Net Worth Statement – August 2016 (and why we spent our Net Worth away)
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Net Worth Statement – August 2016 (and why we spent our Net Worth away)

If you track how your Net Worth is progressing month over month, you may consider how each purchase may affect your Net Worth results at the end of the month. I know I do. And if you’re trying to stick to a pretty tight budget, you may be on a Cash Diet to avoid overspending on your…

Net Worth Statement – August 31, 2016 (and why we spent our Net Worth away) was originally published on Unchained 55

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Net Worth Statement – July 31, 2016
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Net Worth Statement – July 31, 2016

Spending in July Ever since we paid off our debt back in June, I’m embarrassed to admit that we’ve let our spending creep back up. We stopped going to the bank to withdraw cash for our Crash Cash Diet which we had started back in January in an attempt to curb our spending and get out…

Net Worth Statement – July 31, 2016 was originally published on Unchained 55

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How we paid off $16,000 of debt in 4 months
2016 goals / Debt / Personal Finance

How we paid off $16,000 of debt in 4 months

How we accumulated $16,000 worth of debt There were two major components to our debt. The first, which was the major focus for us, was our Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC). We started off the year with a balance of $14,777.04, which was an accumulation and result of: Me not having worked for about…

How we paid off $16,000 of debt in 4 months was originally published on Unchained 55

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Net Worth Statement – May 31, 2016
Net Worth / Personal Finance

Net Worth Statement – May 31, 2016

(Oops, this post is a little late – thank you first trimester pregnancy! Also, is it just me, or are jellyfish the most hypnotically beautiful creatures ever?!) Ever since we learned of my pregnancy, our progress with our debt repayment has slowed way down, mostly because I’ve stopped working any overtime. The exhaustion is real my friends (and… … Continue reading

Even baby steps are steps in the right direction…
2016 goals / 2016 progress updates / Personal Finance

Even baby steps are steps in the right direction…

Ever since we found out I was pregnant just over 3 weeks ago, it seems like our progress on paying off our Home Equity Line of Credit debt has come to a screeching halt. Although that’s not technically true, in the last 3 weeks, we’ve only averaged a debt payment of $380.59 weekly, quite a bit…

Even baby steps are steps in the right direction… was originally published on Unchained 55

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Changing our financial priorities – we’re having a baby!!!
Baby Fund / Personal Finance

Changing our financial priorities – we’re having a baby!!!

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you might’ve seen that on Friday morning, I had a bit of a shock. Although I was convinced testing would be a waste, I figured I’d do it anyway so I could rest assured I was safe to eat sushi for our Mother’s Day celebration next weekend. I had…

Changing our financial priorities… because we’re having a baby!!! was originally published on Unchained 55

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