Blogging

Blogger Burnout – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Blogger Burnout – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

On October 25, 2017, seven months after launching Frugal Asian Finance, I got something called a blogger burnout. A burnout is “the state of having no energy or enthusiasm because of working too hard,” according to Cambridge Dictionary. When someone has a blogger burnout, it […]

5 Surprising Things About Myself I Discovered Through Personal Finance Blogging

5 Surprising Things About Myself I Discovered Through Personal Finance Blogging

Ever since I launched my personal finance blog on March 21, 2017, blogging has become an integral part of my life. I think about my blog when I wake up, during my commute, when I’m in the shower, and when I go to bed. It […]

7 Secrets About Personal Finance Bloggers

7 Secrets About Personal Finance Bloggers

This post is inspired by Liz at Chief Mom Officer who tweeted about how she couldn’t wait to write about a financial development in her life as a personal finance blogger. I could totally relate to her experience and wanted to expand that idea into […]

The Best Of Frugal Asian Finance In 2017

The Best Of Frugal Asian Finance In 2017

I hope you all are having a wonderful holiday. Mr. FAF and I hosted a hotpot party at our house on Christmas Eve. Nothing makes us happier than having good food with our family and friends. As I am writing this post, I feel a […]

How I Chose A Niche for My Personal Finance Blog

How I Chose A Niche for My Personal Finance Blog

Have you ever wanted to start a business, but you can’t figure out what product or service to sell? I have. Multiple times. The search I wanted to start my own business when I was a¬†freshman in college. I didn’t know what I’d do, but […]

How I Dealt With A Blog Traffic Decline In Nov 2017 (29,064 Views/mo)

How I Dealt With A Blog Traffic Decline In Nov 2017 (29,064 Views/mo)

Welcome to my 8th month blog traffic report! As 2017 is coming to an end, I can’t help but feel so excited for 2018 and how my blog will do in the new year. I experienced a traffic decline for the first time in November. […]

How We Manage Our Rental Property Out of State

How We Manage Our Rental Property Out of State

Have you ever wondered if you can buy a rental property in a faraway city where the housing prices are much lower than those where you live? I have entertained that thought from time to time, especially given the expensive real estate market in the […]

How To Produce Massive Content For Your Personal Finance Blog

How To Produce Massive Content For Your Personal Finance Blog

After publishing my October 2017 blog traffic report, I got a lot of questions about how I managed to have 48 posts prepared for 4.5 months ahead of schedule. I am not a time management expert. And I still struggle to keep up my productivity […]

Real Estate Scam, Overpriced Stock Seminar & Investment Lessons

Real Estate Scam, Overpriced Stock Seminar & Investment Lessons

Have ever found yourself in a real estate scam and questioned your passion as a result? I once went to a supposedly free seminar at a fancy hotel only to find that it was the intro to a series of expensive courses on real estate […]

How To Get Over A (Personal Finance) Blogger Burnout

How To Get Over A (Personal Finance) Blogger Burnout

On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, seven months after launching Frugal Asian Finance, I officially got burned out from blogging. Over the past seven months, I have been blogging every day for at least 3 hours a day whether it’s weekdays or weekends. The only two […]

How I Went From 0 To 31,104 Views/mo In 7 Months

How I Went From 0 To 31,104 Views/mo In 7 Months

Welcome to my 7th month blog traffic report! I can’t believe it’s been more than half a year since I started Frugal Asian Finance. Blogging is now such an important part of my life that I can’t imagine waking up one day without it. After […]

5 Things I Stopped Doing Thanks To My Personal Finance Blog

5 Things I Stopped Doing Thanks To My Personal Finance Blog

After launching Frugal Asian Finance, I have realized 6 unexpected benefits of blogging (i.e. new friends, becoming savvy about social media). There have also been many downsides to blogging that are not always openly discussed (i.e. insecurity, competition). Today I will discuss the five things […]