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March 2018 Mortgage Pay-Off Update & Our Mini Retirements

We reached our first goal in March to dip under a $200,000 balance! Wahoo!!

I never got around to posting our mortgage pay-off update at the beginning of April. So, here we are, the middle of April and I’m sharing it with you. Since mid-March and reaching that first goal, we’ve been shifting more money toward filling our Emergency Fund by June vs. paying down our mortgage.

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Embracing Being a Jack of All Trades

It’s been awhile, almost a month, since I last posted here outside of the Lifelong Learning Podcast. I have been thinking deeply about how I would like to continue with this blog and my podcast. And, well, I’ve had an upper respiratory infection, too!

For over a decade now, I’ve been trying to get myself to focus in one area or another (photography, running, frugalmom$ter, etc.) in order to make my blog a successful money maker. To be honest, I was never good at focusing on one aspect of my life and only highlighting that. I’m still not. Continue reading…

Get Rich Slowly with JD Roth – LLP018

Personal finance blogger JD Roth discusses financial strategies, get out of debt tips, and running!

JD started Get Rich Slowly in 2006 to document his personal journey to get out of debt. Then, he shared what he learned about savings and investing. Twelve years later, Roth managed to reach early retirement! JD will help you master your money ? and your life. No scams. No gimmicks. Just smart money advice to help you get rich slowly.

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