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7 Ways to Pay off Your Mortgage Faster

If there’s one goal that’s in the back of every homeowner’s mind, it’s that of the day when they make their last mortgage payment. US News and World Report tells us that recent statistics from Freddie Mac show us that 85-90 percent of homebuyers buy on a 30-year...

Too Much Credit Card Debt? Here’s What to Do

Many of us who have struggled or are struggling with too much credit card debt will have that wake up call: that day when they wake up and realize they’re in over their heads. That day can invoke many feelings of fear, regret, panic and stress, but never fear:...

How to Pay off $110k in Debt and Get a Free House

Today we share the story of how Aja McClanahan and her husband paid off over $100k in debt and built a new life for their family. How did you acquire $110,000 in debt? What did that debt consist of? We had about $110K of debt and it was a combination of student loans,...

Mortgage Free by Age 30

Today we welcome fellow blogger Robin, who is sharing her story about becoming totally debt free by age 30! Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Robin, and I live a thrifty life in rural Georgia with my husband of 6 years and our 4-year-old daughter. I quit my job...

Mortgage Free in Six Years

Today we share the story of Will from Canada, who got a wake up call about the exorbitant amount of money he was wasting on mortgage payments and decided to pay the entire balance off in just six years. Enjoy! Tell us a bit about yourself. I am 41 years old, and I am...