Brian Bienkowski’s weekly column profiling the people behind Debt.com’s favorite personal finance blogs. Here’s what makes them tick and why you should read and trust their financial advice.
August 16, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
The debt she accrued wasn’t her fault this time, but it was her responsibility.
August 2, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
She put every extra penny toward her student loans and carefully tracked her spending.
July 26, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Once they relocated, they set their sights on their retirement goals.
July 21, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Women are suffering from student loan debt at a higher rate than men, and this first-person account of drowning in debt shows it.
July 19, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
She started blogging at 16 years old, and a few years later became a full-fledged entrepreneur.
July 14, 2017 | Lance Dollar
Definitions for that and some other political terms you see thrown around a lot these days
July 12, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
They remind the My Family On a Budget writer of his money mistakes.
July 5, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
And he embraced the personal finance community as he paid down debt.
June 28, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
It helped him adjust his lifestyle, pay off more debt and save for an emergency fund.
June 22, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
the law he used to cancel last-minute Obama regulations won’t prevent changes to prepaid cards and other improvements.
June 22, 2017 | Lance Dollar
The Pirates of the Caribbean star is just as reckless in real life
June 21, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
It left the Notorious D.E.B.T. writer and her husband hopelessly in debt — but they’re making a comeback.
June 14, 2017 | Lance Dollar
Net neutrality is a principle saying that all Internet service providers should treat data equally. What happens without a neutral net?
June 14, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
He and his wife decided a retired life on the road meant more to them.
June 7, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
His collection of action figures, games and comics defined him, but he transformed.
May 31, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
It not only helps him stay debt-free, it also protects him.
May 24, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Her financial mess gave her new hope.
May 17, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Sure, it hurts, but he’s been through worse.
May 10, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
In personal finance and her favorite sport.
May 3, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Here’s a hint: It takes stealth and quickness.
April 26, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
And some people still don’t believe him
April 19, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
He prevents young lawyers from trashing their own finances for free
April 12, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
New York City is expensive but he and his wife make it work.
April 5, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
She once relied on welfare. Now she’s a successful personal finance coach.
March 22, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
His neighbors don’t like “flashy” and he fits right in.
March 15, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
It wasn’t hard — all she had to do was blow up her lifestyle.
March 8, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Manual labor stinks, but it certainly helped him think toward the future.
March 1, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Listing priorites and values made a vacation of a lifetime happen.
February 22, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Now that she’s feeling better, she’s also eating and budgeting better.
February 15, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Maybe going green really is worth it.
February 8, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
The words were financially inspiring, but you’ll never guess who said them.
February 1, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
He remains anonymous for a good reason.
January 25, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Here’s how she obsessively tracks every penny — by hand.