Frugal Confessions — Live a VIP Life on an Average Paycheck — Page 2

If you're a regular here, then you might have wondered to yourself whether or not we've had our little guy yet. Well, I'm happy to announce that on October 10th at 9:06 a.m., Baby Conner came into the world at 7 lbs. 10 ounces, and 21.4" long! While I don't wish to share the specifics […] Read More

Over the summer, after the Memorial Day Floods hit just three blocks from our home in Houston, I threw myself into all things flood insurance. Over a three-part series, I delved into the financial implications following a flood disaster, people's real experiences when filing their first flood insurance claims, and lots of things to be […] Read More

There are vampires trying to suck your bank account dry. Tweet this! And it's not your kids, those annoying people that keep calling for you to donate to your alma mater (even though you're still paying down your student loans), or the IRS. No. It's the elusive, but-ever-present Maintenance + Upkeep Vampire. I don't really […] Read More

Updated as of 09/09/2015 My two-year contract with Verizon has been up for a little while now (hurrah!), and I was finally able to devote some time to figuring out how to move forward in the cheapest and most efficient way possible. Since I work online, having a smartphone is a real asset (and a […] Read More