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3 Things Tax Season is Teaching Me About My Business


January 30, 2015 by Michelle

tax season

Ahhh… tax season. You’re here. And I hate you. When I was younger, especially college aged FNP, tax season was …
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So Remember That Post On Nesting…


January 28, 2015 by Michelle


On Monday, I wrote about how I was feeling the materialistic pull of purchasing EVERYTHING baby related. For the most …
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Step Away from Amazon: Nesting Woes


January 26, 2015 by Michelle

nesting woes

Man, being pregnant makes you do a ton of crazy things. Besides yelling at my husband, demanding donuts, and sobbing …
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My 6 Month Performance Review


January 22, 2015 by Michelle

perfromance review

– Hey there, Michelle. Take a seat. Let’s have a talk. For the last 6 months, you have been working …
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Bracing for a Financial Meltdown


January 20, 2015 by Michelle

financial meltdown

2015. You’re going to be rough. I’m looking through the calendar now and having a minor freakout over my impending …
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A Mid-Month Budget and Income Check In


January 19, 2015 by Michelle


Holy smokes, it’s the 19th. This first month of the year has flown by, and I have been totally knocked …
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Unwrapping Awesomeness: Experience Gifts


January 15, 2015 by Michelle

experience gifts

My husband and I are not really big on material things, if you can believe that. We don’t drive fancy …
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Are You Frugal?: No. Really?


January 13, 2015 by Michelle

are you frugal

Are you frugal? No. Seriously? Are you frugal? I get this question a ton when I mention to a stranger …
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Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Insurance?


January 12, 2015 by Michelle

getting the most out of your insurance

Last week, I was browsing my infertility support group’s online board. The group of men and women are awesome, and …
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The Aladdin Situation: Steal to Save?


January 8, 2015 by Michelle

steal to save

Let me pose this situation to you: You’re an adult male in your mid-twenties or early thirties. You are college …
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Fit is the New Poor

Fit is the New Poor

Hey-o! I’m Michelle. FitNPoor was started when my husband lost his job and we were forced to make big changes with our lifestyle. Now he's employed and I'm working my dream job as a writer and small business owner. This is my journey of knowing nothing to learning everything possible. I'm getting us on the right track to financial freedom by slimming down our debt and working out our assets.

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