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Sarah & Scott

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Name:
Couple of Sense
Category:
Budgeting
Tags:
Frugality/Saving, Millennial
Start Year:
2016

Blogger Bio

Location:
Ontario, Canada
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Team
Life stage:
DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

Follow us! by Life With a Baby: Month 8 I walked at 9 months. So when Ava hit 8 months old and she wasn’t even crawling I figured that we would be cool and not have an early walker. Crawling is not a milestone that is required. It is much more important to have them … The post Life With A Baby: Month 8 appeared first on Couple of Sense. ...
Posted: Aug 03 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by There are lots of ways to budget. You can save a % for retirement and then spend the rest. Another way is to calculate your fixed expenses, including retirement, and then spend the rest. You can have a detailed budget (like us) with lots of categories and budgeting down to the dollar. … The post The Best Way to Budget Is The Way That Works For you appeared ...
Posted: Aug 01 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by I will admit I’m not the best flyer. I guess I’m out of practice. From 2010 to 2013 I was on a plane 4 times, once a year on vacation including international flights. However the thought of heading into a closed space for 3-5 hours with a 1 year old is a … The post How We Are Planning For A Staycation appeared first on Couple of Sense. ...
Posted: Jun 13 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Cost or Cost Per Year? Big purchases usually mean big costs.  Being budget conscious doesn’t mean that we are cheap.  When it makes sense to do so we are willing to part with hard earned savings.  When I look at a big purchase, I typically will look at how much it is … The post Cost or Cost Per Year? appeared first on Couple of Sense. ...
Posted: Jun 06 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Often I’m asked why I didn’t take my husband’s name or why my daughter has my last name. It was the right thing for us but it isn’t right for everyone. I don’t particularly feel like I need to answer questions about the details but when you do things that are different … The post Being Different Requires Determination appeared first on Couple of Sense. ...
Posted: May 30 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Last week Sarah wrote a post about why it is important to her to have money in her own name.  This post was not a surprise to me.   It also should be of no surprise that I embrace what she wants fully and completely.  If there is anything I can do to … The post Why It Is Important To Me For My Wife To Have Money In ...
Posted: May 23 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Last week on Twitter I said that women need to have their own money and credit cards in their name only. Lots of people were telling me that in the event of divorce assets would be split in half regardless of which name was on the account. That is unfortunate but not … The post Why I Need Money in My Own Name to Feel Safe appeared first ...
Posted: May 16 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Do You Provide Financial Advice to Friends, Family & Co-Workers? As a personal finance blogger, and a part of the GPF (Greater Personal Finance) community I am surrounded by tidbits of advice on how to save more, spend less and achieve your financial goals.  Sarah and I have our own opinions on … The post Do You PF In Your PL? Giving Financial Advice to Friends, Family & ...
Posted: May 09 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Life With a Baby Month 7 we went through new teeth, trying to crawl and planning for the baptism. Monster Baby: Ava is a bigger than average baby. She is very long and we are often in different size pants vs tops. By 4 months she was wearing 6 month clothing and … The post Life With A Baby: Month 7 appeared first on Couple of Sense. ...
Posted: May 04 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Follow us! by Happy Birthday to Us! Yesterday was our 2 year blog anniversary. So much has changed in our life in the past 2 years. Between Scott’s job loss, reduction in pay, my promotion, baby Ava and my maternity leave we have been through a lot personally. But I don’t see much value in … The post Female Personal Finance Bloggers You Need to Be Reading appeared first on Couple ...
Posted: May 02 2018 @ 9:00 AM

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