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Every Friday, J. Money of Rockstar Finance rounds up some of his favorite personal finance articles from the blogs for us. If you've been looking for great personal finance blogs to follow or are interested in non-mainstream money articles, look no further. Rockstar Finance is the online museum of the best personal finance articles on the web, so they know what's good!
J. Money's Best of the Blogs (9/8/17)
“A deep-dive into the most recommended, and overrated, finance books after polling over 200 bloggers in the space. Plus the launch of our new Book Directory and other insight from our in-depth reporting this month!”
2. How The Mob Influenced My Asset Allocation by The Financial Journeyman
“Some might say that Peer-to-Peer Lending (P2P) helps people who do not have the credit to get a traditional loan from a bank… In my opinion, it is not altruistic for an individual to loan money to other people and charge them a high interest rate.”
3. Confessions of a Former Purse Addict by Millennial Revolution
“Shopping is the EASIEST way to get that dopamine hit. Because all you need to do is pull out your wallet. You didn’t need to struggle by cooking the food, courting a partner, or overcoming hardships to accomplish anything.”
4. A Daily Commitment to Excellence by Trent Hamm
“I put a reminder in my phone to remind me of this commitment to excellence. It’ll go off four or five times today, reminding me of what I’m shooting for.”
5. Create a Stupid Mistakes Fund for Your Stupid Mistakes by Financial Panther
“You’re going to make stupid mistakes – that’s a guarantee. You might as well pay yourself a little money each month so that you can cover those stupid mistakes when they happen.”