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(Pics from NYC) 41 No How to use credit cards to rebuild credit 41 No Choosing a career: 2 underused techniques 41 Yes Introducing the 3-Week Dream Job Boot Camp 42 Yes SMART Objectives: Good Goals vs. Bad Goals 42 No It’s my birthday — Will you do me a favor? 42 No Your idea isn’t good enough to keep secret 42 No How to network even if you hate networking 42 No The psychology of making huge career jumps 42 No Psychological tactics to earn more (video) 42 No 42 money-making side hustle ideas for 2018 42 Yes “I get paid to do this?!” (New free ebook) 42 No How to start on your bucket list this year 42 No “Ugh, why don’t fat people just eat less?” 42 No What’s one money message you grew up with? 42 No How I got paid $20/hour during high school 42 Yes This is a really weird thing that people do 43 No The article everyone is talking about today 43 No Tip #2: Turn your thermostat down 3 degrees 43 Yes Earn more money using your God-given skills 43 No Sometimes, you just need to make more money 43 No The best time of year to buy a car for 2018 43 Yes Use this whenever you call customer service 43 No What To Do Once You’ve Found Your Dream Job 43 No Don’t Quit Without Asking For What You Want 43 No The worst mistake when trying to earn more… 43 No Analysis: 7 readers who saved over $100,000 43 Yes Where should you invest your first million? 43 No Recap of the 3-week course on earning money 43 Yes I don’t have any secrets about getting rich 43 No 5 surprising insights on earning more money 43 Yes Announcing Negotiate It: Ramit’s iPhone App 43 No Sample: The 4-Hour Body: From Geek to Freak 43 Yes Wednesday Workout: Testing your assumptions 43 No 6 easy ways to make your money work for you 43 Yes 6 elements of a 6-figure freelance contract 43 Yes Why my resume got me a job offer at Google 43 No Friday Entrepreneurs: Premal Shah, Kiva.org 43 No How I got $100,000+ in college scholarships 43 Yes The truth behind credit card interest rates 43 No What happens when women earn more than men? 43 No Watch me “tear down” students’ social skills 44 No 7 income producing assets to invest in today 44 Yes Friday Entrepreneurs: Aaron Foss, WingDipper 44 No 3 creative writing careers that actually pay 44 Yes 3 systems to find your freelance hourly rate 44 Yes Psychology of Money: The Last Mile of Saving 44 No How to give advice that people actually take 44 No “You just need to get started” is bad advice 44 No Personal finance is not about more willpower 44 No Best money market rates and accounts of 2018 44 Yes How I use mental accounting for world travel 44 No Save money by comparing auto insurance rates 44 No Who controls the money in your relationship? 44 No Step #1 To Getting Rich: Know What You Spend 44 Yes 10-year-olds are too coddled in this country 44 Yes I’m paying your rent or mortgage for a month 44 No 10 invisible scripts that have influenced me 44 Yes “I don’t worry about money any more. I’m 23” 44 Yes Examples of spending on the things you LOVE? 44 No How to ask for payment politely (and firmly) 44 No What to say when you meet someone you admire 44 No Tax-loss harvesting: How to offset your taxes 45 No Win two roundtrip tickets anywhere in the USA 45 No Behind the scenes of a psychological campaign 45 No How to improve your credit score in 4 systems 45 Yes Your parents are delusional about tax refunds 45 No Dumb: “Don’t invest; you can’t beat the pros” 45 No Surprising insight about high-school reunions 45 No Credit hacks dissected: Do these really work? 45 No Money habits and secrets of the ultra-wealthy 45 No Most generous thing I’ve heard in a long time 45 No Tip #26: Gardener? Cleaning lady? DIY instead 45 Yes IWillTeachYouToBeRich turns 2 years old today 45 Yes Starting Down the Real Estate Investment Path 45 No 3 counterintuitive secrets about earning more 45 Yes How to Master the Habits of Successful People 45 No What do you NOT care about spending money on? 45 No Will I raise my future kids as spoiled brats? 45 No The psychology of buying high and selling low 45 No Here, let me just tell you how much you spend 45 No How to dispute credit card charges in 3 steps 45 Yes Let’s get serious: Wealthy people are not evil 46 No The fascinating psychology of master comedians 46 No How this guy can get people to read his emails 46 No 401(k): The single best way to grow your money 46 Yes Tip #16: Cancel any large purchases this month 46 Yes Why successful people don’t want to mentor you 46 No How to create new habits (with Charles Duhigg) 46 No How we create effective meeting agendas at IWT 46 No I’m back from vacation, some links I’m reading 46 No 2 Common Traps to Avoid When Choosing a Career 46 Yes The Dream Job Elite Program — How to afford it 46 No Letting your parents manage your money is dumb 46 No Hybrid cars don’t save you money. 