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Was Scooge that bad?

Its amazing that a book written in 1846 about a miserly banker by the name of Ebenezer Scrooge still enthralls us. Give credit to Charles Dickens for his powerful storytelling skills. But was Ebenezer such a bad dude after all? His frugality is the stuff of personal finance books. If one wants to get rich they have to spend less than they earn (the millionaire next door, type of thing).

Stingy Investorhas a tradition of running a piece or two every Christmason Mr. Scrooge that paints him in a more favorable light. Here are some links to them.

Scrooge Defended In Defense of Scrooge In Defense of the Grinch & Scrooge The Case for Ebeneezer What I Like About Scrooge So, Scrooge was right after all