While I didn’t hit my financial goals for 2014, I still had a very great year! Today I’m looking at 2014 in review via this awesome personal finance blog and the posts I published this year.
10 Most Popular Posts in 2014
These were the most popular posts of this year, visited the most often by you all!
- 20 Things Rich People Do Every Day
Things rich people do every day that you might not be doing. Learn from the best to find out what you should be doing too!
- Books To Read When Getting Out Of Debt
These books will guide you in getting out of debt and getting your personal finances under control.
- 50 Things To Do Instead of Spending Money
Instead of spending money to have fun, try some of these cheap and free ideas to entertain yourself!
- 13 Cool Money Clips
This list of nifty money clips is very useful if you are searching for your own way to carry money or a gift for a loved one.
- How to Save Money On Groceries
Grocery bills continue rising for everyone but there are ways to save money on your monthly grocery bill.
- Inexpensive Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
Holidays can be expensive, especially Valentine’s Day! Save money but still love on your sweetheart but using these inexpensive gift ideas.
- Great Christmas Gift Ideas Under $10
Keep your Christmas gift spending under control by utilizing these gift ideas under $10.
- Habits of the Wealthiest People
Studying the habits of the wealthiest people in the world can help you develop your own habits to build wealth.
- Do You Get Jealous of High Salaries?
It’s natural to be somewhere jealous of people who make a lot of money when you don’t. Is this something you struggle with? It seems like a lot of people do.
- Opening A Roth IRA with Scottrade (Scottrade Review)
Scottrade is one of my favorite financial companies and this review on opening a Roth IRA with them was highly viewed this year.
My Favorite Posts in 2014
These were my personal favorite posts of the year. They might not have been the most popular, but I enjoyed writing them!
- What to do When You Lose Your Job
Losing my job this year was really disappointing, but I knew what to do and was able to share this knowledge with others who may be out of a job.
- Best Books to Read During Unemployment
Instead of getting lazy during unemployment you can read these useful books and use the time to get ahead.
- Best Baby Shower Gift: Cute Piggy Bank!
I attend a lot of baby showers so I give a lot of baby shower gifts. My absolute favorite thing to give is a cute piggy bank that matches the nursery.
- What It Costs To Live The American Dream
Sharing and dissecting what it costs to live the “American Dream” was a fun exercise for me in deciding what my own personal American Dream is.
- Wants vs. Needs: Deciding What To Cut From Your Budget
Determining my wants versus my needs was a really useful exercise. It helped me cut my budget and narrow down my expenses.
- The Secret Luxury of Amazon
Did you know Amazon sells some super high end luxury products? I didn’t either but it’s true! You can drop tens of thousands of dollars on certain items.
- 7 Rules for Second Hand Thrift Shopping
I love thrift shopping but I have a very specific set of rules for how I second hand shop. I shared those thrift shopping rules this year for anyone else who might want to save money while building a better wardrobe.
- How to Save in Your 20s and 30s
Saving money in your 20s and 30s is very doable and I shared ways to make it happen.
- ReadyForZero Review
ReadyForZero is one of my favorite personal finance tools to help people get out of debt. I recommend it often for people in debt if they need a plan and reviewed it here on the blog.
- 10 Best Personal Finance Books
Sharing the best personal finance books was one of my favorite things to do this year. If you can’t tell, I really love writing about books because I love reading!
Those are the most popular and my personal favorite posts from the blog this year. I’m so excited to continue creating great personal finance content about saving, spending, debt, and more in 2015!