This month blew by in a blink. I have mixed emotions about the month October in general. I love the weather but hate how early it gets dark. I suppose that's because I'm a runner and I hate running out of daylight. Anyway, back to the important things at hand. What's up in our financial world? … [Read more...] about October Progress Report
Paying Off Debt
When you start off having a large sum of money to pay off like we did (over $70,000), it can seem completely overwhelming. Before we laid out our game plan, my husband couldn't wrap his brain around how we would ever get out of debt, let alone be debt free in 24 months! You have to celebrate … [Read more...] about We’ve Paid Off $9000 in 90 days!
Preface: Over the years I have looked into and tried MANY budgets. Some are better than others. This is the first one that has truly worked with us and for us. I will be totally honest, it won’t work for everyone. There are too many variables for there to be a one-size-fits-all budget. The people … [Read more...] about The Best Budget To Crush Debt!
"Watch out for small expenses. A small leak can sink a great ship." -Benjamin Franklin I love that quote. It brings emphasis to the fact that the little things matter. Those little extra charges you think won’t break the bank, they will. Inevitably they will ruin you if you don’t pay attention … [Read more...] about How We Stopped Overspending For Good