What is Better, Reducing Expenses or Increasing Income?

Recently during one of our local Choose FI meetups in Philadelphia someone posed the question, “What is more important, increasing income or reducing expenses?” The answer seemed simple enough, you would work to increase your income and reduce your expenses. Right?

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The Paper Products Problem

If you are anything like me then you love the great outdoors. Truly some of my fondest memories are days and nights I have spent camping and hiking in the middle of nature. Unfortunately, many of the natural habitats that once existed and thrived are being erased at an alarming rate. OurPlanet.com helps to make it…

How Housing Can Make You Or Break You

Housing, where one lives, and why they live there has changed vastly over the years. From caves and mud huts to villas and chateaus people have no doubt come a long way in the design and style of homes.

How I Save The Planet and Thousands of Dollars, One Load Of Laundry At A Time

What I’m about to put forward is probably going to get some eye rolls from more than a few readers. For those courageous souls that stick with me and read through I promise to give you a legit reason why you can do laundry less often and for less money. Besides there is nothing quite…

My Phone Bill is $180 per Year

You might not even think this is an option or perhaps I have made some sort of typo, but in-fact my phone bill, before taxes for the next 12 months, is $180 (~$194 after taxes and fees).

Making Home Cooked Meals Convenient

Convenience is key when we consider that every major change we want to make needs to be executed and in certain cases on a regular basis for the rest of our lives.

How I lost 10 Pounds Without Exercising

I honestly thought that I would never return to this weight level because I had a story I internalized, a story I think most people in the U.S. can relate to.