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by randamax
Wed Sep 30, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Savings/Emergency Fund
Replies: 12
Views: 3746

Re: Savings/Emergency Fund

We have a 'Household Savings' account which currently has the amount of money equivalent 8 months worth of living expenses. This would include mortgage, insurance, utilities, grocery and auto expenses. DH and I have a spreadsheet that we've discussed that shows what things get nixed in a true emerge...
by randamax
Mon Sep 28, 2015 3:28 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Are you in your forever home???
Replies: 29
Views: 9350

Re: Are you in your forever home???

I would have to say yes. At least that's the plan. Our home is the right size for the two of us and fits us well. It's a single story and just the perfect size for the two of us. We have a small California basement that houses just the hot water heater. When future repairs are needed we can open the...
by randamax
Wed Sep 23, 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: I lost my husband yesterday
Replies: 58
Views: 14207

Re: I lost my husband yesterday

I am so very, very sorry for your loss. I will definitely keep you in my prayers.
by randamax
Sat Sep 12, 2015 12:08 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How long were you with frugal living?
Replies: 79
Views: 20178

Re: How long were you with frugal living?

I also had to check my profile. I had been a member there since February 2003. Wow! I hadn't realized that it had been so long. I was very involved for a long time, but sort of faded out a bit with all of the arguing. For a while it felt like everyone would come in and just *wait* for all of the dra...