Debt Free Divas

September 8, 2015
Debt Free Obstacles

Overcome Debt Free Obstacles: Spending and Income Problems

Achieving a debt free lifestyle is a noble goal. I talk with plenty of people who desire debt freedom, but turning a dream into reality takes […]
September 3, 2015
Save money on groceries.

Tame Your Grocery Bill with Simple Ways to Save

I’ve added a new item to my bucket list. Get invited to a home cooked meal at Steve and Annette Economidies. She had me at lamb […]
September 1, 2015

Sunshine Blogger Award

I’ve been recognized – by my peer – for spreading sunshine. Recognition of your efforts is always a nice thing. So I appreciate Maarten Van Lier […]
August 28, 2015
Find $200/month in your budget challenge

Find $200/month in your Budget Challenge

I’ve been engaged in a most interesting experiment. I’ve been helping people find $200/month on paper in their budget. So far (as of the published date […]
August 24, 2015
Travel to Washington D.C.

Doing Washington D.C. Debt Free Divas Style

So far, one of my all-time-favorite places to visit is the nation’s capital. Washington D.C. The District of Columbia. I love the architecture. I love the […]
August 21, 2015
Legal affairs

Keeping Your Affairs in Order – Legal Matters Chat with Johnetta Paye, Esq.

For some time, I’ve wanted to cover basic legal issues on the Midday Money Show podcast. Why, after 5 years, I’m just getting around to it […]
August 17, 2015
Keeping accounts separate

5 Financial Reasons to Avoid Co-mingling if you Cohabitate

As this experience running a laundromat officially winds down, I was recently engaged in conversation with yet another colorful personality. We’ve had the laundromat since 2003. […]
August 15, 2015
Bronzeville Summer Night Tour

How Misbehaving Almost Ruined our $20 Date Night

I know the back to school sales are in full force and the days are getting shorter, but I’m not giving up on summer – not […]
August 10, 2015
Frugal or Cheap?

Can We Take Frugal Too Far?

I’ve been hitting the bitty birthday circuit hard this month. We’ve attended a first birthday bash, a four year old swim soiree, a bounce and jam […]
August 7, 2015
Build Your Savings to Pursue Debt Free Living

How to Create a $300,000 in the Bank Attitude

Maarten van Lier heard an off-the-cuff comment from a co-worker shortly after arriving in the United States from the Netherlands. His co-worker expressed a lack of […]