My 3 Best Articles in April

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  1. Impact economics, which focuses on economics and policy

1. The 10 Commandments of FIRE

This article was a lot of fun to write. I have spent several years learning all I can about the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) movement. If you are unfamiliar with the concept, the oversimplified explanation of FIRE is to live below your means, invest as much as possible until your passive income can cover your living expenses.

2. 24-Year-old Making $61,000 Feeling Depressed about Finances

As a personal finance nerd, it’s fun when someone is willing to share their entire financial situation and seek input from the internet. That is what this 24-year old did when he went to Reddit to ask for input on how he could feel less stressed about money.

3. How to Save a Life-Changing Amount of Money

I love when research firms poll the general public and ask interesting money questions. A recent poll found that the average American considers $19,800 to be a “life-changing” amount of money.

Economic policy wonk by day. Personal finance writer by night. I write about investing, debt, and all things related to money. Editor of Making of a Millionaire

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