Over the years our average income has been less than $30,000 (including my husband’s Navy salary and all allowances, plus my spotty freelance income). In less than seven years we saved $49,000, made significant investment purchases (vehicles, appliances, furniture) of $38,000, and were completely debt free! That is an annual savings/investment rate of over $12,500 per year, or 43% of our gross income.
Amy Dacyczyn (pronounced Decision) could teach a few lessons to our government and elected officials….
The Complete Tightwad Gazette, by Amy Dacyczyn
- The Family CEO
- Frugal Hacks
- The Simple Dollar
- The Best Time to Buy Anything During the Year
- Frugal For Life
- The Color of Money – Michelle Singletary
- Frugal Living – Erin Huffstetler
- Festival of Frugality
- Get Rich Slowly
- The Consumerist
- Wise Bread
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