Recommended Blogs and Apps


You Need a Budget (YNAB) - Budget tracking and money awareness. Free 34-day trial and then $6.99 a month. (This is a referral link and I receive a free month of YNAB for each referral. You can too!

Wise Bread - Community of bloggers that focus on maximizing life with a small budget.

Mr. Money Mustache - Chronicles of the mustachian ways of a man who retired at about age 30 and his family.  They live on $25,000 a year in Longmont, CO.

Early Retirement Extreme - A young retiree (age 33) with a blogging focus on anticonsumerism and DIY.

Retire by 40 - Retired at 39, this stay-at-home dad is working on building up his online income to make retirement permanent. - Budget and investment goals tracking. Free, although I prefer YNAB.