How We Added $1,295 To Our Year Abroad With Lyft

It was May of 2016 when our dream of living abroad turned into a serious choice. We were ready to take action! We sat down in our apartment in the quaint city of Alameda, CA in front of an excel sheet and began crunching the numbers. How long did we want to live abroad? What […]

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Our Thoughts On National Debt Relief

Having a lot of student debt isn’t fun. That’s why we’re continuing to make our student loan payments while we experience this year abroad. And we’re looking ahead at 2018 when we return to the states and drafting a game-plan to get out of student loans as quickly as possible. At the moment, we’re paying […]

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How We Got from Chicago to Croatia for less than $300

About 3 weeks ago we spent an amazing couple of weeks in Croatia! We started off in the epic city of Dubrovnik and saw the filming locations for Game of Thrones. We then made our way north and ended up in the picturesque town of Sibenik. While in Sibenik we fell in love with the […]

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5 Easy And Legitimate Ways To Add $300 To Your Travel Fund

Many people ask how we can afford to live anywhere we want and travel the world for a year. It’s been a combination of many things we had to do leading up to this trip such as working side gigs and budgeting hardcore. And remember, we’re still working throughout this adventure. But there are some […]

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How to Travel the World Without Paying Rent

Picture living in a chateau in France, sipping on rose with a wonderful bacon breakfast on the porch- all without paying for your stay! Yes, you read that right. There’s actually a way for you to live in some quaint places around the world without spending a single penny on rent. And it’s much better […]

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SoFi and LendKey Review – Student Loan Refinancing

Student debt continues to be on the rise. The average college graduate in 2016 has $37,172 in student loans, up 6% from 2015. These numbers make it seem like having student loans is becoming a way of life. For us, taking out student loans was a must. Our families couldn’t afford to pay for our […]

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6 Sites That Help You Work From Anywhere in the World

Introducing part 2 of how to work abroad! Last week, we shared about how you can teach English abroad. Now, we’d like to share some key sites where you can find remote jobs. Unless you’re financially independent, there’s got to be a way to pay the bills and sustain those travels. Remote work is becoming […]

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Qapital – The App with The Funkiest Ways to Save

It took us about 9 months to save what we needed to live abroad for an entire year. It was a super intense savings period. We saved at least $15,000 to have as our safety net and help with moving expenses. Our California cost of living and student loan expenses didn’t make it easy, but […]

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How to Travel The World Teaching English

Many people have asked us how in the world we are living abroad for an entire year and not draining all of our savings. The truth is that there are MANY resources out there for people who are trying to live/work and travel. We’re going to be writing a mini-series on how you can make […]

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