The Simple Dollar: How One Man Wiped Out His Debts and Achieved the Life of His Dreams (Google eBook)
Struggling with debt?
Frustrated about work?
Just not satisfied with life?
The Simple Dollar can change your life.
Trent Hamm found himself drowning in consumer debt, working in a job he couldn’t stand… and figured out how to escape that debt and build the fulfilling career he’d always dreamt about, all at the same time.
Hamm shared his experiences at TheSimpleDollar.com—and built it into one of America’s top personal finance websites. Now, The Simple Dollar is a book: packed with practical tips, tools, and lessons you can use to transform your life, too.
This isn’t just “another” personal finance book: it’s profoundly motivating, empowering, practical, and 100% grounded in today’s American realities. Trent Hamm will show you how to rewrite the rules, creating healthier relationships with money… and with your loved ones, too. With his help, you can get out of debt, start moving forward, and build the strong personal community that offers true happiness—no matter what happens to the economy.
· Escape the plastic prison, and stop running to stand still
5 simple steps to eliminate credit card debt… and 5 more to start moving forward
· Shift your life’s balance towards more positive, stronger relationships
Learn how to put the golden rule to work for you
· Discover the power of goals in a random world
Then, learn how to overcome inertia, and transform goals into reality
· Navigate the treacherous boundaries between love and money
Move towards deeper communication, greater honesty, and more courage
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Review: The Simple Dollar: How One Man Wiped Out His Debts and Achieved the Life of His DreamsUser Review - Loren - Goodreads
This wandering book covers finances, parenting, career planning, self-help, and the author's biography. It doesn't really plow new ground, but is a compilation of advice from a variety of sources ... Read full review
Review: The Simple Dollar: How One Man Wiped Out His Debts and Achieved the Life of His DreamsUser Review - Anna Scholes - Goodreads
Although the information presented here is usually good it was rather dry and repetitive. I was also, based on the title, hoping for more of a memoir rather than very brief random vignettes from his life presented throughout a book which is otherwise just self-help/personal finance info. Read full review
Chapter 1 Prison Made of Plastic
Chapter 2 Whats Missing?
Chapter 3 A Visit from the Black Swan
Chapter 4 The Power of Goals in a Random World
Chapter 5 Running to Stand Still
Chapter 6 With or Without You
Chapter 7 Minding the Gap
Chapter 8 Frugality as Framework
Chapter 12 Managing the Gap
Chapter 13 The PersonalFinancial Boundary
Chapter 14 Recasting Retirement
Chapter 15 The New Path to Adulthood
Chapter 16 The Power of Giving
Chapter 17 Holding You Back
Chapter 18 Original of the Species
Chapter 19 11 OClock Tick Tock