Cheap Dad is shifting! Next week, AffordableSchoolsOnline. com will become the brand new web house for Frugal Father. Nothing will change in terms of the quality or types of posts that you’re used to viewing from Frugal Father. However , the brand new site will offer access to numerous new resources and options for you to discover.
The change to AffordableSchoolsOnline. com is really a natural evolution for the site. FrugalDad. com debuted on the Web in 2007 at a time when frugality was lower than popular. As the economy began its slower, Titanic-like upending, readers like you and nationwide media began to take notice of FrugalDad. com and embraced what the site was about.
Simultaneously, the recession drove more people to seek new job paths and additional education. While the job market had been soft, advanced schooling costs and enrollment continued to ascend.
What we should at FrugalDad. com observed is that our readers were largely worried about two things in the aftermath from the financial crisis: their retirements and funding education – either for themselves or youngsters. Lots of very smart people are on the market offering retirement, investment and private financial advice.
All of us didn’t want to become just another voice in the crowd, so FrugalDad. com has decided to focus its subject matter more narrowly on issues of higher education as well as how to pay it off. Although there are other web sites that offer advice on the same kinds of topics, FrugalDad. com brings its own exclusive voice to the conversation – a voice that has been featured and profiled in the nationwide media ever since this appeared on the scene.
Faithful readers like you get helped us make the decision at the end of 2012 to be more targeted in our content. Refining Frugal Dad’s focus towards education is a good results. Clarifying this new focus is one of the causes of the new site, AffordableSchoolsOnline. com – making it simpler for search engines to associate us with educational content is another.
Included in the decision to refine the site’s focus, we think it’s essential to not only provide commentary on the condition of higher education but additionally resources for making informed – and frugal – decisions concerning the right fit for your educational goals.
While many things are altering about the site, much will remain the same. Trent, our own Frugal Scholar, could keep contributing to AffordableSchoolsOnline. com. Our social media presence, to both FaceBook (@FrugalDad) and Twitter (@FrugalDad), will not change. Perhaps most significantly for our REALLY SIMPLY SYNDICATION subscribers, you can continue to get the updates without having to do something various.
We’re excited about Cheap Dad’s new home and also the future from the sight. All of us look forward to giving you top-notch educational articles and easy-to-use resources with regard to whatever higher ed journey you choose. Thank you for your ongoing support and readership and and we’ll see you at AffordableSchoolsOnline. com.