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Student loans and the struggle to pay for them, has been the norm for the majority of fresh college graduates. Breaking out of the norm in many ways is one thing people might want to consider, in order to secure a more relaxing life the soonest.

In this episode, we interview Kevin who graduated from law school with $87,000 of student loan debt to a debt-free life in 2 1/2 years. 

Kevin didn't want to feel trapped earning the paycheck in order to pay the student loans. He took great discipline from the start of his career and carried out certain strategies and mindset to get rid of his loans as fast as he could. Learn more about Kevin from his blog: The Financial Panther

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Student loan debt is a point of stress for many people these days. We recognize that for some, the very thought or mention of student loans sends them into an emotional tailspin.

In an effort to alleviate some of that stress we put together an episode of The His & Her Money Show that will serve as the definitive guide to student loan debt.

Our guest today, Robert Farrington, is a Millennial Money Expert and the founder of  The College Investor. There you will find a wealth of free information, a student loan forum, and services Robert offers to help millennials beat debt and start investing.


Samuel and Kirstie started their marriage off with over $50,000 of debt staring them in the face. They made the bold decision to attack their debt with veracity because they didn't want it to deter the dreams and ambitions that they had for their lives. Due to their focus and determination, they were able to become debt-free in a matter of only 15 months!

Samuel and Kirstie are the founders of Fresh Start Financial Education LLC, where their goal is to equip, inform, empower, and encourage financial literacy and responsibility. Their company gives you the tools necessary to take control of your finances, pay off debt, and build wealth. 

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Comparison is everywhere! So many people today are trying to live a life they simply can’t afford and they go broke in their attempts to “keep up with the Joneses” in their neighborhood, at the PTA meeting, or on social media.

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, Rachel Cruze teaches us how to focus on what’s important in life and steps that we can take financially to live the life that we really want – one that’s free of debt, stress, and worry. Most importantly Rachel teaches you how to love your life, not theirs.

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Jay and Jen successfully destroyed $78,000 of debt to become debt-free. Their journey to become debt-free was not easy, but they chose not to give up on their dream. Due to their perseverance, they are now able to live a debt-free lifestyle.

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, they share all of the details of their debt-free journey from start to finish. Their story will surely motivate you to start or continue on your own journey to debt freedom.

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If your spending habits have frustrated your desires to gain financial freedom, then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is just for you.

In this episode, we are going to talk about ways to get bad spending habits under control. To help us with this subject, we interviewed Lauren Greutman to share her wisdom and expertise on the matter.

Lauren Greutman is the author of The Recovering Spender and founder of LaurenGreutman.com, a top frugal-living website dedicated to helping women contribute to their family's financial needs. 


For many, the concept of building up a hefty amount of savings seems like an impossible feat. The fact of the matter is that if you are strategic and intentional about it, you can amass a great deal of savings in a small amount of time.

Bola accomplished this very thing by positioning herself to be able to save $100,000 in just 3.5 years! On this episode of The His & Her Money Show, she shares the details behind how she was able to do this, and how you can too.

Bola Onada Sokunbi is a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI), Money Coach, Business Strategist, and founder of Clever Girl Finance, a platform that empowers and educates women to make the best financial decisions for their current and future selves.

Her goal is to inspire women to pursue their dreams of financial independence so they can live life on their own terms.

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If you have a desire to start investing in the stock market but don't know how then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is for you.

Today's show is the beginner's guide to investing in the stock market. To help you get a clear understanding of how the stock market works and how you can get started we interview financial advisor Kevin L. Matthews II.

Kevin L. Matthews II is a licensed financial advisor, author, and speaker. After obtaining the FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 licenses in 2014, Kevin became a financial advisor in New York City. In 2010, Kevin launched BuildingBread to inspire millennials to set, simplify, and achieve any financial goal.

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When it comes to achieving financial freedom, it's not about how much money you make, it's about how much you keep. Reducing your expenses is a surefire strategy that you can employ to begin to keep more of your hard-earned money to yourself.

To help us tackle this topic we sat down with Kalyn Brooke to share her expertise in an effort to educate you on how to radically reduce your expenses.

Kalyn Brooke is a full-time writer and blogger at Creative Savings Blog, where she gives a fresh perspective on frugal living, and the kick-in-the-pants you need to create a budget from scratch. She is also the author of the fantastic new book 31 Days to Radically Reduce Your Expenses: Less Stress. More Savings.

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Not very long ago, Anna was facing the fact that she was buried in an immense amount of debt, and she decided to make a big change. As a result of that big change, Anna used a spending fast to get out of debt in just 1 year!

For Anna, getting out of debt meant getting her financial situation back under her control. She wanted to get out of the downward spiral of constantly owing money and fix her spending habits for good. Through a ton of focus and dedication, she was able to do just that and she is living a debt-free life.

Anna Newell Jones is the creator of the popular blog And Then We Saved. She is also the author of the fantastic new book The Spender’s Guide to Debt-Free Living.

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Debt freedom is truly an achievable goal for anyone who is willing to put in the necessary work. Alaya and her family put in that hard work and successfully paid off $74,000 of debt in just 2 years.

Life dealt her and her family some tough blows and they served as the wake-up call that they needed to get their finances in order. They persevered and didn't give up on their goals or their dreams, and ultimately fought their way to debt freedom.

Alaya is a personal finance coach, and the creator of Hope and Cents where her passion is helping others identify and achieve their financial goals.

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A job loss can be one of the most detrimental events to occur in a person's life. The ramifications to family life and financial resources are immense.

Yet, for many people, job loss was the key circumstance that led them to take charge of their life. Jalesa can be counted in that number because she was able to pay off $40,000 of debt after being laid off from her job.

Jalesa's story is full of twists and turns, but it is also full of perseverance and dedication to her goals in life. Her story is a testament to everyone that no matter what life deals you, you have the ability to overcome it and achieve your dreams.

Jalesa is the founder of My Money Mogul where she is dedicated to helping you increase your income, eliminate debt, and live the life you dream about!

