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Announcing The Debt Movement Relaunch (and 7 Lessons from 2013)

Announcing The Debt Movement Relaunch (and 7 Lessons from 2013)

The Debt Movement is one year old! Can you believe it? One year ago we launched the Debt Movement with the goal of gathering a community of people together to pay off $10 million of debt. It was an exhilarating and inspiring experience, and the response from all of you was amazing. Since January 1st, [...]

Matthew and Tiffany: One Couple’s Journey Towards Debt-Freedom

Matthew and Tiffany: One Couple’s Journey Towards Debt-Freedom

Do you have a debt success story to share with us? Email carrie@debtmovement.com and your story could be featured here on our blog or on our Facebook page! Today’s reader success story is from Matthew and Tiffany. Follow them as they share their journey towards debt-freedom! 1. What is your background and financial history with [...]

The Secret to Motivation on the Rocky Road to Debt Freedom

The Secret to Motivation on the Rocky Road to Debt Freedom

ongrats on joining the Debt Movement! It’s exciting to be a part of a community that’s aiming towards a goal that will change your life. The anticipation of debt freedom feels like Christmas morning but there’s a dark side that causes most people to quit before the finish line… DEPRIVATION! Turning down trips and dinners, [...]

Reader Q&A: Should I Close My Old Credit Card Account That Has a Zero Balance?

Reader Q&A: Should I Close My Old Credit Card Account That Has a Zero Balance?

Today’s reader question comes from our Debt Movement Facebook page. If you have a credit, budgeting or debt question that needs answered, head over to the Facebook wall to post your question, or email us anytime at debtfree@debtmovement.com. Reader Question: I have an open, old credit card account. I don’t want to close it because it [...]

Raise Your Minimums to Climb Out of Debt w/ Joan Otto

Raise Your Minimums to Climb Out of Debt w/ Joan Otto

Name Joan Otto Blog URL http://www.manvsdebt.com/joan-finances Why do you think it was so easy to fall into the debt trap? “I don’t think in our case it was the “”racking up the debt”” that was the easiest part. In my case, the debt was mostly accrued more than a decade ago – for health expenses [...]

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