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Financial Friday: USAA Credit Card and Loan Debt is Paid

    I’m debt free!!! Well, with USAA I am. I made my last credit card payment with them on May 31 and it just now hit my account. I cannot be happier. I owed them a total of $5,000 in credit cards and a personal loan. I have paid off and closed all accounts.… Continue reading Financial Friday: USAA Credit Card and Loan Debt is Paid

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2016 has been a great year

Around this time last year I did not think that I would be where I'm at in my life now. Last year this time I was: -living paycheck to paycheck -had a negative balance -working as a substitute teacher -couldn't pay all my bills -living at home -depressed -unhappy I was a lot more things… Continue reading 2016 has been a great year

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Financial Friday: Debt, Debt, Go Away!

As of today, I have paid off two debts. Wooohooo! That is a huge accomplishment. I have paid off the IRS and a personal loan. Two steps close to being debt free! Even though those are two milestones, I am not ready to celebrate just yet. When I pay off my two credit cards, I… Continue reading Financial Friday: Debt, Debt, Go Away!

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Financial Friday: Everyday I’m Hustlin’

DISCLAIMER: I AM NOT A FINANCIAL COACH OR ADVISOR. I have been told that I work like a Jamaican (yes, Jazzie, I'm talking about you, lol). I have several different forms of revenue, and so should you. It's important to not rely on one form of income when you are trying to pay off debts… Continue reading Financial Friday: Everyday I’m Hustlin’

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Financial Friday: How I Got In Debt

DISCLAIMER: I AM NOT A FINANCIAL ADVISOR OR COACH My goal is to be out of debt by this time next year. This goal is still feasible but I am not going to stress myself trying to make it happen. I owe $21k in student loans and $10k+ to my bank. So, in essence, I… Continue reading Financial Friday: How I Got In Debt

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Financial Friday

DISCLAIMER: I AM NOT A FINANCIAL COACH OR CONSULTANT In the past month or so, I stumbled upon a guy on Periscope named Shanaan Dawda. He is a financial coach and I have heard several different financial coaches but his scopes caught my attention. For starters, he's only two years older than me and he has… Continue reading Financial Friday