How I Paid Off $25k in Student Debt in Under 15 Months

I am excited to welcome a fellow blogger, Jacob of Dollar Diligence, to the blog today.  Jacob has an inspiring personal finance story to tell about how he managed to quickly get out of debt thanks to hard work, sacrifice…and a little help from relatives.

His story should inspire all of us that we can take control of our own financial situations if we develop a goal and stick to a plan in order to reach it.

Without further introduction, here is Jacob!


Today I want to share with you my extreme debt-payoff story and how it has changed my […]

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2017-09-09T07:45:58+00:00 September 12, 2017 7:15 am|Categories: Budgeting, Debt, Guest Post|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Repairing Credit History To Avoid Loan Refusals

Our next guest post comes from Dan Miller of Bizzmarkblog.com with some perspective on credit scores and how to avoid loan refusals. I have stated several times myself how important building good credit is, and Dan dives into ways to fix and maintain good credit.

Dan is from the greater Sydney area, born and raised in Liverpool, Sydney. After high school, he went to the Sydney University where he received his master’s degree in banking and finances. He worked as a payments officer for nearly ten years in banking and international payments in the Australian banking sector. His hobbies […]

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2017-06-19T16:02:36+00:00 June 21, 2017 6:15 am|Categories: Guest Post|Tags: , |2 Comments

Saving vs Investing For Your Retirement

I am off on paternity leave for a little while as my wife and I welcome our baby boy into the world. Since I receive many inquiries about guest posts, this seemed like the best time to finally share some of our readers’ work. If you are interested in guest posting on Lacking Cents, you can read our guidelines and submit your proposed topic here.

Our first guest post comes from Andrew Altman from Slickbucks.com. Andrew’s goal with Slick Bucks is to help folks learn to manage money cleverly, and how that clever management can make you wealthier. He has […]

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2017-06-12T14:38:37+00:00 June 5, 2017 6:15 am|Categories: Guest Post|Tags: , |2 Comments