Year-End Review – 2015

I began tracking our finances in September, a habit I had kept religiously since I was about 16, but had let been unable to keep up with when I had returned to school full time in September 2014. In the… Continue Reading

Financial Health Check #6

One of the reasons why I purchased my domain (as opposed to keeping the free WordPress one) was because I had hoped that it would force me to blog way more regularly. I thought it started off great, and then… Continue Reading

Financial Health Check #4

It’s been 5 days since my last FHC. I know I’m posting these way more frequently than is really necessary, but I really just can’t contain my excitement when there’s progress to be shared. Since my last progress update, we’ve… Continue Reading

Financial Health Check # 3 – Goal #2 ACCOMPLISHED!!!

I am unbelievably excited to announce that as of today, we have accomplished Goal #2 and have entered into a position of Financial Stability! Like I mentioned in my first post on goals, Financial Stability is the 2nd of The Five… Continue Reading

Going backwards to move forwards

Ever feel like you’re finally starting to move in the right direction, only to realize you’re moving backwards? That’s exactly how I’m feeling right now. I know proponents of the “buy and hold” strategy always say not to check your… Continue Reading