Tips & Tricks

January 7, 2016
Survive and Thrive after Business Failure

How to Survive and Thrive After Failing at Business

Happy New Year #teamdebtfree. Failing businesses isn’t the sunniest topic to resume writing for the New Year. Not at first glance. However, sit tight. You’re about […]
December 28, 2015
Buying Your First Home

Home Sweet Home: What to Expect When Buying Your First House

Buying your first house is a rite of passage for many adults. The process of financing has changed significantly over the past few years, and even […]
November 19, 2015
Love Affair With Debt

Is Debt a Third Person in Your Relationship?

Forget about compatibility perfection in your relationship when your spouse secretly admires ‘debt’. Has your life turned into a regular battleground when money enters the conversation? […]
November 3, 2015

Save Money and Get Cash Back from your Phone Service

I can be a creature of habit. Once I have systems or services setup, I rarely review them for savings. That’s not a good habit to […]
October 13, 2015
Avoid-Atm-Fees

5 Alternatives to Paying Double at the ATM

Stopping for bite at your favorite bistro and they don’t take debit or credit cards? You’ll pay more than ever to withdraw cash from an ATM […]
October 7, 2015

Reader Question – What Do You Think of Debt Management Firms?

I received a great question from a member of #teamdebtfree. We haven’t touched on this topic in a while, but it’s a good conversation to have. […]
September 18, 2015

Got Discipline? A Key Ingredient in Dumping Debt

Dumping debt themes appear in messages from a number of sources. I heard a great sermon from Charles Stanley of Intouch Ministries about developing discipline. In […]
September 15, 2015
Budget Busting Triggers

Managing Your Budget Busting Triggers

Budget busting triggers are people, places, things or events (nouns or verbs) that make it challenging to stick with a budget in a particular area. To […]
September 8, 2015
Debt Free Obstacles

Overcome Debt Free Obstacles: Spending and Income Problems

Achieving a debt free lifestyle is a noble goal. I talk with plenty of people who desire debt freedom, but turning a dream into reality takes […]
August 24, 2015
Travel to Washington D.C.

Doing Washington D.C. Debt Free Divas Style

So far, one of my all-time-favorite places to visit is the nation’s capital. Washington D.C. The District of Columbia. I love the architecture. I love the […]