Musician playing violin while sitting outside on sunny balcony beside a sign asking for money

Street Performer Raises Money for School Tuition

While we were in Vegas this past weekend, we saw a man performing on the street. He had a sign that said “Trying to Pay For Tuition, Anything Helps.” With student loan debt in the United States over $1 Trillion,

a row of differently shaped mailboxes. one says no junk mail on it

3 Ways to Stop Junk Mail for Good

Have you ever opened your mailbox and found it was full of junk mail? After sorting through the pile you may have found most of it to be credit card deals and insurance offers that just end up going in

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How to Buy a Used Car from a Private Party

On Monday we bought my wife a newer “used” car. She drove her previous car, which was a 1998 Honda Accord, for about 3 years and it was time to replace it. I know firsthand that buying a used car

How We Paid Off $52,000 in Debt in 18 Months

I have often been asked how this was possible. Did we make a lot of money? Did we know something that most people didn’t know? The short answer is “no”. We just saw our situation as it really was, a mess.