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Retiring by 45!

Money and Finance don’t have to suck! Learn how to make and keep more of your money with my blog, some simple tools, and some great resources. Who knows, maybe money can grow on trees for you!

When it comes to money and finance, keeping more than you spend comes down to a few simple things. On my journey to retiring by the age of 45, all of these categories help immensely. Use this site and all the resources to help you on your financial journey!

Constant Learning

Sometimes what you don’t know can hurt you. Do not worry, I can help you learn about all things money and finance!

Smart Spending

Spending money is part of life. Some spends are better than others. Spend smart & keep more of your money!

Smart Saving

Saving money might not be great if you’re not building wealth. I dive into some good ways to save and invest your dough too. 

Budgeting

Do you know what comes in and what goes out? If not, no worries. I can help with some budgeting tools. 

Featured Resources

When it comes to finance, your physical and mental wellbeing is as important as your financial wellbeing. The two resources above can help with both. Note, these are affiliate links. If you click on them I may earn a small commission. That doesn’t change the facts – get your mind and body on the same positive track as your financials now!

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Best Spends May 2020

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