Expenses · Finance

June 2017 Expenses

Can you believe it’s July already? Crazy to think the summer is almost half over already. I hope you’re staying cool and enjoying every sun-filled minute 🙂 June was a great month for me. I saw extended family to celebrate my great aunt’s 99th birthday, my parents celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, and I finally… Continue reading June 2017 Expenses


This Gen Xer Is a Millennial When It Comes to FIRE

It’s amazing to me how quickly the concept of FIRE (financial independence/retire early) has been spreading. This is probably my favorite use of the internet – the sharing of ideas to help people attain financial independence and the tools to follow their dreams. Even more impressive is how the idea of FIRE has caught on… Continue reading This Gen Xer Is a Millennial When It Comes to FIRE


Why I Love Prepaying For Experiences

If you read my monthly expenses posts, you may have noticed that I tend to pay months in advance for events that I’m planning to attend. Part of this is necessity (i.e. limited number of tickets) but there’s an additional benefit to paying beforehand. You may have also noticed from my posts that I’m not… Continue reading Why I Love Prepaying For Experiences