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What a Downer…Yay!

I had my second weigh-in tonight at weight watchers, and I was down 3.4 pounds. That makes a total of 13.8 pounds lost, or more than 20 percent of my goal! 2 weeks in, and I am seeing some great results. I have not cheated on my diet, and I feel confident that I am going to succeed. As for debt re-payment, I will not receive a pay check until the end of January, so everything is on hold. No big deal. I also opened a brand new Roth IRA for myself, and will probably open one for my wife in June, after mine is fully funded. We shall see.

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Where’s The Cake?

Alright, we are DOWN TO THE WIRE. If you would like to be included in next week’s Carnival of Debt Reduction…Get your posts in NOW. Quick question for all the pf bloggers out there? Do any of you know of a podcast dealing with debt reduction? If so, hook me up with a link. (I know Dave Ramsey makes one hour of his show available for podcast. I am looking for something “independent”.)

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Bunch O’ Little Bits

Okay…quick notes on lots of things.. 1. I have to make a decision about my auto insurance. As of now, we are billed 8 times a year for our auto insurance. We are charged a 5 dollar fee for every bill. That is 40 dollars a year extra. So, I need to decide if the convenience of not having to pay for an entire year’s worth of coverage is worth the 40 bucks. 2. WE HAVE CHICKENS…We went to the local farm supply store this past week, and they had baby chicks. We purchased 4 Rhode Island Red pullets. (A pullet is a female chicken.) unfortunately, 2 of them died in the first week. So, we went back, and replaced…

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