Save money with breakfast at home

Save money with breakfast at home

Money savings and financial control is about taking personal responsibility.  Breakfast is such a small part of gaining personal control, but those small parts become large pieces.  To save money is about choices that you make on purpose.  This is taking personal control.  If you do take control of your choices nobody can take that […]

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529 Account

529 Account Provides the Best Education Account

Years ago, we started saving for two children to go to college.  After listening to several people complain about the cost of tuition, we decided to save for it.  We looked through all sorts of accounts.  We found a 529 account which is the best type of account for education savings. Other Types of College […]

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Case for Community College

Case for Community College to Save Money

With a master’s and two bachelor’s, education has become an expensive hobby.  In addition to a couple universities, I’ve also been through a couple military trade schools.  All told there are 25 years wrapped up in my head through various academic adventures.  With that background, I would like to make a case for community college. […]

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Pay the Mortgage Early

Pay the Mortgage Early and Make It a Game

Years ago, my wife and I were faced with a young family, an average paycheck and a 30-year mortgage.  As a spender, a 30-year mortgage didn’t concern me one bit.  As a saver, my wife saw the mortgage as an obstacle to building a significant emergency fund.  Every month just under $1000 went to Wells […]

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Breakfast Savings

Saving for Breakfast and Earning $10,000

If I told you that you could make $10,000 at breakfast, would you believe me? With a few smart choices, you can do precisely that with just the small savings you get from a frugal breakfast. In addition to saving money, making smart choices also helps you to eat healthy. Taking control of your personal […]

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