What’s your next move.

April 16, 2015

Personal finance, well really life in general, is often about the next move. You go from elementary, to middle, to high school, and then to college. You finish college and get a job, only to find yourself looking for a new job after a couple of years. My entire personal finance journey has always been about the next […]

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And the refinance continues

April 13, 2015

***I want to make things clear that I am writing a review of my refinancing process and am IN NO WAY being compensated for this post, nor is AmeriSave even aware that I have a blog. I figure with low interest rates, refinancing might be worth considering for some of you, and it might be helpful […]

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How much does child care cost?

April 7, 2015

Girl Ninja and I just got back from a glorious 10 day San Diego / Palm Desert vacation. I ate many a California Burritos (9 total), Baby Ninja ate a gratuitous amount of sand at the beach, and Girl Ninja consumed her body weight in Starbucks. We spent time with old friends, visited our Alma Mater’s […]

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Sorry I’m on vacation

March 31, 2015

Probably won’t have new content up until next week since the fam and I are in San Diego for Spring Break. 

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Things every high school senior should know about college.

March 24, 2015

I’ve been mentoring the same group of high school boys for four years. They are seniors now, and most of them are in the midst of receiving their college acceptance/rejection letters in the mail. At one of my recent Bible studies I asked the guys if they would be interested in doing a “college prep” […]

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How to accidentally save money.

March 16, 2015

Girl Ninja and I have made multiple intentional decisions on how we can best reign in our spending and control our monthly expenses. There are numerous ways in which we intentionally cut costs to save money. Last night, however, I started thinking about all the ways I unintentionally have saved my family a bunch of money. Here are […]

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Some free things aren’t free when you have money.

March 12, 2015

Girl Ninja and I were hanging out with a bunch of high school kids the other night at Young Life, when I started talking with one of the Junior guys about some of his photography shots I’ve seen him share on social media. As we talked about our mutual love for nice lenses and photography, he said […]

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