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And how do I stop being lazy? 52 No Student loans and financial aid: How to save $23,000 52 Yes Book Review: Rich Dad, Poor Dad (this books irks me) 52 No Want a virtual assistant? Get one, FREE, for a year. 52 No Why you’re good at giving advice (& bad at taking it) 53 No Code words: Why we don’t work out or handle our money 53 No “Follow Your Passion” is bad advice. Do this instead… 53 No How to get an internship with the “Truffle Principle” 53 No I Will Teach You To Be Rich is a #1 Amazon bestseller 53 Yes My readers told me their #1 goal. Then I followed up. 53 Yes Most people in debt don’t even know how much they owe 53 No How I got my credit scores and credit report for free 53 No How I spent over $50,000 on luxury services last year 53 Yes My definitive guide to working from home — yours free 53 No Thought provoking questions to start any conversation 53 No Stealth wealth: Why this millionaire hides his riches 53 No Dealing with anxiety: How to stop feeling overwhelmed 53 No Case Study: How Ann quit her job to do what she loves 53 No How I use beta tests to rapidly optimize new products 53 No Tip #12: How I’m saving $2,000+ on eating out in 2009 53 Yes How to cold email a VIP (and actually get a response) 53 No How to pay off student loans without thinking about it 54 No The Briefcase Technique — to earn thousands of dollars 54 No I deleted a 2,000 word mega-post to write this instead 54 Yes The Freelance Diaries: The Caffeinated Project Manager 54 No How to work smarter, not harder — with Jermaine Griggs 54 No The surprising insights going from $20/hr to $3,000/hr 54 Yes How to craft perfect answers to any interview question 54 No How to travel cheaply (with advice from pro travelers) 54 No Your Financial Makeover, Step #2: Budgeting and Saving 54 Yes Find out how much car you can afford with 20/4/10 rule 54 Yes Tip #22: Analyze your progress in the 30 Day Challenge 54 Yes When should you talk about finances in a relationship? 54 No How to check your credit score and what to do about it 54 No 4 examples of herd mentality (and what to do about it) 54 Yes How to become a copywriter (even with zero experience) 54 No When did you realize your money situation had changed? 54 No Tip #4: Involve your friends in your savings challenge 54 Yes Cost vs. value: the $71,000 conference that’s a bargain 55 Yes Volkswagen targets stupid people, tries to rip them off 55 No Ask Ramit: How do you practice improving social skills? 55 No Automation: Add a “Stupid Mistakes” sub-savings account 55 No How a beggar in Grenada uses data to optimize donations 55 No Homeowners are taking the risky route and I am confused 55 No Credit rating scale: How to get an amazing credit score 55 No The surprising math of a dream vacation (with examples) 55 No Look what happens when you try to help the wrong people 55 No Finding balance: How high-powered women can have it all 55 No Why you should be happy to get a tax refund, not guilty 55 No Back to Basics: Lessons from The Richest Man in Babylon 55 No The companies that know us better than we know ourselves 56 No How to create explosive growth in all areas of your life 56 No What do you want to read about on iwillteachyoutoberich? 56 No Be the Expert: What would you tell this novice investor? 56 No How to charge money for something you love to do [VIDEO] 56 No Case Study: How Melanie jumped from $10/hour to $40/hour 56 Yes How to get unstuck (new 1-hour mini-course with BJ Fogg) 56 Yes “I did all the right things… and look how it turned out” 56 No Recap: The 30-day course on hustling your way to success 56 Yes How to identify invisible scripts that control our lives 56 No How to ask for a reference that lands you your dream job 56 No You don’t have to start Google to earn money on the side 56 No How to send a credit report dispute letter (with scripts) 57 No How to use the Envelope System to save hundreds per month 57 No Roth conversion ladder: How to fund your early retirement 57 No Couples who post too much on social media always break up 57 No Case study: From $17/hour to $65/hour. How did she do it? 57 Yes Friday Entrepreneurs: Sarah Deutsch, Pinkleberry Services 57 No Charging 10X: Watch me analyze these real-life businesses 57 Yes Sub-savings accounts: How to save for anything in 3 steps 57 Yes Deep psychology: Why people think our generation is doomed 58 No Building Business Mastery as an Artist — with Chase Jarvis 58 No How to get out of your comfort zone — with John Romaniello 