Welcome to the Finance Blog Anyone can Understand

Personal Finance Basics

Nobody was born knowing how to write a bike or boil an egg, and just the same, no one came out of the womb understanding finance. Start here to learn the basics.

Poverty Finance

401ks and IRAs won't help you if you don't know where your next meal is coming from. If your situation is dire, here are some ideas to make it a little better.

Get Financially Savvy

Do you know what to do if a family member takes out a loan in your name? Can you spot a scam? What should you do if you're about to lose your job? Knowledge is power, so stay informed.

Live Frugally

Living frugally doesn't mean not buying anything. It also doesn't mean giving up your happiness to pinch a penny. It just means spending on what's important, and not spending on what isn't. Check out my tips to live frugally!


So you've been living frugally for a while, and you're ready to put your money to work for you. Let's talk investing!

Meow's Area

This is my personal area of the website where I talk about off topic things like product reviews and opinions.