Am I a Hoarder or a Minimalist?

By |June 22nd, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

Here comes another moving post. I wish I could write about something else, but it's consuming my life right now and I can't even try to think about anything else. Through the moving process, I've had to decide what to pack and what to throw away. I have always prided myself on the fact that I'm not a hoarder, but

How to Blog with your Smartphone

By |June 20th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , , , |

Hypothetically speaking, let's pretend you are a blogger. And let's pretend you moved this past weekend. Maybe in this scenario your internet at your new apartment won't be set up until at least Tuesday. You want to update your blog but the only internet you have is either at your old apartment across town or wifi at some

5 Ways to Prepare for a Move

By |June 17th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

Over the next week I will be moving into a new apartment. I move every year, so I'm pretty much a pro at getting this whole process done as quickly, cheaply and painlessly as possible. photo credit: flickr.com/zeke_ Don't get me wrong; moving sucks. It will not be quick, cheap, or painless. The only thing you can do

Turn Old Movies and Games into Cash

By |May 25th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

I am moving into a new apartment in about a month, and I've already started the process of getting rid of things that I would rather not move. I have an unwritten rule that if I haven't used something in the last year, I should get rid of it. One of the first things I noticed that fell into this

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

By |April 21st, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

I'm typically the one dishing out advice and tips on this site, but today I'm gonna turn the tables. I am having a heck of a time deciding if I should renew the lease at my apartment or if I should end it and find somewhere else to live, and I need your advice! I only have about three days