Net Worth Statement – June 30, 2016

net worth statement - June 30, 2016

Yikes, it looks like my Net Worth Statements are coming out later and later as the months go by! This last weekend has been exceptionally busy – despite it being a long weekend, it felt shorter than other “short” weekends.… Continue Reading

How we paid off $16,000 of debt in 4 months

how we paid off $16,000 of debt in 4 months

How we accumulated $16,000 worth of debt There were two major components to our debt. The first, which was the major focus for us, was our Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC). We started off the year with a balance… Continue Reading

Can this really be? We’re finally DEBT FREE!!!

we're finally debt free!!!

At 7:30 Friday morning, with one eye still shut, I logged into our bank account to check how much I’d been paid. Last week, I had calculated that as long as my take home pay was over $1,300, we’d have… Continue Reading

Even baby steps are steps in the right direction…

debt - May 28

Ever since we found out I was pregnant just over 3 weeks ago, it seems like our progress on paying off our Home Equity Line of Credit debt has come to a screeching halt. Although that’s not¬†technically true, in the… Continue Reading

March 18, 2016 Progress Update

Balance Sheet - March 18

This post is a little bit delayed because last night, we attended the engagement party¬†we had previously been stuck on how much to budget for a gift. (We ended up giving $100.) This week’s paycheck was significantly lower than my… Continue Reading

We are but inches away from Financial Stability

A silly little mistake led me to believe we had reached our goal of Financial Stability, but in reality, we’re still a few inches away… Continue Reading

Budgeting for the next two months and wedding gifts

Today, I learned that because I will now be employed directly by the company (as opposed to being employed through an agency), my pay days are now every other week, as opposed to every week. I really enjoyed being paid… Continue Reading