The Daring Pursuit of a Financial “Do Over”

Hear about one woman who moved away to financially start over, landed back on her feet and is paying for college in cash

Today, we are joined by Jaime Donovan, a writer, and personal finance enthusiast, who made a huge transition in her life to financially start over. Instead of letting her circumstances dictate her outcome, Jaime took a step of faith and moved from Arizona to Nebraska, seeking a fresh start and, with hard work, found it. […]

Two Critical Habits for Getting Out of Debt (and Staying That Way)

We used them to get out of debt; we use them to this day.

Looking back, there are two critical habits my husband and I repeated that got us out of debt.  Just yesterday, I realized that they are still as critical, even three years later. Photo Credit: Joshua Earle (via Unsplash)   What are the two habits? Living on a budget Talking about money Everything boils down to […]

4 Drastic Steps We Took to Pay Off $22,000 in Debt

My husband and I finally woke up, smelled the coffee and hustled out of debt.  Now I’d like to share the ups and downs of paying off our $22,000 with these 4 steps. Photo Credit: Mike Kline (Creative Commons)   Picture that couple that everyone knows is great with their money.  They have this impenetrable compass […]