Let's make money less mysterious & scary
I’m not a finance person. I work in the media industry. My eyes used to glaze over whenever I ended up in a lecture about interest rates and insurance and retirement policies. yawn. And also, too freaking complicated.
But then I got my butt kicked by debt.
Money mistakes almost took me out. It kicked the wind right out of my twenties and even now in my thirties, I’m still battling to break free from the gravity of debt.
That’s why I’m on a mission to make money easier to understand (for myself and others) in plain English thank-you-very-much. I’m sick and tired of feeling powerless and seeing how debt obliterates the hope of the future for so many.
It’s time to start fresh!
Our money in numbers
The statistics don’t lie. In South
million people with debt
behind on repayments
of income goes to debt
people with any savings
Thoughts about money and related matters.
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Debt Free Screams
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“It’s your positivity that got me. If I heard just Dollars and Debt, I would’ve just kept flipping the channels.”