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How to Save

100 ways to spend less and save more money in 2020

The economy has been great. We’re all making money hand over fist. But I’ve got some news for you, and you might not like it...
Dec 5·12 min read
advice

Green Friday: Because OptOutside isn’t the only Black Friday Alternative

It’s that time of year again, where every single blogger suddenly becomes a money expert and tells you exactly what not to do on Black Friday. I want to approach this annual day dedicated to consumerism (or anti-consumerism) a little differently...
Nov 29·4 min read
Lifestyle

What any homeowner can learn from off-grid living

Imagine living in a house that's totally off the grid. No unsightly power lines, no water or sewer system hookups. I've been living the off-grid dream, and I'm here to share what I've learned so far.
Nov 14·6 min read
How to Think

How to avoid lifestyle creep when you’re surrounded by rich people

You’re surrounded by rich people, but you want to avoid lifestyle creep. Read about Melissa's childhood among the 1% and what it taught her.
Nov 6·9 min read
How to Think

This study suggests that you're wasting a ton of home space

We don’t use all the living space we think we need. In fact, additional space can drain your money every month! Read on to learn more...
Nov 5·8 min read
How to Save

Why you should aim for financial independence, even if you don't plan to retire early

Interested in the FIRE movement but not sure about early retirement? Learn about financial independence without focusing on retirement!
Nov 4·6 min read
How to Save

4 ways to find what makes you happy and improve your relationship with money

Does your current budget make you happy? If not, do you know how it could? Living your best life is all about how you plan your resources.
Oct 29·7 min read
How to Retire

The best advice for living forever off your retirement

Attaining finanical freedom isn't just about making and saving money, it's about being able to maintain a new lifestyle
Oct 21·5 min read
How to Think

What will make you happier retiring early or never retiring at all?

What's the difference between people who retire early and who never retire? The answer is actually pretty complicated.
Oct 17·10 min read
How to Retire

What does it mean to retire early vs. retire from full-time work?

Unlike retiring in your 60s, early retirement isn't about stopping or slowing down. People who retire younger end up doing even more.
Oct 15·5 min read
Lifestyles

Going from IT to the Outdoors: The Ultimate Digital Nomad Starter Kit

You can make money outside of an office or a house. Here's everything you need to know about becoming a digital nomad.
Oct 9·8 min read
How to Think

11 things I learned working in corporate America

At 34 years old, my time working a full-time job in corporate America is slowly drawing to a close, and I will never forget what it has taught me.
Oct 8·9 min read