The book Swipped by Adam Levin is hands-down the best book on identity theft, protecting yourself from it, and recovering from it, that I’ve ever read. If you’re interested in the subject, be sure to pick it up-you won’t regret it.
In a prior article I wrote about my story in cutting cable for the past seven years despite having three kids and a TV loving husband. Is this something you’re interested in doing too? Well here’s my promised 11 easy steps to cutting the cord: Determine your reasons. You’ll want to keep these in mind […]
A Fun and Frugal Morning Every year there’s a nearby town that holds a hot air balloon festival. At 6 AM on Saturday and Sunday, they have balloon launches where 20+ balloons take off into the sky and float for a while before landing wherever the wind takes them. This particular event is free, and […]
Every once in a while, I read or hear something about stay at home dads that makes my blood boil. Usually it’s all about how that man should get a job, he’s not supporting his family, or he’s leeching off his wife. Interestingly I don’t hear these things about stay at home moms-instead it’s all […]
As a Chief Mom (or Dad) Officer of your household, you know it’s Halloween when your kids start begging you for the latest costume, lots of candy, and would like it if you bought enough pumpkins to cover your kitchen in Jack O’Lanterns (or maybe that’s just my son). This year I have a mix […]
I’ve heard of Ric Edelman before on the Bogleheads website, as well as on The Money Guy Show podcast, so when I saw Rescue Your Money – How To Invest In These Tumultuous Times in the library I decided to pick it up. Checking the price, it looks like the book is selling for $16 […]