Going beyond 40 percent, together

Going beyond 40 percent, together

’ve been stuck for several months trying to find motivation for continuing this blog. Am I making a difference? Is anyone pursuing financial independence because of the resources and content I’ve shared? I don't do extreme early retirement or ride a bike everywhere I go. I sure as heck don't do couponing. What is my voice in the financial independence world? How am I serving readers who don’t gel with the strategies of those voices?

In short, I’ve just avoided blogging for a bit to see how that went. And to be honest, I’ve missed connecting with you and sharing what has been helpful for me in my journey to financial independence. 

Meanwhile… I started listening to the Rich Roll podcast...

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Thank You.

Thank You.

Thank You.

It’s the evening of Thanksgiving Day, and I hope that you have a full belly and bank account today as a subscriber of Change the Race.

You are the reason why I write and provide financial coaching. It’s a privilege to be able to work with people like you to make your financial life a better one, so that you can make this world a better place doing what you love. Thank you.

I’ve been doing more financial coaching than...

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Best of 2014: You want to know about paying off your mortgage

Best of 2014: You want to know about paying off your mortgage

2014 turned out to be a big year for Change the Race with the publishing of Mortgage Free! in 3

Mortgage Free! in 3 has been well-received and I look forward to making it available to you for the low price of $9.95 for at least the next month.  It's not easy to put yourself out there with a book that is based heavily on personal experience, but so far no one has written to tell me how much they hated the book.  In fact, very much the opposite has occurred. 

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Mr. Money Mustache isn't writing for all the ladies

Mr. Money Mustache isn't writing for all the ladies

I am a frequent reader of Mr. Money Mustache.  I have learned a lot from his writing and approach to money and retirement.  But I have to admit that the perspective from which he writes and advocates for frugality is not one that I can wholeheartedly sign up for and endorse as a young, millennial woman.  In his latest post, he shares...

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