Author Archives for John Schmoll

I'm the founder of Frugal Rules, a Dad, husband and veteran of the financial services industry. I'm passionate about helping people learn from my mistakes so that they can enjoy the freedom that comes from living frugally. I'm also a freelance writer, and regularly contribute to U.S. News & World Report, Investopedia, Credit Karma and more. If you're wanting to learn how to monetize your blog, check out my blog coaching services to see how I can help you take your site to the next level.

Why Money Envy Can Be A Good Thing

Money envy can cause us to make decisions that may not be the best for us. I share simple tips how to avoid jealousy and focus on the big picture instead.

While I’m on vacation this week, please enjoy this post from Kristi at Modern Muse. If you’d like to contribute to Frugal Rules, please contact us.

Making the conscious choice to…

4 Helpful Free Investment Tools

There are many free investment tools available on the internet. Knowing where to look is half the battle. Use some of these to increase your knowledge.

“What investment tools should I use?” This was a common question I heard in my former stockbroker job. The question makes sense on many levels. We don’t champion financial…