I hate this song: “If I was a rich girl…”

FYI this song is horrible: Rich Girl By Gwen StefaniIf I was a rich girl (na, na....) See, I'd have all the money in the world, if I was a wealthy girl No man could test me, impress me, my cash flow would never ever end Cause I'd have all the money in the world, if I was a wealthy ...

Great customer experience: Apple

God I love some companies. I'm going to start this as a regular feature, where I feature good companies and horrible ones. Here's the first: Apple gave me a great customer experience (and something free) when I called them today. (more…)

WSJ: Teaching your kids about money

Ever wonder how to raise your kids if you have money? Here's tomorrow's WSJ personal-finance article--and a question for you. (more…)

One step closer to a free flight: How to negotiate with airlines

I fly to New York pretty often and I almost always take JetBlue. On top of being cheap and having a great customer experience, you get bonus points for booking online that translate into a free flight pretty soon. But I had a problem with my flight points last time. Here's how I got it fixed. (more…)

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How mutual funds make tons of money for themselves, not you

Just because mutual funds are popular doesn't mean they're the right choice for everyone. In fact, there's a lot of trickery surrounding the entire industry. (more…)

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Things I treat as investments, not spending

A lot of people are really cheap. They'd rather not spend $1 than spend $1 knowing they'll make $5 back. That's not smart. On the other hand, smart people know they should treat certain expenses as investments, not discretionary spending. Another way to look at is that it's ok (even preferred) to spend money on anything where you'll make a ...