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  1. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    How do I fiqure if we would save more money by refinancing or paying extra principal ? Now that all credit card debt is paid we need to take care of the mortage. We need it paid before we retire. so 7 to 12 years Our interest rate is 6.1 we have great credit, We owe about 46,500 and I...
  2. Dave Ramsey
    I posted this in another section, but it was suggested this might be a better spot to post it. I am new here and am trying to help my significant other with his debt situation. Most, if not all of the debts, are in collections. Some have been sold/transferred more than once. All of them are...
  3. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I am new here and am trying to help my significant other with his debt situation. Most, if not all of the debts, are in collections. Some have been sold/transferred more than once. All of them are from the last 4 years after going through a divorce and some personal issues. How is the best way...
  4. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    good news the furnace is paid off. bad news I sent in payments that did not need to be sent. I have a credit balance and have to wait until the 27th for them to send a refund check.
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  6. Money challenges
    The challenge is to find a new way to save money or make money to add to your debt payments. A month ago I decided to apply for a line of credit because those are usually lower then credit cards interest rates. I was approved at 8% compared to my Visa's 11%. So I transfered the ballance from...
  7. Dave Ramsey
    Hello! Newb to the forums and loving it so far. This is my first post and I'm just starting Dave Ramsey's Total Money Makeover. I'd appreciate your advice on the following. My automotive insurance renews next month. My budget has enough to pay the full six month premium with just over $100 to...
  8. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    After being a regular for a while now, I know I should understand how this works, but truth is I really don't. Can someone please take the time to explain it in simple terms, maybe adding how it works successfully for you? I gotta try something more than what we're doing, because it just isn't...
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  9. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I just want to deal with one scenario here. Let's ignore any other factors for now. I'd like to pay off my student loans totaling around $110k as quickly as possible, or at the very least knock out the two high interest ones as quickly as possible, those two also have the highest balance. I...
  10. Frugal Living
    Little Miss ask Santa for an "I can be" Barbie play set I liked the Cooking teacher one as you get a Barbie and a kid barbie (Kelly?) as well as a "kitchen" complete with step stool so Kelly can reach the sink to wash her hands. One listing on amazon has it listed for $52.99 plus shipping (...
  11. General Chat
    Just want to know if you think it's a good deal or not. Keep in mind that some of these items would be a help during the Thanksgiving meal(s). 2 large turkeys (10-14 pounds each) 5 lbs. split chicken breasts 3 lbs. meat loaf patties 2 lbs. ground beef 3 lbs. breaded chicken tenders 2 lbs...
  12. Dave Ramsey
    I had bought the motorcycle last year for a couple thousand with cash I had saved up. Well I sold it for $2800 and took that plus 1200 cash I had and paid off the truck! That was my last debt! Im very excited cant wait to build up my 6 month emergency fund!!! Anybody else sell something to...
  13. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I was thinking about this last night . What got me thinking was another poster saying they were only going to buy milk and eggs for the next few weeks. I do pretty well staying in my grocery budget. I budget $350. That includes cat food, dog food , chicken food and personal products like TP...
  14. Question and Answer
    If you had $5,000 left on a truck loan at 5.9% interest with a monthly payment of $361 on an unsecured auto loan and a $5,000 balance on an unsecured credit card at 5.9% interest which you're also paying off at $361 a month, and you happened to earn an extra $5,000 in cash that you can use to...
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  15. Dave Ramsey
    If we have a $5000 debt yet want to budget for a Christmas fund of $1000 expense and get an unexpected $1100 in the mail, should we pay all of it towards the debt or create our sink fund?
  16. General Chat
    When I began teaching, I was paid once a month. That really worked well, as bills were once a month, and once those were paid, I knew I could eat on what was left! Later, my husband was still paid once a month and I took a job where I was paid twice a month. We still tried to live like we...
  17. Financial hardship
    boy oh boy am I glad I didn't pay off those braces!! sooooo, if you recall, it was just this past week I was debating on whether or not we should spend our EF on paying off the $4600 braces in full, or just keep the payments (no interest) so today, approx 2:30 pm, hubby calls to tell me that...
  18. General Chat
    I just saw this article and thought everybody here might enjoy reading it. :) Things we buy that used to be free - nuisance fees - MSN Money
  19. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    We are starting the Dave Ramsey plan and we have a few collections accounts to pay. Should I pay those before starting the baby emergency fund?
  20. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I have some stocks that I buy monthly in the form of DRIPs. They go up and down ech month so I am betting on averages. Question is I could sell out one or two and totally pay off a credit card. I know that seems to make sense..but is it wise to cash out now? I do not even come close to...
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