Staying Focused While Spending Less

A few weeks ago I wrote about consuming less in moderation and how the 90+ study shows that it may lead to longer living.   I’ve been working on paying off consumer debt from my home renovations and one of the things I’ve done to help me pay off the debt sooner is to consume or spend less in moderation.  I say in moderation because I left room in my budget for some fun stuff too. I’ve been able to cut $883 dollars from my monthly expenses so far.  I wrote previously that I’m happy spending less because I didn’t cut … Continue reading

Consuming Less in Moderation = Living Longer

I recently  wrote about spending less and my happiness level.  In that post I mentioned that I am happy spending less and the key to my happiness was keeping a balance in my spending.  What I mean is that I didn’t  cut everything fun out of my budget I just spend less in each category. And so I’m still able to enjoy the fun things in moderation. After writing this post I watched a 60 minutes report about the 90+ study.  The study follows the lives of men and women in their 90s to determine what allowed them to live into their … Continue reading