automating-your-finances

Ramit’s 12-minute guide to automating your accounts (video)

This is an oldie but goodie, and one of the most important videos I've posted in my 100+ YouTube videos. In this 12-minute video, I show you how to set up your bulletproof personal-finance system to automate your accounts. [embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tE1s4Eg6SCE[/embed] I cover the entire system in extreme detail in my personal finance ...

The Briefcase Technique — to earn thousands of dollars

Most people are terrible at negotiating their salary. They leave over $1 million on the table because they’re afraid of saying the wrong thing. And they worry that it’s not possible to negotiate “in this economy.” Wrong. You can negotiate your salary — even now. A single conversation can be worth $10,000 to you. (And it's not just ...

Behind the scenes: I was on the Today Show last week

I flew to New York last week to appear on the Today Show. Here's the clip: [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BC5No51fBdo[/embed] Interesting things to note: Green rooms are the best places to meet people. I walked in and Maya Angelou was sitting there. In hair/makeup, Marissa Mayer and a bunch of other interesting people were ...

Live webcast tonight: Psychology techniques + live answers to your questions

The webcast is over Tonight (Thursday, 11/5), I'm doing a live webcast to show you 5 psychological techniques to change your financial behavior. You're learn how to trick yourself to save and earn more using powerful techniques I haven't mentioned anywhere else. After showing you the new psychological models, I'll do a Lightning Talk to answer YOUR questions. I'll ...

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

Negotiate Like an Indian: I taught my friend how to negotiate an $8,000 salary increase

What would you do to get an $8,000 raise? I taught my friend how to negotiate an $8,000 increase in salary and a 50% boost in equity in 4 hours. And this was after she's committed the cardinal sin of negotiating: revealing what her salary expectations were. This is the kind of thing we all know we "should" ...

Have a mortgage? Save $71,000 in interest payments

I've been hammering on the idea of focusing on the big wins instead of worrying about $3 lattes here and there. It's far better to focus on cutting 25% off the two biggest areas of your spending than to worry about saving 5% on 50 things. Any time you make a major purchase, there is a huge amount of money ...