Adjust the Action Steps

Adjust the action steps | Andthenwesaved.com

“When it is obvious that goals can’t be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.” -Confucius Sometimes not meeting a goal isn’t your fault. Sometimes things happen that you could have never predicted. And that’s ok. The sooner you realize something isn’t working, the better, because you can adjust. Adjust quickly and strategically. You can still meet your…

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How Natalie Paid Off $30K of Student Loans in 2 Years Using a Spending Fast

Natalie's Spending Fast Story | AndThenWeSaved.com

I stumbled upon Anna’s blog (andthenwesaved.com) three and a half years ago when I was in my final semester of college. As I was looking for my first post-grad job, I was so discouraged by my potential income versus my mountain of debt. Although $30,000 was a pretty average amount of student loans, after I paid the first few minimum payments I realized just how long it…

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The Secret is Patience

The Secret is patience | Andthenwesaved.com

“Adopt the pace of nature. Her secret is patience.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson I’ve never been a patient person. Patience has always been difficult for me. But nothing good comes quickly. It takes time to save money. It takes effort every single day. And it takes time to achieve my goals. My new mantra is to be like nature. Her secret…

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