Category: Articles

These are the longer form articles, rather than single-serving tips. This includes a variety of ideas, from philosophies about money to easy ways that you can make more money online.

Debt Free by 50

I’ll be 50 in the year 2020. I currently owe over $100,000 to various places with the biggest debt in the house that I own. It’s a nice house and I enjoy it, but owing banks is a yoke that…

The Conversation Continues

We are a consumer-based society. That much is clear. At some point, there were some statistics about how we’re exposed to at least 5,000 brands in a day. The question is, are we paying attention to them?. But that’s not…

All the Best Made Plans

My parents didn’t talk to me about money. We’re taught that it’s a taboo subject around the dinner table, though many kids had the experience of getting to hear their parents fight about it. Now, it’s been a while since…

Decisions and Mindfulness

On the 20th, we made the decision that all of the food that we eat shall be from the grocery store or from the garden. It’s a challenge, I believe it’s called the no restaurant challenge. We spent about $62…

Lessons from Cinnamon Hard Candy

The lime hard candy had a mediocre result. I didn’t want to let it just lie there, so I decided that I’d make some cinnamon hard candy. We had the oil and the equipment available – might as well, right?…