How I Used Peer to Peer Lending to My Advantage

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So I will be the first to admit it, I wasn’t always super smart with credit cards. I remember getting my first credit card back sophomore year in college and the very first thing I did was I bought a  MacBook Pro. I know right? I’m a PC guy lol? I didn’t realize at the … Read more

Trying to Get On a Budget

Getting on a budget is one of those things that I always just figured would come when it was finally necessary for me to make my money stretch just as wide as my life had become, in response to life’s crazy and unpredictable turns. I can chuckle at this now, as I’ve realized that a … Read more

Get an Accountability Partner To Pay Off Your Debt

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Paying off your debt can be hard, especially in the beginning when you are looking at that daunting number. And that is why I highly recommend getting a financial accountability partner. Mine is, of course, my brother. We both have our goals set on getting debt free and together we are both on our way … Read more

What I Cut From My Monthly Budget

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Have you ever gone through your personal budget and really asked yourself if you need everything that you are paying for? Well, that was the first step for me on my goal of becoming debt-free. I asked myself if this was something I really needed or something I could live without. Below is a list of … Read more

Why I Finally Decided to Get Out of Debt

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Looking back now to when I finally made up my mind to start controlling my money and push to be debt free, I still find it amusing that I didn’t come to this realization sooner. I had been out of college and working for about two years at that point, not making millions, but not struggling … Read more

Let’s Get This Started

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Welcome! If you’ve found your way to our blog, chances are you are looking to be financially free, or maybe you’re just entertained by reading about two brothers trying to get out of debt. My brother and I both started making some changes to our finances in October, 2014. This turned into much more of a … Read more