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In 2012, when we got serious about paying off our student loan debt, we were at $40,000 (down from the original $58,000). According to the debt … [Read more...] about How to Get Out of Debt
It was January 2012. We had a 5 month old baby girl. I worked full-time as a teacher and since there was budget cuts coming through my school plus a … [Read more...] about How To Get Out of Debt