Category : Money Saving

Money Saving / Posts - 5 months ago

My Interview on The List TV

& & Earlier this month, I got to do a Skype interview with the producers of The List TV.  We talked about three ways to save money and pay off debt.  Of course, one way is by doing a Spending Fast.  Another thing we talked about is how imp...

Money Saving / Posts - 6 months ago

The List TV!

Today, February 12th I’ll be on The List TV show! Be sure to check it out! You can find out when it will air for you by going to thelisttv.com Thanks for your continued support and for sharing in the excitement with me! xo Anna The post The Li...

Money Saving / Posts - 6 months ago

Good Morning America!

The other week, a film crew from Good Morning America came to my home to interview me for a segment on their show. I talked all about my book and the Spending Fast.  I also talked about our amazing Spending Faster community. It’s all been pret...

Money Saving / Posts - 9 months ago

And Then I Trusted My Gut (Even More)…

I’ve been thinking about what I’m going to say for a while. How to start. If I should or shouldn’t do it… but I know, it’s time. This blog has been such a HUGE part of my life for so long. I started it with a crap ton of...

Money Saving / Posts - 10 months ago

It’s What You See

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” -Henry David Thoreau Your perception is everything. Maybe you, like me, don’t live in the nicest house in the nicest neighborhood. But when I look at my home,...

Money Saving / Posts - 11 months ago

Mandi’s Spending Fast Update: Traveling Back Home

The first month of my Spending Fast involved a few unexpected spending speed bumps. The second month of my Spending Fast involves going on vacation. You can see the trend that is evolving here…  The first three weeks of July, I was at home in...

Money Saving / Posts - 11 months ago

Best Lessons

“Some of the best lessons we ever learn are learned from past mistakes. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.” -Dale Turner Don’t be ashamed of your mistakes. Wear them as a badge of honor. Be up front abou...

Money Saving / Posts - 11 months ago

Tackling Debt with a Spending Fast

Six years ago, I shared here about my journey out of $35,000 in credit card debt. That journey did, and still does, feel momentous, but the thing about a journey is that there’s always another place to go.   In 2011, I was okay with student loan deb...

Money Saving / Posts - 11 months ago

Adjust the Action Steps

“When it is obvious that goals can’t be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.” -Confucius Sometimes not meeting a goal isn’t your fault. Sometimes things happen that you could have never predicted. A...