This weekend, we paid off our mortgage and are finally, 100% debt free. Come learn a bit more about our journey and help us celebrate!
A money saving tip that’s thrown around (and often dismissed) when it comes to kids and college is to have them spend some time at community college. As someone who started their education by spending several years at community college, this debate is always interesting to me. For the first two years of my college […]
Yesterday Facebook reminded me it’s been seven years since the start of the chain of events that changed our family forever. Today I’m looking back at that time, and how our lives have changed since then.
Sometimes people will think that if you don’t spend any money, you don’t have any fun. Nothing could be further from the truth. I remember reading about this phenomenon in my good old friend, The Tightwad Gazette, many years ago. A relative told the author, Amy Dacyczyn, that her family ought to have some fun. […]
Today I’ve got another entry in my award-nominated Breadwinning, Six Figure women series that you’re going to absolutely love. Kristine reached out to me to offer to tell her story after reading many of the other amazing interviews shared on my site, and I’m so glad she did. She noticed I didn’t have the stories […]
Often you’ll hear people talking about how expensive kids are. You’ll also hear a lot about how they don’t need to be expensive, and they can be so cheap. Which one is true? Like many things in life, both are true. I started thinking about this after I noticed my Twitter friend Matt from Optimize […]