Why you shouldn’t have to spend a lot (or at all!) to have fun

I don't know about you, but any time I go somewhere that involves paying for entertainment, one of the things I always notice is just how expensive everything always seems to be. Why would I spend that much!? Of course, I understand it to a point - they are there to make money, and everyone needs money. But when it's painfully obvious I am paying a lot more than what it costs to provide that service, all…

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Why you shouldn’t be gambling away your chance at financial freedom

Sure, I've been to Vegas. And I'm not about to suggest that you say no if your friends invite you on a trip there for a few days. We all need to have some fun every now and then, right? Why not have fun by doing some gambling!? I've written before about how financial independence can really enrich your life. Why side track those goals by feeding a slot machine? The biggest problem with gambling…

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