Debt Free Divas

September 20, 2012

Free Up Your Free Time

Let the dirty laundry flow. For authenticity’s sake, I’m letting it all hang out. I waste a ridiculous amount of time! Television, Youtube, you name it. […]
September 13, 2012

Are Private Schools Worth It?

So my partner in all things personal finance has transitioned to a new stage – mom of a kindergarten student. As a product of the public […]
September 5, 2012

Young, In Love, and In Debt

This is a hot time in the presidential campaign season. The abbreviated Republican National Convention in Tampa wrapped up last week. The Democratic National Convention is […]
September 4, 2012

Fighting Back to Normal

I am drowning in a sea of small projects and real life responsibilities. Not complaining, just commenting on my new life with a little one. To […]
August 1, 2012

Go For The Gold

Every four years, I fall in love with the summer Olympics for 2 weeks in late summer. The London games are bringing the excitement, skill, and […]
August 1, 2012

Should Adult Children Pay Rent?

This question sparked some passionate feedback on our Facebook page. I definitely understand that this can be a touchy subject. Where do the Debt Free Divas […]
May 14, 2012

Rent or Buy

With the arrival of a new bundle of joy, our cozy little condo in the swanky South Loop will become a tight fit in short order. […]
May 1, 2012

Consolidation Con Job

Consolidating multiple loan balances to achieve a smaller monthly payment or even lower interest rate makes sense on paper. However, we rarely live our lives according […]
April 24, 2012

Snowball Your Debt

How many ways can you skin a cat? Actually, I don’t know any. But I do know that eliminating debt comes in many flavors. I also […]
April 23, 2012
Problem with Payments

The Problem with Payments

Ask yourself, “Can I afford it?” Not, “Can I afford the payments?” I specifically remember voicing the second question as we pondered whether to purchase a […]