The Ultimate Guide to Making Money

Expert advice: Tax breaks on your house

Photo by blmurch A few weeks ago, I offered you the opportunity to ask David Bergstein, professional tax analyst and CPA, your tax questions and a chance to get a free account at CCH CompleteTax. Some of this is pretty technical, but I wanted to get your advanced questions answered, so here are David's answers. * * * "IWTYBR readers posted some excellent ...

Personal finance is not about more willpower

Note: The bottom of this post includes a link to the most detailed public description of my own personal-finance system that I've ever done. How often have you heard this? "If I just try harder, I should be able to save more money..." "Yeah, I know I should max out my 401(k)..." "I know, I spent way too much ...

Saving Tip: Using sub-savings accounts for unexpected expenses

"The real troubles in your life are apt to be things that never crossed your worried mind, the kind that blindside you at 4 pm on some idle Tuesday." -- Kurt Vonnegut I wish we were always smart enough to prepare for flat tires, traffic tickets, coffee spills on our laptops, emergency flights for someone sick in our family, and ...

I Will Teach You To Be Rich is a #1 Amazon bestseller

Yesterday, my new book, I Will Teach You To Be Rich, became a #1 bestseller on Amazon. When I found out, I was doing a live, 8-hour webcast with 1,000+ people on it. For maybe the first time in my life, I was speechless. Then I started yelling. A lot. We also got I Will Teach You To Be ...

My Free Insider's Kit will show you how to earn more money

My new book is out today — I’m giving away 1 Kindle per hour and $5,000!

[Edit]: Congratulations to everyone -- we did it. Check out the details of getting I Will Teach You To Be Rich to #1 on Amazon. I'm delighted to announce the winners of the giveaways here: Winners: 9:00 AM Beth Mathiason of Cottage Grove, MN - Kindle 10:00 AM Paul Colvin of Happy Valley, OR - Kindle 10:00 ...

8 questions about the book launch on Monday

Q: So what's up with your book launch on Monday? A: What a great question!! My book is launching (Amazon / B&N). Starting at 7am there will be some ridiculous stuff going on, so come back and check ASAP. Q: How much of that Suze Orman Saga is true? A: At least 25% Q: What happens on the launch week ...