Lack of planning and communication about our finances is one of the reasons my wife and I were once headed down the wrong path. I thought we had learned something. Which is why the situation that is unfolding before me is so mind … [Read more...] about What Would You Do: Planning A Party With Family..and NOT Talking about Finances
I opened the bathroom drawer to put away the new tube of toothpaste requested by my wife since she said she was out. Instead of finding a flat, empty tube as I would have expected, I found a twisted, mangled mess. After I straightened it … [Read more...] about Use It Up Challenge: The Breakfast Cereal Smack Down
Do you ever get sick of paying attention to your finances? Tired of planning your spending and tracking every dollar? Yeah, me too. Our pre-weekend routine went as usual. I reconciled the the checking account, and paid the bills … [Read more...] about Can I Take a Break From Thinking About Money?
How do you pay your bills? I pay mine with money. Haha, in all seriousness, though, let me tell you a a little story... I entered the amount of the last bill into the spreadsheet used to track our checking account, and dropped the statement into … [Read more...] about How Do You Pay Your Bills?
Hi, Clever Dude readers! My name is Brock, and I am excited to introduce myself as a new writer here at Clever Dude! Don't worry, the original Clever Dude will still be posting as well, I'm just coming on board to fill in some of the gaps and … [Read more...] about More Clever Than Ever…….Meet Brock!
Now that I'm somehow a "big time" blogger (at least in someone's eyes), I get a few dozen emails each week from random people that "I've posted this great article at...". I've ignored them in the past, but this past few weeks, some of them are … [Read more...] about Random Links from the Web: March 20th Edition