Author Archives for John Schmoll


John is the founder of Frugal Rules, a dad, husband and veteran of the financial services industry whose writing has been featured in Forbes, CNBC, Yahoo Finance and more.

Passionate about helping people learn from his mistakes, John shares financial tools and tips to help you enjoy the freedom that comes from living frugally. One of his favorite tools is Personal Capital , which he used to plan for retirement and keep track of his finances in less than 15 minutes each month.

Another one of John's passions is helping people save $80 per month by axing their expensive cable subscriptions and replacing them with more affordable ones, like Hulu with Live TV.


11 Best Ways to Invest $100 or Less

Want to know how to invest $100 or less, but don’t know what to do? Here are 11 top ways to invest 100 dollars that will grow your money.

Investing is an important part of improving your financial health. Unfortunately, many people don’t invest because they think investing requires a lot of money. The reality is that you…