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Starting January 1st, 2015, we’ll be without traditional health insurance for the first time in our lives. As someone who has paid health insurance premiums faithfully for my entire adult life, it feels really, really weird saying that. But the fact is, when we shopped around for health insurance this year, we discovered that healthcare […]
There are lots of reasons that being frugal is awesome. We’ve talked about six of them in this blog post. Among those six reasons is the ability to (hopefully someday) retire. It’s easy, though, to get caught up in the “no spending on anything I don’t need for my literal survival” and forget that there […]
Lately, I’ve been hearing a lot about pet insurance in the blogosphere. The stories generally fall into one of three categories; a) people think that pet insurance is a ridiculous idea, or b) people bought pet insurance and are glad they did, or b) people bought pet insurance hoping that it will be useful at […]
A few weeks ago, I brought my 18-month-old daughter in for her “well baby” check-up. Thankfully, my employer allowed me to use my lunch break to take her to the doctor’s office. Since all she needed was a check-up and some shots, I thought that I would be back within an hour. We arrived at the […]