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Three ways to start saving this week

Its September, and while in Seattle we are still having summer like weather, we know we are on borrowed time. Time to dig out the scarves, polish up the boots and cuddle up to watch some football. This seasonal transition is the best time of the year, for me, to revisit goals. If your goal is […] Read more…

Why you should invest in travel

It’s been a while since my last post, in part because I just returned from a 9-day journey to Belize. This trip was the first we have taken that was paid for before we left. It was an awesome feeling, but I haven’t always been so smart. Kevin and I have always prioritized traveling, even […] Read more…

Budget Your Bliss

Can you find joy in the ordinary? Do you practice gratitude every day? Finding joy in every day moments means taking a moment to stop, breathe and thank the universe. It has the power to improve your mood, work and bottom line. Sarah Peck’s recent blog post “Finding the little bliss(es): this is it” explores […] Read more…

Why student loans worked for me

I reached a milestone in my financial journey this month that I have been looking forward to for a long time: I paid off my undergraduate student loans. While I feel relief that I’m closing that chapter of borrowing, looking back on my college preparation and experience, it was all worth it. With this in […] Read more…

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