Be Brave: FinCon16

Hel­lo friends! I’m back in the crush­ing real­i­ty known as the real world. Every­thing seems to be just a bit dull in com­par­i­son to the amaze­balls expe­ri­ence known as Fin­Con 2016. Hav­ing been to the Chau­tauqua last year and Camp Mus­tache ear­li­er this year, I thought I knew what to expect. I was wrong. It was way bet­ter than … Read more

10 Questions with Fiery Millennials

Today I’m hon­ored to appear on 1500days.com. Check it out and you’ll learn why I start­ed this, what my favorite board game is and what kind of alco­hol I like to drink.   Many, many thanks go to Carl for doing this! I feel so loved 🙂 10 Ques­tions with Fiery Mil­len­ni­als on 1500days.com

Lessons from Til Debt Do Us Part

Holy smokes. As a gen­er­al rule, I don’t watch much TV. I got rid of cable over a year ago and bought a TV anten­na, so I get only the most basic of basic chan­nels. The few shows I fol­low I either binge watch at the end of the sea­son, catch up with them online the week after the episode comes on, or … Read more

Rant N Rave: Conforming and Credit Cards

Rant: It’s been awhile since I’ve had a cou­ple of good top­ics to both Rant and Rave about. Today’s Rant is brought to you cour­tesy of the Fin­Con Face­book group I joined.  Let me pref­ace this: I’m very excit­ed to go to Fin­Con and I can­not wait to go learn a ton of real­ly great stuff and meet lots … Read more

Monthly Status Report: August 2016

Why do I do a month­ly sta­tus report? I find it best to do a month­ly sta­tus report for a few rea­sons. It helps me eval­u­ate how I did the pre­vi­ous month. Did I hit a tar­get reduc­tion in spend­ing or did I go way over bud­get for a par­tic­u­lar cat­e­gory? Did I earn more? What was my over­all sav­ings rate? It helps keep me account­able. How … Read more