My wife and I paid cash for the first home we bought together, which was necessary since we were both unemployed at the time. No requirement for a job — that’s one advantage of paying cash for a home.
Financial interdependence is usually something we slowly back into over time.
Managing your time in the workplace can be difficult sometimes. Quite often, your typical work day will not allow for you to have enough time to get everything done.
Starting out on your own as a young adult with your first paycheck and having to manage your personal finances can be difficult and even daunting.
The concept of minimalism is choosing to live with less to make your life simpler and happier.
I’m glad you’re here at Frugal for Less where we check and review many different ways for you to make money.
Frugal living has become away of life for many people around the world. Not only is it a good idea to save money for the future, but it seems to be a matter of pride with many individuals.
It’s one of the worst possible feelings in the world. You find out that someone, somewhere has stolen your identity and has used it to obtain credit, purchase a car, or go on a shopping spree. It feels as if you have been violated.
I just watched a video about a guy who spent months living on the beach in Hawaii. It made me think about some of my own lifestyle choices over the years. I’ve lived in a van, in a shed behind my own home, in a friend’s basement, without a car, without a job, etc.
When I was a debt collector, I was good at locating debtors. My best trick, sending a scrap of paper to their last known address, with nothing but our phone number on it, turned out to be illegal (I didn’t know that at the time). But in any case, I enjoyed the investigative aspects of the work.