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Don’t Fall for Ripoffs Like This!

These are full out scams, but they seem so legit when they come in the mail. This warning is so good, you need to check it out. Falling for one of these would be such a huge waste of money and totally blow your budget, especially the electronics ones. #scam

Yesterday I got this postcard in the mail:   Out of curiosity, I scratched off the square on the back to see how much I was "pre-approved" to borrow. $4800. Like I have the ability to pay back $4800! I checked out the site to see what … Continue reading...

Job Situation Update

Wow, I feel like I fell off the earth for a little while! This week has been a hot mess - I'm so glad it's the weekend I could cry.The quick version of what's happening with my job:I resigned from my full-time job yesterday. My last day there will be … Continue reading...

I’m Over My Job

Yesterday was the final straw.I won't go into detail, but I'm pretty sure it was the worst workday I've had in my entire life. I worked 13 hours, which included being interrogated by child protection regarding a false complaint from a parent, being … Continue reading...

Guest Post: Financial Do-Over

This is a guest post from Marissa at Thirty-Six Months for the 10th Yakezie Blog Swap. This week's topic is, "If you had one financial do-over, what would it be and why?" Be sure to check out my guest post on her site! It is so hard to pinpoint … Continue reading...

I Have a Secret Life

Do you have any idea how hard it is to have a blog when you're trying desperately to keep the people you know from finding out?That's what I've been doing for, well, the entire time I've been doing this. I'm not exactly "anonymous," yet I'm … Continue reading...