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I Have an Emergency Fund Problem

I have an emergency fund problem.  That problem being that I don’t really have an emergency fund. Well, I kinda do. My emergency fund is big enough that I’m comfortable and growing I’m by the month.  The problem, is I’m … Continue reading

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I Challenge YOU to Cut a Benjamin

Ok, personal finance peeps.  It’s a new year and we’re all looking for ways to have a great 2014.  A measly 8 months ago I thought I was living month-to-month, paycheck-to-paycheck.  Then I tracked my spending for a month and … Continue reading

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2014 Goals – $12k in debt reduction

Here we go!  It’s the last day of 2013.  No reason to wait until tomorrow (or the next day since we’re celebrating New Years.  Or why not just wait until the weekend?).  Here’s are my goals for 2014! Professional Goals … Continue reading

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2013 In Review

I didn’t set many explicit goals in 2013.  However, that’s not to say I didn’t have many goals in mind.  In fact, I think the whole point of writing out a review of 2013 is to really set up what … Continue reading

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We Won the Lotto!!!

A whole $7!!! Okay, sorry, I couldn’t help it.  I was talked into chipping into the office pool and we came out with $7.  Not exactly ten bucks well spent. A guy in Canada won a much smaller, lotto jackpot … Continue reading

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Cheap, Last Minute Halloween Costumes!

Where else, but The Office and Jim Halpert, do you go for the “best” cheap Halloween costumes? Don’t like Bookface?  All right, Dave… And, if all else fails, just go as the three-hole punch version of yourself… And not that … Continue reading

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Why My Debt is the Greatest Thing to Have Happened to Me

I don’t know if I’m much of a storyteller.  I do like to write.  I don’t mind speaking in public, and it would probably be a little worrisome if I were a teacher that felt uncomfortable in front of a … Continue reading

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