across the headline, "Why we’re too afraid to get rich", by reporter Alyssa Pry. This notion of wealth fear comes from Jen Sincero, author of the book You Are a Badass and its follow-up title You Are a Badass at Making Money. Sincero feels that many of us are afraid to get … [Read more...] about Jen Sincero Asks: Are You Afraid to Get Rich?
Today's entry into the canon of Cubert is a sequel of sorts. The write-up a few weeks back was premised largely on how I squandered my 20s and early 30s, yet somehow managed to get into position for early retirement. Wondering how to make a million dollars in 10 years, and maybe even retire early? Here, today, we'll generalize things a bit, and describe the math and process … [Read more...] about How to Make a Million Dollars in 10 Years
If someone asked you how to live the American Dream, what would you tell him or her? Most would respond with something like, "Own a nice house near good schools", "Have a high-paying job or own a successful business", "Be able to send Junior to a stellar university", or "Take nice vacations, like, to Disney World." These expectations are nothing more than one big fat financial … [Read more...] about How to Make the “Millionaire Next Door Formula” Work for YOU
Just about every consumer experiences a let-down by a product or service, more than once in their lifetime. Whether it's terrible airline service (delays, canceled flights, and so on) or finding a dead mouse in your Cheerios. Sh*t happens. Get the compensation you deserve by learning how to write a strongly worded letter of complaint. Why? You can't just sit back and take it … [Read more...] about How to Write a Strongly Worded Letter of Complaint