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How to Snag a Great Deal When Buying a House

We’ve heard how you can snag a deal by going with a fixer-upper, but is that really true? Today we’re digging in on the dos and don’ts with house hunting! Finding and Buying a Fixer-Upper, Not a Money Pit Buying a house – – it’s probably the biggest purchase you’ll make.  And depending on where you […]

Smart Ways to Save for Your Kid’s College Education

Most parents want their kids to not get stuck with a mountain of student loan debt. Learn the best ways to save now for your kid’s college or trade school! How to Save for Your Kid’s College / Trade School Education With student loans seeming like a weight on many college grads, I think most […]

Simple Family Travel Tips and Tricks

Today we’re digging into how to take an awesome and cheap family getaway! Saving Big on Your Next Family Trip We all need to decompress, connect as a family, and have a good time. Family getaways and vacations can wonderful ways to do that, but when you have young kids, there are challenges and a […]

Easy Ways for Busy Families to Manage Their Money

Looking for easy ways to manage your budget? Learn the best tips that have helped busy families stay on top of their money! Easy Ways to Manage Your Family Budget I’ve been in the personal finance space for almost 10 years. Besides running Couple Money and now Simplify and Enjoy I’ve written for other sites […]

Simplify and Enjoy Podcast Launch!

It’s finally here – today I published the first episode of the Simplify and Enjoy podcast! For the past few months, I’ve been doing interviews and quietly trying to put this together while preparing and running the 9th season of the Couple Money Podcast. It’s been simultaneously exciting and exhausting trying to work on two […]