Update #6 – January 2017

This month, we had a break in the storm clouds long enough to make another big payment on R’s car.  God willing, we’re well on our way toward paying it off by June!  I know I’ve said this before, but interest on debt is the WORST.  We actually sent $1643.98 towards debt this month, but […]

#YOLO. So Plan Ahead.

Do the kids even say #YOLO anymore?  Maybe they say something like, “Bruh, dat fleek is lit! Howbow dah?!”  I don’t know.  When I was a kid, our slang was still at least words, we just used them wrong.  Today’s slang all just sounds like someone ripped half the pages out of a Dr. Seuss […]

Book Review – The Total Money Makeover

Note: This article contains an affiliate link.  If you buy the book through the link I provide in this post, I will earn a small commission, which will go towards helping me pay for the site’s hosting fees.  Thank you! This is it.  The book that kick-started our journey out of debt, and that gave […]

This Is Our Budget. There Are Many Like It, But This One Is Ours.

Now that we’re a few days in to 2017, you’ve had some time to go join a gym you’ll quit in February and write up a grocery list full of veggies and soy milk that’ll have “hamburger” scribbled in before you get to the parking lot.  Don’t worry, you’re not the only one.  New Year’s […]