Category Archives: Saving for our Home

House Planning

I love long car trips.  Doesn’t everyone?  Long car trips are the perfect for planning goals and looking at the future.   We recently went to hubby’s parents’ house to celebrate Christmas.  We already had our 2012 goals worked out so … Continue reading

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House Savings Update

I’ve talked about how we started our house savings with a fairly small amount of money. We are still working our way out of debt and we are still slowly building the account with small amounts of money.  When we started … Continue reading

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The day the house savings took a hit….

In this post I talked about how we started saving for our house.  I didn’t mention how that same savings account that we worked so hard to build had become a bit of an idol for me.  I took great pride in … Continue reading

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Debt Reduction & House Down Payment at the Same Time??? How & Why

This is another one of those areas that we go against the conventional wisdom when it comes to debt reduction.  Most of the mainstream financial folks will tell you to focus only on eliminating debt until you have cleared it … Continue reading

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