Do you earn money outside of your job? Tell me about it

December 29th, 2009

Do you earn money outside your fulltime job? If you earn money on the side as a consultant/freelancer or a side job, please tell me about how you do it. Pick all that apply. Specific occupations You’re a writer who makes over $900 per month. Click here. You’re a programmer/developer who makes over $900 per month. ...

7 lies we tell ourselves about money

December 21st, 2009

See the 7 lies below -- plus a holiday gift at the bottom. 1. "I want to make passive income" I love when people say this because you can tell they have no idea what they're talking about. It's kind of like trying to identify people with bad taste: Just go to the local Hometown Buffett. They're all there. I ...

First preview of The 4-Hour Workweek (newly revised)

December 15th, 2009

Two years ago, I wrote a review of The Four Hour Workweek in a review called, "The book that changed my life in 2 hours." Since then, Tim Ferriss has become a good friend of mine and we've traded strategies on writing, testing, and automation. The updated & expanded edition of his book, The Four Hour Workweek, comes out today. I ...

My first iwillteachyoutoberich staff summit

December 14th, 2009

This week, I've invited 4 I Will Teach You To Be Rich staff members into town to meet for an intense week of finishing a new project, blue-sky brainstorming, and deciding what we want to do on iwillteachyoutoberich in 2010. Five years ago, when I started this site, I never thought I'd be able to fly in a team to ...

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

The Money Diaries: The 27-year-old product designer who tracks her finances a little TOO closely

December 10th, 2009

Today is another post in the Money Diaries series, which is based off New York Magazine’s Sex Diaries. We’ve collected stories from real people about their spending habits over seven days, anonymized them, and posted them here. Today's post is by a 27-year-old woman who lives in San Francisco without a car, and commutes by train to work. ...

Why do immigrants save so much more money than you?

December 06th, 2009

Why has "Raj," an immigrant who's lived in the USA for 10 years, saved $150,000 in cash, while few of us born here would ever be able to do the same? I'm fascinated with the differences in how people around the world spend and save money. Having grown up around a lot of immigrants, I can tell you that ...