Recently, I was sitting around a fire drinking a beer with my best friend and the topic of early retirement fueled by a frugal lifestyle came up. He doesn’t know this blog exists, and he doesn’t know that my wife and I are on this bad-ass journey. Continue reading
The cold hard truth is that to become debt-free, it’s going to require life changes… There’s no way around it. Our habits and life decisions created debt and we had to change those habits in order to become debt-free. Continue reading
Living in middle-of-no-where Ohio has its pros and cons. I absolutely love the peace and quiet out here. I love how nice my neighbors are and also, how few of them exist! The cons… everything is so FARAWAY and there aren’t many “hip” local things to do. When friends come to visit I never feel like I have fun places to take them that aren’t an hour away.
Dave Ramsey was pivotal in my life. His book “The Total Money Makeover” changed the way I thought about personal finance, and it sparked our debt-free journey. He has helped MILLIONS of people! I’m not here to say I’m more intelligent than him, I’m not.
I’m here to explain why we’re skipping Baby Step 6.
Pizza is one of, if not my favorite food. I could eat it daily… Actually, I WOULD eat it daily if I wasn’t trying to maintain a decent level of physical condition. My wife and I relocated a few years ago and we have not been able to find a really good local pizza shop. I mean… there aren’t many “bad” pizzas BUT, there are FAR fewer GOOD pizzas and I’m tired of spending $25+ on so-so pizza. Continue reading
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