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How I Completely Updated My Kitchen For Under $1000

How I Completely Updated My Kitchen For Under $1000

It's true my friends, it can be done.  This whole process was done slowly but surely in pieces over about a year.  Not because it was particularly hard or time-consuming, but because life happens and that's just how long it took us to finally be done. In The Beginning When our house was put on the...

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Personal Capital and Mint Reviews

Personal Capital and Mint Reviews

Previously, I wrote about You Need A Budget (YNAB) and EveryDollar. Today, we take a look at Mint and Personal Capital. I originally was going to put all four in one post. Apparently, I have quite a bit to say on this topic, in an effort to provide some value to you. It got rather lengthy and now...

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You Need A Budget & EveryDollar Reviews

You Need A Budget & EveryDollar Reviews

Today I'm going to take a closer look at two popular budgeting apps, You Need A Budget (YNAB), and EveryDollar. There are plenty more, but we'll start with these two for now. If you know you need a budget but aren't sure where to start, look no further. If you've been budgeting with an app,...

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Emergency Binder Review

Emergency Binder Review

Do I really need an ICE binder? Whether you're married or single, a parent or not, have a big nest egg or a mountain of debt, blah blah blah, you need an in case of emergency binder. I wrote last week about all the reasons you need some form of legacy or in case of emergency binder. You can read...

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Do I Need An Emergency Binder?

Do I Need An Emergency Binder?

Around the beginning of the year, my other half and I were talking about how we need to update our will, review at our life insurance policies, and some other things. You know, all that fantastically fun adult stuff that's quite important but no one ever wants to do. We realized that we probably...

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