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How to Find Financial Role Models

How to Find Financial Role Models

I deeply believe that friends help friends dump debt. That good habits rub off. That you’re most like the 5 people you spend the most time around. These friends may just be the financial role models you need in your life. These may be cliches (I’m trying to turn the first into one personally), but...

How a $10K Investment Turned into $73,000 in 2 Years

How a $10K Investment Turned into $73,000 in 2 Years

Hey #teamdebtfree! We closed on the sale of a rental property with a unique story yesterday and profited $73,000 after owning it for just over 2 years. In 2018, we purchased two houses. My F.I.R.E. (financial independence / retire early) dreams include purchasing 2 properties per year that profit $500/month. If we maintain this pace,...

Share Your In-Progress Journey & Wins!

Share Your In-Progress Journey & Wins!

Hi #teamdebtfree! This journey to accomplish financial goals can be long, lonely, and lead you to doubt whether success is possible. I know. I’ve been there. That was the inspiration for starting Debt Free Divas all those years ago. A community of debt dumpers in the trenches that can support and “spur one another on...

Paying off Debt in a Pandemic

Paying off Debt in a Pandemic

2020 & the beginning of 2021 are unusual times for many. However, paying off debt may still be a goal. I spoke with Angela Miles on Business First AM recently about my suggestions for those who are dealing with debt during this pandemic.     For Those with Steady Income Assuming your income situation is...

What’s Your Master Plan?

What’s Your Master Plan?

Let me introduce you to Chris Wilson – author of, “The Master Plan”. I first learned of Chris’s remarkable story through a couple of interviews. In 2019, he published a compelling and provocative book about the challenge with and beauty of second chances. I have limited personal experience with the criminal justice system. Chris’s story...