Category Archives: Thriftygal’s Specifics

This is kind of my journal. Well, more my journal than your journal, anyway. Here are my specifics.

Thriftygal’s 2016 Budget

By | March 3, 2016

The title of this post is misleading and I should probably change it, but I think “Thriftygal’s 2016 Budget” is more click-baity than “Thriftygal’s 2016 Financial Philosophy” or “Thriftygal’s 2016 Experiment with Financial Independence in an Annoying Bear Market.” I haven’t settled on a name for this operation yet. Maybe I’ll just call it Operation Earl and confuse… Read More »

Build Your Own Financial Independence Chart and Updating Thriftygal’s Charts – October 2015

By | November 24, 2015 has been in existence for more than three years now and, in that time, several readers have asked me to post the spreadsheets that I use to generate my financial independence charts. So without further ado, here is a list of reasons why I haven’t posted it yet. Reasons I Neglected to Post My Spreadsheets to My Blog Earlier… Read More »

Have you heard of this HSA thing?

By | October 30, 2015

Why would I spend my time learning about HSAs? It’s certainly not something I thought about in any detail prior to a couple of weeks ago. But, you may remember my last harrowing article on insurance. Well, my new health insurance plan sent me a flyer in the mail reminding me that my health plan includes… Read More »