Our Path to Freedom

I must admit, I’m (very!) jealous of those of you who have had their lives figured out since you were little kids. One of my best friends growing up knew he wanted to be a doctor since he was 10 years old, and he’s now a successful family physician. My brother-in-law has always been fascinated by cars, and he’s now a successful mechanical engineer. Other friends were interested in important social matters, and are now…

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6 Websites That Pay You For Your Opinion

A few weeks ago, I started searching for extra ways to make money online. My goal is to find legitimate resources that anyone can use. Finding websites that pay for your opinion is what I’ve been focusing on these past couple weeks. Quick Background I started a business last year and it didn’t grow as quickly as I had hoped. When I told my wife we needed to make some quick decisions or we wouldn’t…

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What do you want life to look like?

Yesterday, my wife and I were talking outside the RV while our daughter napped. The topic of conversation was life. Specifically, “what do you want life to look like?” It’s a difficult conversation to have without talking about money. In years past, we let finances make decisions for us. Although this is a topic that must be discussed at some point, what we want from life goes beyond what we can afford. Life is about values, beliefs, and time….

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How to Start a WordPress Blog

After using “drag and drop” websites for years, we decided to start a WordPress blog for the extra flexibility. At first, our blog was for keepsake purposes. But when one post got 1,200 views in less than 24 hours, I realized there was a bigger opportunity here. You don’t need a background in computers to make money on a computer. You simply need patience and be willing to learn. If you’ve thought about it, here’s how to do…

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15 Tools Every Full-Time RVer Should Have

I’m a really cheap (frugal) guy.  Every day items, the “brand name” isn’t any better quality than the alternative. I realized as a homeowner that tools were the exception to that rule. I bought the cheapest tools I could find at first. And one by one, the tools started breaking. Unfortunately, going with the cheap tools up front ended up costing me twice as much in just a few years time. The real benefit of buying…

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Apps Every RVer Should Have

Having the right technology is essential for a successful camping trip. Learning how to navigate technology on the road is just as important as learning how to navigate the road. I’m an app junkie. After hundreds of downloads, I’ve found the RV apps every RVer should have.  Today’s technology is incredible. If you need to figure out which cell phone carrier provides the best services for travellers, there’s an app for that. If you need to…

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