Pay Off All Your Credit Card Debt Monthly

Credit cards are plastic, shiny and seductive, but the idea of debt isn’t new. As long as we have had written alphabets, we’ve had contracts of debt. So why do so many people worldwide...

Should I Buy a Smaller House Now or Save for a Bigger One?

The question you can read in the title is really keeping me awake at night for the past few days. I want to need to buy a house for my wife, newborn and I...

Countries in Europe where You Can Live for Less than $1,000 per Month

For most people, being able to live off $1,000 per month (or less) without heavily giving up on luxury and entertainment sounds like an impossible dream. Maybe you've heard that it might be possible...

You Think You Are Poor? Think Again!

How rich are you? How poor are you? These are questions that go well hand in hand and I am sure that you probably think that you are not as rich as you really...

August Blogging Income Report & Spending

It's time for the first article in what will hopefully become a series here at Romania Experience: an income report and spending review, all in one place. Since this blog is as much about...

August Round-up: Best Reads & Plans for a Better Month

August was here in our Romanian household a pretty bad month from a financial point of view: after selling my flagship website for six figures, earnings dropped drastically from an average of over $10,000...

Eating Healthy Is NOT More Expensive than Eating Unhealthy

"Eating healthy is way too expensive!" How many times did you use this as an excuse not to eat healthy? I sure did it a million and five times already and the truth is...

I Want to Be a Digital Nomad

We all have plans. We all have goals. We all have dreams. Mine have changed slightly since I was in high school and everything that mattered to me was to become an NBA player...

20 Reasons Why I Won’t Lend Money to a Friend (Anymore)

We'll start with a simple word of advice: DON'T! Don't lend money to your friends. And I have here 20 reasons why you shouldn't do it! I was the "good guy" on numerous occasions and...

The Joy of Self Employment: Already Earned Five Times More than in 2012!

In case you don't know that about me already, I am self employed since 2008. Back then, I decided that I will do my best not to ever work for anybody and especially never...