Tracie Forbes (AKA Penny Pinchin Mom’s) Getting Out of Debt Sucess Story
Author: Tracie Forbes

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When it comes to getting out of debt, there is a lot of information out there to help you reach your goals.  Of course, you can read pages and pages about how to get out of debt.  But, does it work?  Does anyone really ever do it?  I’m here to tell you that they do.  How do I know?  Well, I have been on both ends of the debt spectrum — from declaring bankruptcy to paying off my own debts.  I share this story with all of you, not for accolades or “atta’ girl” notations, but rather because it sometimes helps to know that you are not alone and there really can be a light at the end of the tunnel (no matter how long that tunnel might be).

“How We Paid Off $37,000 of Debt in 27 Months…”

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“I Thought I Had It All. And Then, the Market Crashed.”
Author: Tahnya Kristina

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Tahnya Kristina had a 6-figure income and lost it when the market crashed. Today she’s sharing how she’s made getting out of debt her number one priority and how she changed the way she approaches money.

Getting Out of Debt Is Not Fun, But It Can Be Easy… 

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Let’s Do Cool Things Together – Advertise on And Then We Saved!
Author: Anna Newell Jones

I’m happy to report that And Then We Saved is growing super fast and I’m excited to be able to offer affordable advertising (hey, affordable is kind of the name of the game up in here;).

And Then We Saved has, thankfully (!), gotten some AMAZING press (I feel so blessed about that) and more is on the horizon. That means that when ATWS gets press so do you! Currently, And Then We Saved receives close to half-a-million pageviews each month with new readers consistently finding ATWS, and participating in the thriving Community!

I love partnering with interesting shops, smart, clever blogs, and hard-workers of all sorts who are chasing their dreams.

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Let’s do cool things together! xo! Anna


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Don’t Underestimate Your Capacity for Change
Author: Anna Newell Jones

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“People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing.”

Well said, Mr. Porter. So, whatcha’ waiting for;)? Change your life already!


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Free Admission To All National Parks This Week
Author: Anna Newell Jones

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This week, April 21-29th is National Parks Week and in honor of that the National Park Service is giving free admission all week long! Visiting a National Park showed up as #3 in this post of 8 Great, Cheap Summer Vacations and there are some other fun and inexpensive ideas included there if you’re due for a break from everyday life. 

Click on the link to find out more about the free National Park admission.


What is your favorite National Park?


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