March Expenses

This is a monthly post where I break down the nitty gritty of our expenses, so you can see where our money goes each month.   I’ll also share a chart of of the progress on our mortgage, tax deferred investments, and and taxable investments. These charts don’t include numbers, but they will show trends as Read more about March Expenses[…]

Should You Combine Your Finances?

Mr. LSF and I have been married for 3 years now, but for the first 2.5 years of our marriage, we managed our finances separately.  Heck we even bought a house without combining our finances. I honestly don’t even remember why we thought this was a good idea, but we must have at some point. Read more about Should You Combine Your Finances?[…]

Invest More or Pay Off Mortgage?

The classic debate – pay off your mortgage early, or invest that money?  For those of you who are homeowners, this is undoubtedly something you’ve tossed around.  Whichever route you choose, you really can’t go wrong.   Let’s go through some pros and cons of paying off your mortgage early. This post assumes you don’t have Read more about Invest More or Pay Off Mortgage?[…]