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Debt Freedom, At Last

Posted by on June 17, 2019 in Articles | 2 comments

What leg of the debt payoff race are you on? In the final episode of this season, we’ll hear Karisa share about completing her debt payoff journey, as well as a gutsy decision she made that helped her cross the finish line even faster. In this episode, you’ll hear: The advice she received about her […]

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Debt Payoff Plan, Take #2

Posted by on June 10, 2019 in Articles | 2 comments

Have you ever taken a break from your financial goals? Last time, we heard Karisa share about her decision to take a break from her plan. This time, she shares with us what it was like to get back on her financial horse again. In this episode, you’ll hear: Why she didn’t feel guilty about […]

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An Unwelcome Surprise

Posted by on June 3, 2019 in Articles | 2 comments

What’s life without a few surprises here and there? We already heard Karisa share about the surprise letter that prompted her to start her debt payoff journey. In this episode, she shares about an unexpectedly large emergency room bill that threw her off track. In this episode, you’ll hear: How she was doing before the […]

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Creating a debt payoff plan

Posted by on May 27, 2019 in Articles | 0 comments

Taking the plunge into paying off debt can be intimidating. Especially when you owe a lot. Karisa can relate to that feeling. She shares about how she moved past it, and how she came up with her debt payoff strategy. In this episode, you’ll hear: What kinds of payoff plans she considered Why she was […]

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A Financial Wakeup Call

Posted by on May 20, 2019 in Articles | 1 comment

Many of us will experience a sudden financial wakeup call at least once in our lives. For Karisa, it took a pretty big one to prompt her to make some big changes in her money situation. In this episode, you’ll hear about: The unwelcome letter she received Why that letter motivated her to change her […]

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Getting $40K into debt by age 22

Posted by on May 13, 2019 in Articles | 2 comments

What is a “smart” financial choice? And how can an 18-year-old know what’s “smart” when making decisions that will impact them for years to come? In this episode, Karisa shares how she got into $40K of debt by age 22. Here’s what you’ll hear: The various debts Karisa took on at a young age Her […]

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Welcome to Season 2 of The Goodbudget Way

Posted by on May 9, 2019 in Articles | 1 comment

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: There’s more to budgeting than just numbers. We believe that the way we spend, save, and give our money reflects who we are and what we value, for better or for worse. On the last season of The Goodbudget Way podcast, we heard stories from people […]

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[Podcast] Getting into debt is easy…

Posted by on May 6, 2019 in Announcements | 0 comments

Getting into debt is easy, but getting out of it can be hard. In Season 2 of The Goodbudget Way, we’ll hear Karisa share about her journey with debt. She shares her experience getting into debt — and how she managed to pay off $40,000 of debt in just two years. And while that might […]

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Podcast Sneak Preview: The Goodbudget Way Season 2

Posted by on May 3, 2019 in Announcements | 0 comments

In Season 2, we’re doing things a little differently. We’re focusing on one person’s story of getting into debt and how they paid it all off. In this sneak preview, Karisa shares with us about one particular debt she took on in addition to the student loans she had already signed up for. – Chi-En […]

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[Podcast] Season 2 coming soon!

Posted by on May 2, 2019 in Announcements | 0 comments

  Get ready for Season 2 of Goodbudget’s podcast, The Goodbudget Way! You’ll hear from Karisa as she shares her experience of getting into $40,000 of debt… and paying it all off. Get sneak previews and be the first to hear when the podcast comes out. Join the list! – Chi-En and the Goodbudget Team

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