The Dime 

I am a former childhood penny-pincher turned teenage shop-a-holic, hoping to become a middle-aged millionaire. For a play-by-play of my relationship with money thus far click here.  Currently I am a 20-something recent college graduate adjusting to my first real job and grown-up salary.  With a love for personal finance media, a Master's degree in Business, and a fear of drowning in debt, I'm starting the groundwork now to build the life that I dream of both financially and professionally.  First step: Accountability.  Which leads me to...

The Blog 

This blog is my attempt to document my journey to financial freedom and motivate myself to stay on track.  This is a place to share my goals, lifestyle changes, and the occasional misstep along the way ;) To bring others along for the ride, I will share personal finance tips, helpful tools, and easy-to-use downloads.    I'm always open to feedback and making the blog better.  Feel free to contact me with ideas, questions, or to let me know how you're doing on your financial journey :)