State of the Frugal Union

July 1st State of the Frugal Union

As usual it was a crazy month! Our 2nd jobs unexpectedly cut our hours to the tune of about $1900 that we were planning on to help dig us out of our hole. These were hours that had been confirmed months and months in advance so I've been doing a lot of moving things around… Continue reading July 1st State of the Frugal Union

State of the Frugal Union

June 1st Frugal State of the Union

Well! We had a stellar month and we made a BIG choice to cash in some of our investments from when we were teachers and we PAID OFF the subaru! Woot!! This frees up $425 a month to go toward other debt. So that's the good news! The bad news? As I type this our… Continue reading June 1st Frugal State of the Union

State of the Frugal Union

May 1st State of the Frugal Union

The month of April we did alright- the numbers are decent, but I'm so so excited for the June 1st state of the frugal union, I can confidently say it'll be a big one because our first paycheck from our extra jobs actually arrives on May 3rd and between the 2 of us we worked… Continue reading May 1st State of the Frugal Union

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State of the Frugal Union 4/1/18

April! Already! We're enjoying some quieter weekends before we ramp up the hours on our second jobs big time toward the end of the month. That means April will be pretty normal debt repayment wise, probably a little more than 1k . We have a big bill due in April since we are going to… Continue reading State of the Frugal Union 4/1/18

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March 1st 2018 State of the Frugal Union

Here we are! March! It was a good month we had lots of fun for valentine's day and my birthday, and now reality is setting in- we've got work to do! I had a terrible and super realistic dream that I lost my job and after totally freaking out about it I had a realization… Continue reading March 1st 2018 State of the Frugal Union