Let's make living within your means, sexy

I want to make paying off debt and living within means, sexy

My prioritization for paying off my debt was 1) private student loans 2) auto loan and 3) federal student loans. This past spring, I successfully paid off my private student loans and my next “move” allowed me to complete step 2, 8 months later.

spending changes during COVID-19

How Has Our Spending Changed During COVID-19

It’s no surprise that the past 7 months have been quite different than any other time, and it’s interesting to reflect on how our spending changes during COVID-19 and even how our values have adapted around spending.

Getting Back To It: Money Mindset and Side Hustles (5 to 9)

We haven’t written on BFC for a while, and really I’ve struggled putting pen to paper over the past few months to talk about personal finance. So much has happened over the past 8 months and I had to muddle over how these changes have impacted my view and relationship with money.


Update on the Homefront: How is Lady Winthrop?

I’ve always referred to our house as a female, but she didn’t have a name until this week. The name is Lady Winthrop and she’s a complete bad*ss who at times has struggled with her makeover.