dental school worth the debt

Have you ever invested hundreds of thousands of dollars into…. well anything? Before dental school, I hadn’t. But that is exactly what I did when I chose to go to dental school. I invested more than $500k in becoming a dentist. So, the burning question— was it worth it? Should YOU invest hundreds of thousands …

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ways to make life easier as a working mom

Do you ever feel completely overwhelmed being a working mom? Like it is almost impossible to balance all of the different things you are doing and taking care of all of the people who need you? Does it feel like if you are succeeding in one area of your life– maybe you are killing it …

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Want to do Halloween costumes but living on a tight budget? Halloween sneaks up on me every year. I day dream about Halloween costumes MONTHS in advance, but when it actually starts getting close, I almost always draw a blank on how our family will dress up. I find it especially challenging given that we …

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financial goals for your 30's

You know what they say, the first 30 years of childhood are the hardest. 😉 Last weekend I turned the big 3-0. I told myself last year that I wasn’t going to get upset about turning 30, and I am proud to say that I didn’t. There is power in positive thinking! Plus as everyone knows, …

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Are you deeply in debt and want to get out of it? Do you want to have more money but simply don’t know where to start? When I first started my journey paying off more than $600k of student loan debt, my answer to both of those questions was a resounding YES. I was so …

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our student loan debt story

When my husband Danny and I started dating in 2007, we were both exactly $0 in debt. Over the last decade, that beautiful $0 ballooned into a colossal +$649,000 (and growing). The question that we get asked all too often– how did this happen? How we ended up with +$649,000 in debt After getting married, we …

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