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Instead of just existing in life, you should be thriving in it. What's holding many of you back is the current state of your personal finances. You're sick and tired of being sick and tired of all the stress that is being generated by your money problems. What you are lacking is the presence of financial wellness in your life.

Author and speaker Jason Vitug stop by The His & Her Money Show to share exactly what you need to do to get on the road to financial wellness.

He shares insights about money that he has learned in his life so that you can get to a better place financially. Jason is currently on a financial education tour across the country called The Road to Financial Wellness to help people grow in their knowledge of personal finance.

Jason Vitug is a financial motivator, lifestyle engineer, author, speaker, and entrepreneur. He lives life with passion and compassion for others.

He’s the founder at Phroogal, a financial education startup empowering people with the simplest way to learn about money, to discover financial products and services, and to make better-informed financial decisions to help a generation live their dream lifestyle in this lifetime.

 

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Just because you are in debt today, doesn't mean you have to be in debt forever. Racheal came to that conclusion and decided to do something about her financial situation. She ended up paying off over $70,000 of debt in just two and a half years, and now she's enjoying life.

Racheal shares all the details of the ups and downs that she experienced while trying to accomplish her goal of debt freedom. The journey was not easy for her, but she persevered and in the end, she achieved her goal. Her story will motivate you to start or to continue on your path to debt freedom as well.

Racheal is the creator of Running with Racheal where she blogs about life, family, and clean eating. She is a wife and mother who enjoys promoting the joys of family and fitness.

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Drew and Farrah realized that they were headed in the wrong direction financially, and they decided to change their situation for the better. They became so focused on their goals that they were able to become completely debt-free and paid off their house in just 5 years.

They share their incredible journey with you on this episode of The His and Her Money Show. Drew and Farrah share the ups and downs, as well as the strategies that they employed to make their dreams a reality. This is an episode that you definitely do not want to miss.

Drew and Farrah Keller are the creators of Where Love Takes Us where they blog about life, family, and personal finances. They also have a fantastic toddler clothing line that you can find online at Lovely Littles Shop.


No matter what your current life situation is, you still possess the ability to attain debt freedom. Today's guest on The His and Her Money Show is a great example of just that. On today's show, we'll be talking with Jennifer Roskamp, a mother of 8 that worked her way to debt freedom.

Jennifer and her husband came to the realization that in order to achieve the life that they wanted for their family, they were going to have to get out of debt. With that thought in mind, they did the unthinkable and successfully eliminated all of their debt, to include their home mortgage.

Jennifer Roskamp is a busy, homeschooling mom of 8 who enjoys keeping a home, living a frugal and active lifestyle, and loving the little and not so little people in her life. Her mission is helping other moms find contentment in living intentionally every day over at her blog, TheIntentionalMom.com.

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In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, we feature an incredible story of debt freedom. John Schmoll accomplished the ultimate feat and paid off $45,000 of student loans and credit card debt to become debt-free. He paid the price and made the sacrifices necessary to achieve his goal of debt freedom.

To become debt-free, you need laser focus and a great deal of determination. John shares the details of the strategies that he put into place to become debt-free once and for all. Surely you will be inspired and motivated to become debt-free yourself, after hearing his story.

John Schmoll, John is the founder of FrugalRules.com, a personal finance blog dedicated to raising financial literacy and promoting freedom through frugality. In addition to being a Dad, MBA grad, and professional blogger, John has more than 10 years of experience working in the financial services, insurance, and banking industries.

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For many of you, your student loans cause a great deal of distress in your life. With that in mind, we decided to dedicate this episode of The His & Her Money Show to teach you everything you need to know to pay off your student loans. To help us tackle this tough subject, we interviewed Jay Fleischman, who is an expert on this topic.

Jay Fleischman is a consumer protection lawyer who works in the fields of student loan resolution, bankruptcy, credit reporting errors, and debt collection abuse. Jay is one of the founders of Consumer Help Central and also hosts the Student Loan Show podcast.


It's a myth to believe that you have to have student loans forever. Today's guest Kelsey paid off over 40,000 dollars of student loans in 19 months. She made up in her mind that she didn't want to live a life that was hindered by the weight and stress of being in student loan debt.

She set out on an incredible journey of hustle, grit, and determination, that allowed her to pay off all of her loans in less than two years. She had plenty of obstacles to overcome along the way, but she never wavered, and because of her fortitude she now is living a debt-free life.

Her story will surely inspire you to take action and endeavor to accomplish your own story of debt freedom. You may have student loan payments today, but that doesn't mean that you have to have them forever. This is an episode of The His & Her Money Show that you don't want to miss!

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Passive income is something that many people desire, but very few successfully achieve. There are various ways in which passive income can be generated if you make the right moves. In this episode of  The His & Her Money Show, we're going to talk about generating passive income from sub $30k real estate investments.

To help us delve deep into this topic, we interviewed an expert by the name of Lisa Phillips. An unforeseen job layoff led Lisa to investigate ways by which she could generate income, and she found that real estate investing was a great way to do so.

Through her journey, she has learned a great deal, and now educates others on how they can start the process of generating passive income from sub $30k real estate investments just like she does.

Lisa shares some amazing information about how she went from a personal foreclosure to owning multiple real estate investment properties.

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House hunting season is upon us, and for many, that means that you are about to make the biggest purchase of your life. With that thought in mind, we thought it would be important to share advice with you all on how to buy a house the right way.

With homeownership being such an important commitment to undertake, it is imperative that you proceed with caution and preparation. This is crucial because if you do not take the proper safeguards in advance, your home will turn into a financial burden instead of a financial blessing.

To help us out on this endeavor we interviewed financial coach, Jonathan White to break down the steps that you need to take in order to buy a house the right way.

Jonathan is such an expert on the matter that he wrote a phenomenal new book on this very topic titled "A Tale of Two Houses: Our Journey of Buying a Home the Right Way after Buying One the Wrong Way".

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With the current student loan debt in our country surpassing the $1 trillion mark, it's no wonder that so many people are in despair about their loans. However, there are some individuals who use these types of statistics to motivate themselves to financial freedom. Phil did just that, and he successfully paid off 63,000 dollars of student loans in just 2.5 years.

