Finances

My Student Loans are History, Part 2

It’s official: I’m student loan free! I can’t believe this day has come!  We made the final rather large payment last week and I can’t even express how great it feels!  Well, you may have an inkling… Me and my hubby have accumulated quite a bit of debt, but getting this portion paid off is […]

My Student Loans are History, Part 1

I just paid off one of my student loans this week!  I feel elated!  I’m free!  I’m light as a feather!  This feeling is amazing!  I wish I had more money so that I could pay off the other one right now, it feels so good! That’s a lot of exclamation points… but I totally mean […]

Reducing the Financial Burden

Money, money, money, must be funny, in a rich man’s world. I’m convinced that anyone who says “money can’t buy happiness” has either grown up with wealth and therefore has no understanding of living paycheque to paycheque, or is an idealist happy-go-lucky who would be content no matter their financial state.  But I think if […]