Category Archives: Debt

Jobs and Children

I mentioned in my goals update that I am still actively job hunting.  I was.  I think I may have to pause it for awhile.  One of the “in-process” applications has finally updated to “closed” – I assume I was … Continue reading

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2017 Goals Check In

We’re now half way through 2017 already.   Time for a 2017 goals progress check in. 1.  Sell 3 vehicles.  Buy 1 reliable vehicle for DH.  75% Completed We sold two cars, and still have one more to go.  This is … Continue reading

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Rental House ‘Flood’ Claim – Approved!

This week has been non-stop.  I’ve been single handedly dealing with the kids, several appointments, and the rental house saga.  Not to mention I still have to prep for DS2’s birthday party this weekend! I do have good news to … Continue reading

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Bills, Bills, Bills

Happy Wednesday.  We spent the past weekend at home, spent $0, and it was nice.  Despite that fact that both kids were sick, and they’ve now passed the bug onto me.  Thankfully it seems to be a 24ish hour bug … Continue reading

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April Debt Update

April was a bit of a blur.  I admit we didn’t do much for extra income or debt payments this month.  A summary of this month would be credit cards, car repairs, planning a road trip, and job hunting.  I … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

It has not been a great weekend. I’ll start with the absolute worst thing ever and end with some halfway good news… Worst Our family suffered the devastating loss of our beloved family dog, a 6lb Chihuahua we’ve had for … Continue reading

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3 Credit Card Annoyances

One A couple weeks ago, Capital One alerted DH to some suspicious charges on his credit card.  The credit card we paid off.  Every thing was canceled, and Capital One sent a new card.  I noticed a couple of the … Continue reading

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