Mr. Money Mustache shares exactly how he manages to raise his family on under $27,000 per year. This is Part 1 of 3.
Episode 93: My Deprived Life: Raising a Family on Under $27,000 Per Year – Part 1 by Mr. Money Mustache.
Mr. Money Mustache is a thirty-something retiree who now writes about how we can all live a frugal, yet awesome, life of leisure.
He and his wife studied engineering and computer science in Canada, then worked in standard tech-industry cubicle jobs in various locations throughout the late '90s and early 2000s.
Then they retired from real work way back in 2005 in order to start a family. This was achieved not through luck or amazing skill, but simply by living a lifestyle about 50% less expensive than most of their peers and investing the surplus in very boring conservative Vanguard index funds and a rental house or two.
The original post is located here: http://www.mrmoneymustache.com/2012/06/01/raising-a-family-on-under-2000-per-year