When You Get Money, Get Rid of It

When You Get Money, Get Rid of It

Ok guys, this is my biggest savings fund tip of them all. When you get money, get rid of it. Especially when it’s more difficult to get the money. I don’t mean go buy some fishing gear or six pairs of Tieks that look adorable but will destroy your feet. I mean hide it away…

Savings Snowballs vs. Savings Avalanches

Savings Snowballs vs. Savings Avalanches

When you’re paying off debt, you often hear of two methods: debt snowballs and debt avalanches. They both get you where you’re trying to go in the end, but psychologically, they’re very different. Debt snowballs are where you list your debts in order of the amount owed. You pay them off from smallest to largest,…

Falling Through Spiderwebs

Falling Through Spiderwebs

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about spider webs, which, I totally get, is pretty weird. It started because I was sure there was some scene in the Hobbit or Lord of the Rings where the hobbits crash through a forest and fall through a ton of spider webs and then get stuck in one.…

Looking to Replace digit? Check Out Dobot!

Looking to Replace digit? Check Out Dobot!

Updates 7/19/17: Dobot will also start charging $1.99/month as of July 31, 2017.  When digit moved from a free to paid service, it made me pretty sad. I feel like it was a fantastic tool for folks just starting to save. Even for me, it made saving easier. It adapted to my variable freelance income…