The change: preparing financially to have a baby

AJ: KJ and are going through the change. Not THAT change, the we’re having a baby change! Many of you have already been down this path and have earned your Masters Degree, but we’re generally green to this entire concept. … Continue reading

How we’re setting ourselves up to retire at almost any age

KJ: We’ve continued with our aggressive savings path for seven years now and while we’ve still got a ways to go until we’re “financially independent” (think, the ability to live off of our savings without requiring a paycheck), there are … Continue reading

Saving for your future (video number one! – vlog)

KJ: This vlog post is taking a little bit of a different spin and approach. We’ve created our very first video using Moovly. When you make money, you have to learn how to save money. Check out the vlog – … Continue reading

How to spend what you don’t have without going broke

AJ & KJ: We were having a conversation about vacations with family the other day and the question came up “how do you take a last minute vacation, spend a few thousand dollars and NOT tap into your emergency fund?” … Continue reading

Deal sites – avoid or jump on the bandwagon?

AJ: I learned the value of a good deal early on in life. Making money doesn’t come easily in life and spending it should be thoughtfully done. Being mindful of your spending and watching your budget doesn’t mean you’re cheap … Continue reading