The Only Conference Where People Strike Up Conversations about Free Parking

I've just gotten back from my favorite conference: FINCON. It's a conference specifically for personal financial bloggers (hey, that's me!), and I've attended each year since it started in 2010. One of the funniest things about getting a…
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How to Save Money While Paying Off Debt?

Ever wondered how to save money while paying off debt? It can totally be done, but you need some smart strategy behind it. Let me show you the numbers, and some solid strategies for saving while paying off debt. For many of the choices you…
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Tweaks to Add the 'Personal' back into Your Personal Finance

Personal finance management not feeling, well, personal enough for YOUR life? Here's how to remedy that. If something doesn't work for you, you're extremely likely to stop doing it. Common sense, right? Even though it's called "personal"…