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Matt Spillar

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Spills Spot
General Finance
Budgeting, Millennial
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Bay Area, California, United States
Life stage:
DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

Is it better to focus on cutting back on the big expenses or small expenses in your budget? Why your mindset towards spending money is the key. The post Reducing Big Expenses vs Small Expenses appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Oct 16 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Wherever you're at in life, you can make a positive impact. We need to focus on helping others. Some recent examples of positive NFL stories. The post Use Your Platform to Help Others appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Oct 09 2017 @ 7:06 PM
5 key takeaways from the classic personal finance book, The Intelligent Investor. Learning how to find value and take the emotions out of investing. The post 5 Key Lessons Learned from The Intelligent Investor appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Oct 02 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Explaining our decision to finally cut cable TV. With so many streaming options available, we negotiated our bill to cut the cord and obtain a cheaper rate. The post Explaining Our Decision to Finally Cut Cable appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Sep 18 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Last week I came across a new “blog chain” that a number of financial bloggers were taking part in. The challenge is to create a money map, which is a visual way to show how your money flows. This includes how your money is coming in via your income sources and the various ways it’s going out: checking account, savings accounts, investments, credit cards, and bills.… Read more The post Money ...
Posted: Sep 11 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Here are the top 10 rules of success from The Profit's Marcus Lemonis. Marcus invests in small businesses and helps them succeed. The post 10 Rules of Success from Marcus Lemonis appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Sep 04 2017 @ 7:25 PM
An update on my first 4 months experimenting with travel hacking and earning credit card rewards. Reward points can be redeemed for free travel. The post Travel Hacking Update #1 appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Aug 28 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Here are the 5 main reasons we love using Airbnb when we travel, including cost, flexibility and more! The post 5 Reasons Why We Love Using Airbnb for Our Travel appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Aug 21 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Focus on getting the basics established in your life. Repeated positive habits over a long enough period will increase your odds of success. The post How the Rules of Blackjack Apply to Your Finances appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Jul 31 2017 @ 7:00 AM
There are many negative stereotypes about salespeople. To connect with customers they need to focus on solving problems instead of pushing products. The post Don’t Just Sell Products, Solve Problems appeared first on Spills Spot. ...
Posted: Jul 28 2017 @ 7:00 AM


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