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How we Destroyed $195k in Debt in 18 Months!

What a wild ride! We started our debt free journey on January 20, 2016.  My husband Dallas and I paid off nearly $195,000 in 18 months, and we can finally say “WE’RE DEBT FREE!!!!”  I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again, this achievement did not come without sacrifice and hard work.  My hubs Read More

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Types of Debt: The Puzzle of Debt Solved

We’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about what we’ve worked so hard to pay off.  People keep asking about the types of debt we had and even argue that some of it wasn’t even debt.  In our consumer driven society, it seems like some forms of debt are more acceptable than others.  Dare Read More

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Side Hustles You Can Start Today!

Happy Money Monday! It was a wild weekend for us… We planned a BBQ for over 50 people, on a budget. Whew! We stayed in budget and had a blast! Just a little more proof that you can have fun while maintaining a budget.  I’ve been getting a lot of questions lately from folks on Read More

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5 Reasons to Pay off Debt… FAST!

We are in full countdown mode to our debt free date.  20 days to go and we’ll have our debt behind us.  It’s been a wild ride, with tough decisions and sacrifice.  We’ve learned a lot, and while it hasn’t been the most fun we’ve ever had, it has been well worth it.  Now that Read More

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7 Tips to not burst your Budget on the Fourth of July

I seriously love the Fourth of July.  It’s such a fun summer holiday that is sure to bring good memories of family fun and some good grub.  That’s a win, win in my opinion!  The Fourth of July can also be a real budget buster.  It seems like every year there are ample opportunities to Read More