Entries by Jeremy Edmonds

How I Scored A Screaming Deal for Six Flags

My 5-year-old daughter has been saying this year “I want to ride a rollercoaster!”.  I think she may have discovered my love language!  Growing up, going to Six Flags was my family’s yearly summer vacation.  I have so many good memories from those times, so when my daughter started verbalizing my dream I had to […]

No Electroshock Therapy Please

In 1985, Steven King unleashed upon the world Cat’s Eye.  Comprised of 3 short stories the first “Quitter’s Inc.” paints a picture of a company that in order to get you to stop smoking when you fall off the wagon punishes your family members with electroshock therapy (and then worse consequences).  Crazy.  If you really […]

Budget Is Not A 4 Letter Word

Mention the word budget around someone (especially free spirits) and you may hear some colorful language.  True as that is that’s actually not the kind of 4 letter word I’m talking about.  I’m talking about the word “diet”.  Actually, both “budget” and “diet” are words that are positive but have garnered a negative cultural connotation. […]

Payments Are Not Good For You

The messages are all around us.  “Buy Now, Pay Later!”, “90 Days Same As Cash!”, “You’re always going to have a car payment!”, and others.  That last one was your broke family member in case you didn’t notice (though I’m sure you’ve heard it).  The little man just can’t get ahead! We are living in […]

Welcome To My New… Everything!

Welcome to my brand new website and the home for my blog!  This site is the result of over two months of my blood, sweat, and tears and provides a place where I can engage with you, my readers, and help you in a way I may not have been able to otherwise.  My name […]