Coffee with Kristi

Episode 60: How I Save While Over 100k In Debt

July 12, 2019 Episode 60
Coffee with Kristi
Episode 60: How I Save While Over 100k In Debt
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Coffee with Kristi
Episode 60: How I Save While Over 100k In Debt
Jul 12, 2019 Episode 60
Kristi Monte
The average student who took out loans for college in 2018 is $29,800 in debt. When I read this, I literally thought, “Man, I wish I ONLY had $30k of debt. Instead, here is the totally-real figure of MY debt: $112,000 Overwhelming? Yes. BUT, this year I paid off over $3,000 in credit card debt, I’ve gotten rid of one of my credit cards altogether, AND I have saved over $1,000 this year. Now I know that’s not a “LOT,” but at least I’m saving while in debt. Here’s how I do it.
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The average student who took out loans for college in 2018 is $29,800 in debt.

When I read this, I literally thought, “Man, I wish I ONLY had $30k of debt.

Instead, here is the totally-real figure of MY debt: $112,000

Overwhelming? Yes. BUT, this year I paid off over $3,000 in credit card debt, I’ve gotten rid of one of my credit cards altogether, AND I have saved over $1,000 this year. Now I know that’s not a “LOT,” but at least I’m saving while in debt. Here’s how I do it.