Is it just me or did Mother Nature turn the heat off as soon as September rolled around? It’s September 2nd, and I’m curled up on my couch with thick fuzzy socks on, wrapped up in a big blanket, and wondering if I should’ve consumed some sort of Pumpkin Spice flavored beverage by now. The irony of the whole thing is that this massive shift in weather seems like it’s also signaling the significant change that is about to take place in the Wright household. August was a great month. I celebrated a Birthday, Broke on Purpose was featured in Glamour Magazine (September 2017 issue), Marcus started a part time job at a local store to bring in extra income, and I was also blessed with the opportunity to begin my post graduate career in a role at a wonderful company. Of course with this new role there comes an increase in pay which I’m makes me very excited. I admitted on the Facebook page that in the past, whenever I received a pay increase, I would usually improve my lifestyle to go with it, landing me back in the same spot that I was in before the raise even occurred. This time, with goals in mind we’re planning to be smart with our blessing. Our plan is simple. We’re going to continue creating a budget as if I was making a graduate student salary. With the excess funds, we also plan to do the following beyond paying off our debt.…

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