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how far in debt are or were you and your family?

we just calculated ours and its a lil over 13000.... do you have a plan to pay it off and if you already have what did you do?

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jaksonsmommy

Asked by jaksonsmommy at 5:35 PM on Aug. 18, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • haha me personally... i have a forclouser< dont buy a house at 18 when you ahve no job!!> 5 credit cards totalling about 15k...old utility bills about 1k... < am planning to pay these as soon as i get the phone numbers for them> and 55k worth of medical bills.... the medical bills i dont know about they havent sent me a bill or asked for money in 2 years.. im hoping they wwrote them off! not much i can do about the house.... im working on the utility bills and crdit cards...

    as for my SO i ahvew no clue
    2cuteboysrmine

    Answer by 2cuteboysrmine at 5:38 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • Technically I have $1,000 on a credit card, which is revolving, so I pay it off basically every month.
    I have a $16,000 car, on a 6 year plan, which started 1 year ago.. so I have been paying that off every month.
    My other half has $18,000 in student loans which he has one more year until he has to start paying on, but he does have a plan of $100/month (for now).
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:42 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • We just have to pay off our car loan... That's it! We don't use credit cards
    crazypink

    Answer by crazypink at 5:44 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • we have about 700 we own in credit card debt then i have about 5000 in student loans, not paying a sprint bill, and just alot of other random bill i never paid. the credit cards we pay about 50 bucks a month they should all be paid off soon its only 700 so that will be easy but as far as the 5000 in random crap i just dont think i am ever gonna pay it
    ggiovanni

    Answer by ggiovanni at 5:45 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • $287,000 I just filed bankrupt.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:46 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • We only have our mortgage and that's all we will ever have. But if you have time, look up Dave Ramsey because he has an awesome way to mange your money and pay off your debt fairly quick!! Good luck!
    mommyqua

    Answer by mommyqua at 5:54 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • all my debt is from 4 years ago... right now we have no current debt.. we dont even have checking accounts. its all cash...
    2cuteboysrmine

    Answer by 2cuteboysrmine at 5:56 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • We only have our mortgage. We pay cash for everything else.
    Melindakc

    Answer by Melindakc at 6:09 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • Between our house and two vehicles, right around $200,000, other than that we do no have any debt.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 6:11 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • $200,000 with everything.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:39 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

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