Tag Archives: money

10 Questions with The Biglaw Investor

Today is the 65th edition of our guest post series called 10 Questions. It also will be one of the last. Everything must come to an end and 10 Questions will say ‘”Good bye!” near the end of 2016. If you’ve already … Continue reading

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My Philosophy on Money

Someone asked me this recently: What is your philosophy on money? “Oh, that’s easy!” I said. And then it wasn’t so easy. I thought about the question for a while and couldn’t come up with anything. No big deal; sometimes it … Continue reading

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Anti-Rant (again!): Money Buys Happiness

Hey look, two anti-rants in two days. I must be on happy pills or something! Nope, I’m just on FIER*. Everyone has heard self-righteous people say this: Money can’t buy happiness. That is nonsense; money does buy happiness, just not in … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: How did your upbringing affect your relationship with money?

Hi there, Mrs. 1500 back again to ask the Monday morning question. Today, I play Freud and ask about your mother. And father. and how your upbringing affected your relationship with money. But first, let’s go back to last week, … Continue reading

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Thursday Rant: Hypocrites!

I’ve always liked Suze Orman. I read her columns (Costco and the local paper) and have heard her on the radio many times. She gives advice on how people should manage their financial lives and its always pretty good. So … Continue reading

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YouTube your way to massive savings!

Last January, we signed a contract to sell our old home. The buyers had a home inspection done and some of the “findings” were minor plumbing issues. Fine I said, “I’ll take care of it.” I’ve always done this type … Continue reading

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