First off Happy New Year! Wow, I can’t believe it is 2016. This is the first time I’ve been super pumped for a new year. So many great things happened for us in 2015 one of them being Broke on Purpose. I started Broke on Purpose when I realized we were in deep trouble financially if we didn’t change our habits. What started off as a challenge to myself turned into something so much bigger than I imagined. I wrote an Ebook that you can pick up (here), and I’ve been meeting with some amazing people through my Broke…

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Paying off debt is exhausting. As I type this post I am honestly mentally and physically exhausted. My days are spent working, constantly, running on the rat wheel trying my best to find a way to get off. I know there is no way off. At least not right now, at least not until we are debt free. The other day my Husband and I planned breakfast around an experiment I had going on in the lab. At breakfast, we were talking about our goals as we usually do and making plans for what’s going to happen job wise once…

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I’m a little late posting this October Debt Payoff Report, but I definitely had to share because last month my husband and I hit a milestone within our debt payoff journey.  This would be a lot more exciting if we were saving up the money instead of paying off debt, but we’ve finally hit the $20K mark. Actually, we’re over the $20K mark as since we started Broke on Purpose 8 months ago we’ve paid off a whopping $22, 192! That’s right that’s $22K worth of debt gone! It’s so refreshing to have that weight of debt off our backs.…

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I am so excited about the month of August because it’s my birthday month! Unfortunately, my birthday falls on a Monday (how dreadful), but at least it being my birthday will be a silver lining.  With it being the end of the month of course you know I’m going to give you the deets on how well we did with our budget and paying off debt. One of the biggest things that we did was pay off EVERY SINGLE ONE of our CREDIT CARDS! (ques Gospel Choir). This something I most definitely shouted from the rooftops. It feels absolutely amazing…

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