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Hi there! I’m Jen. A few years ago, my husband and I were buried in $117,000 of student loan debt. Now, we’ve paid off over $100k of debt, and we’re on track to have the rest paid off by the end of this year. Join our email list to get exclusive tips on how to save money, earn more, and live like no one else.


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I recently shared a post called Goals Update - February 2016 on my progress toward improving my health - physically, mentally, and spiritually. My goals included: Exercise at least 5x per week (strength training at least 2x per week). Do yoga for at least 10 minutes...

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How I Turned Things Around When My Life Was a Mess

I turned 27 a couple weeks ago, and it's incredible how much things have changed since my last birthday. Here is how I turned things around when my life was a mess: My 26th birthday was the worst birthday ever. Why? Because my life was a complete mess. I spent the...

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Why I Started a Three Year Spending Ban

Six months ago, my husband and I realized something: we could save nearly $40,000 in interest if we paid our student loans off in three years instead of 10.  We didn’t have to remain hopeless, depressed, and trapped in debt for the next ten years. We started with...

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Goals Update – February 2016

Earlier this year, I wrote posts on How to Plan Your Best Year Ever and What to Do When You’re Feeling Stuck.  Both of these posts focus on the long-term, but if you want to accomplish long-term goals, you need to create small goals and continually check in on your...

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