Black Positive People : How I paid off $158,169 in debt

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    How I paid off $158,169 in debt


    Rachel Gause just wanted to give her three kids more than she had growing up. So, though she was receiving a secure income along with child support, she found herself living beyond her means every month—eventually racking up six figures in debt. With a whole lot of determination and almost a decade’s worth of belt-tightening, she’s climbed most of the way out. This is her story, as told to MONEY reporter Kara Brandeisky.

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    How This Mom Wiped Out $36K of Debt in Less Than Two Years



    “I’m a firm believer in living a frugal lifestyle without deprivation,” Amiyrah Martin, a New Jersey mother of three (ages, 10, 5, and 14 months), writes on her blog 4 Hats and Frugal. During a episode of ABC’s FabLife with host Tyra Banks, airing Thursday, Martin shares her clever strategies for living simply.

    When it comes to her kid’s clothing, Martin admits she loves name brands but she refuses to pay full price. Instead, she offers friends and family referral links on specialty sites and in return, receives free items of clothing (leather jackets, boots, purses) or cash back. Martin also loves online shopping at rebate sites. “This year we’ve gotten back over $200,” she says ...



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    Hello, my name is Amiyrah http://4hatsandfrugal.com/about-4-hats-and-frugal


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