How Coronavirus Is Changing Your Money

How Coronavirus Is Changing Your Money

UPDATE: March 27, 2020 The President signed the massive $2 trillion (with a T) bill that’s going to put money in your hands. You don’t sign up or have to do anything.  Anyone who tells you they need your information to send you money is LYING and ITS A...
Money Lessons: The $2 Cookie

Money Lessons: The $2 Cookie

The Two Dollar Cookie When I was seven or eight years old, and my brother was five or six, we were in the mall with my dad one day.  We walked by the Great American Cookie Co. kiosk, and like any good kid instantly wanted a cookie. Dad said we could each pick out a...
How To Survive A Road Trip With Small Kids

How To Survive A Road Trip With Small Kids

A toddler and a baby drive across the country… Little Lyon Cub recently told me a few times that she drove a school bus while at preschool that day.  She’s not two and a half yet, so I doubt she drove an actual school bus, but I’m happy she has an...
2020: Step Into My Office

2020: Step Into My Office

Welcome to the next decade January 1st marked not only a new year this year, but a new decade as well.  So much has happened in the last ten years! Ten years ago I was a single ensign in the Navy, living in Jacksonville Beach, FL.  Today I’m a married civilian...
Two Thousand Nineteen In Review

Two Thousand Nineteen In Review

Where did this year go?  I know I’m not the only one who is sitting here wondering where the heck did 2019 go.   I’m sure there are plenty of people who think this past year went by at a snail’s pace; but I’m equally sure there are another...
Emergency Binder Review

Emergency Binder Review

This post may contain affiliate links.  For more information, see my disclosure policy here. 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...