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. I was testing the waters and began to talk […]
If you find yourself deeply in debt, struggling to make payments, or tired of enduring the tedious nature of the debt repayment process, an early 401k withdrawal appears to be an incredibly appealing option. You may think that dipping into your 401k early is the solution to your problems and you’ll rationalize how this move […]
Everyone wants to trim their budget and save more money, but how exactly do you do it? Saving money can be extremely difficult, but if you can slow your spending you’ll find your savings rate will drastically increase!
Tax time is a stressful time of year. Everyday, new tax documents fill your mailbox or inbox and you’re forced to interact with financial professionals who will dig into your life looking for the best way to help you. Getting a tax refund is often viewed as a win, but in all honesty… it’s a […]
It’s guest post Friday!! Today, I’m excited to have a post from My Best Friend The Money Guy. Dale shares the necessary steps to stop planning and start doing! As someone who suffers from “paralysis by analysis” this post would have been extremely helpful when we first started our debt free journey! Dale is a […]
Student loan debt has become a crisis… 44 million American’s carry the burden of over 1.4 trillion dollars. You’re not alone in this fight, but you’re going to get out… quickly. After leaving college you’re shoved out into the world with little knowledge or preparation on how to pay off your student loans quickly…