Kentin Waits

Kentin Waits

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 Ways to Feel Rich When You’re Not

In the material world in which we all live, it’s sometimes easy to feel like you’re suffering. Here are some simple tips to keep you focused, and more important, happy.

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 give savers a second look (and maybe a wink).

7 Smart Saving Strategies for New Grads

Graduation is a time of exciting possibilities, high expectations … and new financial realities. Get off on the right foot and build a brighter future with these seven saving strategies.

7 Tips for Writing a Winning Cover Letter

Few things we write have as much potential value as a well-crafted cover letter. If you’re in the job market now or plan to be, here are seven tips to take your cover letter from tired to hired.