March 2014 Debt Update

Another month has passed, and another student loan has bitten the dust. I now have two $200 per month payments that I’m never paying again, allowing me an extra $400 per month to throw the remainder at my student loans. And the debt snowball continues to roll on. At this point, I’ve started paying more…

November 2013 Debt Update

Good news! This month I hit 13% equity in my rental house, now I’ve only got 7% to go before the PMI drops off. Progress is slow and steady, and thus far going according to plan. I’m counting down the days until my debt looks like this: Student Loans Remaining: $23,026.74 (-$490.76) Rental House Mortgage:…

October 2013 Debt Update

This month I’ve made progress on my path lined out here. I’ve continued to make the minimum payments on my student loans and rental house mortgage while saving for my upcoming the wedding. Slow and steady following the course has brought me much closer to my goal. My student loans are broken up into several…

Initial Thoughts on Dave Ramsey…

I first came across Dave Ramsey while I was a senior in college at The University of Texas. I had recently taken an accounting class and finance class, and decided to listen to one of his books on CD to entertain me on the three hour drive back home for the weekend. My first impression…