Category Archives: Savings Story

Reworking My Savings Goal And Thinking About Buying A House

Currently, we live in a house provided by my employer.  We love our house, but at some point in the future, we’ll want to buy our own house.  To that end, I’ve created a new savings goal. For the past … Continue reading

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Baby Steps Rock But It’s Also Fun To Crawl And Run

I’m a huge fan of Dave Ramsey and his “Baby Steps” (pdf). I love the way that he sets out seven, basic steps for debt reduction, retirement, and financial security. Personally, I think that the most important Baby Steps are … Continue reading

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What A Difference 13 Months Can Make

I have 8300 dollars in my savings account. I have 8300 dollars in my savings account. I HAVE EIGHTY THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS IN MY SAVINGS ACCOUNT!!!!!!! Now, this may or may not be a big deal to you, but for … Continue reading

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Savings At 7000… Oh Yeah… I’ve Been Here 1 Year

So, in all the hustle and bustle of maintaining the 3 sites, working, parenting my 2 kids, enjoying my marriage, and leading FPU at our church, I MISSED my 1 year anniversary here at No Credit Needed! My first post … Continue reading

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