Recently my boyfriend of 7+ years finally agreed to get hitched. It may have helped that I had just picked his up from work after discovering his car’s battery was so dead it was not jump-able. 318 more words
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Expecting the Unexpected
In this series so far I’ve covered why you should consider driving your car to 300,000 miles and how to maintain it well… 1,266 more words
The Index Card. Why Personal Finance Doesn’t Have to Be Complicated. Helaine Olen and Harold Pollack. Penguin Random House, New York, 2016.
The authors converged their experiences from journalism (Helaine Olen) and academia (Harold Pollack) into the worthy effort of demystifying the world of personal finance for everyone’s benefit. 766 more words
January was a good month for our money makeover. I was able to sock away a huge chunk, despite some earlier-than-expected expenses. We kept a handle on our everyday expenses for the most part, going over budget in some areas, under in others, so it all balanced out. 626 more words