Yakezie Challenge

Adam My Life 2 Comments

I’ve been writing pretty consistently since November, with a sum total of 58 posts (and another 38 sitting in draft) and am now trying to get my name out there a bit more. So I’ve decided to join the Yakezie Challenge started by Sam over at Financial Samurai. Below are the rules. Let’s see how far we can get on those …

It’s about living well, not being cheap

Adam Garden, My Life, Personal Finance 12 Comments

I’ve been thinking about Mr. Money Mustache’s recent conversation with Andrew Horowitz and the misconceptions he had about what it means to live frugally. Being frugal doesn’t mean cheap. It doesn’t mean deprivation. It’s not about eliminating everything fun in your life that you enjoy. As MMM says,  This is not about being cheap, minimalist, or extreme. It’s about using …