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A Personal Finance Thriller Modest Money10 Comments

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For the last six months or so I have been working on my first novel, a personal finance thriller entitled Cream City Hustle. While there are financial thrillers out there, it is a fairly small genre. I’m not even certain that a would be sub-genre, personal finance thrillers, has any entrants. If so, it has to be a minute number.

While I enjoy running my blog, RetirementSavvy.net, I was looking for a different way to be more creative and communicate with those interested in personal finance; something different from the blog or my first book, RENDEZVOUS WITH RETIREMENT: A Guide to Getting Fiscally Fit, a non-fiction ‘how to’ book on preparing for retirement.

The idea behind the book was simple; communicate personal finance concepts and ideas within the framework of a fictional thriller.
The execution was more difficult. I wanted to avoid simply ‘plugging’ personal finance concepts and practices  into a story. I wanted to share them is such a way that they fit naturally into the story and are easily absorbed by the reader as the tale unfolds. Taking on the challenge intrigued me.

The story’s protagonist, 20…

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By : Adam | 16 Oct 2014
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How to Get a Good Financial Start in Life

By : Adam | 6 Oct 2014

The following is a guest post about getting a good financial start in life. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest post policy and then contact me. I’m in a pretty comfortable financial position. I’m not rich, but I definitely don’t …

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When Buying Daily Deals Makes Sense (and Cents!)

By : Adam | 10 Apr 2014

The following is a guest Buying daily meals. If interested in submitting a guest post please read my guest post policy and then contact me. During the recession, daily deals represented a smart way to experience all of life’s pleasures at a significant discount. Hoping …

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10 Ways to Improve Your Personal Finances

By : Adam | 4 Apr 2014

The following is a guest post about personal finances. If interested in submitting a guest post please read my guest post policy and then contact me. Americans are struggling financially. Wages are stagnant, consumer spending is down, decent jobs are hard to find, and gas and …

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The Importance of Vocabulary

By : Adam | 5 Feb 2014

The following is a guest post about the importance of vocabulary. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest post policy and then contact me. Imagine one day you talk with a friend who says, “I think I’m going to be successful.” …

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Personal Finance – Your Guide to a Better Future

By : Adam | 4 Apr 2012

The following is a guest post by Jonny of financewand.com It is very important that you take the finest investment decisions for yourself as well as your family so that you can secure your present as well as your future. Forget what you have done …

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February Blog Carnivals and Feature Blogposts

By : Jeremy Biberdorf | 22 Feb 2012

Well I was planning on spacing out these blog update posts more, but it looks like it will a more regular feature here. In the short time of running this blog I’ve just met too many great bloggers and discovered so many awesome blogs. I’d …

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