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Where It All Began…

Where it all Began

I remember the day just like it was yesterday, sadly it was a little over 15 years ago. I was sitting there staring at another credit card bill that…

The Importance of Setting Financial Goals

financial goals

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After finishing university, I managed to secure a…

When is Pain Worth it?

When is pain worth it

I had this awesome title decided on for today’s post and thought, “Why on earth, I AM writing about pain after all” – point being we all have likely…

When is Lifestyle Inflation Ok?

lifestyle inflation

Mention the term lifestyle inflation and you’re bound to get a variety of responses, with many in the personal finance world likely ready to pelt something at you. When…

My 24 Hour Car Buying Experience

Have you ever been faced with a dilemma of paying off debt or not pay off debt? Is it ok to choose not to pay off an auto loan because you can?

The following is a contribution from my good blogging friend, Brock, from Clever Dude. Brock writes about family, marriage, finances and life over at Clever Dude. Please enjoy his…

40 Thoughts On Turning 40

Turning 40

Happy Monday friends! As you can tell from the title of the post, I’ll be turning 40 very soon – next Tuesday in fact. Since Mrs. Frugal Rules and…