This post contains affiliate links Are you ready to share your personal finance story with the world? Good! Let's talk about how to start a money blog. First off, you should know that I enjoy writing. Over time, blogging has grown my confidence and improved the quality of what I type. I think you'd agree as a reader, that blogs offer a wealth of useful information in an … [Read more...] about How to Start Your Very Own Cubicle Blog
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After writing all of these lovely posts about early retirement, you'd think by now I'd have shared my affection for our accountant. The Wizard of my Oz. The Swami of my Savings Plan. The Shining Light in a cold, dark world... So what are the benefits of an accountant anyhow?? For one, ours is pretty good at what he does. He's saved us a lot of headaches and money while being … [Read more...] about Benefits of Having an Accountant in Your Corner
You know you need a budget, right? If you don't know where to start, drawing a money map is a simple and useful means to get there. The money map simply lays out your inflows and outflows, with your financial accounts "stitching" it all together. The idea is that you tailor your money map to specific goals, such as debt pay-down, or even early retirement, and isolate areas … [Read more...] about What Is a Money Map? Know Your Money Flow!
This cute little blog celebrates its one year birthday this month. How did I survive my first year of blogging? When I started Abandoned Cubicle last September, I had strong encouragement from my ever-patient wife. Here I am a year later. Still at it, and more motivated than ever to produce meaningful content for whoever stumbles across this early retirement … [Read more...] about First Year of Blogging Behind Me, Time to Grow Some Traffic
Today's post Being Debt Free Can Be Costly is contributed by Amy Nickson, a passionate writer on finance. Amy is a professional blogger who has started her blog and also works as a contributor to the Oak View Law Group. Please share your opinions by commenting below. Happy Debt-Free Wednesday, Abandoned Cubicle readers! ------------- We all know that being in debt is … [Read more...] about Being Debt Free Can Be Costly