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Frugal Lessons Learned Searching for Rocks

Frugal Lessons Learned Searching for Rocks

One thing I realized after becoming a dad… Family entertainment is EXPENSIVE! I mean sell your second kidney expensive. For instance check out these prices for the daily admission to the Orlando Science Center:   That’s a SINGLE days price! My little guy is 3...

Baby Number 2: 529 Plan to the Rescue

Baby Number 2: 529 Plan to the Rescue

OHHHHHH Boy!!!! Or Girl… If you missed the announcement, we are EXPECTING!!! Baby number 2 will be arriving March 2018! Michelle and I are over the moon excited that our little guy will have a baby brother… or I guess a little sister… *PLEASE BE A BOY... In the midst...

5 Simple Strategies to Manage Money as a Couple

5 Simple Strategies to Manage Money as a Couple

For a lot of couples, money can be a touchy subject. If you thought money was stressful when you were single, you had no idea until you are in a relationship! This is particularly true when the relationship begins to get more serious. Let me be honest, there's not a...

Month 2 Blogging: Over 13,500 Page Views

Month 2 Blogging: Over 13,500 Page Views

Hey guys!!! I am so STOKED to write this month's traffic report. For those that are new around here, I started my blog August 8 of this year, so I am still completely new at this blogging thing. I have a full time job that keeps me extremely busy and an insanely cute...

How to Budget When You are Broke

How to Budget When You are Broke

If you spend 15 seconds searching on the internet, you will find thousands of articles about budgeting, why you need to budget, how to start budgeting, etc. The majority of these have a TON of useful information in them and I would definitely recommend you give them a...

Laurie’s Debt Story

Laurie’s Debt Story

Today's Debt Story comes from Laurie from www.thethreeyearexperiment.com How did you get the debt? Mr. ThreeYear and I got married way back in 2004, in Chile (he's Chilean, I'm American). We moved to the US in October of that year in the hopes that we'd be able to...

How a Ghost cost me $1000

How a Ghost cost me $1000

Cue soundtrack If there’s something strange in your neighborhood… Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS…. Have you ever bought something and soon realized it was a HUGE mistake? You are not alone! As you know I pride myself on being frugal, on researching anything I am...

Dad Dollars Debt- Debt Story

Dad Dollars Debt- Debt Story

Today's Debt Story comes from www.dadsdollardebts.com How did you get the debt? I was quick to spend money in college, but it was in medical school that I took out the largest chunk of debt. I paid for my tuition but then maxed out my loans to enjoy the finer things...

Working Optional Debt Story

Working Optional Debt Story

Today's Debt Story comes from www.workingoptional.com How did you get the debt? The major part of my debt was a bunch of student loans. I had gone back to school for a part-time MBA at a top 15 university. The total tuition was around $80,000 which was almost all...

OthalaFehu Debt Story

OthalaFehu Debt Story

Today's Debt Story comes from OthalaFehu from www.othalafehu.com How did you get the debt? I escaped Undergraduate with no debt thanks to the US Government and several jobs on campus, but Law School is a whole different animal. Averaging $20,000/year for 3 years when...

First Dollar Earned

Meet High Five Dad

My name is Eric (AKA High Five Dad). That’s my beautiful better half Michelle and my little guy Sawyer. I started to blog to share adventures in being a dad. Read more…