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How an $800 mortgage payment is NOT the same as an $800 rent payment

For more information on buying a house the right way, please check out my new book “A Tale of Two Houses-Our journey of buying a home the right way; after buying one the wrong way.” One of the most common … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #22 Year-13 ways to take control of your finances in 2013!

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: 13 ways to take control of your finances in 2013 Good reminders for whatever situation you are in First you have to decide what you want to do with your money … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #20 How much should I put down on a new home?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Answering listeners’ questions on personal finance How much is ideal to have for a down payment on a home? Should I suspend retirement contributions to save up for a down payment? … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #17 The Four Week Financial Turnaround with guest Derek Olsen

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Derek Olsen joins us on the show today Derek just released his book The Four Week Financial Turnaround Derek and his wife went through a short sale at the beginning of … Continue reading

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15 year vs. 30 year mortgage revisited

When people ask me for my recommendation on purchasing a home, I always start off by recommending one takes out a 15 year mortgage instead of a 30 year mortgage. I’ve written before about the difference in cost between a … Continue reading

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Debt Free Living Podcast-025 Ryan Brewer

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadRyan Brewer from IfStupidWasIllegal.com join us on today’s show to share how his family paid off between $60 – $65K  in debt in 4 years. You might remember Ryan from when he was part … Continue reading

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Debt Free Living Podcast-024 Matthew and Tanya

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to Episode 024 Matthew and Tanya join us on today’s show to share how they paid off $130,000 in debt in just 36 months. All of their debt was on the mortgage. Matthew … Continue reading

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Debt Free Living Podcast-023 Stephon Fuller

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to Episode 023 Stephon Fuller from StephonFuller.blogspot.com join us on today’s show to share how he paid off $15K in consumer debt in 18 months. Stephon got into debt by just trying to … Continue reading

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Debt Free Living Podcast-022 Tony Elam

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to Episode 022 Tony Elam from FinancialMonsters.com join us on today’s show to share how his family paid off over $30K in consumer debt. Tony declared bankruptcy once in his early 20’s and … Continue reading

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Debt Free Living Podcast-021 Jackie Beck

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to Episode 021 Jackie Beck from moneycrush.com and thedebtmyth.com joins us on today’s show to share how her family paid off $52,000 in consumer debt with an additional $75,000 paid off on the … Continue reading

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