Back in January, I sat down and created a personal strategic plan. This plan incorporated work goals, life goals and of course my student loan goals. The process helped me focus my vision for our future and how our debt will affect our lifestyle as we consider big decisions like purchasing a home and... Read More
I wasn’t expecting balloons and streamers or stern emails, but compared to all my wondering and nervous anticipation of repayment, leaving my grace period behind was actually a bit of a let-down.
Counting repayment as starting when my grace period ended, I have been in repayment for about three months. The following are differences from what... Read More
For the past month, my husband and I have been on the Whole30 program. The ladies I eat lunch with at work decided to follow Whole30 in January and it sounded intriguing. My husband and I decided to join in as we could stand to clean up some of our bad... Read More
My boyfriend and I recently moved in together and in the process, I had to downsize from two closets to one. When we settled on our living space, I figured I would have no problem fitting all of my clothes into one closet and one dresser. Two months later, I type... Read More
It’s the New Year and I wanted to reflect back on how much student loan debt I really was able to crush in 2014. After updating my student loan debt tracking spreadsheet and adding up all I had paid, the number actually astounded me.
I was able to obliterate $12,486.60 of student loan debt in 2014.... Read More