My favorite posts of 2012

2012 was my best year yet. I moved beyond just writing about personal finance and even earning more, and turned to finding a Dream Job to live a rich life. I launched more courses, wrote more material (mostly for my email list), told more ridiculous jokes, and helped more students negotiate raises, start to invest, earn more, and overall live ...

Discounting, bullying and my very own internet meme

Each day, I post short insights on http://twitter.com/ramit about psychology, testing, personal finance, investing, the best links I’ve found, and stupid people. You won’t find these on my blog. Here are a few of my favorite recent tweets: [tweet https://twitter.com/ramit/status/278583933682200576] [tweet https://twitter.com/ramit/status/276790643253198848] [tweet https://twitter....

“I did all the right things… and look how it turned out”

Imagine someone who “did all the right things” their whole life. They... Studied hard and went to a good school Got a good job Met a nice girl/guy and got married Had 2 kids and bought a house Saved some money as they grew older Now, truthfully, for a lot of people, this works out pretty well. It’s ...

What you missed: New material on negotiating your salary

I love that I launched about 7 new courses in 2012, and never mentioned them on this blog. If you don’t subscribe to my email list, you have no idea about the biggest things I’ve been working on this year. And that makes me happy. Not just because I’m slightly vindictive against the people who read my ...

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How to create new habits (with Charles Duhigg)

The good thing about having a bad memory is I can read a book...then 3 months later, read it again and it’s all new to me. Amazing! This is why, when I was a kid, I read every book in our house at least 3 times -- including the ENTIRE series of my sisters’ books, Sweet Valley High, ...