February Expense Report – $40K Challenge Update Written by Matt February Budget – $4,865 of $40,000 challenge Starting off 2018 we decided to take a challenge to spend $40,000 this year. We are two months into the challenge and we are on track! I honestly expected some overages with the beginning of the year travel … Read moreFebruary Expense Report – The $40k Challenge
Why We Quit our $250k per year Jobs WE QUIT OUR JOBS!! – that was my Facebook status update just a few short weeks ago. All caps… multiple exclamation points… We were very excited to start the next chapter of our life. For those that don’t know us, Allison and I both work as … Read moreWhy We Quit Our $250k Per Year Jobs
January Expenses and The $40k Challenge Written by Matt Starting off 2018 we decided to take a challenge to spend $40,000 this year. We talked about it a lot last year and it will mark a pretty significant reduction in our total spending (we spent about $65k last year). We have a lot in store … Read moreJanuary Expense Report and The $40k Challenge!
How to Save Money this Holiday Season Happy Holidays from Owen Your Future! With Thanksgiving past, and Christmas quickly approaching, Alli and I wanted to wish you all merry holidays! We couldn’t consider ourselves much of financial bloggers if we didn’t offer you some ways to help save some money this holiday season! We are … Read moreHow to Save Money During the Holidays
Is College Right for You? (Spreadsheet Included!) Written by Matt This article and video talks about: The Costs of American college The sunk cost of going to school and changing jobs Finding your passion prior to college The “Experience” of college Choose Yourself Education – Sales, business, coding etc. If you Listen to Dave Ramsey … Read moreIs College Right for You?
How to Get a Cheap Luxury Honeymoon Welcome to Owen Your Future! Me and Alli wanted to give you a little breakdown on a recent travel hacking experience where we significantly cut the cost of our Honeymoon down to ~30% of the average American honeymoon. We did all that while maintaining a super luxurious stay … Read moreHow to Get a Cheap Luxury Honeymoon
Wedding Money Breakdown Written by Alli In May of this year (2017), we got married. It was simultaneously the best time of my life as well as the most vulnerable and scariest time of my life. I felt pressure from friends, Pinterest, and myself to create the “perfect” wedding event. Meanwhile, I didn’t know what … Read moreWedding Money Breakdown
Welcome Readers to Owen Your Future. I’ll get into a lot of depth on personal finance and other investing and money topics soon but I wanted to start off the blog with a first post that’s a little lighter… I wanted to share with you all a brief story about our journey into frugality … Read moreMeet the Owens