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How to Quit Your Job in Style

July 18, 2016
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Hey guys! Back from the beach and was going to blog a little about it, but then came across this article in my inbox and found it much more entertaining than what I was going to write about, haha… So enjoy this guest post by Finance Superhero instead while I get nice and caught up! Hope you had a great week! (PS: That spreadsheet we […]

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How I Earned Over $600 Hustling Craigslist “Gigs”

July 15, 2016
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[Happy Friday! Still kicking it at the beach, so please enjoy a killer side hustle article today by Jeffro from JasonCouponKing.com. He spent a whole month experimenting with Craigslist gigs and made some pretty good money off it! Hope this gives you some ideas!] I’m an aggressive saver, and practice and preach a parsimonious lifestyle to my family. But no matter how much I cut back, and […]

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What’s Your “Turn Back” Time?

July 13, 2016
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[Welcome to another glorious day of life! We’re still at the beach here (thus why it’s so glorious ;)), but before we left my wife asked if she could borrow some space here to pose a juicy situation to y’all. And seeing how I’m not in the business of saying no to my wife (Husbandly 101, right there), you will now be hearing from her… […]

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How a Spreadsheet Changed My Life

July 11, 2016
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[Hey guys! Out at the beach this week, but as promised I’ve got a handful of killer guest articles for you starting with this one – on how a reader completely changed his finances around by building out an impressive spreadsheet! He drops screenshots of it, as well as descriptions of what each of the twelve tabs do (yes, 12!!) and it’s all pretty amazing […]

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Can You Imagine….

July 8, 2016
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My beautiful wife was awoken by my 4 y/o this morning all full of wonder with a million things racing through his mind… He started rattling them off before he was even half awake! Mommy, can you imagine… if you had this egg, where you could put stuff in? Can you imagine, mommy… if you had a glass that was half red and half white?! […]

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Net Worth Update: $494,758.25 (-$9,000, Ugh)

July 6, 2016
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Whelp, it was fun being a half-a-millionaire while it lasted! Unfortunately with some major changes coming about though, especially in the car department, we took a big hit this month and for the first time in quite a while I’m actually pretty embarrassed about it all… Not enough to stop sharing our net worth with the world, but it definitely doesn’t help when you don’t […]

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4th of July Money Facts To Sneak In Your Convos Today ;)

July 4, 2016
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Welcome to the biggest beer drinking day of the year! According to the Beer Institute, Thomas Jefferson was said to have composed the first draft of the Declaration of Independence over a cold one at the Indian Queen tavern in Philadelphia. Now we pick up over 68 million cases of beer in preparation for this glorious day, totaling over $1 BILLION dollars! If that doesn’t […]

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“I Used to Be an Amish Taxi Driver”

July 1, 2016
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[Welcome to Side Hustle #66 of our ongoing series! Where my friend Amanda shares quite an interesting way to make some extra cash… Can’t say I saw this one coming :)] I remember getting the phone call ten years ago that would burn a big ol’ hole through my summer plans. I had been promised a summer job at the Chester County Migrant Ministry, but […]

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10 Months Without Cable! Still Alive!

June 29, 2016
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What’s up, my people! If I haven’t scared you away yet from that Lexus news, you’ll be happy to know that there is some saving actually going down here ;) And as much as I never thought I’d say it, it’s coming from cutting cable! Egads! But I gotta admit – I’m a convert. I won’t try and convince anyone else to do it as […]

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