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2014 In Review, and Looking Ahead to 2015

The “Annual Review” process is big on a few of the blogs I follow, and it’s something that the more successful blogs have in common. Chris Guillebeau does it, and so does James Clear. So I thought I’d give it … Continue reading

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Look Out!: How “Little” Things Can Cost You Big Bucks

I was out at a restaurant a couple of weeks ago with my mother, and as usual, she ordered a glass of wine with her meal. Time for the bill came, and she’s a little shocked at how much we … Continue reading

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An Explanation & 2 Things I Made My Kids Do

First, the explanation for the irregular posting schedule. When I first started this blog, I vowed to follow James Clear’s advice and follow a regular posting schedule. I chose twice weekly on Mondays and Thursdays, and managed to follow it … Continue reading

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67 Things You’re Not Doing If You’re Watching Television

According to Dave Ramsey and Tom Corley, one of the ways rich people differ from poor people is that poor people watch a lot more television, and a lot more “reality” television. When I mention this to my poor friends … Continue reading

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Choose Life! (And Prosperity…)

For those of you who are not religious and have no wish to be, please bear with me. Though I’m using the Bible to illustrated what I have to say about financial security, the lesson in this post is applicable … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Have a Fantastic, Budget-Conscious Wedding

Since tomorrow is Valentine’s Day, I’m betting that forty-eight hours from now, there are going to be a lot more engaged folks than there are today. And all of those newly engaged folks will be planning a wedding. Now, I’m … Continue reading

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8 Ways to Save Money That Won’t Always Work

I’m currently researching for an e-book that will tentatively be called “365 Ways to Decrease Expenses, Increase Income, and Enjoy Life to the Fullest Without Breaking the Bank,” and along the way I’ve come across some pretty goofy ways to … Continue reading

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