“Poor” Does Not Discriminate

From the years 2009 through 2011, I was in an abusive relationship, and I learned one crucial lesson that has affected every financial decision that I’ve made since: I learned what it was like to be poor. Not “I’m barely making my payments” poor, but rather having to choose between two things that I NEED… Read More

That moment when bae wants a new car, but you wanna be #debtfree.

Recently, my husband came to me asking for my blessing to sell his (perfectly fine) car and buy a new one. That meant getting deeper into debt after a full year of sacrifice to become debt free. Before I responded to him, I considered the only rational option: Packing up the dog and fleeing in… Read More