The leaves are changing colors, the temperature is (sometimes) dropping, people are dressing up like clowns all over the country, and two of them are running for President. That all adds up to mean one thing: October is almost over. For us, it’s been a good, if somewhat flat month numbers-wise.
God loves a cheerful giver. Maybe you’ve heard that before. Maybe you feel instantly put off by it, or even offended by it. After all, if God is so rich, why does He need our money? And can’t He see that I’m up to my eyeballs in debt? I’ll give when I’m rich and can afford […]
One of the first questions I hear when I tell people about how focused we are on getting (and staying) out of debt is: “Isn’t it depressing to never have any fun?” That would be depressing, and it’s exactly why I avoided an honest budget for so long. The idea of working 40, 60, or more hours every […]
It’s October. Do you remember alllll the way back to January, when you made that New Year’s Resolution? You know, the one where you were going to finally kick the soda habit for good and hit the gym. How are you doing with that? Yeah… me too. And it turns out, we’re not alone.