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Intuit Releases Quicken Online Mobile iPhone App

In last week's list of 15 top financial iPhone apps, I lamented the absence of a Quicken Online application. Just one week later, my prayers have been answered. Last Thursday, Intuit released an iPhone app version of the free Quicken Online budgeting … [Read more...]

Outright: Awesomely Simple Online Accounting

I recently started using Outright to record the income and expenses for my blogging "business". In a word, I'm blown away! As a budding entrepreneur, Outright provides everything I need to track income, expenses, and taxes, but nothing I don't. … [Read more...]

Five Second Summaries of Five Top Personal Finance Books

Check the personal finance section of your local bookstore, and you’ll find it’s brimming with hundreds of titles guaranteeing to help you get out of debt, get rich on your current salary, or beat the stock market. Truth is, most are regurgitating the … [Read more...]

Quicken Online is Now Free

Quicken Online, an online budgeting tool based upon the popular personal finance software, is now competely free. … [Read more...]

Review of the College Grad Money Guide

Jim over at Blueprint for Financial Prosperity recently announced a free e-book called the College Grad Money Guide. Since the e-book's topic is right up my alley, I had to take a look. … [Read more...]

Organize Receipts with Shoeboxed: A Closer Look at

I’ve had a lot of fun following start-up Shoeboxed, the service that lets you organize receipts electronically and mail-in receipts to be scanned. I just signed up for the service and can’t wait to get started with them to help me keep track of my bus … [Read more...] Receipt Organization a la Netflix

It seems like only a year ago I was lamenting the absence of innovative web-based personal budgeting tools. Today we have and, and even Quicken has launched an online budgeting product. While these sites are all long overdue ways … [Read more...]

A Million Bucks by 30 by Alan Corey Book Review

So, you think you want to be filthy rich? Thirty year-old Alan Corey had the same dream, and in his new book, A Million Bucks by 30, he explains exactly how he went from average Joe to a millionaire before his thirtieth birthday. … [Read more...]

Book Review: The 4-Hour Workweek

I just read The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich on a recent flight. The author, Timothy Ferriss, is the kind of guy average people love to hate. So why are we snatching up his book like it's the cure for cancer? … [Read more...]

Mvelopes Review: Personal Budgeting Software

If you have decided to start a personal budget or want to follow your budget more faithfully, perhaps you’re considering software to help get the job done. Mvelopes Personal, by software developer In2M, is one of three major choices for personal f … [Read more...]