Optimizing Your Phone Bill

It’s been a long time and coming but we’ve finally reached the point where we have to talk about cell phones and our technological overlords who own the companies who shower them upon us. Whether you love them or hate them, these services appear to be here to stay. But with cell phone bills constantly … Continue reading Optimizing Your Phone Bill

Buying During a Bubble

Let’s face it, lots of housing markets in the U.S. are currently stuck in monstrous bubbles that seem to be just about ready to go belly up. If you’re a seller, you couldn’t hope for much better when it comes to closing down your house, taking the money, and running for the hills. On the … Continue reading Buying During a Bubble

5 Perfect Dollar Store Buys

Ever spend any time in your friendly neighborhood dollar store? If not, you might want to start. Beyond some of the more useless and clearly overstocked items (like that knock off fidget spinner that doesn’t spin), there are tons of perfectly bargain priced ones ready to be loaded into the back of your mom’s flashy … Continue reading 5 Perfect Dollar Store Buys

5 Steadfast Tips for Budgeting

Ever felt like Luke in Star Wars, "The Empire Strikes Back" when you discovered how much money you’d spent at the end of the month? No, no, that’s not true! That’s impossible! Oh, but it is! We’ve been there too. In fact, the first month following the birth of our son was one of the … Continue reading 5 Steadfast Tips for Budgeting

Renting vs Buying

Are you thinking of buying a home? Are you currently renting your living space and wondering whether it would be more beneficial to own the space you’re in? Are you wondering when Space Force will be accepting applications so you can figure out what your housing allowance will be on Mars? If you ever asked … Continue reading Renting vs Buying

How to Get Out of Debt

Warren Buffett, the infamous billionaire chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway has a famous quote: “When the tide goes out, you can tell who was skinnydipping.” It’s a quote that’s used to express the fact that when times get tough, you can tell who was least prepared. And while it can mean one thing to … Continue reading How to Get Out of Debt

3 Insane Habits Cost You $7,800/Yr

I’m going to be honest with you; you’ve got a problem. And I’m not talking about your social issue of thinking it’s acceptable to nuke salmon in the workplace microwave. For that one, your co-workers will eventually forgive you (but I won’t). I’m talking about a few expensive habits that you’ve let continue for far … Continue reading 3 Insane Habits Cost You $7,800/Yr