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Roundup #26: Hippity Hoppity Easter

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April 18, 2014 by Michelle

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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”

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April 17, 2014 by Michelle

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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

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April 16, 2014 by Michelle

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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

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April 15, 2014 by Michelle

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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

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April 14, 2014 by Michelle

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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

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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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March Net Worth & Taxes Update

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April 10, 2014 by Michelle

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I’ve been delaying this for some reason. Not that anything horrible has happened (except for our taxes, which I’ll discuss …
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Mental Health and Money

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April 9, 2014 by Michelle

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This is a really hard post for me to write, so please stay with me here. There are some trigger …
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Why Mickey Rooney Was a Financial Hero

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April 8, 2014 by Michelle

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My husband and I were driving to work yesterday morning when we heard the obituary for Micky Rooney on NPR. …
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Why I Want to Quit Freelancing

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April 7, 2014 by Michelle

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As you all know, I’ve been super eager to start my career as a full time freelance writer. But those …
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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.

DEBT REPAYMENT AS OF 4/15/2014

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

Side Hustle/Business Income Tracker

April Goal:
$600
April Total:
$573.71

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