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2012 Financial Goals January Update

Are you wondering how we are doing with our financial goals this year??? Yep, I am too!  I haven’t done a great job of keeping up with the specifics but I know we have been making progress.  Our 2012 Goals … Continue reading

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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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2012 Financial Goals

Our financial goals this year were fairly easy to come up with.  They are all basically a continuation of our plan.  Very little changing for us this year, I figure it’s finally working I’m not going to fix what isn’t broke.  … 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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