I have $1,000…now what?

KJ: There are a lot of things you can do with $1,000. Whatever your situation is now may affect how you use the funds for what’s right for you. Consider the following prioritization: 1) Set up an emergency fund. Set … Continue reading

Dining out tips & tricks

AJ & KJ: There are a lot of tips and tricks that we use when dining out. Our largest, regular expenses are meals out. However, we have continuously improved on our methods to eat out more frequently, but to spend … Continue reading

To Roth or not to Roth

KJ: To Roth or not to Roth: that is the question. Many people have the misconception that Roth IRAs (or Traditional IRA) are a type of investment. Well, they are an ‘investment’ in your future, but they are not an … Continue reading

Save with a purpose

AJ: My ability to save really shines when I have a specific goal in mind over and above our everyday saving. Once you have a budget that appropriately matches what you should be spending in each category monthly, saving isn’t … Continue reading