Tag Archives: blogging

The Best Moments of My Broken Coin in 2012

This blog was created in 2011. Today, 172 posts and 3,215 comments later, I should admit that a year of blogging was not bad. I am a person who gets very excited about new projects, and usually I dive into new challenges with everything I have. My Broken Coin was no exception. I wrote and commented like crazy, and even… Read more »

Things I Learned About Myself in November

Last month I decided to explore a different realm of writing besides blogging, and I joined NaNoWrimo. I was writing a novel. In one month. Yeah, I know what you are thinking. During this one month I not only attempted to write a novel, I also did some self-analysis, self-exploration and self-beating. As usual, I multitasked. I also re-evaluated my… Read more »

NaNoWriMo: I Am Writing a Novel

If you are wondering what the hell happened to me, you might be surprised to find out that I switched from writing about personal finance to writing fiction. At least for the month of November. I am doing NaNoWriMo, and it is already kicking my butt big time. If your next question is what the hell is NaNoWriMo, you can… Read more »

Why Personal Finance Blogs Became a Cliché

What topics are trending nowadays in the personal finance blogosphere? Let’s see: Steps on how to get out of debt; To pay off debt or save for an emergency; How to save on utilities; What is more efficient a debt snowball or snowflake (would anyone like a snow shovel?) Why saving for retirement is important; How to stick to a… Read more »

Reading Salon and March Blog Update

March was an amazing month. A lot of great things happened to my blog. A lot of great articles surfaced in the blogosphere. Let’s read first! Reading Salon: Favoritism Edition I am going to be really selfish this time and recommend some of my favorites. Why? Because they rock, they inspire, they provoke, and they simply are amazing. Don’t take it personally… Read more »

20 Things Bloggers Should Stop Doing

Corey from Passive Income to Retire decided to help new bloggers. He issued a Beginner Blogger Challenge that is supposed to help beginner bloggers to navigate the world of blogging. Of course I could not resist joining the challenge because I feel that I might be able to help some new bloggers with a good piece of advice. I’ve been… Read more »

Reading Salon and February Blog Update

I have a lot of good articles and exciting blog news to share with you, so without any further ado I proceed to Reading Salon Your Finances Simplified is asking a very important question Hiring A Financial Planner? 5 Good Reasons Why You Should. So Over Debt amazes us not only with her writing ability but with her productivity as… Read more »