58 No Set smaller goals: impress friends, get girls, lose weight 58 No From no idea to an online business — here’s what I learned 58 No Total costs of ownership and why Indians hate dry cleaning 58 No Credit score for mortgage: The good, the bad, and the ugly 58 No When we settle on Big Things (like our relationships/jobs) 58 No If you use a Big Bank, you deserve to be treated like crap 58 No How to talk to people (even if you don’t know what to say) 58 No 3 common buyer’s remorse purchases (and how to avoid them) 58 Yes How to get into consulting (with advice from a consultant) 58 No How to overcome your fear of failure (with James Altucher) 58 No Be the expert: What’s wrong with this real-estate comment? 58 No What does the Capital One acquisition mean for ING Direct? 58 No Get the email script that earned Oleg thousands of dollars 58 No How to use a separate debit card for discretionary spending 59 No Best travel credit card of 2018 according to The Points Guy 59 Yes Ramit’s 12-minute guide to automating your accounts (video) 59 Yes Mental Accounting: Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes 59 No ASK RAMIT: “I’m stuck! How do I pick between two passions?” 59 No How to make money online freelancing — 3 super simple steps 59 Yes Why brutal honesty is a mistake — and the one time it’s not 59 No Live presentation — How to build multiple streams of income 59 No Case Study: This software engineer just made another $5,300 59 Yes How to write an introduction email that works (with scripts) 60 No Case Study: “How I Nearly Doubled My Salary as an Introvert” 60 No 2012: The Year of Mastering The Game Being Played Around You 60 Yes I don’t check my stocks every day — and you shouldn’t either 60 No My answers to your questions on motivation & procrastination 60 No How to ask for a testimonial that sells your product for you 60 No How much to tip for 17 situations (according to IWT readers) 60 Yes Applied psychology: How a waiter sizes you up at restaurants 60 No “How much should I charge?” The dangers of working for free. 60 No I saved $2,500 by buying 2 items abroad. Is that un-American? 61 Yes Friday Entrepreneurs: Pamela Slim, Escape From Cubicle Nation 61 No The book that changed my life in 2 hours: The 4-Hour Workweek 61 Yes Judo Technique: Turning “Failure Expectation” into domination 61 No Most Americans couldn’t come up with $2,000 if they needed to 61 Yes The media is atrociously bad at prediction and I’m sick of it 61 No Why do so many personal-finance sites focus on spending LESS? 61 No Average Retirement Savings: How 4 people invest for retirement 62 Yes Education is not the solution to all personal-finance problems 62 No Attention whiny complainers: Why you STILL aren’t saving money 62 No Your FICO score can save you thousands of dollars in 5 minutes 62 Yes Here’s a simple way to get 50,000 people to your blog in 1 day 62 Yes How to talk to your partner about money: The Definitive Script 62 No Email Etiquette: How to Get Responses to Your Important Emails 62 No What’s an informational interview and why aren’t you doing it? 62 No Case Study: From millionaire… to broke… to a six-figure income 62 No All Weather Portfolio: 5 questions (and answers) about the mix 62 Yes The World’s Easiest Guide To Understanding Retirement Accounts 62 No Case Study: The 20-something who quit her job and made $50,000 62 Yes Be the expert: How should this guy manage his monthly expenses? 63 No Tip #19: Save Money, Eat Well and Look Hot in Less Than an Hour 63 Yes Case Study: Using targeted psychology to increase earnings 415% 63 Yes Is frugality about saving money or making you feel less guilty? 63 No Why personal finance “experts” continue giving worthless advice 63 No How we’re manipulated to rant about stuff we know nothing about 63 No VIDEO: How to use “Competence Triggers” in a salary negotiation 63 No The first post of 2009 — How to dominate your personal finances 63 Yes Ramit’s definitive guide to building your network (with scripts) 64 No Minimum variance portfolio: Definition, examples, and breakdowns 64 No Real estate investing: The myths, facts, and ways to get started 64 No When friends say, “Tell me if I ever get in a bad relationship…” 64 No Upcoming: My favorite checking, savings and credit card accounts 64 No Three easy steps you can take to dramatically reduce your stress 64 No One step closer to a free flight: How to negotiate with airlines 64 No How to sell yourself for more money with the Briefcase Technique 64 No Most people never get their Dream Job. Here’s how to land yours. 