How to Use a Travel Credit Card

Please note: Throughout this article I reference two particular travel credit cards. As of the time of writing, they are the two that had features I knew best and that were good. This is not an endorsement of those cards now or in the future, as their features could change at any moment. This is […]

Weathering the Storm

Best laid plans, right? These days it seems like a storm is always on the horizon. No matter what your lived experience is, you’ve had to pivot due to an unpredictable life circumstance before. We just experienced that in our household. I won’t go into specifics, but safe to say we lost almost a week […]

Vacation Planning: A Quick Tutorial

If you’re like me, you probably need time to reset each year. With spring and summer fast approaching, you may find yourself wishing for a change of scenery. Thankfully the new house has delayed or reset that timer a bit for our household – I’m still learning my new routines- but, eventually the time will […]

Well…That Was Big. What’s Next?

Change is inevitable. Time flows ever forward. I know this is obvious to some, but it bears repeating. I have recently had to adapt to a big change, buying our home, and that has effects that reach deep into the other financial aspects of my life. The larger mortgage has affected my savings rate, my […]

Using a Savings-First Strategy to Snag Buffs

players hoard their riches. This misconception often runs so deep that players will avoid seeking the help of a financial planner. The truth is that what you should be spending in Real Life depends on your class and level, as well as your individual stats. I want to propose an alternative idea to you; develop a savings plan for future buffs and spend the rest on buffs to your current build!