Tag: saving money

Money Saving / Posts - 1 year 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 - 1 year 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 - 1 year 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 - 1 year 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...