I thought some of you would enjoy a nice story from www.survival-spot.com about a couple who decided to drop out of the Rat Race life style and went after the simple life.
How we went from $42,000 to $6,500 and lived to tell about it!
As a middle class American, it’s been difficult for me to understand how we are supposed to make a living when there are so many things working against us. How can we go on day after day with the rising cost of food, fuel, utilities, car insurance, taxes and health care, while dealing with the insecurity of unemployment? In the past, whenever I considered these things, I felt a hopeless sense of impending doom in the pit of my stomach. There is so much talk about how to solve these issues, but nothing ever seems to stop the downward spiral of struggle and stress that millions of folks are experiencing…………….. Link to the story:
http://www.survival-spot.com/survival-blog/how-we-went-from-42000-to-6500-and-lived-to-tell-about-it/ October 17, 2011