8 Strategies We’ve Used to Pay off Over $80,000 of Debt

8 Strategies We’ve Used to Pay off Over $80,000 of Debt

After I finished grad school, I found myself underemployed and buried in $75,000 of student loan debt.  I didn’t know what to do. I could barely afford the minimum payments on a 10 year repayment plan, but I couldn’t stand the idea of paying off my loans over 25 years...
Can Simple Living be Taken Too Far?

Can Simple Living be Taken Too Far?

I recently read an article called The Problem With Simple Living on one of my favorite blogs.  At first, I disagreed with the article and felt a little defensive.  (“Minimalism is awesome!  It’s not a problem!”).  But the more I thought about it, the more I realized...
‘Tis The Season: November/December Update

‘Tis The Season: November/December Update

For all of you who are new here, I post an update every couple of months that shows how we’re doing on our debt snowball and other goals.  Doing this helps to keep us accountable and to keep track of the progress we’re making. *This post contains affiliate...