About Death and Incapacitation

death and incapitation

Are you prepared for when your spouse dies? It is not something we like to talk about or even think about but unfortunately, it is something that we need to deal with.  A bunch of us were collecting money for … Read More

Pass the Beets! Grocery Shopping on a Budget

We’ve all heard the common advice about grocery shopping on a budget: make a grocery shopping list and stick to it. We’ve all heard it. Plan out what you need and then only buy what you need. Meal plan, make … Read More

It’s a New Year! (for parents anyways)

Are your kids heading back to school now? Are you finally getting back into the routines that dominate most of the year? While you are luxuriating in early wakeups, structured days and normal bedtimes its time to do what is … Read More

This is a condescending post

It seems like all personal finance bloggers have to have a condescending post where they speak to the masses as if they are children and have no clue why they are poor or struggling. Its the thing to do so in … Read More

Why I Didn’t Get a Raise

Sometimes its worth it to play mind games with yourself. You have the power to convince yourself of something. I do this often when it comes to finances. When I got a raise I convinced myself that I didn’t get … Read More