A couple of weeks ago I began preparing a presentation I was going to give at our second ChooseFI Alabama meetup. I took to the group and crowd-sourced what my topic was going to be. After a number of choices were thrown out, frugality is what most people had voted for. Perfect, one of the… Continue reading How Frugality Saved us $644k
You’d think that a small Japanese hatchback with a 1.8L 4 cyl engine and 6 speed transmission would get pretty decent fuel mileage. Well, we are here to tell you that the ’07 Versa would like to be the exception to that thought. If you just type it into the Google machine, they’ll tell you… Continue reading Make Driving A Car Suck Less.
I’ve touched on the topic of cars in my previous post, How to Not Buy a Car, and I even mentioned my 2007 Nissan Versa (pictured above, in all her glory). Honestly, this is my favorite car I’ve owned, and frankly, it’s not even close. In this article I’m going to explain how I made over… Continue reading How to Get Rich by Driving Crappy Cars
Full disclosure: I am a recovering car addict. I’ve done almost all the unspeakable’s. I’ve taken out multiple car loans, owned a gas-guzzling 4×4 SUV, owned more than 1 car at a time (at one point I owned 5 cars individually…ugh), and bought expensive European luxury/sports cars. My only saving grace is that I’ve never… Continue reading How to Not Buy a Car