Phil didn't want to be a part of the student loan crisis for the rest of his life. His desire was to become debt, and he wanted to do it as fast as he possibly could.

He successfully took that desire and followed it up with action steps that ultimately led him to achieve his financial goals, and left him with an incredible story of having paid off 63,000 Dollars of Student Loans.

His story is an inspiration to all, that debt freedom can be achieved no matter your age or your income if you dedicate yourself. Phil's hard work and dedication are what propelled him to accomplish debt freedom. Tune into this episode of The His and Her Money Show, and prepare to be inspired!

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Think you don't have what it takes to become debt-free? Well, think again! Melody paid off 39,000 dollars of debt in just 1 year. With bankruptcy staring her in the face, Melody had a tough decision to make.

She and her husband were fed up with their debt situation and decided to get proactive and do something about it. They made the bold decision to do whatever was necessary to become unburied from their debt. The journey is not over, but it is in full force, and it's truly inspirational.

Melody is the creator of Broke on Purpose where she shares practical wisdom on creating a debt-free lifestyle.  

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Rob Berger has successfully achieved debt freedom, and so can you. In fact, Rob paid off over $250,000 worth of debt to become debt-free.

If that much debt can be overcome, then surely your debt situation can improve as well. Rob's journey to debt freedom is sure to inspire you to take control of your financial situation once and for all.

Rob Berger is an attorney who in 2007 started a personal finance and investing blog. What started as a hobby has turned into a full-time business that has allowed him to work wherever and whenever he wants. Doughroller.net is built on the motto that the best thing money can buy is financial freedom.

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For many, the costs associated with feeding their families tend to be a big-time budget buster. However, Amanda has figured out a plan that allows her to feed her family of 5 for under $100 a month.

On this episode of The His & Her Money Show, Amanda shares her advice on how she was able to cut her family's food costs, and how you can as well. She details her plan step by step so that you can begin to implement and save your family money immediately.

Amanda is the creator of The Fundamental Home where she shares wisdom on how to thrive by living a more simple lifestyle.

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Every financial decision that you make today has a direct impact on the outlook of your financial tomorrow. In other words, the moves that you make with your money in the present will determine whether or not you will have a successful retirement in the future. We don't want you to retire in misery or mediocrity, we want you to retire inspired.

With that in mind, we reached out to Chris Hogan, author of the fantastic new book Retire Inspired, to help us out. Chris shares a ton of advice on what strategies we need to implement right now, in order to secure the retirement of our dreams in the future. You don’t have to retire broke, stressed, and working long after you want to. You can retire inspired!

In his new book, Retire Inspired, Chris Hogan teaches that retirement isn’t an age; it’s a financial number—an amount you need to live the life in retirement that you’ve always dreamed of.

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Have you ever wondered how to invest in real estate to build real wealth for your family? If so, then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is just for you. In this episode, we sit down with Kathy Fettke, co-founder of The Real Wealth Network, as she shares her wisdom on how we can all invest in real estate so that we can create a legacy of wealth for years to come.

Join us as Kathy gives practical advice and a glimpse at her journey to becoming a highly successful Real Estate investor, by helping people build and secure wealth through savvy real estate investments.

The guidance that she provides in this episode is priceless yet practical and will equip you with the tools you need to become a successful real estate investor yourself.

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Barry and Stacy did what most people feel is impossible, and they paid off all of their debt to include their house! They put their foot down and finally had enough of being buried in their debt. They chose to get laser-focused and do what it took to become debt-free once and for all.

Their story is really a story of redemption. Their debt freedom journey began with Barry making the mistake of purchasing a Mercedes-Benz right before they got married. However, their journey ends with them working together to get to a place where they successfully paid off all of their debt.

Their story goes to show you, that it's not about how you start, but about how you finish. Let their story encourage, and inspire you to the point of action. You can become debt-free just like Barry and Stacy if you are willing to do what it takes to get there.

Barry and Stacy are the creators of Humorous Homemaking where they write super helpful articles on food, family, finances, and the fundamentals of homemaking.

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If you have a desire to improve your credit score, then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is just for you. Your creditworthiness has a monstrous impact on so many areas of your life from obtaining insurance, to getting a job, and to even being able to own a home.

The fact of the matter is, that you need to do what it takes to get your credit situation in order. With that thought in mind, we reached out to Netiva Heard, also known as The Frugal CrediTnista.

She shared a wealth of knowledge about how credit works from her over 13 years of experience. We tackle all things credit-related in this episode, and it will surely equip and educate you, to turn your credit situation around once and for all.



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Credit card debt is crippling people from all walks of life, all across this country. At one point, Tretta Bush was counted among that number.

One day though, she realized that things in her finances need to change, and they needed to change right away. Gripped by the strain and stress of being buried in credit card debt, motivated her to destroy every ounce of her credit card debt once and for all.

In total, she eliminated over $30,000 worth of debt, and she did it in just 3 years! Tretta paid the price and made the sacrifice to tackle her debts. The good news is that if she was able to do it, so are you!

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Your level of income does not have to hinder you from becoming debt-free. Kara Perez was able to successfully pay of $25,000 of debt despite only having a $15,000 annual income at the time.

That should let you know that no matter what your current income maybe today, there is still hope for you to create a bright financial tomorrow. Kara chose not to make excuses for herself, instead she chose to make sacrifices that ultimately led to her debt freedom.

This is a story that is going to be so inspirational for you on your journey to debt freedom. If Kara had the ability to do what it takes to become debt-free, then so can you!

Kara is the founder of Bravely Go where she writes about living an adventurous and frugal life.

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Not all habits are created equal. There are some habits that can lead to your accumulating wealth and other habits that can lead you straight to poverty.

The question is, do you understand the difference between the two? The research shows that there are indeed the habits of the rich, and conversely the habits of the poor.

Tom Corley understands the difference between being rich and being poor all too well. At the age of 9, his family went from being multi-millionaires, to completely broke in just one night. 

