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Wow, hadn't heard about all this hub bub. As I was mowing the grass, I was thinking about his investment advice and how I've strayed from it...oh and I've taught FPU 5x and been trained as one of his financial coaches. 12% is a bit much, I'd prefer 8% as a guide and I've come to be a more of an index fund kind of guy too, instead of his A share mutual funds that he suggests or at least his ELP's do.
9 months ago on The Financial Planning Community Wants a Real Conversation with Dave Ramsey
How creative and took some guts to do that. I wonder if you just did that everyday at a different location if that could turn into a business. I bet you could even make more money writing and doing surveys while you wait.
11 months, 1 week ago on I Made $180 Simply Waiting in Line at the DMV
I have been using Feedly for a while which helped me manage G Reader. I'll probably just stick with that for my reading, but am a little uneasy about the future of RSS. I could see them ending RSS to push more people to G+.
11 months, 3 weeks ago on What the Death of Google Reader Means for Finance Bloggers
I'm down with all the above except beets. Can't get past the dirty feet smell.
11 months, 3 weeks ago on 7 Inexpensive Powerhouse Foods to Add to Your Diet for National Nutrition Month
Thanks for the article. We use a CPA when dealing with our gifted stocks, especially since they continue to reinvest dividendeds.
1 year ago on An Introduction to Cost Basis
Haven't read the Behavior Gap. Thanks for the recommendation.
1 year ago on Five best finance books for the average American
Thanks for helping unravel the new rules---It seems the only way to avoid this confusion is to always pack cash.
I'm curious if any big online retailers like @amazon will change their policy?
1 year, 1 month ago on sos095 The Credit Card Surcharge and Responsible Debit Card Practices
Looks like a cool movement! I'm sure you'll inspire countless others with your podcast and useful articles.
1 year, 2 months ago on sos091 Get Out Of Debt with the Debt Movement, Interview with Financial Soldier Jeff Rose
Thanks for the update!
1 year, 2 months ago on End of an Era - Dave Ramsey radio show to switch stations in Nashville
I like the different options you present. I wish I had a Christmas Bonus to apply your ideas!
1 year, 2 months ago on sos087 Smart Moves for a Christmas Bonus
Awesome giveaway and congrats!
1 year, 3 months ago on Win an Apple iPad Mini – Everything Finance’s First Giveaway!
That was an oddly high score. Either mortgages are given priority or me thinks their reported algorithm has some kinks in it.
1 year, 5 months ago on Cranky old guy gets his credit score
Great job on the presentation! You should do this for a living...
1 year, 6 months ago on Ignite FinCon12: No Debt, No Credit, No Problems
Hey I really enjoy the YNAB minute! I'm really digging ours in the free trial period.
1 year, 6 months ago on sos072 The Math behind Whole Life and Term Insurance
I would also find out about quiet hours and who is above or below you if you don't like noise.
1 year, 7 months ago on 5 Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease
That's awesome! I think the key thing is to ensure your extra money is being applied towards principal and not applied to intest or future interest. I've heard some companies can be a bit tricky unless you specify and even then the processor might get it wrong.
If you really want to go crazy, set up a bi-weekly mortgage payment with your lender and watch the magic happen!
1 year, 7 months ago on How to turn $100 into $120 in mortgage reduction
Might want to keep key investment statements if you've got complicated cost basis to figure out or scan and store on Evernote.
1 year, 7 months ago on sos067 How long do we keep this stuff
stay small (well 8 franchises) and debt free..Great lesson in what you do every day. I bet his family life will be better too by not growing as large.
1 year, 8 months ago on Maybe I Can Save You 37 Million Dollars As Well
You could ensure a good donor pool by requiring x amount of usable blood donations before being considered for this type of pay. Maybe that would help ensure the donors are healthy.
1 year, 8 months ago on Soon You Could Make Around $3000 Donating Bone Marrow for Transplants
Hold it for a year and see what happens. You are forgetting to factor in all the articles you'll be able to write from this experience. :-)
1 year, 8 months ago on My First Rental Property: Not Really a Great Investment