Update #14 – September 2017

Hey!! If you’re new to the site or haven’t been here in some time, you may be wondering what this post is. TL;DR – my wife Rachel and I started our marriage together with over $80,000 worth of debt between us. That got old REAL quick, so we turned to Dave Ramsey’s Total Money Makeover […]

Every Life Is Precious

This blog post is part of the Suicide Prevention Awareness Month blog tour in partnership with Debt Drop. If you are feeling suicidal, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text HOME to 741741. As Americans, we often pride ourselves on self-sufficiency.  We idolize those who we see as having “made it.” […]

Guest Post: My Personal Finance Story – Jacob @ Dollar Diligence

Hey, everyone! Welcome to the first-ever guest post on Steward and Slave! This week, Jacob from Dollar Diligence shares how he got rid of $25,000 of student loan debt in just over a year.  Check out his story, and be sure to head over to Dollar Diligence for more from Jacob!   How I Got Here […]

Back That Thang Up!

We put everything on our computers and phones.  Pictures, movies, music, text messages, bank statements, tax returns, recipes, dank memes, our digital life is all over the place.  So what happens if you take your phone for a swim and get an unexpected lesson in the difference between waterproof and water resistant?  Or what if your […]

Book Review – “Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done” by Jon Acuff

Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book for free from the author in exchange for my honest review. If you’re anything like me, you like to start stuff.  Whether it’s an online class in computer programming, a new hobby, or a lifestyle change you read about online, you’re all about it!  The problem is, […]