Writers Block, Or Fear of Judgement?

It’s officially February 14th, and yet I still haven’t posted my January net worth or spending updates. The numbers have been ready to go since the first day of February. So, why haven’t I posted anything? Well, because a lot has changed since my last net worth update. Actually, a lot has changed in the past six months. And I …

Net Worth Update – March 2016

Welcome to my monthly net worth post for March, 2016. Each month, I post a complete breakdown of my net worth, along with a chart showing the progression of my net worth since the start of this blog. Posting my net worth helps keep me accountable for what I do with my money, and motivates me to make better choices …

Little Steps Ahead – Career

It’s official: I got a promotion! Honestly, I didn’t 100% believe it would happen. Sure, my boss asked if I’d be interested, and I know things were in the works. But I didn’t feel like our parent company would approve things. And I was completely out of the loop on what was going on. I didn’t know when, or what …

It’s Complicated (Part 1)

Bryan and Melissa* were in their late 20’s when they decided to get married. Bryan was a hard-working, blue-collar man with large ambitions and a taste for the wild life. Melissa was quiet and easy-going. She came from a professional family, but had little ambitions of her own. They were at an age where “settling down” was the expectation, and …

Net Worth Update – July 2014

Another month is coming to an end, and summer is starting to wind down. I can’t believe how many schools are already back in session! Summer break seems to get shorter every year! Although, I guess a lot of the schools in our area are switching to the “balanced year”, which means shorter summer breaks, but more/longer breaks throughout the …

Net Worth Update – April 2014

The rainy days of April are finally coming to an end. Although, in all honesty, I can’t complain; Nothing like a harsh Winter to make you appreciate a mild Spring! The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, and it’s finally warm enough to start enjoying the outdoors! So, how’d I fare financially in April? Altogether, not too bad! Even …

Here We Are, Again

Prenote:¬†Alright, this post is mainly just a really big rant. And I apologize for how long it is. I probably shouldn’t be putting this out into the blogosphere. I’ve gone back and forth about writing anything for a long time. But, honestly, it’s a big stressor in my life right now. It has a huge impact on my relationship. Actually, …