Hey teachers! Start here.

Hey teachers! Start here.

Hey teachers! I'm so glad you've found your way here. I hope this is the first of many steps you take toward getting your financial life in order, finding balance, and ultimately learning how to live abundantly. Here's the truth: we all avoid money, not just teachers. We have a lot of beliefs about ourselves [...]

My January 2020 Net Worth

My January 2020 Net Worth

It's that special time of the month again! Here's the breakdown of my net worth, post 3-paycheck month: Pension: $5,398 (+382 since last month) Roth IRA: $2,776 (+673 since last month) 457: $2,470 (+18 since last month) Emergency Fund: $3,984 (+1,007 since last month) Other Savings: $3,573 (+550 since last month) January 2020 Net Worth: [...]

An Unfrugal Life

An Unfrugal Life

If you heard my One Million Apples podcast interview, you heard me talk about what it means to be unfrugal. I got a lot of questions about this-- so I decided to dedicate a post to it for clarification. Please comment below if any questions remain. I've been touting the adjective "unfrugal" as a descriptor [...]

My 2019 Net Worth

My 2019 Net Worth

This month marks exactly one year since I first tracked my net worth, so I've been anticipating this blog post all December, excited to see the change since only one year ago. If you've read my first net worth post, you know that my starting point was a net worth of $131. That being said, [...]