Work less. Save money. Create the life you want.

Work less. Save money. Create the life you want.

  • The Best Financial Decision I Ever Made (10/12/2017) - Ever since I started reading more about money and personal finance, I realized that it is a REALLY good idea to track your spending. I started doing it, but it was very half-assed. I was sporadic and inconsistent. Looking back, I have months of expenses missing. I have months where I was keeping track of our joint household expenses, but never all the random little (or big) things Matt and I bought on our own. In April 2017 I started...

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  • Why We Moved from Colorado to New York (9/28/2017) - Matt and I recently moved from Denver, CO to Rochester, NY.  We have moved around a lot.  We are very lucky to be in the luxurious position of being able to live in pretty much any city in the USA we want. Sometimes having too many choices can be overwhelming, and it makes the decision process difficult. I used to think that eventually we would find the perfect place to call home.   Now I realize that there is probably no...

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  • The Five Benefits of Travel Hacking (9/21/2017) - Travel hacking. It is a popular phrase these days.  I define it as getting credit cards that earn points which you can then redeem for travel. The most common ways to redeem your points are plane tickets and hotel rooms. These credit cards usually offer a large number of points as a sign up bonus. This is a crucial part of getting enough points for it to be worthwhile.  Then you continue to earn for any spending you do. Sometimes...

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