I’d Even Flip Burgers, If I Had To

I’d Even Flip Burgers, If I Had To

It’s been awhile since I’ve written anything on this blog. Primarily that’s because I’ve been busting my tail, trying to get my feet back underneath me financially speaking. You see, I’m not always a good decision maker when it comes to...
Money Shame or Once Again, I Can’t Handle Money

Money Shame or Once Again, I Can’t Handle Money

This seems like a topic I might be revisiting ad nauseum. It might feel like that for you too. You get money stuff under control, and then something happens. An absolutely necessary car repair…or a kid (who happens to be allergic) gets stung and you’ve got...
How can a single mom beat student loan debt forever?

How can a single mom beat student loan debt forever?

Contributed by- Amy Nickson It’s not easy being a single mom as you often face challenges like managing unexpected expenses without extra income from a spouse apart from the burden of caring for the child. But it is the time that you stop making excuses and...
Are Your Car Costs Holding You Back?

Are Your Car Costs Holding You Back?

A guest post by Giles Kirkland When it comes to being a parent, some costs are necessary, others are not. For most families, the car falls within the former. Whether it’s the daily school run, doing the shopping or the various other duties that ultimately arise, a...

What’s so wrong with living in debt anyway?

As someone who has quite a bit of experience with this – I can tell you that sometimes it feels like debt is just inevitable. You are always going to be behind anyway, so what’s the point of getting out of it? It’s super easy, especially when there...

I Paid off $64k in Debt – and it was NOT via Prostitution.

Were you aware the only plausible way for a woman to pay off an astronomical amount of debt is via prostitution? Yeah, I didn’t either. But that’s what someone actually said about me. I guess stripping isn’t an option for moms, but turning tricks...