Financial Independence

This article may contain affiliate and/or promoted links. Please read our Disclosure for more info. Remember the show The Jeffersons? If you’re super young you probably have no idea what I’m talking about. I’m not even sure if I watched the show when it actually aired, or if I just caught the re-runs. But, the [...]

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our Disclosure for more info. When it comes to personal finance, it’s best to think and act like the tortoise, not the hare. To have a solid financial standing, you need to make sensible decisions – something we haven’t always done. I’m guessing that if you’re in [...]

Just like that, the holiday season is here and everyone is starting to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the season. I can’t lie, I absolutely love the holidays. I love everything from giving gifts to hosting family and friends to enjoying the seasonal activities like watching Santa Claus arrive in our little [...]

Since my husband and I discovered the F.I.R.E. community, two years ago, we’ve been spreading the word about it like kids on a playground. There was something about the idea of saving money at an alarming rate to retire decades ahead of schedule that got us really excited. But as our journey has progressed, we realized [...]

There it is again, that dirty little “F” word, Frugality. If you’re a regular reader, you already know that we embrace a frugal lifestyle and actually have fun with it. But frugality isn’t for everyone, and it’s not enough to enable you to achieve financial independence. We use it as a piece of our overall money plan, but [...]

I’m willing to bet that every frugal person you know loves a good DIY project. Let’s face it, a DIY attitude goes a long way when it comes to frugal bragging rights. In fact, I have used such bragging rights in my own life on more than one occasion. Yep, I am definitely no stranger [...]

As much as I hate to think about it, there is something that nags at me. There is obviously a ton of hype around reaching financial independence these days.  It’s nearly impossible to execute a few thumb flicks on any social media app without scrolling past a story about early retirement. The story typically goes something like [...]

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