Q1 2017 Goals

By | January 10, 2017

Happy New Year Debt Free Climbers! I have officially been blogging for three full months, and I am still thrilled with my decision to start DebtFreeClimb. I have a lot of things to learn and improve upon in 2017, but I am super excited to continue to develop myself and accomplish my goals this year.… Read More »

Track Your Finances Closely This Year

By | January 5, 2017

Many people get into bad financial situations without knowing it. Avoid dangerous financial situations by making a commitment to track your money more closely this year! What would happen if your car broke down, you got sick or injured unexpectedly, or if your job let you go? Would you be able to support yourself and your… Read More »

Spending Recap 2016

By | December 30, 2016

There are two main factors to building wealth: making more (income) and spending less. There is a debate in the personal finance area of which is more important. To me, making more and spending less are equally important because it’s all about the “Gap” (or Savings Rate) between them. The bigger the “Gap” between how… Read More »

Trip Report: Washington on a Budget

By | December 25, 2016

Hello again! I am back with another trip report for my latest trip to Washington State! If you can tell from my previous posts, I am on a tight budget due to my commitment to paying off my Student Loans ASAP. However, traveling is also a priority. So finding ways to travel frugally is the… Read More »

December 2016 Goals

By | December 7, 2016

Hello and welcome back to another month of “my goals” posts! 2016 is coming to an end, and I can’t wait for 2017. Its is going to be the best year yet. I have so many things to look forward to, including: Paying off my Student Loans (projected March 2017) 100% Debt Free by May… Read More »

Introduction to Travel Hacking

By | November 16, 2016

In the last few years, I have developed a case of “wanderlust”- a strong desire to travel and gain new experiences. In early 2015, one of my best friends “solo” traveled throughout Argentina for about a month. The trip changed him (for the better), and his experience inspired me to make travel a priority for… Read More »

November 2016 Goals

By | November 2, 2016

October came and went so fast. During the month I was happy to accomplish some essential goals completed for the blog. I was able to get three new posts under my belt, got a logo for the site, and started connecting with other personal finance bloggers via social media. As November will be my 2nd… Read More »

8 Reasons to Spend More Time at the Library!

By | October 24, 2016

If you haven’t noticed, Public Libraries are not what they used to be. Now, they offer much more than just checking out books. In the past, many Library services have been underutilized because of the mass population isn’t aware of what it offers. Check out the eight reasons why you need to put your tax dollars… Read More »

Trip Report: Colorado on a Budget!

By | October 6, 2016

Hey, Guys! Just got back from an awesome trip with my girlfriend in Colorado. Wanted to share my experience with you and show that it’s possible to travel while paying off Student Loans aggressively. The Flight We found a good deal on Southwest Airlines flying from Austin to Denver for $127 round trip. I was… Read More »