5 Ways to Save Money While Traveling

5 Ways to Save Money While Traveling

Since my hubby and I are currently working on paying off $117,000 of student loan debt, we don’t normally travel.  But thanks to my in-laws’ timeshare and frequent flyer miles, we had the opportunity to go to Myrtle Beach recently for a very low cost. We didn’t have...
4 Things to Know About Car Loans

4 Things to Know About Car Loans

Car loans suck. I do NOT generally recommend them, and I advise that you pay cash for cars whenever possible.  Cars lose their value quickly, and taking out debt for a depreciating asset doesn’t make much sense.  My hubby and I had never had a car loan. Up until a...
How to Get Out of Debt Fast

How to Get Out of Debt Fast

Many people face debt at least once in their lives. If you have debt, here’s a step-by-step guide on gaining financial freedom. Hire a Finance Professional Hiring a finance professional is the best way to get out of debt quickly. From credit issues to tax audit help,...
Car Loans, Timeshares, and Murphy’s Law – Fall Update

Car Loans, Timeshares, and Murphy’s Law – Fall Update

For all of you who are new to FM, I post an update every couple of months that shows how we’re doing on our debt snowball and other goals.  A couple years ago, I shared a post called What to Do When You’re Feeling Stuck.  In this post, I discussed my three year...