Monthly Archive: March 2015


Frugal Hound Sniffs: Downstairs And In Debt

A note to new readers: while we often delve deeply into financial topics (such as The Privilege of Pursuing Financial Independence and Well Hot Damn, Frugality Works! Our 2014 Savings Rate Revealed), we also like to keep it irreverent and downright silly. Because hey, who doesn’t need an investigative interview series conducted by a dog?! And so, I hope you’ll enjoy Frugal Hound Sniffs! If you’d prefer a more, ahem, financial independence-related post, start here. Hi, Interwebs. Frugal...


February 2015 Expenditures

The month of February can best be summed up by the following word: snow. And furthermore, snow. This was a rather expensive month by Frugalwoods standards, which I’m not thrilled about. And, none of it was even for fun stuff like travel! Uninterestingly, we simply had a slew of boring, semi-annual bills hit this month, including: car insurance (paid every 6 months), water bill (paid every 3 months), excise tax on our car (paid annually), tax prep software (paid...