After my husband and I got married, our only furnishings were ones we had received as gifts, which meant we had lots of random kitchen items and nothing to sit on (oh, the struggles of wedding registries). We needed a couch, and we needed one fast. We had almost no money to our name, so … Continue reading Highest Rated Couches on Amazon for less than $560!
8 Essential Things to Know Before Purchasing Your First Home
In preparation for buying our first home, we read books, listened to podcasts, and researched extensively online. Yet, there were many surprises along the road. Here's what they don't tell you on HGTV, and what we wished we would have known. 1. Start Saving for Your Next Down Payment Years in Advance Even if buying … Continue reading 8 Essential Things to Know Before Purchasing Your First Home
Time for a Change: When You’ve Lost Control of Your Finances
A little less than two years ago, my husband and I had just been married. We spent almost every penny to our name on our wedding/honeymoon, and we had moved to a brand new state for me to start my PhD. As two recent college graduates, our newly acquired cash flow from my husband's job … Continue reading Time for a Change: When You’ve Lost Control of Your Finances