Personal Finance Blog, Saving

The Black Sheep Bought a New Ride!

With another baby due in January of 2018, my wife and I have been looking for a larger vehicle to accommodate our (still) growing family.  We went into our search with several key things we were looking for.  We made our own list of demands for the Black Sheep Family’s new ride.  But, I’ll get… Read More The Black Sheep Bought a New Ride!

Budgeting, Saving

How to Budget Like a Boss

Look at all those George Washingtons, and other presidents, you have ready to work for you… it’s like you have your own team of employees and you’re the Head Mutha Flower in Charge!  Every time you receive some of those greenbacks, they just sit there waiting until you give them something to do.  Your budget… Read More How to Budget Like a Boss

Debt, Investing, Personal Finance Blog, Retirement, Saving

Set Yourself on FIRE

Not to be taken literally, ‘Setting Yourself on FIRE,’ is your financial plan to become Financially Independent, and Retire Early.  In order to do that, you have to have some form of a plan in place that helps you reach your goals.  “If you aim at nothing, you’ll hit it every time.”  That is one… Read More Set Yourself on FIRE

Debt, Personal Finance Blog

Keeping up with the Joneses? No thanks…

I don’t know about you, but retiring right around the time I will be going BACK into diapers is not my idea of how I’d like to spend mine.  Let’s take a quick look at “the Joneses” and you can decide whether or not that’s the route you want to go in your retirement. Here’s… Read More Keeping up with the Joneses? No thanks…

Personal Finance Blog

WTF is Black Sheep Millionaire?!?

WTF is Black Sheep Millionaire? That’s what my brother texted me, the morning after I created a Twitter account for the blog.  “What? How the hell did you know that,” I asked.  Great, so I let the cat out of the bag before I even had the chance to write my first post.  Apparently, no stealth… Read More WTF is Black Sheep Millionaire?!?