I am so very thankful that this board is back again!
I didn't realize how much I appreciated it until it was gone. I have spent the majority of the past 6 years in various degrees of 'Gazelle-ness' and have been always thankful that we found Dave Ramsey and his plan when we did. This plan has kept us financially stable throughout our married life and we've had several periods of intense financial hardships. The wonderful part was that none of those hardships were a crisis. We were able t
So let's see if I can remember all the details of our plan..........for those who don't know or don't remember, I started DR more than 2 years ago. DH wasn't on board with a lot of things and I was struggling pulling us along. Being a SAHM with very limited income didn't help. Then I bought DH some Dave Live tickets for his birthday and things changed. He was on board and wanted to try things Dave's way......we started making progress and then last summer happened. Within a month, our well
Okay, I don't write blogs. I just don't like to put my thoughts down permanent like. But here goes nothin'. Maybe this will kick my rear into high gear. I have been trying to follow Dave's plan for around three years now. I have made it to BS4 only to willingly step back to BS2. (stupid, stupid, stupid.) We are now back in BS3 but have been for nearly a year and we have gotten nowhere real fast.
In case you are wondering, "we" includes myself, my DH, my DD(8), and two elderly and ailin
We have so many financial balls in the air right now - one more debt in BS2 - large car loan. We have 2 kids in college and another starting fall 2012. We are currently cash flowing college for both kids which is making it very difficult to make any progress on BS2 - the car loan is a 0 percent so that is the one positive on the loan. My parents are celebrating their 50th Anniversary next summer and we are taking a family trip to celebrate. Each family (me and my sisters) are paying their ow