Month: February 2018

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 […]