Hi everyone, please welcome soon-to-be college grad and aspiring freelance writer Lauren Davidson. Lauren is going to share with us some important ways for college students to minimize student loan debt. Take it away, Lauren! College often goes together with student loans and this is what most people think of when they hear the […]READ MORE >>
Making it Happen in 2016 (& Giveaway)!
Happy 2016 everyone! I don’t know about you all, but I am eager to see what the new year will bring. We are planning a lot of exciting changes here at Casa Frugal in 2016, so I thought I would take this opportunity to update you on happenings here! Also, there is a reader […]READ MORE >>
How to Hammer Your Way Out of Debt
Howdy folks. I hope you all are having an excellent day! I was re-reading one of my posts from a few months ago recently, and a comment from a reader really stuck with me. It was in this post, where I was describing how the hubs and I would really like to move to our […]READ MORE >>
How Getting Financially Real Kicked My Butt into Action
Thanks to Shannon at The Heavy Purse for inviting me to be a part of the 2015 Financial Literacy Awareness Carnival! Financial Literacy is an incredibly important topic and I feel honored to be a part of this event. Thanks so much Shannon! And now read on to hear about our journey to getting financially real […]READ MORE >>
Sometimes Less $$$ = More Happiness… But Less Debt is Priceless
Greetings everyone! It has been somewhat of a difficult week here at Casa Frugal. Aside from dealing with a nine month old baby who is teething and hating it, we have also been struggling with a big personal decision. Note: This post may contain affiliate links. I’ve written a lot on this blog […]READ MORE >>
ALL Debt is Risk, whether it is “Good” Debt or Not!
Over the last few years I’ve spent a lot of time pondering debt and whether there can ever really truly be a good kind of debt. Oh, I know a lot of people refer to things like student loans and mortgages as “good” debt, but how good is it really? I mean, wouldn’t it be […]READ MORE >>
How to Earn an A in Student Loan Repayment Options
Hi everyone! Please enjoy a guest post this week from DeAnna, who blogs over at Young & Free St. Louis. Student loans: It’s a curse word for many. I recently spoke with Colleen Henegan from Vantage Credit Union and she helped me break down the scary walls and understand the basics of repayment options. Colleen has […]READ MORE >>