2015 Traditional & Roth IRA Contribution Limits
Fri, 10/24/14 | No Comment

2015 Traditional & Roth IRA Maximum Contribution Limits
Unfortunately, 2015 will not bring an increase in the maximum individual retirement account contribution amount. The 2015 maximum IRA contribution limit is still capped at $5,500, the same …

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The Value of Work & Status to the American Identity
September 5, 2013 | 21 Comments
The Value of Work & Status to the American Identity

A big part of why I’ve adopted the lifestyle I have… OK, the biggest part – is that financial independence is an incredibly attractive prospect to me.
I believe that human beings are more likely to …

IRS to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages for Federal Tax Purposes
September 4, 2013 | No Comment
IRS to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages for Federal Tax Purposes

In case you missed it, there was a big announcement from the IRS on gay marriages last week, as a result of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court striking down parts of the Defense of Marriage …

Summer of Saving is Over. A Recap & Next Steps
September 3, 2013 | 4 Comments
Summer of Saving is Over. A Recap & Next Steps

The Summer of Saving has come to an end.
47 posts in 3 months – the most breakneck pace I’ve written at in the 6 years of this blog.
The series of  was a lot of fun …

How to Make your Own Non-Toxic Cleaning Products
August 28, 2013 | 9 Comments
How to Make your Own Non-Toxic Cleaning Products

Even though most so-called “green” cleaners claim to be environmentally friendly and good for you, there really is no federal regulations of what “green” is (“green” is a subjective quality analogous to , not a …

Your Toilet Might be Leaking. Here’s how to Detect & Fix it
August 27, 2013 | 3 Comments
Your Toilet Might be Leaking. Here’s how to Detect & Fix it

For a personal finance blogger, nothing is quite as satisfying as crafting a personal finance lesson analogy to a toilet:
“Sometimes the leaks that hurt the most are the tiny ones that go undetected.”
That felt good.
But …

Zen and the Art of DIY Home Maintenance & Repair
August 26, 2013 | 8 Comments
Zen and the Art of DIY Home Maintenance & Repair

Some of the biggest housing costs you will come across are completely and frustratingly unpredictable.
The only thing that is certain is that if you are a homeowner long enough, you are going to get hit …


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