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HomesteadingSelf-Reliance

Create Your Homestead with these Financial Supports

Do you find yourself dreaming of the homesteading life where traditional values, old skills, fresh air, and physical activity make for a more satisfying way of life? If you feel ready and willing...

DownsizingSimple Living

Simplify Your Life…with these Seven Great Apps

Technology is a funny thing. With all the various ways to communicate, services to subscribe to, and passwords to keep track of; you could hardly be blamed for letting it complicate your life.

Financial FreedomFinancial Independence

Easy Income from Your Daily Activities

Sometimes, all it takes to get started on the path to eliminating debt and living the life of your dreams is a little extra cash on the side. Those of us who are already putting in a full work...

Geographical Independence

It’s Time to Question the Cost of Living

You don't have to be wealthy to own a sprawling plot of gorgeous property. There are beautiful properties to be found all over the U.S. at shockingly low prices. Parcels upon parcels of...

Geographical Independence

Use the Sharing Economy for Affordable Travel

One of the most exciting things about the growth of the sharing economy is that it allows us to vacation and travel on even the tightest of budgets. In fact, just by knowing where to look, you...

Simple Living

Create Space, Get Organized, and Travel Light

Whether you’re prepping for a move to a smaller space to save on mortgage or rent – or just trying to simplify the space you’re in – everyone can benefit from a good paring down. And one of the...

Self-Reliance

Five Steps to Improve Your Skills

Next year might be the year you quit your job…build a homestead…and start living the dream. But you might want to implement a few small changes before to make the big leap. We’re taught to...

Self-Reliance

Five Steps to Simplify Your Life

We’re assaulted with advertisements and cultural attitudes that encourage us to evaluate ourselves based on how much “stuff” we own and constantly acquire new “things”. It’s not hard to see why...

HomesteadingLiving Off The GridSelf-Reliance

Six Essential Possessions for Independent People

Outdoor skills…homestead living…DIY activities…they all give you a sense of satisfaction and independence. Folks who live off-the-grid...

Financial FreedomFinancial Independence

Slow Down and Spend Your Money Wisely

A decade ago, the idea that money could move too fast, that businesses could become too big, or that finance could be too complex may have seemed laughable. These days, it’s a fact that’s hard to...