I recently wrote a guest post for Zero Day Finance detailing my salary growth in only three years of working. Today, I’d like to provide a proper breakdown of my average monthly expenses, to be used as a benchmark for those looking to move here or others trying to estimate what a frugal (but reasonable)…… Continue reading The Cost of Living in NYC
Plenty of people seem to be able to supplement their income with side hustles… why does it seem so difficult?
Frugality isn’t a something I’ve been forced into; it’s a lifestyle choice I have made for myself.
It’s time for a 2017 quarterly update! At the end of 2016, I laid out my financial goals for this year. Here’s where I currently stand with my goals: Pay off all my student debt. As of January 1st, I had about $4,000 saved up towards the last $10,000 of debt. I’m now at $1,300 (after…… Continue reading A 2017 Savings Goal Update – Q1
I was recently in the position of deciding between a new job opportunity and really good counter-offer. The decision wasn’t an easy one, but I found a way to evaluate which of the two options was best for me.
A more personal post: how blogging puts me “in the zone”
Clearing surface space and getting rid of things I don’t actually use. Before and after photos inside!