I realize it’s January and in many parts of the country (or the world) going outside right now doesn’t sound all that fun. However, the… Read More »How to Save Money and Have Fun with The REI Outdoor School
You can enjoy life while paying off debt. You don’t have to survive on ramen and living in a crappy apartment. Affordable living is about prioritizing what’s really important. Pay for quality when it matters, but don’t pay anything if it’s not needed.
Spending time with your friends doesn’t have to mean an expensive night out at a restaurant, it could be meeting up for a hike. Affordable living is about being conscious of how you’re spending your money. So long as your spending aligns with your priorities, to enjoy life and pay off debt, you’ll do great. So live a life that is affordable, not extravagant, not living on scraps. While money can make a difference in your lifestyle, deep down the really important stuff doesn’t have anything to do with money.
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You may recall a post I wrote about Amazon Prime a while back, I had done a 30 day free trial and I concluded that… Read More »Why I Changed My Mind About Amazon Prime
Tis the season . . . to be invited to a shit ton of holiday parties. Friend’s parties, office parties, coworker’s parties, it seems it’s… Read More »Frugal But Fantastic Gifts to Take to Holiday Parties
For a lot of people Thanksgiving means visiting family or hosting family and just eating a lot of food.. But I haven’t done that the… Read More »How Spending Thanksgiving Alone Makes Me Happier (& saves me money)