The Complete Guide to Choosing (or Building) the Perfect Standing Desk

Standing desks are popular, but choosing a good one is no easy task. You could go with a motorized, whole desk replacement, or DIY a simple solution. You could even buy an adjustable attachment to go on top of your existing desk. Let’s talk about what you may need in a standing desk, what you […]

10 Money Mistakes Most 20‑Somethings Make – The Simple Dollar

No. 4: Buying New Cars … and Thinking It Matters According to USA Today, the average price of a new car surged to more than $30,000 in recent years. But when you’re a 20-something, you don’t really care. You might do or say nearly anything to justify the purchase, telling yourself things like, “Everyone has […]

6 Lies That Broke People Believe – The Frugal FarmerThe Frugal Farmer

Lie #6: Becoming Financially Successful Will Take Too Much Time/Be Too Much Work.  It’s not an easy task, going from a broke lifestyle to a financially secure lifestyle.  It takes time: time to educate yourself, time to implement changes in how you manage your money, and time to learn how to live like a person […]

Reviving Blue Collar Work: How to Start a Career in the Trades | The Art of Manliness

After graduating high school, most tradesmen will attend some sort of schooling for a year or two, be it a community college or technical school. Community college is in many ways just a pared down version of a 4-year liberal arts school. You’ll get training in a specific field, but also often be required to […]

Investment from the Inside Out – The Simple Dollar

“When we talk about investments on a personal finance site, we’re usually discussing things that you can buy for a certain amount of money that will, in theory, provide a return on that money. Stocks, bonds, real estate, porkbelly futures – you get the idea. Such investments are a valuable thing to know about, of […]