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Rob and Heather

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Name:
Empty Nestin'
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
budgeting, debt pay off, debt, retirement, 401 (k), IRA, ROTH
Start Year:
2018

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Location:
Show Low, Arizona, United States
Age:
40s
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Team
Life stage:
EMPTY NESTER(S)
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Latest Blog Posts

Starting an online business is not for the faint of heart.  But this post is not for the faint of heart; it’s for you.  We know that you are the one who looks forward to challenges, has a passion for helping others, and enjoys the process of creativity.  You are … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: Jun 04 2019 @ 8:26 AM
Debt is the new American way.  Or at least that is what we are conditioned to think.  We identify good debt and bad debt in hopes of keeping ourselves in check.   But what if you could be debt free with just a little willpower and spunk. That is what Ashley … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 25 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Saving money and living below your means can sound like a drag; after all, you cannot take your money with you so you might as well spend it!  Well, that is the mindset of many Americans these days.  Financial freedom is just not a priority.  In fact, the personal savings … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 21 2019 @ 9:10 AM
In 2018 we started our journey of paying off debt at a very fast pace. For years Rob and I avoided anything to do with budgeting.  We felt pretty comfortable with carrying some debt.  Then our kids moved out.  When they moved out, something changed.  We realized that we live … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 17 2019 @ 10:00 AM
Watching our children grow up and move on is never easy.  With the cost of college these days, obtaining a degree without debt seems impossible.  We watch as our children pave their own way.  So often, their path includes student loans.  But don’t let this thought get you down.  Anything … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 15 2019 @ 9:15 AM
Are you ready to become your own boss? The phrase “midlife crisis” has been around for as long as I can remember.  The thing is, I never understood what it meant until our children moved out; it was at that point that I may or may not have found myself … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 08 2019 @ 4:08 PM
Are you looking for ways that you can live frugal, save money, and live a great life? If so, this is the post for you!  We are all about living a financially responsible life that we enjoy!  We prioritize happy in our budget! For years Rob and I felt that … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 03 2019 @ 9:40 AM
When Rob and I became empty nesters in our forties, we could not help but ask ourselves what’s next?  Then the idea of paying off our of our debt and retiring early set in.  Since our nest is now empty, we find ourselves with rooms that are not used.  With housing … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: May 01 2019 @ 10:08 AM
In 2018 Rob and I turned our finances around.  With a debt pay-off of $50,000 in only six months, focus and determination were our driving forces.  We reevaluated our spending and took advantage of any savings opportunities that did not make us sacrifice our lifestyle. Our goal was not only … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: Apr 29 2019 @ 10:11 AM
When you are on the quest to find financial freedom, tracking your net worth becomes more and more important.  Before Rob an I started our journey to pay off our debt, we had no clue what our net worth was…nor did we care.   Following our deep dive into our finances … .button { background-color: #016496; border: none; ...
Posted: Apr 26 2019 @ 10:05 AM

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