• Finance Friday: Decrease Your Expenses

    September 21, 2018 admin

    In the journey to become debt free, it’s important to assess where your money is going. Here are some tips to decrease your expenses, today!     One thing, in the ever challenging goal to shrink your monthly expenses, is trying to figure out WHERE to cut costs. We get so used to just paying certain bills and assuming that bill is necessary. I wanted to share a couple of tips that we’ve incorporated to keep our monthly expenses low,…

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  • How to Make Money with Side Hustles

    September 7, 2018 admin

    When we began cutting our expenses and paying off debt, we decided that we wanted to increase our income as well. It’s easier to stay motivated when you can see bigger dents occurring in your debt payback plan. So, we decided to start looking into ways to make extra cash on the side. Here is what we’ve come up with and what we’ve done to add extra cash to our wallets while still maintaining our full time jobs, crazy kid…

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  • Hawaii Vacation on a Budget

    September 7, 2018 admin

    Taking a dream vacation doesn’t have to cost a fortune. See how we were able to take a trip of Maui, Hawaii on a budget.

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  • Our FI Story

    September 7, 2018 admin

    I suppose the first place to start would be “what is FI?” FI – Financial Independence: Typically means having enough income to pay your living expenses for the rest of your life without having to work full time. Some people achieve this through saving and investing over many years, while others build successful businesses that can generate income without daily supervision. Who wouldn’t want to be financially independent?  Apparently 95% of the US population! Pretty crazy to think, isn’t it?A couple…

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  • Paying Off Debt – Where to Start?

    January 12, 2018 admin

    Dave Ramsey Style! Don’t spend money you don’t have for things you don’t need to impress people you don’t like. Over two years ago, we decided that enough was enough and we wanted to get rid of our debt. We began listening to Dave Ramsey on the Podcast app and quickly realized that we can totally achieve our goals without a ton of overwhelm and without spending the next 20 years eating beans and rice. We began reading about and…

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