Sometimes, owning a home feels like constantly setting handfuls of cash on fire.
We grew up dreaming of buying and owning a home. For some reason, those dreams left out the bank, interest, mortgages, mortgage insurance, and random stuff breaking. 7 Years ago, my wife and I decided to forgo the “outrageous” rent increase we were asked to pay ($25/month) … Read More
If you happened to read our post last year on Amazon spending (here if interested), you know that we were out of control. Our annual spending at Amazon had grown to unsustainable levels. Most was spent on junk that we didn’t even need. Since coming to terms with that spending, we’ve been much more conscious … Read More
Can you believe Christmas is just 2 short weeks away? By now, you have hopefully made a gift giving budget and bought your holiday gifts while sticking to the budget. Personally, we have overspent on Christmas again this year.
If you haven’t gone out and made your purchases yet and are looking for a little inspiration on … Read More
If I had been more conscious of the symptoms of lifestyle inflation in my early and mid 20s, this blog might be called Millionaires by 2025. Instead, I was stricken by the disease of lifestyle inflation and I didn’t even realize it.
Lifestyle inflation (sometimes referred to as lifestyle creep) is the process in which … Read More