Every day like millions of Americans, I paid the tax. I don’t know when it started or why, but suddenly a morning stop at my local Starbucks to get my fill was part of my daily ritual. $4.25 a day, five days a week, 255 days a year.
When it came time to get my finances in order, my wife and I quickly went through our budget and decided where we could save. Cable (who needs those premium channels), shopping, eating out and entertainment all got slashed so that we could get closer to achieving our goals. But we were still short. My wife’s gym membership and the ... KEEP READING