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1.5 Year Blog Update: Blog Expenses/Revenue/Stats, Post Reserve, Tailwind & Future Plan

1.5 Year Blog Update: Blog Expenses/Revenue/Stats, Post Reserve, Tailwind & Future Plan

It’s been a while since I wrote a blog report. In fact, the last one was nine months ago in December 2017. Sometimes it’s still hard for me to believe that I’ve been blogging three times a week for the past 1.5 years. I went […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Why I Don’t Follow Commercial Personal Finance Blogs

Why I Don’t Follow Commercial Personal Finance Blogs

The party with unknown faces Have you ever walked into a room full of people you don’t know? And although they may be talking about exciting and thought-provoking topics, you just can’t seem to relate because you don’t know who they are. You’re just yearning […]

The Glorious Life Of A Personal Finance Blogger

The Glorious Life Of A Personal Finance Blogger

A couple of months ago, I wrote a post about what my typical day looked like when I was living by myself in DC. After Mr. FAF got his degree and Baby FAF came back from China, my schedule has changed quite a bit. Some […]

3 Frugal Bloggers Turned Millionaires Overnight

3 Frugal Bloggers Turned Millionaires Overnight

Have you ever pictured yourself starting out something as a hobby and later finding yourself in a millionaire status thanks to that hobby? After starting my personal finance (PF) blog, Frugal Asian Finance, I found that there are a lot of PF bloggers who started […]