Money talk for Americans.
Answers to “Ask Sherry Anything!” on how to ask for a percentage of your contract upfront & what I do for a living.
Here you go! An American (John Green) with the facts about American healthcare versus global healthcare and it surprisingly comes down to negotiation……
NEW TO ALL OF THIS PERSONAL FINANCE STUFF? I wrote a beginner’s investing and money guide here with a Canadian slant. ON TO THE BOOKS! I’ve […]
Then check out this chart by Expatistan: And just because I’m a geek, here are some highlights / points: Canada debuts with Toronto at #32 […]
Many thanks to reader Matthew from my post “Let’s give generous rich folks a break, OK” for directing me to this video! QUICK FACTS FROM […]
Poor versus the Middle Class and the Rich infographic. It goes without saying that 5% of a budget varies greatly, so here are some numbers […]
Median. Not on average. Via Planet Money Note on Income and Benefits: The income part of the data excludes dividends, capital gains and income from […]
$534. That’s what the IRS in 2011 thinks you can live on as a single person without including the cost of housing: Source: Mental Floss, […]
Fantastic post over at NPR about where Americans spend their money. They took all the data and created these two crystal clear graphs: WHAT AMERICANS SPEND […]
I am a wealth-obsessed, style-focused, minimalist.
I got out of $60,000 of debt in 18 months with The Budgeting Tool which I now sell online and donate its net proceeds to charity.
I earn like a princess on average $20,000 a month when I work but am trying hard to live like a pauper by not spending all of it.
The rest of the time I relax and enjoy the time off by traveling, although traveling has been on hold lately with the arrival of Baby Bun, my rambunctious, ever-hungry toddler.