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We reached our RTW savings goal!!!!!!!

by Kim February 15, 2012

Today, after years and years of saving, we finally reached our RTW savings goal!!!

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Saving to travel the world: one year later and *bonus* money saving tips anyone can use

by Kim January 3, 2012

This time last year I reported on our 2010 year-end saving. So what’s our savings account look like one year later? Plus, some money savings tips that anyone can use.

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Brian and I Are Debt Free

by Kim September 8, 2011

We cancelled our cable, sold our car and then our home. Finally, for the first time in our lives, Brian and I are DEBT FREE!

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Moving on

by Kim August 29, 2011

The selling-the-house step of this journey was a hard one, but we have moved on, and now we feel as though nothing can keep us from reaching this dream.

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Sacrifices? There are plenty.

by Kim August 9, 2011

Think you don’t need to make sacrifices to follow your dream? Brian and I have made plenty. This is what it feels like to sell our beloved home in order to have the freedom to pursue our dreams.

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The Crotchless Shorts Story

by Kim June 7, 2011

Crotchless shorts taught me a valuable lesson about respecting what I already have.

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We’ve Saved 2/3rds Of Our RTW Budget

by Kim March 30, 2011

We’ve been saving like maniacs and it’s paying off. Today we’ve saved 2/3rd of our around the world travel budget goal.

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Minimalists Save The Planet

by Kim February 13, 2011

Part four in a four part series on how to save money and make your dreams come true. Save money! Use less shit!

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Save $10K a Year

by Kim February 6, 2011

Brian and I used these tips and tricks to save $10K in one year on our bills. It’s fun to watch our RTW budget grow.

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Simple Tricks to Save Hundreds

by Kim January 30, 2011

Making these small changes at home can that add up to lots of extra money to fund your dream (that’s the whole point, right?).

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Save Money, Follow Your Dream

by Kim January 23, 2011

The number one question that Brian and I are asked about our trip, even more often than ‘where are you going?’ is ‘how are you saving all of that money?’ Well, here’s how.

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The Change Jar is a Beautiful Thing

by Kim January 8, 2011

The history of our change jar. Every penny saved is a tiny step closer to meeting our RTW savings goals.

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One Year of Saving Like Maniacs

by Kim January 5, 2011

We’ve been saving money for years and years but we’ve really stepped it up in the past year to save for our RTW. Here’s the 2010 annual review of a year of saving like maniacs.

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How We’re Saving for Our RTW

by kimberlydinan December 8, 2010

Brian and I aren’t rich. We’re saving for our RTW the old-fashioned way: penny by penny for years and years. Here’s how we’re doing it.

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