Good morning (or afternoon or evening, depending on when you’re reading this)! Today I decided to write a bit about my love of my 15 year mortgage. You might remember that I wrote last week about how much I hate my mortgage company, code named “Death Star” for their determination to destroy my personal finances. […]
Archives for July 2017
One thing many parents struggle with is – how do you teach kids about money without boring them? How do you know what lessons are appropriate for what ages? From simple lessons like savings, to complex ones like investing – from checking accounts to 401ks – those of us who are parents interested in personal […]
I have a deep and passionate hatred for my mortgage company. I’ve talked about it before on some posts and forums, and today I’ve decided to share the entire annoying story. Now in the interest of not getting sued, or getting nasty e-mails/letters, I’m going to use a pseudonym for my mortgage company. I’ll call […]
I love making cool cakes for my kids birthdays. It’s a fun, creative hobby that doesn’t cost much more than time and a BJ’s cake. Come take a look at all the cook cakes, and let me break down the cost for my latest creation-a Minecraft TNT cube cake.
When I read the latest study in “How America Pays for College”, I knew I had to share my thoughts. As the mother of a high school freshmen, I’m keenly interested in college funding, how to pay for it, and how much it really costs. Come see my reflections on the current state of paying for college in America.
Good morning everyone, and welcome back! A little while ago I shared some fun information about my $2,000 wedding – and now I’m going to talk about our honeymoon. To Japan. “Japan?” people will say incredulously when I tell them where my husband and I went on our honeymoon, “Why on earth did you go […]