Strategic Saving

Half-Off Flights
Liann

How I Booked Half-Price Flights to Australia

Brian and I had an idea that a trip to Australia was a possibility this year. Even so, our plans came down to the wire. We didn’t give ourselves an official Green Light until nearly 4 weeks before departure. There

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Minimalism Helps Us Achieve Freedom
Liann

How Minimalism Helps Us Achieve Greater Freedom

Sometimes, I joke that I became a minimalist out of necessity. While there is a little truth to that, I have found that I actually prefer a minimalist lifestyle to one that celebrates excess. Minimalism is intentionally choosing to own

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Accelerate Your Holiday Savings
Liann

How to Accelerate Your Holiday Savings

How would you like to enjoy your holidays? As we move into November, Brian and I are looking forward to slowing down. This will be our first slow holiday season together. Despite my intentions of creating quiet holidays, they’ve always

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Differences Between Frugal and Cheap
Liann

5 Major Differences Between Frugal and Cheap Habits

The terms Frugal and Cheap are often used interchangeably. Though they have similar denotations, they carry different attributes. A frugal person and a cheap person both aim to save money. The key differences lie in how they achieve their savings.

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Year-End Money Moves
Liann

Money Moves to Consider Before Year-End

The end of the year is on the horizon. With just over two months left, it’s a great time to check in on your financial commitments and forecast. Holiday expenses, insurance options, and overall future planning are often part of

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Savings through Digital Convenience
Liann

How Digital Convenience Saves Us Time and Money

Today’s hyper-connected world grants much opportunity and access to different products and services. It can be very easy to waste time and money on these conveniences, but Brian and I have worked together to find ways to save rather than

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5 Ways to Start Investing in Real Estate
Liann

5 Smart Ways to Start Investing in Real Estate

Entering the real estate market as a complete beginner can be extremely intimidating, especially in today’s market. The median listing price for a single-family home in the United States is $450,000, up 16.9% from 2021 and 31% from 2020. Home

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