Archive for: Personal Finance

Beware Time Suck

Every day, I have a plan to come home from work and get in two or three solid hours studying for my CPA exam. I always leave work with good intentions. I tell myself that I will head straight home, fire up my laptop, avoid any unnecessary internet … [Read more...]

Best of Money Under 30 (2009)

What better way to celebrate the last day of 2009 than a retrospective? Hence, I give you 15 of the year's best Money Under 30 articles, subjectively selected for uniqueness; popularity among readers, commenters and re-tweeters; and, of course, my … [Read more...]

How Building Wealth Can Help Reduce Climate Change

This is the second year in a row Money Under 30 is participating in Blog Action Day. This year’s theme is climate change. When it comes down to it, a big component of building wealth is learning to stop being wasteful. We need to stop wasting m … [Read more...]

Weekly Links: Simplifying Your Finances

As a part-time blogger I found it impossible to stick to any type of posting-schedule. Now, I have no excuse! That means Friday roundups of my favorite personal finance articles from around the Web are back...with a twist. Each week's links will … [Read more...]

My 500th Post (And…Win $100 on Twitter)

Today marks an exciting milestone for me and Money Under 30: This is my 500th blog post! To celebrate, I'm going to give one lucky reader $100. To learn how to win, just keep reading. … [Read more...]

Introducing a Simpler

Yikes! Things do indeed look different around here! I’m making some aesthetic changes to for some good reasons. Call it a redesign or call it Spring cleaning, my ultimate goal is to create a better experience for you. … [Read more...]

Reminder: Lending Club $100 Giveaway

Just a reminder, the deadline for entering the $100 giveaway contest from Lending Club is tomorrow night at midnight. So far there are only seven contestants, so your chances of winning are good! Don't miss out on this opportunity. To enter, simply … [Read more...]

Money Under 30’s Most Popular Articles of 2008

Curious to see which articles Money Under 30 readers visited most in 2008? Here are the ten most visited articles of 2008. Enjoy! … [Read more...]

Dirty, Sexy, Money: A Former Bank Teller's Story

Ever wondered why toll both collectors wear latex gloves? Blogger PJ of Broke in the Suburb explains. She used to work as a bank teller and recently wrote all about why money disgusts her. Aside from all the nasty stuff she saw on cash itself, I … [Read more...]

What Would You Do With $100,000?

As far as potential windfalls are concerned, a hundred grand is an interesting amount of money. It's a tidy sum for anyone to be sure, but it's hardly what Powerball jackpots and overnight retirements are made of. So, I want to know, what would you … [Read more...]