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5 Reasons Why We Choose to Live Car-Free (Until Driverless Cars That Is…)

5 Reasons Why We Choose to Live Car-Free (Until Driverless Cars That Is…)

I never really mentioned why we personally chose to live car-free. Not that it’s much of a mystery. We don’t even have frugal clunkers to brag about. To be perfectly honest, I see the stats on my posts about living car-free and they’re never popular posts. […]

Everything You Need To Know About Those Monopoly Grocery Games

Everything You Need To Know About Those Monopoly Grocery Games

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] I’ll try to hold back the fact that Safeway owns Albertsons as a monopoly joke. We’re talking about the real (and very tempting) monopoly games these grocery giants host every year! (McDonald’s hosts this annually […]

How We Spent Our Valentine’s Day (As Anti-Valentine’s Day People)

How We Spent Our Valentine’s Day (As Anti-Valentine’s Day People)

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] My husband and I have been together for over 3 years. To the majority of married people reading this, we probably sound like a basket of kittens. “Meow meow meow…I still suck in my gut […]

100 Free And Frugal Things to Do on Valentine’s Day

100 Free And Frugal Things to Do on Valentine’s Day

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] “I love you” may be a pretty powerful thing to say but gestures are even more powerful. Welcome to the collection of fun, free, and frugal things you can do with your significant other. This was […]

The 13 Status Symbols of FUMCPWCDJ&RPF

The 13 Status Symbols of FUMCPWCDJ&RPF

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] ‘The 13 Status Symbols of Frugal Upper Middle-Class People With Comfortable Day Jobs & Reads Personal Finance’ I didn’t keyboard smash. That was the original title but WordPress thought my working title was too long for Google. […]

January 2018 Income & Expense Report

January 2018 Income & Expense Report

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] It’s interesting how January wrapped up. We had a great month from the epic hurls stocks made in January. It made my lofty 2018 net worth goals looked possible. When we calculated our new net worth […]

How We Saved An Extra $640 and Didn’t Even Know It!

How We Saved An Extra $640 and Didn’t Even Know It!

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] Two years ago, I was shopping for our weekly groceries in the Asian grocer near our house. In one of the snack aisles, there were a bunch of adorable animal-shaped coin jars stuffed with delicious jelly pudding. If […]

Wanna See How Rich You’ll Become? Do The Math!

Wanna See How Rich You’ll Become? Do The Math!

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] I sometimes wonder what people from the Dark Ages think about our flashy culture and unrestrained society today. Not to mention our smartphones, computers and auto flushing indoor toilets. That would likely blow […]