A debt-free lifestyle? Pay off ALL of your debt? Is that even possible?
Like most people, I grew up surrounded by people financing much of their life: houses, cars, student loans etc.
This is normal, right?
Like many, I wasn’t totally financially illiterate, though. I did have some good advice given to me like, “always pay off your credit card at the end of the month” and “always have a savings account.”
When someone brought up the concept of debt-free living (and more importantly, what that meant exactly), it opened up a whole new world of opportunity and ideas.
So, what’s the big deal about living debt-free and how can you do this?
How to pay off debt quickly and live a debt-free lifestyle
I ran into a couple, a few years ago, that lived debt-free. They were planning for early retirement and some of the things they were speaking, ignited a fascination within me. This couple said to me, “How do you want to live?”
I’d never been asked that question before. I’ve always been asked, “What do you do?” or “What do you want to do?”