64 No The Money Diaries: The 37 year-old homeowner who makes 6 figures 64 Yes The Truth: What Obama and McCain won’t tell you about your money 64 No Why “average is not normal” — and why most people get this wrong 64 No Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #1: Pamela Slim 65 Yes How to get promoted in 6 months without working yourself to death 65 Yes Anatomy of a launch post-mortem: What went right, what went wrong 65 No How to turn negative performance review phrases into a 30%+ raise 65 Yes Case Study: How Claire used Craigslist to make $8,000 on the side 65 Yes How to apply the 80/20 rule to earn more, work less, and dominate 65 Yes Persuasion surprise: Sometimes I give the wrong advice on purpose 65 No A fantastic book on behavioral psychology: Sway ($1,000 giveaway) 65 Yes Chicken Little and Kooks Who Don’t Know What They’re Talking About 66 No Tip #14: Use self-persuasion to share how much you’ve saved so far 66 Yes The “mental frameworks” I use to respond to hundreds of emails/day 66 No Conscious spending: How my friend spends $21,000/year on going out 66 Yes Case Study: No more excuses. Turning a creative hobby into $12,000 66 Yes 3 tips to dominate your job interview and give the perfect answers 66 Yes Friday Entrepreneurs: Courtney Kingston, Kingston Family Vineyards 66 No The Money Diaries: The 25-year old restaurant worker on his way up 66 Yes Case Study: Negotiating a $16,000 raise doing what others will not 66 Yes 5½ Browser Extensions That Save You Money (And 1 That Saves Lives) 66 Yes What we can learn from one of the world’s highest-paid consultants 66 No This family spends $36,000 / year on luxury services — here’s why. 66 Yes Case Study: How a yoga instructor handled losing 40% of her income 66 Yes Tim Ferriss Master Class: The psychology of testing (LIVE WEBCAST) 66 No Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #4: Julie Jansen 66 Yes Clueless friends giving you money advice? Use the STFUDF Technique 66 No Benchmarking Asset Allocation Investment Performance Using Indices 66 No How to save thousands of dollars in 10 minutes (Ramit’s free gift) 66 Yes The Money Diaries: The 25-year-old single mom who writes bad checks 67 Yes Best travel credit cards from a man who’s traveled to 193 countries 67 Yes IWT gives back. Help us build schools for children around the world 67 No The inexact science of how Top Performers make everything look easy 67 No It would have taken 33 years to pay off her debt. Now, just 5 years 67 Yes How to make money as an artist (with advice from the Savvy Painter) 67 No How to get an amazing job and build your career — with Ryan Holiday 67 No Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #2: Anya Kamenetz 67 Yes How Andrew went from $0 to $1,500 a month in side income in 2 weeks 67 Yes Why my friend invests in an insanely expensive fund and why I don’t 67 No Instant Authority: 3 Fast and Easy Leadership Skills for Introverts 67 Yes What do you do for a living? Some interesting responses from readers 68 No How to make a million dollars (with advice from actual millionaires) 68 No Why Most People Fail at Making Online Products (And How You Can Win) 68 No Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #6: Barbara Stanny 68 Yes The A La Carte Method: Use Psychology Against Yourself to Save Money 68 No New — my definitive guide to getting a raise and boosting your income 69 No How top performers use positive psychology (even when things are bad) 69 No Be the Expert: What do you say to a partner to help them lose weight? 69 No Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #3: Alexandra Levit 69 Yes Knowing vs. doing: Let’s compare these 2 friends who try to earn more 69 Yes Case study: How a venture capitalist started earning money on the side 70 No Why the lady sitting next to me should pay $2,000 for a computer class 70 Yes How to raise your hourly rate: Go from $25/hour to $75/hour in 2 weeks 70 Yes Tip #11: Never pay full retail price for clothes (or eyeglasses) again 70 Yes Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #5: Michelle Goodman 70 Yes Stanford Daily writes a nice article about I Will Teach You To Be Rich 70 No The Principle of Decommoditization: How to stand out to hiring managers 71 No Tip #28: Use price-protection guarantees to always get the lowest price 71 Yes How to plan for disasters and personal finance — with social psychology 71 No The 30-Day Return-It Method to get unimaginably great results in 4 weeks 72 Yes How to get your virtual assistant to schedule your doctor’s appointments 72 No Questions to never ask your interviewer — and what you should ask instead 73 No You’ve done everything “right” but you’re still worried about money. Why? 73 No You actually have a crystal ball that lets you look 10 years in the future 74 Yes Instant