February 2018 Goal Progress: Update #24

It’s been 24 months (2 years!) since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 24th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. Wow. 2 years! I know I haven’t posted … Read moreFebruary 2018 Goal Progress: Update #24

Why I Canceled My Costco Executive Membership After Just 2 Days

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A few days ago, I was at Costco with my wife and my son. We were on our way to have a play date for our son and decided to pick up some fruit for our friends’ parents. We picked up some Cara Cara oranges and blueberries. As the cashier was about to finish ringing … Read moreWhy I Canceled My Costco Executive Membership After Just 2 Days

Be Economically Smart About Pet Parenting

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This is a guest post by Mary Nielsen at Feline Living. She provides some tips on simple ways to care for your pet on a budget. Check out her nifty infographic in this post. Becoming a pet parent allows you to give your furry one love. In return, he can give you benefits, as well … Read moreBe Economically Smart About Pet Parenting

October 2017 Goal Progress: Update #20

October 2017 Goal Progress

It’s now been 20 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 20th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, I … Read moreOctober 2017 Goal Progress: Update #20

September 2017 Goal Progress: Update #19

LiveFrugaLee September 2017 Goal Progress

It’s now been 19 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 19th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, I … Read moreSeptember 2017 Goal Progress: Update #19

August 2017 Goal Progress: Update #18

LiveFrugaLee August 2017 Goal Progress

It’s now been 18 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 18th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, I … Read moreAugust 2017 Goal Progress: Update #18

Millennials, Here Are 7 Ways to Crush Your Student Loans

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Lately, I’ve been talking to millennials in their early to mid-20s that have been asking for tips on paying off student loans. I’ll share my experience with student loans. Then, I’ll provide my best tips for paying them off as fast as possible. I am no stranger to student loans. In college, I signed the … Read moreMillennials, Here Are 7 Ways to Crush Your Student Loans

Why Everyone Should Refinance Student Loan Debt If They Can

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By Jacob @DollarDiligence Follow Him on Twitter for More Posts About Killing Student Debt! Did you know that 44 million Americans now have student loan debt? It’s the big reason why student loan refinancing has become a burgeoning industry. Many of the major banks have offered student loan refinancing for a while, but the real … Read moreWhy Everyone Should Refinance Student Loan Debt If They Can

July 2017 Goal Progress: Update #17

LiveFrugaLee July 2017 Update

Last month, we officially passed the halfway mark on the $1M net worth goal. See that update here. It’s now been 17 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 17th update on the progress of … Read moreJuly 2017 Goal Progress: Update #17

June 2017 Goal Progress: Update #16

June 2017 Goal Progress Update

We are now officially halfway there! It’s been 16 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 16th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the … Read moreJune 2017 Goal Progress: Update #16