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|Thu, 06-30-2011 - 3:23pm|
I mostly lurk and post only very occasionally, but I've been following on here for a couple of years now, reading everyone's advice, slowly pulling myself out of debt and getting some savings together. I slipped backwards a couple of times, but I'm really pleased to say that as of this month, I'm DEBT FREE! My credit card and overdraft are paid off, I have a baby efund, which is steadily growing, and I have enough budget and leeway to survive this five-week month without scrimping too badly. I just need to be sensible. When I'm paid at the end of this month, it will be the first time in six years that I will be in the black when the money goes in. Maybe it's premature to be on here writing this now, but I figure if I tell everyone, it will stop me overspending this month!
I'm so pleased - it's a huge weight lifted, and now I can focus on saving for the future wholeheartedly. I want to get my three-months of