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How to deal with debt #21DayMoneyChallenge

70.19% of Aussies have a credit card, according to a study by Finder.com.au, owing around $32 BILLION! It equates to around $4,200 per card. You can check an Australian credit card debt clock on MoneySmart and see how much debt we are in with our credit cards. According to Canstar, the average Australian is in […]

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6 ways to easily reduce debt

How to pay off debt faster Australians have the highest debt in the world. Collectively, we carry over $1 trillion in debt or around $73,000 per Australian adult. Most of our debt is mortgages, followed by loans and credit cards. 70.19% of adult Australians have a credit card. Debt is crippling, it means you pay more […]

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How we cleared $90,000 debt

The following is a post from a reader who wishes to remain anonymous. It’s an incredible debt story I helped them with so I asked if I could share it. I have added some notes in Italics and links that might help.  Last year things looked dire for us – $90,000 in debt with debt […]

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$3000 in debt cleared in 1 month!

Last month we announced we would follow 4 people on their journey to pay off debt, make more money, establish their businesses and create a life they love as they worked with Kylie Travers to do this. This is our first update from Kiri (you can read her original post here). She managed to pay […]

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Financial makeover – Elli

This year on The Thrifty Issue, we are following 4 people’s journeys out of debt, helping them to clear their debt, save money and succeed with their financial goals. One of our four people is Elli. Income $48,000 before tax Expenses $34,749 Elli lives in Australia, is in her twenties and recently split with her […]

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Financial Makeover – Kiri’s story

This year on The Thrifty Issue, we are following 4 people’s journeys out of debt, helping them to clear their debt, save money and succeed with their financial goals. One of our four people is Kiri. Income: Unknown Expenses: Unknown Kiri and her family are living a full on life here in Australia. Kiri’s husband […]

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