The Index Card Challenge – Part 2

Adam Personal Finance 12 Comments

If you haven’t already seen our First Post on the Index Card Challenge, head over here now. Definitely check it out if you came over from my collaboration with J. Money over at RockStar Finance since we didn’t post all the cards there and you don’t want to miss any of the great advice my personal finance peers are putting …

The Index Card Challenge

Adam Personal Finance 13 Comments

I’m pretty far behind the times on this one. It came out back in 2013, but I just recently read an article on WashPo about University of Chicago social scientist Harold Pollack. Harold was challenged to share his best financial advice on a single index card. What he put together was about as good as any personal finance I’ve ever read, …

The Importance of the Side Hustle

Adam Business, Personal Finance 14 Comments

I’ve been a bit MIA from the blogosphere lately. The month’s worth of content I had written ahead of time has dwindled to about zero, my comments, guest posts, and what not have been on a very low level. Have I given up on the blog? Absolutely not! Rather I’ve been working on my 2nd side hustle. One that is very different …

Best and Worst Majors

Adam Personal Finance 8 Comments

We’ve been working this online college series for a long time, focusing exclusively on what it takes to go to college affordably. Today I want to switch gears and talk about what you should be doing once you get there. There are a lot of qualitative reasons to choose a major – aptitude, interest, etc… In a perfect world we could …

Paribus – The Cash Saver

Adam Personal Finance 2 Comments

I recently discovered Paribus and man am I a fan! This may be the best new tool of 2015. What does Paribus do? Paribus links up to your shopping accounts with no effort on your part tracks your purchases. If prices drop, they get you a refund. You don’t send an email. You don’t click a button. They handle everything …