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 […]

Update #13 – August 2017

I can’t believe it’s already been a year since I launched Steward and Slave!  After Rachel and I decided we were really going to go after this debt monster last August, I knew I wanted to share our story as it happened, but I didn’t know how that should look.  Should we spam everyone on […]

Christmas: It’s in December This Year

Did you know that Christmas is in fact coming this year?  Yeah, I think it’s going to be around the 25th.  I just wanted to let you all know so that you don’t get surprised by it, like we tend to do every. single. year.  So now that we’ve remembered it’s coming, how do we […]

Book Review – “Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together” by Erin Lowry

Disclaimer: The links provided in this post are Amazon affiliate links. We Millennials are kind of a weird generation, aren’t we?  We’re known for participation trophies, hipster beards, and avocado toast.  We grew up (more or less) with the Internet, cell phones, and social media, and the notion of getting any information we need with […]

Nostalgia Vs. Logic

A couple of days ago, I did something I never thought I’d do: I sold my beloved Super Nintendo.  You guys, I loved that thing.  I can’t tell you how strong the feeling of betrayal was that I felt as I was typing in the details on Craigslist.  It’s like I was listing my best friend […]

Update #12 – July 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 […]

Cut the Cord, Cut the Bill

Disclaimer: Amazon links in this post are affiliate links, meaning I get a little percentage of whatever you buy from those links. The rest of the links are just to make things easier for you, and I truly want you to find what works for you, Amazon or no Amazon. Thanks for your support! Okay, […]

Roundtable Discussion: How Does Our View of Finances Affect Our Faith?

Hey, everyone!  This week, I’m half a country away from home visiting some absolutely gorgeous parts of God’s creation in Montana with my equally gorgeous wife and her wonderful family.  I knew I wouldn’t have time to commit to producing a full post this week, so I asked a few friends for some help.  If […]

Book Review – “Money Proverbs” by Reid Ross

Disclaimer: I received a digital copy of this book for free in exchange for my unbiased review.  If you’d also like a free copy, no review required, check out the link at the end of this post! As you may have noticed, I’ve been putting these book reviews up once a month.  It allows me […]