Kentin Waits

Kentin Waits, Writer

After 15 years as an online marketer and digital media strategist, I hung up my advertising hat and began writing in earnest five years ago. With a focus on debt-free living, self-reliance, and the reduce/reuse movement, I can usually be found hitting thrift stores and estate sales (coffee firmly in hand) when I'm not writing from my home in rural Iowa.


8 Creative Ways to Clear Clutter

Does it seem like you’re swimming against a never-ending tide of stuff? Here’s how to make 2016 your year of living happily clutter-free.

6 Reasons Why Savers Are Sexier Than Spenders

They may not be as flashy or stylish as their high-spending friends, but savers have a sex appeal that’s all their own. Here are six reasons to check savers out — and maybe give them a wink.

8 Home Improvement Projects That Pay Off Big

As the housing market heats up, the right renovation can be the difference maker that leads to a sale. Here are some changes that tend to recoup a large percentage of your investment.