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Melanie Lockert

Blog Info

Name:
Dear Debt
Category:
Debt
Tags:
Money, Hustling
Start Year:
2013

Blogger Bio

Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Female
Life stage:
IT'S COMPLICATED
Profession:
Writer
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Latest Blog Posts

This article is part of the Student Loan Debt Movement, which is encouraging and inspiring people to take action on their student loans. It’s November 2011. It’s 4 am and it’s still dark out. I take all of my things and tiptoe out of the apartment that I lived in just shy of a year. […] Related Posts: One Year Later Dear Debt, You Don’t Own Me Anymore –… The Beginning of a Journey Dear ...
Posted: Mar 29 2018 @ 3:15 PM
Hey debt fighters! We have a brand spankin’ new dear debt letter from Carrie. Carrie lives in Brooklyn and is a dancer, lover of the sunshine and beauty & a freelance enrollment consultant.  — Dear Debt, Hello dear friend of mine. I have had a strange relationship with you. It’s funny because I didn’t even know […] Related Posts: Dear Debt, Goodbye Old Friend You Never Know Where a Connection Will Lead Dear Debt, You ...
Posted: Mar 06 2018 @ 4:44 PM
Hey debt fighters! Ready to ditch debt in 2018'! Let’s do it! Today’s dear debt letter comes to us from Aparna. She has been bravely facing up to her debt for some years now. This struggle made her realize the importance of and her passion for personal finance. Now, a Certified Financial Planner herself, she […] Related Posts: Dear Debt, You Are Never Satisfied Dear Debt, Enough is Enough Dear Debt, I Should Have ...
Posted: Jan 18 2018 @ 7:02 PM
Hey debt fighters! Today we have a dear debt letter from Mary Ann Marriott (aka Dr. Debt) who blogs at www.DrDebt.ca and helps people have healthier, happier finances.  — Dear Debt, To say we have a functional relationship would be an understatement. Heck!, to say that I like you would be an outright lie. I may not […] Related Posts: Dear Debt, F@ Dear Debt, You Can’t Come Between Us Anymore Dear Debt, You Are a ...
Posted: Dec 05 2017 @ 9:05 PM
Hey debt fighters! Ready for another dear debt letter' This one comes from Nair.  — Dear Debt, Wow, we have been doing this dance for so long. You have become such a key feature of my life and my story. I’ve wrapped myself in you and used you as an excuse for putting off so […] Related Posts: Dear Mortgage, The House is Mine! A New Season (and a Debt Repayment Update) 5 Tips ...
Posted: Nov 08 2017 @ 4:00 PM
Hey debt fighters! We have another great dear debt letter! Melissa is the blogger behind SunburntSaver.com, a blog for Millennials looking to get ahead by leaving debt behind.  — Hey Debt, When I talk about you, debt, I turn into a different person. Everyone who knows me would characterize me as a happy person, ever the […] Related Posts: Dear Debt, It Was Great for a While Dear Debt, Enough is Enough Dear Debt, I ...
Posted: Oct 11 2017 @ 3:00 PM
This blog post is part of the Suicide Prevention Awareness Month blog tour in partnership with Debt Drop. If you are feeling suicidal, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text HOME to 741741. Melanie’s note: This post is from my mom, who lost her father to suicide.  This is a story that […] Related Posts: Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts — You’re… Debt is Not a Death Sentence Dear Debt, Now I ...
Posted: Sep 28 2017 @ 8:38 PM
This blog post is part of the Suicide Prevention Awareness Month blog tour in partnership with Debt Drop. If you are feeling suicidal, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text HOME to 741741. No one likes to talk about what it’s like to be suicidal or actually have suicidal thoughts. To […] Related Posts: Debt is Not a Death Sentence The Suicide’s Daughter Life, Love, Loss and Lola Say Hello to ...
Posted: Sep 27 2017 @ 3:24 PM
As you might have noticed, it’s been awhile since I posted. I’m not proud of that but sometimes life just gets in the way. Sometimes it’s about surviving what’s ahead and dealing with “in real life” stuff rather than my ramblings online. I love this space and want to continue to nurture it but I […] Related Posts: Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts — You’re… Lola Retreat: All About Women + Money Do I Have ...
Posted: Sep 16 2017 @ 1:50 AM
Hey everyone! We have another dear debt letter from H, who lives in Salt Lake City and works at a nonprofit.  — Hi debt, I’m not going to be mad at you. I’m over that phase. Because… I guess I hope this is all just part of growing up. Plus, I’ve beaten myself up over […] Related Posts: Dear Debt, I Won’t Let You Win Dear Debt, Good Riddance Dear Debt, You Make Me ...
Posted: Jul 24 2017 @ 3:00 PM

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