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How To Pay Off Your Car Loan Faster

One of the biggest changes we made that has boosted our budget and reduced a ton of stress was getting rid of our car loan. Sick and tired of having a car loan eat up a huge chunk of your budget? Here are tips you can use to get rid of it faster! Finding Money […]

Why I’m Happy I Paid Off My Car Loan

Car loans are one of those debts that look sensible on paper (I need transportation!), but usually becomes an unnecessary burden.  I learned this the hard way, but I’m glad I got the lesson. Upgrading My Ride (and Paying Dearly for It) From around 18 to 22 I had paid cash for my cars. They […]

What Would You Do If You Had No Car Payments?

Looking at your monthly budget right now, what would you do if you had no more car loans? For some couples that extra money could be used to pay down other debts or it could help fund a house down payment. When we first married we had a car loan and I remember looking at the monthly […]

Buying a Car Off Of Craigslist

We bought our family sedan, a Honda Accord, earlier this week. We love it! I want to cover the process of buying a car from a private seller in North Carolina. Hopefully, it’ll help those looking at finding a deal on a car on Craigslist. Finding Out What North Carolina DMV Needed Once the offer […]