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<p>JD Roth is an average guy who found himself deep in debt. After deciding to turn his life around, he read everything he could about money and finance. In 2006 he began chronicling his journey out of debt at the award-winning website Get Rich Slowly, which Money Magazine named the &ldquo;Most Inspiring Money Blog.&rdquo;</p> <p>Today, JD is in the black, and Get Rich Slowly has evolved into online community devoted to sensible personal finance. The blog provides thousands of active readers with a forum to learn about and discuss tips from finding the highest <a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2007/03/21/which-online-high-yield-savings-account-is-best/" target="_blank"><b>savings account rates</b></a> to starting a <a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2007/06/07/how-to-start-a-roth-ira-and-where-to-do-it/" target="_blank"><b>Roth IRA</b></a>. While few people can get rich quickly, almost anyone can get rich slowly by patiently following some <a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/about/" target="_blank"><b>simple rules</b></a> and by pursuing practical paths to accumulating wealth.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Visit <a href="http://www.getrichslowly.org" target="_blank"><b>Get Rich Slowly</b></a> to learn more. <p>&nbsp;</p>

Stories by Get Rich Slowly

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