I Will Pay Off My Debt

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 408 People

    Budget!!!

    I have been working on my budget. I have been living by it (pretty much) and Microsoft Money has projected I will be out of debt by 12/15/08
    ishamae ishamae
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 13, 2008

    How To Get Out Of Debt, No Matter How Bad Things May Seem

    I can only tell you from experience, but you must be committed. I strongly suggest going to Dave Ramsey's website and ordering his book. We refuse to borrow any money for anything and refuse to pay interest. We do have a couple of credit cards but never charge more than we are...
    Capital30 Capital30
    26-30
    Dec 10, 2010

    I Am Paying Off My Debt!!

    I went travelling at the beginning in December 2006 (returned January 2007) and I took out a Loan and an additional credit card (I already had 2) just to make sure that I would have enough money and not be stuck randomly in Europe somewhere without food/hotel. So after...
    paulw91 paulw91
    22-25, M
    6 Responses Nov 17, 2007

    Someday.... All Deb...

    Someday.... All debts that i have: money-wise, non-money wise, I will pay them off.
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 8, 2008

    I Want To Share This Great Program

    I've got 27 yrs left on my mortgage, car loans, credit card bills, and Student loans for myself and my daughter. I felt like I was drowning, all I did was work and pay bills. No time for my family and friends, just work. My buddy showed me this company that has this math system...
    nate7344 nate7344
    61-65
    1 Response May 25, 2013

    Very Soon....

     Once we were a couple things were well. Had kids, new house, new cars, all the material things one could want. Always was more though. Credit cards , home equity loans you name it we had it. Lived week to week on paychecks.  Vacations were miserable. Never had money...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    5 Responses May 1, 2009

    Getting Out Of Debt By Getting Powerful & Conscious

    I found myself in terrible debt of more than $40K with both credit cards and student loans, and way more was in the 'bad' debt category of credit cards. I had been in a profession that was high risk, and I thought I was balancing my good budgeting with the counterpoint of that...
    FreeFromDebt FreeFromDebt
    36-40, M
    1 Response Oct 25, 2013

    Greg Fitzsimmons: Definition of Debt Debt

    means you had more fun than you were supposed to.
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 13, 2014

    Credit Cards.

    For anyone does not have one......credit cards are evil. I have have debt with me and my husband since Christmas cause of no work was coming in so we had to use our credit cards. Now the joy of Hiddren fees have come in to play and both want 700 dollars each....let me tell you if...
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 20, 2008

    Why Would You Not Want A 100% Commission Opportunity!?

    why.... why would you not want to earn 100% commissions? why are you so afraid to take the chance to flip your life around? are you really that content with your financial situation where you don't think you could use more!? if you don't want to make more money then by all means...
    zackshelpingpeople26 zackshelpingpeople26
    26-30
    Oct 27, 2013

    From Millionaire to Zeroaire...heading Back to Millionaire.

    A few years ago I was living an incredible lifestyle--multimillion dollar home, fancy cars, travel, etc. Then I lost it all... Actually, getting back to zero will be an improvement. I am back on the rise up but this time it will be done living debt free! Wow, what a...
    financiallyfit09 financiallyfit09
    41-45, M
    Sep 19, 2009

    I'm Working On Paying Off My Debt!!

    I am not in a huge amount of debt but the debt im in i need to get out of. I had some financial troubles and i thought i knew everything and wouldnt let anyone help me. Now im over my head and ive come to the conclusion that i need the help. My stepmom has taken control over my...
    loveuforever0830 loveuforever0830
    18-21, F
    Sep 8, 2010

    I Hate Being In Debt and Pa...

    I hate being in debt and pay it back as quickly as I possibly can.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 8, 2008

    Becoming Debt Free

    To be totally debt free requires a change in mentality.. The truth is that the average person thinks differently than the millionaire does. The average person is always searching for how to spend his/her bonus or extra money while the rich looks for ways to invest. The...
    EzeOnyx EzeOnyx
    36-40, M
    Apr 12, 2010

    I Have Paid Off My Debt

    I was debt free up until a month ago when I decided it was time for a new car, the old vehicle was getting such high mileage that it was merely a matter of time before I had serious problems with it so I ended up getting a newer one with lower mileage since I managed to talk the...
    FranzJosef FranzJosef
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2007

    I Will Live Debt Free

    I will live debt free. I don't want my children to ever know what it is like to live in debt, live with debt. Definition of DEBT 1: sin, trespass 2: something owed : obligation 3: a state of owing 4: the common-law action for the recovery of money held to be due I will...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 3, 2013

    Debt Paid Off

    It was a frightening day when I realised my salary just could not stretch the full length of my debt.  Most of my debt was personal loans and credit cards, you know the usual borrow from Peter to pay Paul. I took a decsion that morning - no more debt. I made arrangements...
    Karena304 Karena304
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 29, 2010

    If It Kills Me!

    I have approx $200,000 of debt, mostly credit card debt, and I will pay it this year if it kills me!I am going to get a night job, and live cheap.
    changedman changedman
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jan 6, 2010

    I Am Trying To Pay Off My Debt!

    I was debt free until I got one of those pre-approved credit card applications in the mail with my name on it when I 17 years old! What where they thinking! But you know all was good until I got hit by a car can't talk too much about that it's still and ongoing case but...
    CrazyBlogGirl CrazyBlogGirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2010
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