1 Jan 2019
Happy New Year! Welcome to 2019 and welcome to day 1 of the January 2019 Uber Frugal Month Group Challenge! We start every year off right by completing the UFM [...]Read more Join The 2019 Uber Frugal Month Group Challenge TODAY!
28 Dec 2018
Boatloads of snow Our November 2018 is best summed up by the following: Lots of celebrations Loads of snow I hope you enjoyed this detailed explanation of our month. [...]Read more Tractor Chains And Other November 2018 Expenditures
27 Dec 2018
It arrived. I opened the box and held it up to enjoy it. It was a new wireless speaker. It was solid black, a beautiful piece of technology. I couldn’t wait to [...]Read more Getting started with gratitude — a 30-day challenge for the new year
20 Dec 2018
When J.D. decided to spend three weeks in Europe with his family, he asked a few people if they’d be interested in contributing articles during his absence. He [...]Read more Five lessons I learned while making a documentary film about FIRE
20 Dec 2018
Winter sunrise from our back porch Oh, it’s back. That’s right. The thing you’ve asked Santa for, the thing you’ve pined after all year, the thing that’s been on [...]Read more Indulge In Self-Care By Joining The January 2019 Uber Frugal Month Group Challenge!
18 Dec 2018
November 2018 November 2018 on the homestead: tad snowy November is stick season. November is stark trees, bare earth, cold. November is purgatory, a way station [...]Read more This Month On The Homestead: Snow, Power, and Celebrations
17 Dec 2018
In the world of personal finance, the subject of how couples share (or don’t share) their money comes up time and time again. It’s no surprise. After [...]Read more The case for separate (but combined) finances
14 Dec 2018
Greetings from Prague! I’m just over halfway through my European vacation, so I thought it’d be fun to share some of my adventures and to take a glimpse [...]Read more A postcard from Europe: A mid-journey update on my travels
12 Dec 2018
It’s the most wonderful time of the year!!! True, true, but it’s also the most stressful time of the year for some. Stressed? Moi? You may be thinking. But indeed, [...]Read more Reader Suggestions: Holiday Gifts That’ll Spread The Love But Not Break The Bank
10 Dec 2018
My name is Zach, and I write at Four Pillar Freedom, where I tend to tackle financial topics through data visualization. While J.D. is on vacation, I offered to [...]Read more Which matters more for building wealth: your saving rate or your investment returns?