Back in January, I told you all that I decided to try to pay off our Chevy Malibu in 8 months or less. How are we doing? Well, if you check out our debt scale on the right sidebar, you'll see we only have 22%, or $3,286 left of the original … [Read more...] about Only 2 more months to pay off the Malibu!
Springtime is a dangerous time for me and car showrooms. Beginning in spring 2004, we've bought a new car each year. However, we haven't always been wise about our auto purchases, and I think the automakers have targeted me directly because they know … [Read more...] about I got a nice surprise for test-driving a Chevy!
It's been only 3 months since posting our intent to pay off our Chevy Malibu loan of $15,000 in 8 months, but we've made tremendous progress in paying off the loan. Today, I sent off another $2,000 towards the Bank of America credit card, and the … [Read more...] about In the home stretch – The Malibu is almost paid off!
Yesterday, I shocked you with how much we spent in 1 year (2006) on our cars. To recap, the 2 of us own 3 vehicles that cost us about $22,000 last year: 1. 2006 Honda Ridgeline RTS - the biggest loan (about $25k left), but the most … [Read more...] about Overspending on Cars – What do we do now?
This week was a good week. I'm very proud of my "Insulating Your Crawl Space Properly" post, as it was featured on LifeHack.org, and a few other websites. Here's the rest of my clever articles this past week: I actually snuck a post in on … [Read more...] about Clever Dude’s Week in Review Feb 11-16
Thanks to the King of Debt at We're In Debt for providing the CSS list and HTML to add my own debt scale on the right sidebar. As you know, we're trying to pay off our Chevy Malibu loan of $15,000 in 8 months. We transferred the loan onto a credit … [Read more...] about New Debt Scale thanks to The King