Budget & Finances

How We Budget & Drop In Expenses

Greg recently did a tweet We just dropped our operating costs by $1500. We learned a few things, redistributed funds. Trying to get courtney to write a blog post — A Roaming Life (@ARoamingLife)...

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$4,000+ Repairs Required

Annnnd just like that we have over $4,000 in repairs and we haven’t even hit the road.  Some of this was expected as we knew the awning fabric required replacement.  After we did our...

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Floor Remodel

Carpet in campers and 5th wheels are naaaaasty.  I realize that manufactures want to give you a “home away from home” feel but when you’re talking about less than 400sq ft of space you’re...

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National Park Access Pass

We recently discovered the National Park Services has a wonderful program for permanently disabled US Citizens. Now what level of “disabled” seems to be very much in the gray area as we discovered. We...

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A Lot of Money Hath Been Spendified

So you wanna live in a RV or Trailer.  Exactly how much does it cost to get started anyway? We will continue to edited this list as we to purchase items in preparation of...

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Truck & Trailer Pricing

We completed the purchase for our 2008 Chevy 3500LTZ & 2009 Holiday Rambler Alumascape 33CKT on 12/5/15. Budget was set at $50K-$60K. Grand Total – $59,779.45 $25,000 cash Financed $34,279.45 @ 1% APR. $700/Monthly...

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