This is the place I document my progress as I go from 100k in debt and overweight, to fit, happy and financialy secure.
If you’re looking to retire early or simply be able to retire at all, it comes down to saving a lot more than you spend. Yet there are more than… Continue Reading »
For the last six months or so I’ve been using Fitbit to monitor my sleep, steps and calories burned each day. Its a great little tool and has helped me… Continue Reading »
For most people, especially those with debt you’ve probably been told to stay away from credit cards, but fi you are smart about your spending you can actually save a… Continue Reading »
It can be pretty hard finding good investment advice. A lot of the loudest voices in the media tend to have their own interests in mind. I’ve learned a lot… Continue Reading »
You might have heard about Lending Club, the peer-to-peer lending network. But is it legit or is it a scam?
We’ll with the number of people invested, the… Continue Reading »
If you’re a lazy american like me, you probably spend too much time sitting on your ass and not enough outside walking, dancing, exploring, having fun. We seem to have… Continue Reading »
It’s been about 10 months since I hurt my back. And now I’m finally starting to be able to get in better shape again. The first thing I wanted to work on was my diet. Which is why I went paleo. So far I haven’t been feeling incredibly good or bad but I have lost some weight.
Right… Continue Reading »
It seems like I’m headed in a million different directions as far as my savings and debt repayment is going. I don’t have a ton of money to throw at either so it ends up feeling like neither changes significantly over the course of the month.
I’ve debated this a million times in my head and it doesn’t seem… Continue Reading »
Well April did not turn out as I expected. I was able to pay down my debt and add to my investments but I also had some unexpected expenses that really made for a tight last week in which I had about $80 in my bank account. Lesson learned. In May I’m not paying any extra until the end of… Continue Reading »
Because I’ve made some mistakes and because of the number of sites I have, many of which make no money, I’m paying about $46 a month for web hosting.
So it isn’t a huge improvement but I managed to reduce my rent cost by $215 and my utilities should go down as well so around a $250 dollar savings each month.
It wasn’t quite Cutting Rent in Half but it is a nice bit of money that I was just losing out on each month before.
I’d been… Continue Reading »