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Mr. Jamie Griffin

Blog Info

Name:
Mr. Jamie Griffin
Category:
Debt
Tags:
Debt Free, budgeting, family finances
Start Year:
2017

Blogger Bio

Location:
Duluth, Minnesota, United States
Age:
20s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
Teacher
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Latest Blog Posts

Start Saving Money Now! The holidays can become a really expensive stressful time if we let them. I believe a good game plan to save money is a huge factor to minimize the stress. Then once you save the money, sticking to the budget is a whole new challenge. Before the holidays hit, let’s navigate the ins and outs of saving money, sticking to the budget, dealing with family, and ...
Posted: Oct 16 2017 @ 7:28 AM
The title says it all, We’re having a Baby!!!! I can’t even describe how excited I am to be a Dad. My wife and I get giddy just thinking about being parents, and learning about all the amazing ways our tiny baby is growing. In case you’re wondering, at 19 weeks, the baby is the size of a tomato and weighs half a pound! For the most part, we don’t ...
Posted: Oct 09 2017 @ 12:51 AM
Providing Valuable Content Means Knowing My Audience September was another awesome month for Mr. Jamie Griffin! The site saw the second highest number of people visiting to find advice on financial freedom and getting out of debt! That’s amazing! With such a great growing community, I want to take time getting to know all of you. My biggest goal for this site is to help families find financial freedom and ...
Posted: Oct 02 2017 @ 12:50 AM
6 Tips to Keep You Motivated I’ll let you in a secret. It’s OK to feel frustrated by your budget! I’ve found it to be a natural part of the process of creating great financial habits. Sticking with our goals amidst extreme frustration is one of the reasons we’ve been so successful since we started this crazy journey four years ago! I want to give you some tips that worked ...
Posted: Sep 25 2017 @ 12:30 AM
Dungeons & Dragons: The Ultimate Cheap Hobby This summer I started a new hobby. Warning, it’s EXTREMELY NERDY!!! I got a small group of friends together and began playing Dungeons & Dragons! We’ve only had a couple sessions so far, but it’s an absolute blast! Before you decide this post is too nerdy, let me explain another reason I love this new hobby! The best thing about Dungeons and Dragons ...
Posted: Sep 18 2017 @ 12:30 AM
There are experts everywhere. I believe anyone can learn anything they want, if they find the right teacher. I believe if you really want to change and to improve your finances, you need to be teachable! True change requires knowing that you don’t have all the answers. If I want to change, I need to find someone who can teach me what I need to know. If improving your finances ...
Posted: Sep 11 2017 @ 12:30 AM
One of the cornerstone pieces of Jenna and me paying off $73,000 of student loans in less than 4 years came from a single decision. We chose to trust Jesus when He asked us to stop going out to eat. It sounded crazy, radical, and downright impossible. But we said yes, and it’s been life changing. Eating Out vs. Cooking Family Dinners Eating out is easy, convenient, and much more ...
Posted: Sep 03 2017 @ 11:30 PM
Every time I wander through the grocery store with our grocery list in hand, I am bombarded by signs for organic food. And holy cow, it’s expensive! It makes me wonder, is organic food worth it? Is it possible to buy organic food in a budget? The Benefits of Organic Food There are several benefits to eating organic food. According to Consumer Reports, since organic foods are made with fewer ...
Posted: Aug 27 2017 @ 12:00 PM
If you’ve been following my blog, you might have noticed that I use the pronoun “we” a lot. In fact, it’s pretty common for me to fluctuate back and forth between “We” and “I.” There’s a good reason for this. I believe that financial decisions should be made as a family.  Most of the time I don’t even think about it, I just write whatever flows out, but there are ...
Posted: Aug 21 2017 @ 7:36 AM
Summer is coming to a close, cue the sad music, and that means back to school shopping! As a middle school teacher, I feel the same back to school blues as students. Of course, I am also really excited to get back into my classroom and see my students again, but I always cringe when I see the giant pencil and notebook signs show up at Target in the middle ...
Posted: Aug 13 2017 @ 4:30 PM

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