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The Simple Dollar

By Trent Hamm

Ask the Readers: Pay Down Debt or Save for Retirement?

Personal finance is filled with tough decisions.

Workspace of the Week: Spring Green

This week’s Workspace of the Week is Since76’s serene green home office:

Productivity v. Ingenuity

Written on 5/09/2008 by Marelisa Fabrega, Founder and CEO of marelisa-online.com and blogger at Abund

Thinking Can Ruin Your Life

If you are reading this you probably think about life more than the “Average Joe


We need a peaceful revolution in thinking and living.

Linkswitch Mashup

Ahoy all ye tanned inhabitants of Australia or its surrounding areas: Freelance Switch sister-site FlashDEN is

Freelance Radio, Episode 14: Go Patriots!

The fourteenth episode of Freelance Radio, the official FreelanceSwitch podcast, is now available!

Five Ways to Cope When Your Child Returns to the Nest

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Alex Blackwell, who writes about creating success and happiness for the rest of your life at Th

When One Rate Does Not Fit All: Negotiating With Clients that Want All-in-One Fees

I had a client meeting this morning. This means I tossed on my best khakis, grabbed my portfolio and darted out the door feeling the rush of new business possibilities.

Born to Buy: Decommercializing Childhood

This is the seventeenth discussion in a “book club” series on Born to Buy by Juliet Schor, which

A Glimpse at the Spending of the Average American

On Saturday, The New York Times published a brilliant chart illustrating the spending of the a

Thinking about happiness and love.

A thoughtful reader emailed me a link to the blog Dream Mom.