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Travelling on the frugal path to Freedom

Mommy4Ever's blog, and her family's dream of living free of ANY debts.

  1. That house goal.....

    by , 07-24-2009 at 08:50 AM (Travelling on the frugal path to Freedom)
    I'm pretty excited and so is dh.

    I have adjusted the mortgage payment, so it will take effect for the payment in 2 weeks.

    With any luck, there is a steady stream of OT, as that means nearly $250/week more that could go toward our "house" fund. If we could do that consistently, that is.... approx $9000 MORE that we could use for the new house/move or reduce the mortgage by.

    So today, after I drop the girls at camp, I'll be doing a walk through with ...
  2. The housing plan.

    by , 07-24-2009 at 12:02 AM (Travelling on the frugal path to Freedom)
    Tonight we went to look at show homes, and did drive by's on houses up for sale.

    We have decided we'll be buying a house that is 3 or 4 years old. That way our landscaping is done. And with any luck the basement is still undeveloped.

    Dh was kinda going, lets stage the house and sell!

    But we have a pretty long list of things to finish in terms of projects. We also want to have more than $5000 in the bank, because if we are finishing a basement that will be ...