My Guide to Getting Out of Debt With Proven Methods and Smart Ideas

The highly respected and well-regarded financial expert Ray Dalio had published a video back in 2018 about his Principals for Success. What utterly amazed me was how much he says also applies to people trying to get out of debt or dealing with bad debt. I’ve embedded the video above, but here are the key … Read more

Worth a Read – “The Couple in That Horrifying, Viral Personal Finance Diary Is a Sad Indictment of Capitalism”

Jordan Weissmann over at Slate posted this article recently. Weissmann was in somewhat disbelief that the post “Debt: A Love Story” could be a truthful representation of a couples financial condition. “To be entirely honest, I didn’t really believe the Kate and Tom story was real when I first read it. It was just too … Read more

My Wife is Stressed and I’m Feeling Like a Failure and Don’t Know What to Do

Question: Dear Steve, I’m 41 and married with kids, 2 and 5 years old. Home loan and credit cards on hold while we identify affordability. Van unregistered just received penalty notices. 20 years history of spending more than we earn. We’ve got a box of beer at home and chocolate biscuits and now can’t afford … Read more