I've been dreading this post a little bit because our debt on paper went up a considerable amount last month. We didn't work as much at the second jobs and murphy came for another visit. We used a 0% interest balance transfer to cover a number of debts that seemed to happen all at once,… Continue reading December 1st State of the Frugal Union
Fall is here! My favorite time of year! We did ok for the month of September, following the trend from last month, we had a number of big bills that we needed to knock out, like eye exams and contact lenses and glasses for Frugal Husband and myself, we also got snow tires on the… Continue reading October 1st State of the Frugal Union
Wowza August just FLEW by. Husband and I worked a ton, but we also spent a lot of really nice family time with the frugal kids and enjoyed the last bit of summer before school started back up. We had a number of unexpected bills to the tune of about 3k, but we'll be able… Continue reading September 1st State of the Frugal Union and Frugal Friday.
Well murphy decided to visit again, to the tune of a propane bill that was about $500 more than we expected and a medical bill that was about $600 more than planned. I'm not adding either to our debt total (yet) because they won't be billed until next month- I'm hoping that we'll be able… Continue reading August 1 State of the Frugal Union
So we have goals! Lots of goals! But our biggest goal right now is digging out of what I lovingly refer to as our MEGA DEBT PILE. No, seriously, it's really MEGA. How Mega you might ask? Well here's the break down: Frugal house- $210,000 Frugal Student Loans- $161,000 Frugal Private Student Loan- $4,900 Frugal… Continue reading July 1st State of the Frugal Union