Vanguard Stock Market Index Fund Experiment

July 19, 2018 shalady 3

Does VTSMX\VTSAX really work? I am a millennial who has heard enough stories about those burned by stock markets. Over the past couple of decades, I have developed a fear (bordering Paranoia) about stock market investing. In early 2017, I discovered Mr. Money Mustache and the online FIRE (Financial Independence […Click here to read more]

Keeping up with Dog Expenses

July 17, 2018 shalady 0

How much Money does it take to keep a dog? I have been asked this question multiple times since we got our dog. I figured, it is easier to list it here and reference this when the question comes my way again. Below are most of our dog related expenses. […Click here to read more]

5 Must Do things before one dies!

March 27, 2017 shalady 0

You will never guess what the top 5 to-do things are before one dies. This list does not include scuba diving with sharks or bungee jumping in New Zealand. This is not an emotional or a traditional bucketlist that follows the path of enjoyment and must-have life experiences. Unless you are all […Click here to read more]

Where is my Money??

March 24, 2017 shalady 2

Where is our money going? Between my husband and I, we are spending over 3000$ a month. We don’t have any expensive hobbies or habits. We don’t eat out more than twice a week (the month is question is an exception). We pack our lunch every day. We do not […Click here to read more]