It would be no exaggeration to say in many areas of professional life, women have it so much tougher. It often feels they have to be seen to be more dogged, cleverer, even more subtle and deferential than their male counterparts. This is as true in the United States as it is in many […]
The following is a guest post about Warren Buffett’s number 1 rule. If interested in submitting a guest post please read my guest post policy and then contact me.
Much of the investment world is focused on how to make money. Buy this amazing stock which will double or triple in 6 months! Follow this trading […]
Thanks for joining me for my third post bashing Dave Ramsey’s principals. OK, so these posts are a bit rude. The truth is, Ramsey has a butt load of followers that follow everything he says religiously. Although without reading between the lines, his plan does seem fundamentally sound.
However, when you consider the fact that […]
To be honest I’m not the type of person that really likes to rag on people and their ideas. So, when I was presented the opportunity to write this series, I was naturally a bit concerned if it was a good idea or not. However, I agreed and wrote the first post based on […]
Have you heard of Dave Ramsey? Of course you have. He’s a well known personal finance expert with a following that I could only dream of. However, I’d also like to point out that the man is absolutely crazy. OK, so maybe I’m being a little harsh, but I think it’s justified. So, today […]
I just started writing for Jeremy and Modest Money a little over a month ago. As I’ve been reading comments and seeing traffic results, I’ve realized that Modest Money has a very large international following. Jeremy lives in Canada, and he gets the upside and downside of “free” healthcare. I live in the US […]
I don’t share much infographics on my blog, but it’s pretty interesting to see how people are spending their money even if it’s not for the country I live in. I’d like to see an infographic like this for Canads or the US. I found one of the more interesting parts was how much […]
The following is a guest post. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my
guest posting policy and then contact me.
When something goes wrong and leads to an injury, you can be forgiven for wondering who’s at fault. Some accidents are caused by simple human error, while others occur for more bizarre reasons. […]
Hello Modest Money readers! My name is Erika, and I run the blog From Shopping to Saving where I talk about personal finance from the perspective of a 24-year-old former shopaholic who struggled with the of idea not filling her shopping cart with expensive regular or sale items. We get deep over there and talk […]
I’m not sure when the average child gets exposed to gambling, but I personally got a fairly young start.
No my parents didn’t drag me to the casinos or horse racing track as a toddler. Instead I took the initiative with getting into gambling on my own.
My Early Adventures With Scratch and Win Tickets
I must’ve […]