I really enjoy doing my quarterly updates because it keeps me accountable and I love to see my Net Worth increase. It gives me motivation to keep working hard on reaching my goals. This will be my last update as a single woman but I am not sure is my next one will be our… Read More


The wedding is 8 days away and I am so glad I was able to find some time to write both this update and my Net worth update At the beginning of the year I wrote down 11 goals that I wanted to achieve during the year. With most of them I have been making… Read More


At the end of 2015 I was contemplating changing the frequency of Net Worth updates to monthly, however I decided to keep them at quarterly because: On a month to month basis, the numbers don’t change drastically. My contributions and activity tend to be the exact same I don’t want to bore you. Although quarterly… Read More


The first quarter has come and gone and I think I have made a good bit of progress on the goals that I had set out at the beginning of the year. Normally, I write this long list of goals and have this “set it and forget it” type of mentality. But this year, I try… Read More


This is going to be a quick update, because I haven’t been dedicating anytime to this blog and I thought you guys should know where I have been. The last two months have been extremely busy. We were apartment hunting, found an apartment, moved in and now I want to move out. We officially moved in… Read More


Today’s post is written by Phil Bradford. Phil is a web enthusiast, who loves to share his expertise on money management and money saving ideas. If you are interested in reading some of his older articles, check out Safe Financing.   According to a survey by the National Debt Relief in 2015, 63% of women between… Read More


Love is in the air. I get it! And as someone who is in a relationship, I should be excited about this day but I don’t think it is worth all the fuss. While we were in Philly for the Christmas holiday, we went to Target the day after Christmas, and they had the whole… Read More


2015 was my most unhealthiest year, I never worked out like I said I would, I ate junk and I drank a 20 ounce Coke EVERYDAY! Having to study and work was the excuse I used to make myself feel better. And although I knew I should have gone to the gym, the couch was… Read More


This will be my last Net Worth update with this layout. I am not sure how I will report it, but starting with my next update the layout will be different and I will be reporting monthly updates instead of quarterly. During Q4 2015 I was able to put $5,230 towards my debt. I wanted to be… Read More


2015 was a busy year for me. I was able to accomplished all of my career goals (finishing my Master’s and CPA Exams) but not so much of my financial goals. I am very close to being debt free, which will allow me to turn my focus back to building my emergency fund. Since tomorrow is the… Read More