Questions About Taxes, Work Lunches, Books, Cold Basements, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Book buying habit 2. Lifestyle inflation and workplace lunches 3. Spending in line with values 4. Why did taxes change? 5. Research materials … Read moreQuestions About Taxes, Work Lunches, Books, Cold Basements, and More!

Questions About HELOCs, Vegetables, Old Papers, Scams, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Is HELOC the best option? 2. UTMA and UGMA 3. Second job or career advancement? 4. Buying scissors 5. Fresh vegetables and grocery … Read moreQuestions About HELOCs, Vegetables, Old Papers, Scams, and More!

Questions About Fuel Efficiency, Savings Bonds, Materialism, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Trading up for fuel efficiency 2. Average age of credit accounts 3. Switching to one vehicle 4. Found this great stock! 5. Canadian … Read moreQuestions About Fuel Efficiency, Savings Bonds, Materialism, and More!

Questions About Weddings, Roth IRAs, Shoes, Blankets, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Thoughts on caring for parents 2. Wedding question, part one 3. Wedding question, part two 4. Starbucks Visa 5. Books on home buying … Read moreQuestions About Weddings, Roth IRAs, Shoes, Blankets, and More!

Questions About Dollar Cost Averaging, Bone Broth, TaxAct, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Unknown banks 2. Roth conversion with low income 3. Bone broth and stock? 4. TaxAct basic version question 5. Credit card with bad … Read moreQuestions About Dollar Cost Averaging, Bone Broth, TaxAct, and More!

Questions About Tax Brackets, Compound Interest, Warehouse Clubs, Stamps, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Losing faith 2. Thoughts on simple investment strategy 3. Tax bracket question 4. Compound interest question 5. Costco versus Sam’s Club 6. Question … Read moreQuestions About Tax Brackets, Compound Interest, Warehouse Clubs, Stamps, and More!

Questions About the Shutdown, Piano Lessons, Teenage Earnings, Stand Mixers, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Prepping for shutdown #1 2. Are piano lessons worth it? 3. Which loan first? 4. Prepping for shutdown #2 5. Investing teenage earnings … Read moreQuestions About the Shutdown, Piano Lessons, Teenage Earnings, Stand Mixers, and More!

Questions About Bicycles, Family Debts, iPads, Used Textbooks, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Upset about stock advice 2. Bicycle recommendation 3. Family debts after holidays 4. Standing desk update 5. Using iPad for work purposes 6. … Read moreQuestions About Bicycles, Family Debts, iPads, Used Textbooks, and More!

Questions About Autographs, 401(k) Contributions, Trusted Financial Advice, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Pulled out in a panic 2. Collection of old autographs 3. Saving enough for retirement? 4. Trusting bloggers for financial advice 5. The … Read moreQuestions About Autographs, 401(k) Contributions, Trusted Financial Advice, and More!

Questions About Crowdlending, Prayer, Christmas Trees, Chess, Beans, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Investing for child’s future 2. Crowdlending investments 3. Shorter workweek thoughts? 4. Struggling to improve at work 5. Last minute holiday gifts 6. … Read moreQuestions About Crowdlending, Prayer, Christmas Trees, Chess, Beans, and More!