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Ending 7 Years of Budgeting

I started budgeting in 2012 when I first found the YNAB software. It was a life changer. I had no clue how much I was spending every month until I could track it and plan out my spending. After 7 years, I’m bring my budgeting to an end. Just last month, January 2020, I decided […]

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February 2019 Spending

I spent $2,229 last month to cover my household budget. I track everything using YNAB which makes pulling a report up super easy. The majority of the spending was business spending. My cheapest category was utilities – not bad for the coldest month of the year in Portland. I create a spending post every month […]

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The Deadly Monthly Payment

I’ve been operating on cash for many years now. I bought my condo in cash and I make all purchases in cash. Well, not like physical cash but I don’t use debt. So the other day when I was walking by a house for sale in my neighborhood for $500,000, my first reaction was daaaaamnnnn that’s a […]

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My Spending Categories

I spend a lot of money because I’m not frugal by nature. But now I spend a lot more money on others. Not that I’m some fucking Buddha, just that i don’t have any more spending needs – spending on more shit doesn’t make me happier. The less shit I own, the less I want, […]