As has been documented on this blog several times, since moving to Seattle we’ve made a concerted effort to make sure we were doing everything we could on our financial goals.
A mont or two ago, we saw a Seattle Times article featuring a couple kind-of-like-ourselves in that regard. They got free financial counseling from professionals in the area as a result of entering a contest with the Seattle Times. “Hey, we might as well give it a shot, too” we said ourselves.
And here’s the result.