Money

Looking to level up your family’s finances? you came to the right place! Here are all the posts related to personal finance, including money management, financial freedom, and family budgets!

How Our Basement Renovation Will Help Us Become Mortgage Free

Is it 2019 already? Looking back at 2018, the year definitely got chaotic towards the end. I wish we could say we ended on a high note, but we didn’t. We had several loved ones dealing with serious health issues and a couple of weeks ago, we went to a funeral. Obviously, it hasn’t been a […]

How to Gain Control Over Your Life and Money

Welcome to the 20 Habit Challenge, where we break down key habits that can help you simplify and transform your money, home, and life! When we were first married, we started things off in debt. Between the credit cards, car loan, and student loans we had over $30,000 we owed. With his job out of […]

How to Stay On Budget with Tempting ‘Deals’ All Around

How’s your checking account this lovely Sunday morning? Ours is much lighter today (I’ll tell you the exact amount in a bit), but the good news is that it’s planned and saved for spending. This isn’t a lecture on skipping out on all shopping. Nope. We were out there yesterday. But…..this is one buddy to […]

5 Proven Money Moves for Debt Freedom

Home life ceases to be free and beautiful as soon as it is founded on borrowing and debt. — HENRIK IBSEN, A Doll’s House Racking up debt may feel like a cakewalk. You continue borrowing hordes of dollars without batting an eye. But, once the honeymoon is over and the harsh reality starts to trickle […]

How to Build Wealth and Simplify as a Couple

This week I had a fantastic time meeting up with people at The Frontier for The Road to Financial Wellness. Jason Vitug, Phroogal founder and author  of You Only Live Once: The Roadmap to Financial Wellness and a Purposeful Life. He’s doing a road-trip around the country to help raising financial awareness. Financial Wellness in the Triangle Jason invited […]

Why Simplifying Your Finances Matters

Simplifying your finances can be incredibly fulfilling and powerful. Not joking. Benefits of Simplifying Finances When you simplify your finances (and your life), you can gain so much more than positive cash flow. You also gain: More Options: We don’t have control over most things, but if you’ve simplified your life, you tend to give yourself […]