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Improved Credit, A major accomplishment!!

Its been almost three years since I had my first credit card. I was almost 20 years old and it was something that made me feel so grown up. 442 more words

Credit Cards

Paying Down Your Credit Card

Basically having to take my dog to the vet and it costing almost $1000 put a huge dent in my credit card. Then moving right around the corner and using my credit card and some of the other things that were already on it has put a dent into it. 158 more words

Everyday Life

It's Unbelievable We Still Haven't Learned This Lesson

You’d think the Great Recession would still be fresh enough in everybody’s minds that we’d be going out of our way to avoid putting ourselves through the financial wringer once again. 509 more words

{February Topic: Finance} Using ReadyForZero to Pay Off Credit Cards

My most important goal in life right now is paying down my credit card debt. Now, I’ve mentioned in previous posts that I’ve been lucky enough to escape having a car payment and college loans. 641 more words

Why Building an Emergency Fund While Paying Off Debt is So Important

As many of you who have read my other articles on money know, I am trying to pay off my student loans which right now are still at about $55,000.   627 more words



Every now and then I think it’s good to step back and do an overall evaluation on yourself and those around you.

Recently, I did an evaluation on my Facebook friends list and decided to unfriend a good amount of people. 614 more words

The Most Completely Depressing Stat About Americans' Debt

Consumer confidence may be up, but the picture changes when Americans think about their debt load and the likelihood they’ll ever dig out from it. 405 more words