For five years, Tom observed and documented the daily activities of 233 wealthy people and 128 people living in poverty. During his research, he identified over 200 daily activities that separated the “haves” from the “have-nots.”

Tom is the author of the Amazon #1 Best-selling book Rich Habits – The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals. Tom is also the author of Rich Kids: How to Raise Our Children to Be Happy and Successful in Life, and his brand new book, Change Your Habits, Change Your Life: Strategies that Transformed 177 Average People into Self-Made Millionaires. 

He is also a CPA, CFP and holds a Master’s Degree in Taxation. You can keep up with Tom's research at his awesome website RichHabits.net.

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Kristy was able to do the unimaginable, and she paid off $20,000 of debt in just 72 hours! Yes, you read that correctly, 72 HOURS!

Kristy is now living a debt free life because she was willing to make huge sacrifices to achieve her financial goals. Because of her discipline, diligence, and determination, she is now basking in the glory of debt freedom.

This episode of The His and Her Money Show will definitely push you forward on your own journey to debt freedom. Kristy's story will show you that no matter where you stand today with your finances, you too can become debt-free.

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Jacob Wade's journey to debt freedom was an incredible one. With a lot of hard work, Jacob was able to successfully eliminate $38,000 of debt to become debt-free. As a young man, Jacob found himself with $100,000 in his bank account. Unfortunately, through a series of poor choices, he spent every last dime of it.

He ended up spending money that he didn't have and found himself buried in over $38,000 of debt. Fortunately, Jacob saw the error in his ways and turned his financial situation around for the good. Jacob paid the price and is now happily debt-free.

Jacob Wade is the founder of IHeartBudgets.net, which is a place where you can find fun, helpful advice on handling your money and tips on keeping more of it! His story of debt elimination is sure to give you the motivation that you need to start your journey too!

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Did you know that there are people out there who have mastered the art of traveling for free? There is so much information out there about learning how to travel for free that is mind-boggling. We've recently discovered this world of "travel hacking", and it definitely has our full attention.

We want to make sure that we are clear and upfront with you guys. This is an advanced personal finance strategy and in our opinion should only be considered for use, if you are debt-free.

But for those of you who are in the position to take your financial strategies to the next level, then this episode is for you. On today's episode of The His & Her Money Show, we're going to be talking with Brett Barrett of RichmondSavers.com about the strategy that he employs, that allows his family to travel for free.

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Charles and Jia found themselves stressed out about the amount of debt that they were in. Fortunately, they did not just waddle in their misery, but they went out and did something about it. 

They successfully dug their way out of over $60,000 worth of debt, and today find themselves proudly debt-free. It took a lot of hard work and determination, but in the end, they accomplished their goal.

On this episode of The His & Her Money Show, Charles and Jia share the details of their journey, from start to finish. They gave valuable insight into what it takes to successfully become debt-free.

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J.D. Roth got tired of being in debt, so he decided he was going to do something about it. His decision led him on a journey that allowed him to pay off $35,000 of debt to become debt-free.

The road to financial freedom is not easy, but in the end, it's completely worth it. J.D. shares the details of all the ups and downs, he endured along the way, as well as the lessons he learned. His story will motivate you to launch out on your own personal journey to debt freedom.

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Amiyrah Martin did the unthinkable and paid off over 36,000 dollars of debt in under 2 years. Her journey from car repossession to debt freedom is truly an inspiration to anyone who wants to launch their journey to debt freedom.

Her journey to financial freedom shows us that no matter what your current financial struggle is today, there is still hope for your financial tomorrow. If you desire to get out of debt once and for all, then this episode is just for you.

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Today's show is dedicated to helping you understand, how to plan for the retirement of your dreams. We want to make sure that you are educated and equipped to make sound financial decisions, that will lead to a financially comfortable retirement.

With that thought in mind, we interviewed Roger Whitney of RogerWhitney.com to help answer some tough retirement planning questions. Roger brings a wealth of knowledge, about all things retirement, in this episode.

He's known as the “Retirement Answer Man.” He believes you can create a great life that balances living well today AND living well tomorrow by having the right conversations about money NOW.


Scott Alan Turner worked hard to pay off his house and all his other debt to become completely debt-free. He was able to go from being buried by a mortgage, furniture, and Porsche payments, to have no payments at all.

Not only did Scott pay off all of his consumer debt, but he took it to the next level and paid off his house too! As a result, Scott is completely debt-free and living the life of his dreams.

Through hard work and determination, Scott went from a self-professed money moron at age 22, to a self-made millionaire 13 years later. He now focuses his efforts on helping other people become financial rock stars by showing them how to get out of debt, save more money, and retire early. 

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If you have a desire to move from simply an income earner to a wealth builder, then this episode is just for you. Today we're going to talk about the 6 steps to building wealth.

In order to build wealth, you need a solid game plan to get you there. With that in mind, we talked with Linda P. Jones who is a self-made millionaire. She has spent her life studying wealth and using those lessons to become wealthy herself.

Linda is a financial expert who made $2 million by the age of 39 – just by investing. Now, she empowers others to find financial independence with her courses, webinars, mentoring services, and her website LindaPJones.com. Linda is also the host of a highly rated podcast called Be Wealthy and Smart.

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Marriage and money are two extremely tough subjects to try and join together. With that thought in mind, we decided to dedicate an episode of The His & Her Money Show to helping couples understand how to better communicate about money.

It's no secret that the topic of money is one of the leading causes of divorce in our country. Due to this fact, it is imperative that we learn how to talk through our finances in such a way, that allows for unity and ones in our marriages.

To help us delve into this discussion, we interviewed Certified Financial Planner Katie Brewer of Your Richest Life Planning. She shares advice for all couples, to help them successfully merge marriage and money once and for all.


How Brian Brandow Paid off 109,000 of Debt to Become Debt Free Through hard work and dedication, Brian Brandow paid off 109,000 dollars of debt in just 50 months. Before he began his journey to debt freedom, Brian uses to use his credit cards to cover anything he couldn’t afford outright, including family vacations.

