Posts from Eric Rosenberg

Eric is the founder and editor of Narrow Bridge Finance. He is a financial analyst with an MBA and undergraduate finance degree. He has worked in banking and wants to share what he learned to help you save time, money, and headache.

Mint Alternative: Mint.com vs. Personal Capital

Today I want to compare two top personal finance tracking websites. We are going to look at long-time industry heavyweight Mint.com and a newer entrant: Mint Alternative Personal Capital. I have accounts with both and I have used each site extensively. Here is what you need to know when choosing between Mint and Personal Capital.

A Fun Way to Make a Little Extra Cash

When I have a little extra spare time, which is not very often these days, I like to jump into projects where I can make a few bucks on the side. Some people enjoy golf, others enjoy fishing, my hobby is money-making projects. One that I have tried a little on-and-off over the years is […]

November 2014 Earnings and Investments Update

Happy turkey month everyone! I hope you had a fun Halloween and are charging into the new month full steam. I have some personal financial news to share and want to give you guys a preview of a new project I’m cooking up. What’s Eric Up To Nearly a year ago, I packed up and […]

Relax at Home and Save Cash

I’m a sucker for a night on the town. I love the lights and sounds of night clubs. I enjoy the thumping bass and the pulse of the crowd. But one thing I don’t like is the cost of a round of high priced drinks that can easily break $50 for me and a few […]

Ask Eric – And Free Book Giveaway!

Hi Friends, I want to introduce you to a new feature for questions here at Narrow Bridge Finance. I am getting ready to launch a brand new podcast and big re-design for the site in the coming weeks, and I’m super excited about how things are coming along.

Why Couples Need a Weekly Family Business Meeting

If you are married, live with a boyfriend/girlfriend/partner, or have anyone else in your life that you substantially share your money with, it is super important to make sure you are on the same page with your money priorities. My wife and I have an open and ongoing conversation about our money, and the best […]

Preparing for Your First Joint Tax Return

So for those of you who missed the memo, I’m married now. While I can hear the hearts of single women around the world breaking as these words are read, I have something else churning in my mind. I have to change how I file my taxes. This whole married money thing has been going […]

How LinkedIn Saved My Butt and Can Make Your Career Amazing

On a Friday afternoon in August, I received a message via LinkedIn that a local recruiter was looking to fill a position and my qualifications and background made me a perfect fit for the job. The timing was fantastic for me and I was very much in the market. 32 days later I started my new […]

October 2014 Earnings and Investments Update

Fall is falling, the weather is changing, and there is plenty of money to be made and saved! I’ve been at my new job for about a month now (expect a few more stories about the transition in the next month or so) and I’m still keeping at the side income streams, with a little […]

Get Started Early With Holiday Savings

It is never too early to get started with your holiday shopping and planning. Taking care of everything well ahead of time can save you hundreds of dollars on gifts, decorations, travel plans, and everything else that comes with the holiday season. While it is a festive time, ignoring holiday savings can bust your budget […]

Easy Ways to Slash Your Grocery Bill

If there is one necessity in our budget that we absolutely can’t live without, it is food. While it is easy to skip out on restaurants and coffee shop visits, cutting grocery bills can be a big challenge even for the most budget minded planners. If you are looking to cut your budget at the […]