Personal Finance Challenge #44: The Dave Ramsey Way

There are many ways and methods espoused by different personal finance experts on the best way to live your life and use money for your benefit. In these next two blog posts I am going to talk about two people from two different sides of the spectrum. The first is Dave Ramsey who has probably […]

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The Complete Newbies Guide to the Economy

It’s the economy, stupid! This was the famous campaign slogan that helped put Clinton into office in 1992. If you believe in exit polls and all the other polls out there the economy became the number one issue for the election that put Obama in office. Amazingly similar the times are to 1992. This is […]

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On the Importance of Being Part of a Group

“No man is an island entire of himself.” We sure like to pull things out of context sometimes. We also like to pull people out of context. This quote is pulled out of context. It has a deeper meaning than you probably know. I never knew the full quote until just now and it goes […]

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Personal Finance Challenge #24: Don’t Believe It

There are a lot of debates in the Personal Finance world. Buying a house is better than renting, or renting is better than buying. Cut up your credit cards and never use them again, or use your credit cards wisely and win cash back, free flights, and other prizes. Buying a used car is best. […]

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How To Be Healthy, Wealthy, & Wise…

I recently wrote an article about how Benjamin Franklin was the first personal development blogger… And of course this led me to the idea to write this article… As many of you already know the beginning of Franklin’s quote goes… “early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.” I had […]

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Starting a New Blog @ JeremyMDay.com

In an effort to help keep my writing focused I have decided to start another blog @ http://www.jeremymday.com I started this website to help get my name out there and market myself a bit more as well. To start, I don’t plan on making any major changes to Insight Writer. It has and will always […]

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Michael Jackson’s Legacy

“The evil men do lives after them while the good is oft interred with their bones.” -Marc Antony from Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar First I thought I wouldn’t write about Michael. Then I figured I would wait till the autopsy came out. Just right now I decided it is both worthwhile to write about him and […]

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A Roller Coaster Week

This is my Saturday Rap where I give you my site updates and also deliver the best links I have found on the web for the week. First, the site update… Wow, what a week! I nearly had record highs and record lows this week. It was weird. A couple of my articles got a […]

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Personal Finance Challenge #14: Reap The Rewards

Most of the time we humans tend to focus on what there is to lose more than we focus on what there is to gain. This concept has been proven multiple times in psychological studies. However, if you know this bit of information, doesn’t it seem like you can overcome it? Becoming a master of […]

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The Personal Finance Challenge Series

As I was driving in my car today I was thinking about what “personal finance” means to me, and how I can help other people improve their own personal finances. At the beginning of this year I had high hopes of writing a ton of personal finance content to supplement a future book that combines […]

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