Which Is Better: A Fixed or Variable Rate Loan?

When it comes to borrowing money in larger amounts for either a car, mortgage or student loans there are times you have two options...

Married & Living with My Mom: We’ll Keep Doing This!

If you follow Romania Experience, you know that one of the biggest issues right now for me is related to our house. My wife,...

Debt Consolidation Loans: Pros and Cons

There are times in most people’s lives when they become burdened with too much debt. They may have a mortgage, car loan, student loans,...

October 2013 Income Report and Spending Report

I'm a bit late with the monthly reports here at Romania Experience and unfortunately it's not because I made a fortune and decided to...

Financial Lessons Learned after Getting Drunk Last Night

(Well, this actually happened on Saturday but now that my headache's gone and my mind is clear again, it's worth writing about. Because each...

How Much Money Do You Need to Be Happy?

They say that money can't buy you love and won't bring you happiness, but that is, up to a point, not true. You need...

Should You Lend Money to Family?

Your sister comes to in a bind. Even though you and your wife have weathered the bleak economy pretty well with your secure jobs,...

Would You Make It if You Went Bankrupt Tomorrow?

The problem with life and everything around it is that anything can change drastically in less than a second. Although I fortunately haven't gone...

September Income Report, Spendings and Great Reads

With September gone, it's time to look under the hood of my blogging career and see how things changed compared to last month. Also,...

Tips to Buy the House You Need

You have decided now is the time to buy a house. You have the down payment saved, you can afford the mortgage payment, and...