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How to Read Your Credit Report credit reports and credit scores Jun 15, 2021

If you’ve ever wondered...when did I get that car loan?  Or, what year did we refinance the house?  There is one place you can go to that ALWAYS has that information -- Your Credit...

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What is a FICO Score and why do I care? credit reports and credit scores Jun 09, 2021

Here’s the bottom line:  your credit score is like your financial grade.  Think of it like your “adulting score”.  Whether high or low, your credit score is...

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The Tornado Method to Pay Off Debt FAST! pay off debt! Jun 03, 2021

Whenever I think of tornados I either think of growing up in Kentucky and huddling on the basement steps in the middle of the night during a nasty thunderstorm.  

Or

I think of The Wizard...

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The Avalanche Method to Pay Down Debt FAST! pay off debt! Jun 02, 2021

In the movies, an avalanche is typically depicted as ginormous layers of snow and ice which break loose and come screaming down the side of a mountain, knocking over trees, the hero trying...

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Snowball vs Avalanche vs Tornado: Which Debt Payoff Strategy is Right for YOU pay off debt! May 30, 2021

Digging yourself out of debt is hard.  I know, I’ve done it.  But, there are three methods I’ve seen used successfully over the years.  They all require patience,...

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This is Why Your Budget DID NOT WORK! (and what will!) budgeting money plan May 25, 2021

Budgets don’t work.  I said what I said.  *Drops mic*

 

via GIPHY

 

Here’s why: most adults associate the word “budget” with what they can’t...

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