But after coming to the realization that all of his cards were maxed out, he came to a pivotal financial turning point in his life.

As a result, today he and his family are debt-free and living the life of their dreams. His story serves as a true testament that the goal of debt freedom is attainable, no matter how much debt you begin your journey with.

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Still don't believe that debt freedom is an attainable goal for you and your family? Well then find out how Dante and Laura Harris successfully paid off 22,000 dollars of debt, in just 22 months!

Their journey to debt freedom is full of ups and downs, but in the end, they persevered their way to victory. They made a conscious decision that although they were in debt, they were not going to stay that way.

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Million-dollar companies come in all types, forms, and fashions. Today, we profile entrepreneur Mychal Connolly, and talk about how he was able to build a million-dollar business out of diapers!

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, Mychal details his story of going from dishwasher to a million-dollar business owner. His story is a true testament to the possibilities of creating the "American Dream" for yourself, and your family, through entrepreneurship.


Melanie Lockert has done the unthinkable, she paid off 68,000 dollars of student loans in just 4 years! Her story of sacrifice and perseverance is sure to inspire you to become debt-free as well.

Melanie had to endure many obstacles on this journey of hers towards financial freedom. Her ups and downs and the lessons that she has learned through the process will surely bring hope to your desire to get out of debt as well.

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There is no greater investment that a parent can make, other than investing in their children. In your quest to turn your financial situation around, you should also be striving to teach your kids good money habits as well.

Being intentional about teaching your kids about money will build a legacy of financial stewardship, which can live on for generations to come.

To help gain insight on the best ways to teach kids about money, we reached out to teenage entrepreneur Eva Baker from TeensGotCents.com


Lynnette Khalfani-Cox is known all over the world as "The Money Coach", for the massive amount of personal finance wisdom that she has doled out over the years. What you may not have known, however, is that she was once buried in over $100,000 worth of credit card debt.

She had to fight hard in order to turn her situation around and become debt-free. But she did just and paid off six figures of credit card debt.

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, Lynnette shares the details of her journey from being knee-deep in credit card debt to becoming completely debt-free.


We're all about creating streams of income, to help launch you forward on your journey to financial freedom. Today's episode of The His & Her Money Show is going to help you do just that. In this episode, we discuss how to make a six-figure income as a freelance writer.

To help us dig into this topic, we brought in an expert on the matter. In this interview, we talk with Miranda Marquit of MirandaMarquit.com. Miranda shares the details of how she went from making "peanuts", to consistently earning a six-figure income as a freelance writer.

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Today's guest on The His & Her Money Show is millionaire J.Massey of Cash Flow Diary. He shares his vast range of knowledge on the topic of how everyday people can make millions by investing in real estate.

J. Massey endured a string of discouraging life events: his pregnant wife had a serious illness, he was in an accident that left him with a punctured lung that prevented him from being able to work, and their family home was foreclosed upon. Those tough times forced him to figure out a new way to provide income for his family.

Since those dark days of his past, J. has become a successful real estate investor and has amassed an impressive real estate portfolio of over 300 units of residential and commercial properties.

 

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Debt Free stories can come in all shapes and sizes. We have featured stories of married couples, single parents, and single people in general. Some of our guests have had two incomes, other's just one income, and some had no employment at all.

It just goes to show you, that no matter what your current life situation may be, you can achieve debt freedom. Today's episode of The His & Her Money Show is another great example of that.

Today we speak with Mark Wingo, founder of New Beginning Financial Group and Wingonomics.com. He shares the details of his story of being able to pay off over $45,000 of debt. The most incredible part of the story is the fact that he was able to accomplish this, despite the fact that he had just got laid off from work.

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The road to financial freedom always starts with establishing a desired life goal to attain. For some people, that goal could be to end the stress in their life that debt has brought them; for others, the goal is to be able to travel more.

For Melissa Thomas, her goal for debt freedom was to be able to go and see her favorite singer perform, as often as she wanted. She didn't just create a goal, but she went after it with full force. Melissa and her family were able to successfully pay off over $43,000 worth of debt in just 4 years.

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, Melissa shares all the details about her journey to debt freedom. Her story is sure to inspire you to charge with the same veracity after your financial goals too.


Financial infidelity can be defined as the secretive act of spending money, possessing credit and credit cards, holding secret accounts or stashes of money, borrowing money, or otherwise incurring debt unknown or unwilling to one’s spouse, partner, or significant other. Unfortunately in many marriages, infidelity of this sort is a very present threat to the health of that union.

The good news is that there is hope if you find yourself faced with this situation. We can personally speak to this fact because financial infidelity almost ruined our relationship

However, through prayer and perseverancewe were able to recover from it. To help us navigate this tough topic, we reached out to lawyer and author Valerie Rind to shed some light on this subject.

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If you have ever wondered, how two spouses can create a successful business together, then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is for you. Entrepreneurship gives you the opportunity to create a legacy for years to come.

Who better to create that legacy with, then your spouse? For many, the thought of creating a business with your spouse can seem a bit daunting and overwhelming.

With that thought in mind, we sat down with Greg & Holly Johnson of Club Thrifty. They detail their journey of successfully transitioning from both of their 9 to 5 jobs, into full-time business owners.

Not only will their story inspire you, but it will show you that you have what it takes to accomplish your entrepreneurial goals as well.


If you want to achieve any financial goal, you are going to have to maintain superior focus. As an example, by becoming a focused spender, Kamilah O'Brien paid off 65,000 dollars of student loans in just 3 years!

Debt freedom can be yours if you want it bad enough. Kamilah wanted it so bad; that she was able to do whatever it took, even working additional side jobs, to get across the finish line.

Her hard work and dedication paid off in a big way, and now she is debt-free! Kamilah's story serves as a wonderful example that debt freedom is truly an attainable goal.

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If you have a desire to build wealth, then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is just for you. Many people have wealth-building on their "to do" list, but few actually are able to make it happen.

The truth is there are rules that must be followed if you truly desire to build wealth for you and your family. Not only rules, but there are 10 Commandments of Wealth Building that you should know about as well.

