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6 Great $$$ Ideas To Steal

One of the best things about blogging is starting conversations, and then watching all your smarty pants friends chime in with clever ideas of their own 😉 I’ve been collecting a handful of them over the months, and thought today was as good a day as any to share them around so that you guys […]

Are You “Retirement Free?” Check Out This Calculator!

Guys!!! You know how we’re always wanting more money no matter how much we already have? Or how we’re always getting impatient with ourselves, even though we know we’re doing okay and it just takes a gazillion years to get to financial freedom? Well, I just stumbled across this BRILLIANT idea by Chris at KeepingThrifty.com […]

Net Worth Update: $631,547.73 (+$20,777.48)

[This is part of our monthly Net Worth Series where I share our real life #’s with the world. Seeing this was GAME CHANGING for me over 9 years ago when I stumbled across financial blogs, so hopefully it helps you out too!]] Hey hey! Welcome to our 110th net worth update in a row […]

A Beautiful Way to Save Money on Cards?

[Me playing with my mom’s copy machine at 4 years old!] Remember over the summer when I vowed to go through one box a week until our basement was decluttered? Well, I lasted a solid 2+ months but eventually life took hold and I’m now averaging about a box every month. But hey – I’m […]

Will New Financial App, Clarity Money, Kill Mint.com?

What’s up money lovers! Got a new financial app to share with ya today for anyone still looking for that holy grail of fintech help 😉 It’s called Clarity Money, and my boy who’s on their core team over there literally told me it will become “the app that kills Mint” haha… Pretty bold for […]

Sharing My Retirement Plans With My Dad!

[Heyo! Got another killer guest post lined up for y’all today, this time from long-time reader JW who now has a blog of his own over at The Green Swan.  He just had one of those amazing conversations about life and money with his father, and thought we’d might enjoy hearing how it all went […]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself About Money

I came across a fun money quiz this morning by fellow blogger Jessica Moorhouse, but rather than play by the rules and answer her multiple choice options, I thought we’d just pluck out the questions here and answer them our own way 🙂 When you’re done though, check it out and see what you score […]

Say Hello to The New Essentialist :)

So a friend sent me a book the other day after reading my story on going “all in” on myself, and I seriously think it’s about to change my life. I haven’t read a book cover to cover in over 5 years now (is that bad?), and I’m a little over half way through it […]

The Blog Directory is Finally Here :)

Whelp guys, after 9 years of dreaming about this thing, 5 years of thinking I should probably do something about it, and then 3 months of actually *taking action* on it, I’m proud to announce that our industry’s very first blog directory is now live. You can check it out here 🙂 –> RockstarDirectory.org We […]

Entrepreneurship, Money, and Donuts

What up what up! Was digging around some emails and came across a little note I sent to myself a year ago that said: “share this around or something – you did a great interview!” Haha… So today I shall comply and do just that. You know, to not let my previous self down 🙂 […]