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Quickly Organize Your Bills and Receipts

In this short video Natalie shares quick and simple tips for how to organize bills, receipts and junk mail! Just a note about our office. We have a filing system that fits best on a top shelf in our office that is why I transfer things once a month. I found that if I didn’t…

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How To Save Money

If you search “How To Save Money” in Google the results are terrible.  The top ranking article is all about how to save a nickel here or a dime there.  As if accumulating money in a savings account depended on not using so much electricity and line drying your clothes!  The next few paragraphs will…

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Magic Spending Accounts

People have used savings accounts to save for specific things for a long time.  Simple example: put $200 per month in an account for two years to save for a $2,400 vacation.  We decided, “why not use a transaction account for a specific purpose?” In developing our system, one of the first things we did…

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Debt Is Not The Problem!!!

In the first eleven years of our marriage, Natalie and I added an average of $5,000 of credit card debt each year (yes, 11 X $5,000 = $55,000 in debt!).  No matter how much income we had, we STILL added $5,000 of debt. At the beginning of every year we’d tell ourselves, “This is our…

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