House Hacking Guide

*Disclaimer: This house hacking guide is not financial advice, please do your own research prior to attempting. What is House Hacking? Unless you have been living under a rock then you have possibly heard of this. There are many different parts to it and it can really fit any household and any country really. The Read More

Travel hacking. What is it and what are the two ‘secret’ ways you can do it?

What is Travel Hacking? You’ve heard of house hacking but what is travel hacking? This is not a new concept as its conception was the frequent flyer program in the 1970s. The basic idea is to take advantage of a travel situation to make it more cost-effective. Especially to earn free flights, hotels, and rental Read More

The simplest budget ever

I know there are a lot of budgeting apps, books, methods available on the market but I am here to tell you that you do not really need those. You can do it by dividing your paycheck into percentages. It is like following a budget but in reality, it is more freeing than some budgets. Read More

5 simple ways to become zero-waste and save money!

Reducing your carbon footprint and saving money does not appear to be a tandem team but they can be. The zero-waste movement may seem like a fad but most of our ancestors were zero-waste. It has only been in the last couple of centuries that our waste is becoming unreal.  Fortunately, these are simple ways Read More

Debt Free Journey – Zero Waste

This is a hot-topic movement. Many millennials are living minimalist lives and are becoming conscious about how wasteful habits are affecting the environment. For instance, plastic bottles ending up in landfills and not being recycled properly. As a self- professed foodie, I realized that great food is something I am not willing to fully give Read More

5 things I do not buy since moving to Sweden

Clothes, not including outerwear. I do not buy most types of clothes here, aside from coats and jackets. I am from a warm climate, so the availability of a heavy winter coat is very low. Unless I order from Amazon and to be honest, I decided to wait until I got here to at least Read More

Paying my US Student Loans as an Expat

I’ve been asked before, ‘If you live in Sweden, why are you paying your student loans off?’ Sometimes I wonder if I should just stop paying so I can just enjoy my life. However, there seem to be some attempts at changing the current student loan situation in the U.S. For now, it appears to Read More