Accidentally becoming a nomad-student

Avila Beach, California Central Coast

no·mad /ˈnōˌmad/ – a person who does not stay long in the same place, a wanderer

(Please pardon the cringe-worthy title)

As I traveled home to Wisconsin from California for Thanksgiving last November, it hit me that I would be home for the first time in over 9 months.

Then I thought a bit more about where life has taken me over the last two years since Spring of my sophomore year at the University of Alabama.

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Mint Sim Review – Does cheap as f** come with a catch?

** cheap as fox (they seem to be using this in all their marketing).


When it comes to personal finance, reducing your recurring costs is one of the best ways to get your savings on autopilot.

Now beyond the big three costs – that is housing, food, and transportation – one of the biggest monthly budget items for most millennials is their phone bill.

Over the last few years since graduating high school, I’ve been constantly on the look out for the best value prepaid carriers. I’ve used Virgin Mobile, Republic Wireless, T-Mobile Prepaid, and now Mint SIM. Here’s my quick rundown after three weeks with the Mint SIM service.

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