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How to avoid a credit card late payment

First, it dawns on you. You forgot to make a credit card payment. Second, you panic. You’re an adult, you know this stuff is important, how are you messing up at life so much?! Third, the shame comes. You feel that shame deep in your gut, you don’t want to call the company and your […] Read more…

Need a credit card debt pep talk?

I avoid talking about debt a lot. Credit card debt, specifically. Which might sound a little crazy because I know it’s on your mind. It’s on my mind too. I hate debt. But I avoid writing about it because of its energy. It’s heavy. It’s loaded with shame. And it’s stealing your power and keeping […] Read more…

How I Beat Credit Cards

I hate credit cards. This hasn’t always been the case. Credit cards have been really useful to me in the past. They were my safety net when I was short on cash, my fail safe Ialwayshavethecard back up plan. But then I realized that credit cards had me trapped in an ugly cycle. Sure, I […] Read more…

Two strategies to pay off your debt

There is a lot of personal finance advice out there! I personally love to read all the latest books on money management, but I realize not everyone is that big of a money nerd. So today I’m going to break down the guru wisdom of Dave Ramsey and Suze Orman and tell you how you […] Read more…