July was a good month money-wise. We started off at the beach which we saved for and actually came in under budget. Then, I unexpectedly got a series of bonuses at work that contributed to us being able to pay above what we usually do AND pay for some unfortunate maintenance for my vehicle. We … [Read more...] about July Progress Report 2017
Better late than never right? June's report annoys me. I didn't pay quite enough attention to totals until it was too late to do anything about it. We were 62 cents away from being in the $50,000 range. Let me repeat, 62 freaking cents! That's all I can even think to write. Incase you thought I was … [Read more...] about June Progress Report 2017
May was cool and all but man am I pumped about JUNE! We will cross multiple barriers this month and I'll be a bit more excited to do that progress report than I am to do this one. Awesome expectations for June: First, we will cross the 100 day mark! I'm 97% tempted to post some kind of … [Read more...] about May Progress Report 2017
When I was paying my way through college, I worked as a leasing agent at a very large student property right off campus. The job kind of fell in my lap while I was contemplating ways to get out of my horrendous daycare job. The second I got offered the leasing position, I wrote "Today will be … [Read more...] about The Anti-Budget
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!
This was a fun month. We actually made extra money. However, in a freak weather event both of our cars sustained substantial hail damage. I've never even seen hail before until this happened. It was so random, and cost us about $1000 in deductibles to get our cars repaired. So, we pulled … [Read more...] about April 2017 Progress Report