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Welcome to the useful root

Welcome to the useful root

"Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any more than we can without potatoes." Louisa May Alcott, U.S. novelist

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SHIFT HAPPENS – How To Find Money By Changing Your Mindset

SHIFT HAPPENS – How To Find Money By Changing Your Mindset

Hi y’all! Here’s my big take away from learning about Financial Independence: it’s a SHIFT IN MINDSET. This shift was the catalyst for our plan and our drive to start taking action. Here’s what we have done so far since January of this year. CONTINUOUS […]

HOW TO GET FROM FINANCIALLY CLUELESS TO FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE

HOW TO GET FROM FINANCIALLY CLUELESS TO FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE

Hi Y’all! Financial Independence (FI)  rocked my world. Since being illuminated with FI the next step was to make an assessment of our current situation so I could come up with a plan on how to get us there. Here’s a snap shot of our […]

5 Reasons Why Financial Independence Rocked My World

5 Reasons Why Financial Independence Rocked My World

Hi Y’all! Let me tell you how I found FI and how it rocked my world. First things first, here’s a great little primer series that explains the basics of FI. If you’ve never heard of FI this will give you a basic run down. […]