Found Money Update, March – June: $7759


Found Money

The last time I wrote a found money update was at the end of February. It seemed to me then – as it does now – that I should probably do an update quarterly and that’s something I’ve put on the calendar going forward. Since this update needs to capture not only the second quarter […]

July 25, 2013

Found Money Update: $10,319


Found Money

When I started writing this update, I meant for it to be a quick one, just letting you know what has happened in the time since I last updated. But I wanted to say a bit about each area of found money and, as I wrote, the post became longer and longer. I hope you’re […]

February 27, 2013

Found Money Update: Garage Sale Edition


Found Money

I’ve written a lot about getting rid of things by selling them online: on Craigslist: My Weekend Selling on Craigslist, on Amazon: The Money Hiding in Your House: Textbooks on eBay: Top 5 Reasons I Love Selling on eBay at Cash 4 Books: Cash4Book Review I’ve also written about donating your stuff and taking the tax writeoff. But […]

July 5, 2012

How to Find the Money to Pay Off Your Debt


Found Money, Paying Off Debt

Spring is starting to bust out here, but I’m still thinking about snowflakes. As in debt snowflakes. After a brief pause for an all-cash Christmas and some much needed all-cash home improvements, we are again focused on paying off all non-mortgage debt as quickly as possible. Debt snowflaking is the most successful method I’ve used […]

March 3, 2011