How You Can Support People Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

In support of my readers and fellow personal finance bloggers in TX, I’m deviating a bit from my standard topics. As folks who are responsible with money, we have an incredible opportunity to help those in need. We often think about spending and saving for ourselves, or donating money to charities and causes that we […]

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Our Solution to an Overstuffed Closet

Clutter can be debilitating. We have been somewhat thankful in that both Kristin and I have moved a fair amount in the past five years. Each time we move, we go through our stuff and pare down what we don’t really need anymore. Having to cram all of your personal possessions into a Hyundai Sonata […]

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The One Thing Every Active Married Couple Needs

When you get married, traditionally there are a few things that are standard. Typically engagements will get kicked-off with a ring. The budget for these varies wildly, from $100 (or less) to tens of thousands of dollars. Sure, the old adage “three months’ salary” may be phasing out, but it’s still there and prevalent. Regardless […]

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