To help us with this topic, we talk with Todd Tresidder of Financial Mentor. Todd has been a serial entrepreneur since childhood and went on to build his own wealth as a hedge fund investment manager, before “retiring” as a millionaire at 35.

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There is no set of numbers that have a bigger impact on your financial life, than your credit score. Whether or not you choose to improve your credit score can have either a negative or a positive impact on your lifestyle, from a financial standpoint.

Your credit score has a direct impact on your ability to purchase a home, qualify for insurance, and even land a job. Since your credit score has the ability to affect such vital areas of your life, it is truly imperative that you take the steps necessary to improve your credit score.

We tackle this topic on this episode of The His & Her Money Show. We interviewed Marsha Barnes of The Finance Bar, and she shed valuable insight on how your credit score can be better understood, and ultimately improved.

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If you are drowning in student loan debt, debt freedom is still an attainable goal for you. Don’t believe the myth that you will always have a student loan payment, and that there is nothing that you can do about it.

Today’s episode of The His & Her Money Show is proof that student loan debt can be destroyed, once and for all. In this episode, we talk with Steven from Even Steven Money, as he shares the details of how he was able to pay off over $46,000 worth of student loans in just 2 years!


Today’s episode of The His & Her Money Show details the story of Jessica Garbarino, who fought back from foreclosure to become debt-free. Jessica was able to successfully eliminate over $56,000 worth of debt, and she did it as a single woman.

Her journey was full of ups and downs, but she was able to persevere through those obstacles to achieve her goal of becoming debt-free.

 

What You Will Learn

  • How Jessica ended up buried in over $56,000 worth of debt.
  • How Jessica battled back from foreclosure to become debt-free.
  • The steps Jessica took to get back on track after pausing her debt-free journey.
  • Her advice for anyone who desires to become free from debt once and for all.

 

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Jessica’s story serves as a wonderful example of how through determination, and perseverance, anyone can achieve debt freedom.

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Let’s face it, the already high cost of college is doing nothing but increasing. Currently, the biggest financial hurdle that the millennial generation is facing centers on student loan debt.

Figuring out how to minimize, or altogether avoid, financial bondage that occurs due to high college costs is not an easy task to undertake. To help us navigate this all too important topic, we reached out to Brad Baldridge from Taming The High Cost of College, to share some wisdom on how to keep college costs low.

 

What You Will Learn

  • The first thing that you need to consider when trying to reduce college costs.
  • The role that your taxes play in saving money for college.
  • Common mistakes that families are making while trying to save for the children’s college.
  • How to find viable scholarship opportunities.
  • The 6 types of colleges and how they impact pricing.

 

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Communication is the lifeblood of every marriage. For many though, communication is an area in our lives that requires massive improvement.

The truth is, that not only do we need to be communicating on a regular basis in marriage, but there are specific conversations that should be had right away.

To help us figure out how to navigate through these important marriage conversations, we interviewed Phillip & Christine St. Vil from MomsNCharge.com.

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, we break down what each of the marriage conversations is, and how we can go about initiating those conversations with our spouse.

 

What You Will Learn

  • Communication tips to strengthen your marriage.
  • 3 Important marriage conversations that you and your spouse need to have.
  • How to initiate those conversations with your spouse.
  • Advice on how to keep the love in your marriage.

 

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Have you ever looked at a dirty toilet as being a possible catalyst for your financial freedom? Well, Maureen Campaiola sure did!

So much so, that she was able to eliminate close to $80,000 worth of debt by cleaning toilets. 

You definitely want to tune in to this episode of The His & Her Money Show to hear all the details of her incredible journey towards financial freedom.

 

What You Will Learn

  • How Maureen’s spending habits led her deep into debt.
  • Details of the day she received a foreclosure notice, and the effect it had on her.
  • How being laid off from her job played a big role in her becoming debt-free.
  • How cleaning toilets helped her pay off all of her debts.
  • Her advice for anyone who desires to become debt-free.

 

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Many single parents have a belief, that they don't have the ability to work their way out of debt. Today's guest on The His & Her Money Show demonstrates that quite the contrary is true.

In this episode, we speak with Chonce Maddox of MyDebtEpiphany.com, as she details her journey towards becoming debt-free. She has had to overcome a lack of financial wisdom being passed on to her, as well as all of the responsibilities that come with being a single parent, to get to where she is today.

She has turned her circumstances into her motivation to become debt-free, and chronicle her journey for the world to see. Through her hard work and dedication, Chonce is on track to be completely debt-free next year!

Her story speaks loud and clear to all, that debt freedom is a realistic goal for anyone who is willing to put in the work to accomplish it.

 

What You Will Learn

  • How Chonce ended up buried in debt.
  • Her true motivation for wanting to become completely debt-free.
  • The steps that she is taking to get rid of all of her debt.
  • The various obstacles that she has had to overcome during her journey to debt freedom.
  • Her advice for anyone who wants to follow in her footsteps to eliminate debt.

 

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Many couples have questions about getting on the same page financially with their spouse. We are going to tackle some of these questions head-on with today's episode of The His & Her Money Show.

Today's guest is nonother than Patrice C. Washington, also known as The Money Maven. She stops by the show today to share her financial insight on all of the tough financial topics that couples find themselves dealing with, on a regular basis.

Not only that, but she shares her own personal testimony of going from having a 7 figure company, to losing it all and having to scrape up change to feed her daughter. Her story of financial redemption will surely leave you inspired and encouraged.

 

What You Will Learn

  • Should couples invest now or get out of debt first.
  • How spouses can get on the same page financially.
  • How to pass good money habits on to your children.
  • Patrice's personal testimony of going from having a 7 figure business, to having to scrape up change to feed her daughter.

 

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In today’s episode of The His & Her Money Show, we meet a couple who was willing to do WHATEVER it took to become debt-free!

They were so determined to become debt-free, they were willing to sell scrap metal that they found on the side of the road!

If you really want to achieve debt freedom, you too will have to be willing to be creative and relentless in your approach to the process.

