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Is Your Job Worth It?


April 23, 2014 by Michelle

job worth it

Recently, I was chatting with a friend who is struggling with her current job. She was recently transferred to a …
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The Evolving Shopping List


April 22, 2014 by Michelle

evolving shopping list

A couple of years ago, I made a spreadsheet that I would update on an almost weekly basis. I started …
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New Business Chronicles: Work For Free?


April 21, 2014 by Michelle

working for free

If you’re a musician or friends with a musician, you’ve probably seen this floating around the internet or social media …
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Frugal Recipes: Peanut Butter Fudge


April 20, 2014 by Michelle

peanut butter fudge

I’m not so much a cook or a baker, but I do try! Yesterday night was my first attempt at …
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Roundup #26: Hippity Hoppity Easter


April 18, 2014 by Michelle


Here comes Michelle Cottontail Hopping down the money trail Hippity-hoppity Financial freedom’s on its way! Yes, I am that lame. …
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Reader Reaction to “My Cheap $30,000 Wedding Budget”


April 17, 2014 by Michelle

wedding budget

This week, I posted “My Cheap $30,000 Wedding Budget.” I got the inspiration after going through my most viewed posts …
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Goodbye Debt #3!: The Ignorance Card


April 16, 2014 by Michelle

goodbye debt

My original goal of starting this blog was to chronicle us getting out of debt. As I began to write, …
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Our Cheap $30,000 Wedding Budget


April 15, 2014 by Michelle

30,000 wedding

I have put wedding-related posts on the back burner considering we didn’t exactly go frugal for our nuptials. We didn’t …
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My eBay Nightmare


April 14, 2014 by Michelle

ebay nightmare

In the personal finance blog world, eBay is a pretty awesome way to make some side income. I read about …
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Weekly Roundup #25: The Dreaded Baseball Season


April 11, 2014 by Michelle

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Omg. It’s Friday. Weeks like this make me dream of hitting this day just so I can run out of …
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Fit is the New Poor

Fit is the New Poor

Hey-o! I’m Michelle. While my husband is unemployed, I’m working on getting us on the right track to financial freedom by slimming down our debt and working out our assets. This is my journey of knowing nothing to learning everything possible.


Starting Debt: $69,252
Total Debt as of 4/9/2014: $63,870.66
Debt repaid: $5381.34
Percentage of debt repayment: 7.8%
Amount of Debt Paid For April: $445.84

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