Dancing Through Life

I have an update. Actually, a few updates. It’s like one of those good news/bad news scenarios…which do you want first? If you were thinking bad, you are in luck. Bad news: we still have a long ways to go on our debt payoff AND we have added a fair amount of debt over the … [Read more…]

Pretirement: a Pipe Dream?

You guys! Have you heard this term before? Pretirement. It’s a new one for me- the term, not so much the concept. Anyway, people have differing definitions, but the basic idea is making enough money (either through passive income or savings) to essentially retire (quit your day job) before the actual age of retirement. Whether … [Read more…]

Setting Financial Goals

I don’t know about you but setting concrete goals has always been very motivating to me. I’m a natural list maker so this is a task I find to be pretty rewarding. To make a goal worthwhile it needs to be specific, concrete and measurable. Instead of “become financially secure” try “set aside $5000 for … [Read more…]