Lane and Krista’s story isn’t just amazing because they knocked out $70,000 worth of debt, but the fact that they did it in less than three years is incredible!

They stop by the show today to share all of the details of their incredible journey to financial freedom.


It’s high time that you turn your business idea, into a business reality. The question that you have to ask yourself is what is holding you back from making it happen?

For many people, it’s a fear centered on the amount of money it takes to start a business. Financial fear is so paralyzing, that it is typically the main cause for many great business ventures never coming to fruition.

The good news is that this grappling fear no longer has to stop you from starting a business. There are great resources that are budget-friendly that will allow you to get your company up and running in no time.

To help us delve into this topic, we interviewed Omar Zenhom from The $100 MBA. He gave some great advice, and even better resources to get you to start your business on a budget and start on your entrepreneurial journey right away.

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Today's guest on The His & Her Money Show serves as a testament to this very fact. In this episode, we speak with Molly Stillman of StillBeingMolly.com.

Molly details her journey of going from $36,000 in debt, to completely debt-free. The best part is that she was able to accomplish this feat in just 3 short years!

Her story is truly inspirational, and will definitely motivate you to start or complete your journey to debt freedom as well.


If you have a bankruptcy in your past, there is most definitely still hope for you! Today’s guest on The His & Her Money Show is a wonderful example of this very fact.

In today’s episode, we speak with Debbi King from DebbiKing.com. She details her story of going from being bankrupt to accumulating wealth.

Debbi once found herself in a situation where she was a single mom, with over $200,000 of debt, and facing bankruptcy. Her story of financial redemption serves as an inspiration to all of us, that we can turn things around for ourselves financially, no matter what our circumstances may be.

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Today’s guest on The His & Her Money Show is an excellent example of this very fact. In this episode, we speak with a woman by the name of Prudence from PrudenceDebtFree.com.

She details her journey of going from a consumerist lifestyle to a debt-free lifestyle. She was able to successfully eliminate over $100,000 of debt, in just 3 years! Trust us, this is an episode that you do not want to miss.

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Today we'll be talking with Steve Stewart from SteveStewart.me as he shares the details of his debt freedom journey. He even talks about how becoming a DJ on the side, helped bring in extra cash that allowed him to get out of debt at a very fast pace.

Steve Stewart is a Personal Finance Architect who helps people plan their cash flow and learn how to "pay attention, not interest".


On his episode of The His & Her Money Show, we speak with Jessica Kempf from BudgetForHealth.com. She shares her incredible story of how she destroyed $30,000 worth of student loan debt in just 9 months!

She serves as a bright shining example that debt freedom is real; and that you can experience the joy that comes along with it.


Amy White from DailySuccessfulLiving.com came to that realization a few years ago, and she decided to do something about it.

She made a decision that enough was enough, and she wasn't going to allow debt to control her life any longer. It was at the moment that she and her family set out on their debt-free journey.

To date, they have eliminated $293,000 worth of debt! In this episode of The His and Her Money Show, Amy will share the details of her journey so that you can be inspired to do the same.

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If you are willing to pay the price for it, you will come to find out that financial freedom is completely worth it in the end.

Today's guest on The His & Her Money Show is living proof of this. In this episode, we talk with Ed Mills from TheMillionaireEducator.com as he shares his story of going from -$40,000 to $1,000,000 net worth!

Ed Mills and his wife are both teachers firmly committed to financial independence. They love sharing their journey in order to help others accomplish their financial and life goals.


You no longer have to allow your debt to control, or define you. Without question, there is hope for you and your current financial situation.

If you think that the amount of debt that you are in is too much to overcome, then you should definitely tune in to this episode of The His & Her Money Show. In this episode, we speak with Michael Todd from OwnMoreOweLess.com, as he shares his story of eliminating over $200,000 worth of debt, to become completely debt-free. Even his home mortgage is paid off!

Among his many nuggets of wisdom, Michael declares that "with no debts, I am a freer, braver, and more honest person without having debt putting worry and fear into my daily life". Trust us, no matter where you are currently situated on your journey towards debt freedom, this episode will serve as a great source of inspiration!


Financial advisors are available to assist you in mastering your money. However, all financial advisors are not equal, and you have to be careful as to which one to hire.

To help you in your decision-making process, we decided to interview Joe Saul Sehy from StackingBenjamins.com. Joe is a former Financial Advisor turned Personal Finance blogger and he has a wealth of knowledge in this area.

Joe really takes his time in breaking down everything that you need to know to find the financial advisor that is right for you.


The amount of effort that we put into our marriage has a direct correlation to the health of it. No matter how you spin it, successful marriages don't happen by accident.

Marriage is the union of two imperfect people that are trying to create a perfect life together. Along the way, if you're not careful, you can find yourselves drifting apart instead of drawing closer together.

With that in mind, we invited Bryan Van Slyke to come on the show, and share his wisdom in regards to marriage. Bryan shares a valuable pearl of wisdom in regards to how we can ensure that we are meeting the needs of our spouse.

We know you are going to love this episode and become a better spouse to your mate as a result of it.


According to research, the average family is weighed down with over $15,000 worth of credit card debt.

What's even more unfortunate than the amount of debt that most people are in, is the fact that too many people feel that there is nothing that they can do about it.

This couldn't be further from the truth! The truth is that you can be debt-free no matter how much debt you are currently in.

In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, we talk with David Bakke from Money Crashers. He shares his incredible story of eliminating over $35,000 worth of credit card debt. And he completed this feat in under 3 years!


In today's episode of The His & Her Money Show, we talk with Kevin Bullard who is the co-founder of Marriage Works. Kevin offers up TONS of great and practical advice on exactly the types of things that we need to be doing right now, to ensure that we have healthy and successful marriages, for years to come.


The most powerful resource that you have in your possession, to become financially free, is your income. The problem for some of you is that your current level of income isn't giving you the power that you need to get out of debt, and build wealth.

The obvious remedy for your situation is to increase your income. Of course, for many of you, that's easier said than done. However, with a little ingenuity and ambition, you can take your talents and turn them into streams of income.

