Wait, how much do new trucks cost?

Lately, I’ve had new truck fever. Maybe it’s because I have a beard and sometimes wear flannel… although last weekend my brother warned me of the “Lumbersexual” phenomenon sweeping the country so maybe the fever is due to a broader epidemic. Regardless of the cause, in the last 4-6 months, four of my friends have…

Where We Stand With Our Debt

It’s been a while since I’ve talked money, but a reader asked how we were doing with our debt after I initially paid off my $50,000 in debt almost seven years ago (before my wife and I got married). Here’s the quick answer on where we stand – we don’t have any short term debt.…

Breaking from the Script?

The first time I saw the new Audi commercial, I knew it should be the new identity of my site. No more following the same path as everyone else… no more making bad money decisions that keep you chained to your job. Breaking from the script – I’m all in! Oh wait, they’re telling us the way…

Home Renovation, Part II

After three years and a total renovation to our old house in New Orleans house, there were times we said we’d never do it again. However, most of the time we realized we like doing it and felt very rewarded when it was all said and done. The financial reward also made it worthwhile as…