Get Rich Slowly

One of the few personal finance blogs I read on a regular basis is Get Rich Slowly by J.D. Roth.  He had two great posts in the past few days that I wanted to share with you.  The first one was about

Two articles worth reading

A woman who attended one of our workshops in NYC recently sent me an article on how a family shed $106,000 in debt.  If you or someone you know is feeling overwhelmed by money issues, I encourage you to read this article and forward it further. ...

For those starting over

Last week we received the following email: Just wondering if you might address the issue of those of us who have recently lost everything financially when our long-time industries took a dive, and are starting over? It’s clear as a bell...

New Economy and New Normal

We’re going to be writing in months to come about the dinosaur economy (dying out but still dangerous) and the new economy, the shape of things to come, as described in a recent article (link below). Disoriented and scared, many people are...

Financial Independence reconsidered

Financial independence – ahhh, what a dream! Doing as you please, not as you must. Having all the money you need without needing a job. Travel. Adventure. Relaxation. Time to write that book you’ve been thinking about for years. Well, I’ve been...

What is your “enough point”?

Goldilocks was right. There’s a place of pleasure where things aren’t too hot, aren’t too cold, but just right. That “just rightness” is available to us in every domain of life, but it takes practice. Lots of it in a...

My doc’s retirement dilemma

I went to the doc yesterday (nothing serious) and it became something of a confessional during my treatment. Hearing I’d written Your Money or Your Life he at first was dismissive (oh i read all those money books), then curious, then...

Having enough for life

Financial independence – ahhh, what a dream! Doing as you please, not as you must. Having all the money you need without needing a job. Travel. Adventure. Relaxation. Time to write that book you’ve been thinking about for years. Well, I’ve been...