Email rant: “It’s not buying a home”

From my old college roommate JRK: "As you continue to move on towards full-on personal finance guru status, may I make one request: Never, ever use the phrase "buying a home." (more…)

Ramit: low maintenance

My birthday is on Thursday and I have a simple request: Lunch with Warren Buffett Current bid on Ebay: $250,100 I'm such a simple man!!!

Random links for your Friday–and what’s coming up

Dear lord raising a baby is expensive. Mad Anthony writes on the elasticity of gas prices, which made me think about my own budgeting. Money lessons from Dad. My favorite is #1. First-hand account of how women are discriminated against when buying a car. Ok, I have a few things coming up on here. First, I'm writing an article on ...

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Price discrimination can be awesome

I love Tyler's post over at Marginal Revolution: Price discrimination, Brazilian style

A big fear I have of this site

Writing this site is a lot of fun for me. I get to go around, meet interesting people, and make fun of things. I once got a free lunch. But still, I'm not sure it makes a big difference. (more…)