The Inforium
The Inforium
Thomas Frank and Martin Boehme
How to Fix Your Spending Problem (Ep. 235)
57 minutes Posted Oct 29, 2018 at 4:00 am.
Tracking your expenses and spending less
Curbing impulse spending
Sponsor: Brilliant (Learning problem-solving skills)
Don't invest too much on a new hobby
Figure out what exactly is making you spend all your money
Ignoring sales
What subscriptions are you actually making use of
Friends that make you spend too much money
Recap and conclusion
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Cash rules everything around me, so I probably shouldn't spend it all. We talk about a few ways to slow down your spending.
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Mint (iOS | Android)
Daily Budget (iOS)
USDA Food Plans
Strides (iOS)
Momentum (iOS)
Atomic Habits, by James Clear
Weapons of Influence #2: Commitment and Consistency (Ep. 189)
Bear (Mac | iOS)
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