Budgets Are Sexy

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13 “Buy It for Life” Items That Save Money and Bring Happiness

Pete McPherson  |  Budgets Are Sexy

I, Pete McPherson, am a cheapskate. My father’s a cheapskate, and his father before him. It’s in my blood. But the good news? Being cheap saves me money… WAIT, does it?

The 9 Best Paychecks in the World 🏆

Joel  |  Budgets Are Sexy

The feeling of getting paid while doing nothing on vacation is awesome. It’s a glimpse into what future financial independence feels like!

My Parents Retired at 42: What I Learned Growing Up in a FIRE Family

Mike  |  Budgets Are Sexy

My parents retired when I was 10, and my whole life has been shaped by it. They’ll tell you it was the best decision of their lives.

Fun and Weird Money Superstitions 🕷️

Joel  |  Budgets Are Sexy

Apparently if a spider crawls into your pocket, aka a “money spider,” it will bring you good fortune. Some believe dreaming of spiders means money will come into your life soon.

Dear Wife, Here’s How to FIRE If I Die Early

Joel  |  Budgets Are Sexy

Sorry about the financial $hitshow I’m leaving behind! Hopefully, this letter will help you clean up the mess, simplify our stuff, and help you create a new/clean plan moving forward.

Value Based Budgeting = More Happiness for Your Dollars

Joel  |  Budgets Are Sexy

The biggest key to a values based budget is establishing your personal values and priorities in life. This is way harder than it sounds! It requires some deep questioning of yourself!