What's the 2018 Equivalent of Balancing Your Checkbook?

Used to be, you’d sit down once a month with your bank statement, receipts and check register, and make sure all of your deposits and withdrawals lined up.It was a simpler time, before...

How to Project Confidence in a Job Interview

Now that you’ve polished your resume and practiced inflating your ego a bit, you’re ready to nail your job interview. You likely have answers prepared to the most common questions, and maybe even...

How to be happy and lead a meaningful life

Overcoming fear is one part of living life without regret. You do that by being open to new people and new experiences, and by acting even when you’re afraid. Another aspect of a...

How to Decode Your Financial Aid Letters

Congrats, grad! If you’ve received a financial aid letter from a prospective undergraduate or graduate program, that means you filled out the FAFSA correctly—no easy feat—and you’re on your way to accomplishing your...

You Have an Extra Day to File Your Taxes After IRS Website Crash

Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesCongrats procrastinators, you have an extra day to file your taxes this year thanks to a well-timed crash on the IRS’s “Direct Pay” page. Throughout tax day, last-minute filers...

How to build confidence and destroy fear

My mission at Get Rich Slowly is to help readers achieve personal and financial freedom. I want to help you master your money and your life. Generally speaking, we focus almost exclusively on the...

List Measurable Accomplishments on Your Resume, Not Just Responsibilities

Image: Lukas from PexelsSimply listing your past job responsibilities on your resume is about as helpful for a hiring manager as noting you’re proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. These days, employers expect...

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage or Invest Your Extra Money?

Each Monday we’re tackling one of your pressing personal finance questions by asking a handful of money experts for their advice. If you have a general question or money concern, or just want...

How to find your purpose in life: 12 powerful exercises to help you discover...

Happy blogiversary! Twelve years ago today, I launched a humble little blog about personal finance — this blog, Get Rich Slowly. It was meant as a way for me to share the things...

How Your Spouse's Student Loans Affect You

Millennials are putting off marriage, have you heard? And while some talking heads would have you believe smart phones and video games are largely to blame, I’d posit it’s more likely a consequence...

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