Collecting Wisdom

Collecting the best personal finance articles around the web.

How to make better Big Life Decisions, Part Two: Mapping the terrain

In Part 2, we’ll discuss how to build decision maps to broaden our understanding of the short-and-long-term impact of our decisions

How to choose an index fund such as an ETF

Comparing two ETFs is not an easy thing, find out the detailed steps you can use to compare them!

From Broke Phi Broke to Financially Woke Interview Series – Just Start Investing

Luckily, must of my broke phi broke days were in undergrad. I was stingy and remember thinking Noodles and Co was a 5 star dinner.

How to Move on a Budget: 9 Tips You Must Know

Moving is stressful. Moving is expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Here’s how to move on a budget and save money.

What Is Reddit Churning and Why You Should Check It Out

I give a lot of advice but sometimes people want to be able to learn on their own time. The Best one is Reddit Churning

Side Hustle Idea – Facebook Ads Manager

I’m making several thousand dollars a month on the side.

Find out how!

Why Is It Difficult to Save Money? The Question Heard ‘Round the World

Below we’ll cover why saving money appears to be difficult and some simple tips to get you on track.

Pay as You Earn (PAYE) VS. Revised Pay as You Earn (REPAYE): Is one better than the other? What are the pros and cons of each?

Very complicated topic. Why do the names have to be soo similar? Considering using PAYE or REPAYE to pay off your student loan.

Monthly Bill Pay Checklist Printable + Spreadsheet: Free Download

PDF download that can be used for a printable bill pay checklist to help keep your finances organized

Am I Frugal-or-Cheap?

Are you Frugal or Cheap? Is a question I’m trying to answer myself. I take a looking at three-factors to try and help determine what I am.

Educator on FI/RE Interview 10: Laurie (ESL Teacher)

An ESL Teacher and her family build wealth and location independence. Learn more about Laurie from The Three Year Experiment.

Ask For a Raise: How I Got an 11% Raise With One Email

Don’t be scared to ask for a raise! There’s really nothing to lose.

Better Life Interview With Next Gen Wealth

What advice do you have for others in living a better life?
Just commit to it! Stop thinking about it or reading about it and just jump in.

9 [Myths] About Money You Need To Know!

Don’t let these 9 myths about money stop you from your full financial potential!

A Conservative Strategy For Option Traders

Looking to invest but not take on too much risk? I’ll show you a CONSERVATIVE Stock Options Trading strategy. It happens to be my personal f

4 Investments for College Students

Are you a college student looking to build wealth while studying? Here are 4 best ways to INVEST while in college. SMART investment ideas yo

23 Best Jobs for Introverts

You can thrive and make lots of money, even if you’re introverted. Here are the best ways we’ve found for introverts to make money.

Never Accept Dual Agency in Real Estate Sales

If you are going to be buying or selling a home never accept dual agency! See why in the article at Before It’s News.

Portion Distortion: Are You Spending Money on More Food Than You Need?

With such a large portion of our budgets going to food, it’s sad to think we’re paying money for calories we don’t need or want!

Finbox.io Review: A Powerful, Affordable Stock Screener

Finbox.io is one of the best and the most affordable platforms for stock screening available today.

Universal Basic Income; Socialist Pipedream or the Answer to Automation?

Universal Basic Income has the potential to thread the needle between embracing automation while preventing inequality from getting worse

Do you have the right kind of life insurance? They’re not all created equal.

Do you have the right kind of life insurance? They’re not all created equal. Term life vs whole life is an important decision.

Dealing with Addiction and Its Financial Consequences – Hope Has Arrived

This is an update I never thought I’d be able to write. Hope has arrived!

How to Invest $1,000 (And Double It!)

There are no get-rich-quick schemes to double your money overnight, but here are 5 ways to get above average returns on your money.

10 Tips for Negotiating Your Salary

Negotiating for a higher salary and better benefits is crucial to maximizing your earning potential.