I was thinking about my debt-free journey today, and God revealed to me many misconceptions I had about this journey. I thought it would be easy to pay off, that it would take one year to pay off, and that I would be happier or [insert adjective] when I finally got out of debt. And while I’m only a third of the way to financial freedom, I thought I’d share some things people don’t tell you when paying off debt. I hope you enjoy.
Every year, you celebrate your birthday with family and friends. You are given birthday cards, fed, and maybe given gifts. But what if I told you that you’re missing out on some other gifts? Keep reading to see how you can get free birthday gifts from stores and restaurants.
Hello everyone! I hope your May is off to a great start. Over the past couple of months, I have really been grinding to pay off this student loan and invest in my future. I’ve been making strides on my payments, but I’ve noticed that I haven’t been living my best life. Let me explain. […]
Hey everyone! I know I talk about finances a lot on my blog, so I wanted to show you a video on how I budget each month. The way I budget is slightly different, in a sense, from the way others create a budget. I don’t use an excel spreadsheet, but instead, use pen and […]
Hey everyone! Welcome to another year and welcome back to my blog! If you’re new, make sure to look around at my other blog posts. Since many people try to start new habits at the beginning of the year, I wanted to share some financial lessons I learned last year. I hope that you can […]
Hey everyone! Being an adult is hard. I know I’ve mentioned on here how we cannot go through life alone; and it’s true. If you ever drive through New Jersey, you will find out that you’ll need an attendant to pump your gas. At work and at school, you’ll need others to explain complex matters […]
Hey everyone! As I mentioned in my last post, I wanted to tell you about my budget weekend trip fail. If you have been following my blog for a while, you know that I like to share with you how I experience different things on a budget. But if you’re new, you can check out […]
Hello Everyone! Sorry, it’s been a while since my last post. This whole month I have been helping my family renovate a house to sell. Before this experience, I thought my education watching HGTV prepared me to be able to renovate houses. Now, after renovating kitchens and painting a lot of things, I think I’m […]
Hey everyone! Typically, Sundays are my designated day to prepare my lunches and dinners for the upcoming week. Unfortunately, I was out of town all weekend and did not get a chance to do any meal prepping. I had planned on making a vegetarian Tikki masala dish for dinner tonight, but I didn’t have all […]