To help us think through this process, we interviewed Lauren Bowling from FinancialBestLife.com. She offers up great advice on how anybody can create multiple streams of income for themselves.

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Today’s guest on The His & Her Money Show is a prime example of overcoming the challenges of life to become debt-free. In this episode, we talk with Derek Sall from Life and My Finances.

He details his journey of going from deep in debt and divorced, to debt-free in just 1 year! Derek’s story will truly encourage you to make it out of the financial mess that you may be in currently and come out on the other side victoriously.


In this episode, we talk with Elle Martinez from The Couple Money Podcast, and she walks us through how she was able to successfully transition from employee to entrepreneur.

Elle Martinez helps families through her site Couple Money, to achieve financial freedom by sharing tips for reducing debt, increasing income, and building net worth.


Lindsey shares her incredible story of how she and her husband took the journey to become debt-free. One of the coolest aspects of her story is that they were able to pay off their entire home mortgage in just 14 months


If you believe that having any form of debt is just a part of life, then you believe a total myth. You don't have to be shackled and bound by the weight of your debt if you don't want to. There is hope!

You can take steps, day by day to change your current financial situation for the better. Jackie Beck is a prime example of this. Jackie and her family successfully eliminated $147,000 worth of debt to become completely debt-free.

When we say Jackie is completely debt-free, that's exactly what we mean. She not only rid herself of all consumer debt, but she even paid off her home mortgage too!


In today's episode, we talk with Chris Peach from MoneyPeach.com about his journey to debt freedom. A few years back Chris came to the conclusion that being in debt was not the best place to be.

With that in mind, he and his wife set off on a journey to eliminate over $52,000 worth of debt, once and for all.

In a matter of a mere 7 months, they were completely debt-free! Tune in to find out how he was able to pull it off in such a short amount of time.


Being in debt maybe your current chapter in your life story, but it doesn’t have to be the final chapter. You can make changes to your life that will free you from the bondage of debt once and for all.

If you don’t believe us, then just listen to the story that Dustin Riechmann from EngagedMarriage.com shares with us on this episode of The His & Her Money Show. He and his wife successfully destroyed over $54,000 worth of debt, and they did it in just 3 and a half years!

His story serves as another shining example that not only is debt freedom real, but it’s something that you can achieve as well. This episode will inspire you to move forward and start your own journey towards financial independence.

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Are you drowning under the weight of being in student loan debt? Well, we want to encourage you to know, that the burden of debt that you are carrying around, doesn’t have to stay on your back forever.

The fact of the matter is, that becoming debt-free can be a reality for you, even if you have a bunch of student loan debt. To help you see this picture more clearly, we brought on a special guest by the name of Eric Rosenberg from Personal Profitability, to share his story.

He was once buried in student loan debt as a result of obtaining his MBA degree. However, he was able to pay off every bit of his loans, and he did it under 2 years!


We're on a mission to pay off our mortgage and become 100% debt-free, once and for all. It's so inspiring to think about what life will look like and feel like without having a mortgage payment anymore. Sometimes this mission can seem daunting and maybe even impossible to some.

We intend to continue to destroy the myth that being in debt in any form is normal or okay. In this episode of The His & Her Money Show, we talk with William Ray. He shares his incredible journey of paying off his mortgage and becoming completely debt-free in just 2.5 years!

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If you need some more motivation to set out on the road to financial freedom, then this episode of The His and Her Money Show is just for you. We have another amazing story of a couple on the journey towards debt freedom.

In this episode, we speak with Mike and Monica Louie. In less than a year, they paid off more than $65,000 in debt on a single middle-class income! Beyond that, they hit the $80,000 debt elimination mark in just 20 months.

Their ultimate goal is to pay off all of their debt, including their mortgage, by the time they turn forty which is six years from now.


Do you think that the one thing that is holding you back from becoming debt-free, is that you don't earn a high income? Well, let today be the last time that you think that thought. We're going to prove to you that absolutely anybody, with any income, can buckle down and make debt freedom a reality for themselves and their family.

Today on The His & Her Money Show, we feature an interview with Bryant and Emily Adler from The Adler Debt Project. They share their story of destroying over $92,000 worth of debt in just 2.5 years! And the best part is that they were able to accomplish this on two teacher salaries. Their story is chalked full of determination and focus, which led them to achieve their financial goal of becoming debt-free.


Debt freedom is not mission impossible for you. People all across this great country of ours are setting off on their journey to become debt-free. Some people are at the start line, some have already crossed the finish line, and some people are right in the middle of their journey.

Today on The His & Her Money Show, we speak with Amy Robles. Amy stops by the show today to share her story of paying off $25,000 worth of debt in just 1 year! She speaks as someone who is right in the middle of her debt-free journey. Tune in to this episode and prepare to be enriched.

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If you are struggling with trying to figure out ways to cut back your expenses, then this episode of The His & Her Money Show is just for you. Today we talk with Rosemarie Groner from BusyBudgeter.com.

She shares her story of how she was able to cut out over $23,000 from her family’s annual expenses. The best part of the story is that you can make some of the same moves that she made and come out with very similar results.


Today’s guest on The His and Her Money Show serves as a shining example of this new trend. In this episode, we interview Jeremy Jacobson from Go Curry Cracker, who has successfully retired while in his 30’s and is currently traveling the world with his wife and newborn baby. He shares exactly what steps he took to become fully retired at such a young age, and how you can follow in his footsteps.

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Are you sick and tired of being stuck in the same financial mess that you've been stuck in for years? If so, then you most definitely want to tune in to this episode of The His and Her Money Show. Today we're going to be outlining a plan that will help propel you to finally clean up your financial mess once and for all.

To assist today, we interview financial planner Dominique Brown from Your Finances Simplified. Dominique Brown is a husband, father, financial planner, author of the book How to Fix Your Credit and owner of S&D Capital Holdings. Dominique’s advice can be found on the Huffington Post, Business Insider, Yahoo, Madame Noir, HR Block, and Ebony Magazine.