budget · debt · finances · goals

Saving a 20% Down Payment

  Living in Massachusetts can be expensive especially with the median house price for current listings right around $419,000. That number is huge and with the way the housing market is right now, it doesn’t seem like it’s going down anytime soon. I have been a renter for about 9 years and I’ve thought about becoming… Continue reading Saving a 20% Down Payment

budget · debt · finances · goals · meal planning

I’M DEBT FREE! How I got here and what’s next?

I made it a goal this year to become debt free once and for all. At the end of November I made my final student loan payment. Then a few days ago, Christmas came early for me. I received the official letter stating that my loans were paid in full. I am now debt free!… Continue reading I’M DEBT FREE! How I got here and what’s next?

debt · finances · minimalism

How Minimalism Can Help You Pay Down Debt

  These past few months I’ve been researching the concept of minimalism and I’ve really been intrigued with it. I even went and saw the Minimalists (Joshua & Ryan) a few months back when they came to town on tour to show their film. Their documentary was so eye-opening, mind-blowing and should be seen by… Continue reading How Minimalism Can Help You Pay Down Debt