How I Saved $100K in 3 Years

How I Saved $100K in 3 Years |

Right after I graduated from college, I got a job with a starting salary of $54,000, which was more like $40,000 after taxes. A little more than three years later, I had saved $100,000.  I had never made that much money in my life. Not too long after I started working, I discovered personal finance bloggers, including Anna. She just was beginning her Spending Fast and I was totally motivated to see how much I could…


June’s Collective Savings Totals are In!

June Collective Savings |

  It’s that time of the month where we get to see how all the hard work we’ve been doing with the Spending Fast and Spending Diets have been paying off!  We had another great month!  Seriously, I’m constantly blown away! Are you ready? In June, we saved $29,032.71!  Not as much as past months, but still incredible progress! That brings…


A Curator, Rather Than a Consumer

A curator, rather than a consumer

“Think of yourself as a curator, rather than a consumer.” -Christine Koh We’re told each and every day to consume, consume, consume! We NEED those new boots and that trip to the Bahamas and that new, shorter hairdo. But instead of mindlessly consuming, we need to have a vision for our lives and stick with that vision ruthlessly. Is your…