23 Nov 2017

5 Steps towards debt freedom

5 Steps towards debt freedom

A while ago, I posted a blog about my husband and I’s journey of paying off our consumer debt and how we have chosen to do our best to avoid it going forward. In it I am honest about how it’s not the easy path of lollipops and gumdrops. If it were easy, everyone would […]

25 Jul 2017

Why I treat debt like a four letter word

Why I treat debt like a four letter word

I remember being a young twenty something, laying awake at night too anxious to sleep because of my debt. Agonizing over a number that felt so large to me. I’ve always felt very uneasy with the idea of debt. The only thing that ever seemed to work at easing the anxiety over it was rationalization. The inner dialogue would go something like this: “Everyone has debt. This […]