Debt Reduction Progress v5
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Debt Reduction Progress Report November 2020

Introduction I’m finally getting around to posting my progress report for the month ended November 30, 2020. Better late than never, I suppose! Overall, it was a solid month especially considering multiple family birthdays in the month plus the start of Christmas shopping. November 2020 Results Here’s the comparison month-over-month from October to November: Student […]

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Debt Reduction Progress Report October 2020

Introduction If you’ve read any of my earlier posts, you’ll know I’m working to improve my finances, specifically by reducing the amount of debt I have. I’m doing these reports both for accountability and to inspire others working on a similar project. October 2020 Results Here’s the breakdown in where I stand at the end […]

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Affordable Holiday Gift Ideas for 2020

Introduction It’s an annual tradition on many blogs: lists of gift-giving ideas! They’re fun to pull together, can actually be useful to the reader, and are generally a perfect opportunity to insert some affiliate links LOL. I know items #1 and #3 are true for this contribution to a parade of similar posts, and I […]

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Debt Reduction Progress Report September 2020

Introduction I’m on a journey to get myself in better shape financially, and part of my plan includes regular reports on my debt reduction progress. I’m doing this both for accountability and to inspire others working on a similar project. September 2020 Results At the beginning of this month I provided my starting point for […]

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Disney Cruise Line Dream From Terminal
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Back to Back Cruise on the Disney Dream

Introduction I took a back to back cruise on the Disney Dream during the last week of February 2020. Writing now in September 2020, it’s interesting to realize I took one of the last cruises before everything started shutting down in March. Travel is an important activity for me, so I do prioritize it in […]

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Debt Reduction Goals and Plans – A Starting Point

Introduction It seems a lifetime ago that I wrote my first post, a rambling, wanna-be philosophical discussion about balance, mindful spending and frugality. That was back in November 2019. Well, it’s now September 1, 2020. And I think we all know what has happened to the world in the intervening months. I’ve been one of […]

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