Should You Ever Buy A New Car?

A friend of mine was considering buying a used luxury vehicle (3-4 years old), and while it’s not a car I would ever buy, it fits his personality. However, he is thinking of now buying new because, “The interest rate…

Best ‘Get out of Debt’ Books

One of the things that I use to keep myself focused in my journey to debt freedom is books! I use Audiobooks usually because I can “read” these while commuting, working, washing the dishes and folding the laundry. Audible is…

Moving to Portland, OR

Being engaged is a strange place in life. You’re no longer just “dating” and yet, you’re not yet married. It’s a heck of a lot of waiting. Waiting to move (more on this). Waiting to live together (til after we…

Should I Buy Term Life Insurance?

With the recent passing of my fiancee’s mother…and her subsequent life insurance policy squabble (we are not involved in it thankfully), I’ve been thinking…. do I need to buy life insurance? With a wife now in the picture, and the…