irresistibility: How to make small talk and advanced social skills 74 No Persuasion case study: 2 ads using psychological “mind reading” techniques 74 Yes How this freelance copywriter boosted her income by 50% — by hiring a nanny 75 Yes “But I don’t want to take a SECOND full-time job to earn money on the side” 75 No How much are McCain, Clinton, and Obama worth? (Hint: Between $1m and $40m) 75 Yes The Psychology of Automation: Building a Bulletproof Personal-Finance System 76 No You are who you grab coffee with — 3 steps to get expert advice on any topic 76 Yes Case Study: How did this circus trainer go from $0 to $60 per hour? (Part 1) 76 Yes Masters of Earning More: How Web Developer Ciaran Lyons Crushed His Barriers 76 No Case Study: How niching down helped Paige nearly double her number of clients 77 No Money Diaries: The twentysomething nonprofit worker swimming in student loans 77 No Be the Expert: “We’re moving in together. How much should we each contribute?” 78 No Screw the writing process: How to really go from blank page to compelling post 78 No Case Study: How Greg went from asking for 6-packs of beer…to charging $100/hour 79 Yes Rebalancing & asset allocation: critical for investing. So why don’t you do it? 79 No Do you guys want to hear more about the business side of iwillteachyoutoberich? 79 No Here’s the first sneak preview of the I Will Teach You To Be Rich book (16 pages) 81 Yes How to be a successful copywriter: from a man who’s written million dollar emails 81 No I Will Teach You To Be Rich is a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller 82 No The 10 Year Savings Strategy: Saving money after you’ve already handled the basics 82 Yes Case Study: This mom used to work 14 hours/day. Now, 8. And she makes $82,000/year 82 Yes Case Study: How Brian turned a hobby into a business — and almost doubled his rates 83 No An analysis of 1000+ IWillTeachYouToBeRich survey responses– and some new decisions 83 Yes Money Diaries: The 20-something cube-dweller with an addiction to phone accessories 83 Yes Be the expert: How would you use psychological defaults to change these 3 behaviors? 84 Yes Behind the scenes: 3 case studies about money that will make you laugh, cry, & vomit 84 Yes Why do delusional people think their spending will be different than other people’s? 84 No Hustlin’ case study: How to get into your dream organization — after getting rejected 85 No Attention annoying hypocrites: Stop being judgmental about your friends’ money habits 85 No The Money Diaries: The 29-year-old business student who’s juggling over 10 credit cards 87 Yes Negotiate Like an Indian: I taught my friend how to negotiate an $8,000 salary increase 87 Yes How to use Natural Networking to connect with anyone — including the exact email scripts 88 No The Money Diaries: The 20-something with two jobs who’s still living paycheck-to-paycheck 89 Yes Video: Should you contribute to your 401(k) if your employer doesn’t match contributions? 89 Yes The Money Diaries: The 30-something Scrooge member who’s starting to automate his finances 90 Yes How to use airline miles to fly business class (without even stepping foot on an airplane) 90 No Earning More When You Have No Free Time: How a full-time law student earned $50k on the side 92 Yes Case Study: How one job hunter landed six times as many offers using the Briefcase Technique 92 No Masters of Earning More: How Freelance Writer April Dykman Quit Her Job and Doubled Her Income 94 No Gmail tricks: 4 inbox hacks I use to manage thousands of emails in under an hour (infographic) 94 Yes Case Study: How Brian stopped thinking about making money on the side and actually earned $1,300 96 Yes The Money Diaries: The 29-year-old workaholic who’s counting down the days until he goes into debt 98 Yes Case Study: How Jennifer tripled her rate (working 1/3 the hours) by mastering the art of networking 100 Yes Case study: How one of my students negotiated $20,000 and quintupled his shares using a Dream Job technique 107 Yes Masters of Earning More: Why Designer Ben Bleikamp Still Freelances on the Side (with a Great Full Time Job) 108 No Paying for College and Grad School: How to Avoid Spending $100,000 (or more) on a Credential You Don’t Really Need 114 Yes How to travel the world, create a life that doesn’t suck, and explore the happiness of pursuit — with Chris Guillebeau 118 No Time management: How an MIT postdoc writes 3 books, a PhD defense, and 6+ peer-reviewed papers — and finishes by 5:30pm 119 Yes The Money Diaries: The unemployed web developer who struggles with her desire to give generously as she’s running out of money 126 No

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