How to Increase Your Net Worth in 5 Basic Steps

Increase Your Net Worth

  Those of you who have been following this blog for a while know that a huge goal of ours is to achieve financial independence and eventually get to a point where we don’t have to rely so much on jobs for income.  A few years ago we started taking much more purposeful strides toward […]

5 Easy Ways to Save Money at the Airport

Ways to Save Money at the Airport

I don’t know about you all, but over the course of the last ten years or so I have become much less a fan of air travel.  I guess I never used to be crazy about it, but over the last decade air travel (in the US at least) has become increasingly painful.  Security is […]

Weekly Money Roundup #21

Weekly Money Roundup

  Hello everyone!  Welcome to Weekly Money Roundup!  Here I wrap up happenings here at Color Me Frugal during the week and share with you some of my favorite posts that I enjoyed from other sites this week.  There were some pretty awesome articles making the rounds in the personal finance blogosphere this week, so I hope you’ll enjoy!  If […]

Compound Interest: Einstein’s Friend (and YOURS!)

Financial Literacy Carnival

Thanks to Shannon at The Heavy Purse for inviting me to be a part of the 2014 Financial Literacy Awareness Carnival this week!  Financial Literacy is an incredibly important topic and I feel honored to be a part of this event.  Thanks so much Shannon!  Don’t forget to check out the other great articles in […]

Barclaycard Arrival World MasterCard Review

Barclaycard Arrival World MasterCard

The Barclaycard Arrival World MasterCard is my new favorite travel rewards card.  It has become our household’s go-to card for our routine expenses.  There is a reason why this credit card was named by Money magazine as the best travel rewards credit cards for 2013! One of the best things about this card is the […]

Weekly Money Roundup #20

Weekly Money Roundup

  Hello everyone!  Welcome to Weekly Money Roundup!  Here I wrap up happenings here at Color Me Frugal during the week and share with you some of my favorite posts that I enjoyed from other sites this week.  There were some pretty awesome articles making the rounds in the personal finance blogosphere this week, so I hope you’ll enjoy!  If […]

Travel Tales plus Frugal Advice from an Airline Pilot

Travel Tales Plus Frugal Advice

  Greetings from the Caribbean everyone!  What am I doing blogging this week while I’m on vacation, you ask?  Well, I’m on vacation but my hubby is not.  He is doing some work this week so I figure while he works I can blog.  Also, I am the whitest white chick ever and you know […]

How to Travel for Free Using Credit Card Rewards

How to Travel for Free

Is there anyone out there who wouldn’t like to travel for free?  For many folks out there, travel provides an escape from reality.  Many of us may like to take advantage of days off from work to get away.  However, the drawback to travel is that, depending on where you go, travel can be expensive.  […]

Passive Income/Side Hustle Update: March 2014

Passive income

Hi everyone!  As many of you know, one the CMF household’s major financial goals is to achieve financial independence.  One of the ways we hope to achieve this is by developing multiple streams of income, particularly passive income.  We want to become financially independent so that we can live where and how we want to live, and not be […]