After reading Jordan Peterson's 12 Rules for Life, it seemed appropriate for me to apply a set of rules to just one aspect of life--weight loss. It just so happens that I came up with 12 of them, so I will call it "12 Rules to Lose Weight." Here are 12 simple rules that you… Continue reading 12 Rules to Lose Weight (the Easy Way)
In an earlier post, I talked about fragrances being a waste of money and how you should find cheaper alternatives. In this post, I'd like to explore another alternative -- making your own fragrance. I discovered that making your own fragrance is a pretty common practice these days, and it's not that hard to do… Continue reading Make Your Own Fragrance (the Easy Way)
Some people seem to think that you need to spend countless hours in the gym in order to have a decent physique -- but is that really necessary? Do you really need to workout 5-7 days a week, 2-3 hours at a time? The truth is, you only need a few good exercises to get… Continue reading My (Frugal) Full Body Workout Routine
Who doesn't want to have multiple streams of income coming in? In fact, I have made it a point, lately, not to do anything that doesn't contribute to me making some extra money (I get a kick out of finding as many ways as possible to make even a few cents on the side). Here… Continue reading How I Make Multiple Streams of Income
As a Christian, I am deeply committed to the truths found in the Bible -- not the least of which have to do with finances. Whether or not you are committed to Christian truths, doesn't change the fact that the Bible contains a lot of helpful principles -- especially when it comes to money. In… Continue reading Bible Verses About Money That Work
Changing my own oil was something I always took pride in doing. Not to mention the fact that I enjoyed saving money. Related: Stop Wasting Money on These 10 Things But, is it cheaper to change your own oil? Not really. It might save you a little bit of money, but it's probably not worth… Continue reading Is It Cheaper to Change Your Own Oil?
I used to be pretty passionate about wearing a nice fragrance. I was proud of it -- it was my scent! I made sure I always had some on hand. I thought it would always be a necessary expensive for me -- no matter what the cost. Well, things are starting to change for me.… Continue reading Is Cologne and Perfume a Waste of Money?
When I first started catching catfish in the summer of 2013, I thought it would be cool to catch as much as I could and have a fish fry by Labor Day that same year. That turned out to be successful -- for the most part. When I tried to do it again the following… Continue reading Is Fishing Cheaper Than Buying Fish?
There are many ways to save for retirement, but how do you know which is best? In this article, we'll explore some common ways people save for retirement and which way is best. Let's take a look. You have to investThis probably goes without saying, but in order to effectively save for retirement, you have… Continue reading Best Way to Save for Retirement
How are you supposed to know how much money you need to retire comfortably? In this article, we'll explore the answer to that very important question. Most experts will tell you that you need 80% of your final pre-retirement salary to live on each year, but there are two problems with that: (1) How do… Continue reading How Much Money Do You Need to Retire?