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To start off the evening we've got Eric and that Debbie in Los Angeles and they sent us a bit of a video message.
Before we take their call here.
Okay who discovered an industry and your financial and this is how to pay for just about everything.
-- -- groceries.
Eating out which her clothing gasoline.
As you can see -- hurt pretty much everything.
I'm really I'm the guy.
Eight minutes and I guess we decided to open -- that's not a business but because he had no money to pay -- we put it all I'm credit.
-- -- -- -- -- I'm printing machine.
The market -- I teach your picture and even more secret.
Even this camera were using the film that's -- put -- a credit.
We went out and -- a brand new privacy Libby would no money down.
And we went to -- -- embed a brand new the Potomac back burden on many down.
We had close to 900 dollars a month in payments movement who -- -- -- -- With the credit card we -- -- -- credit cards not anymore now we follow that did we tell him anywhere to go every month.
And we pay for everything cash and cash envelopes this -- -- second one the first one war because he -- so much.
That they -- after thirteen months we paid -- 67000.
Dollars in debt and now we can honestly say we are.
-- -- I would T shirts to match also.
All right Eric and heavier on the line -- -- guys congratulations.
Candidate I can 67000.
Box paid off and what thirteen months is that what -- -- Thirteen months he got it while what was your household income during that time I'm around 80000.
So you must of sold those cars.
And a piece of equipment we did not tell the -- yet the truck however anybody interested.
It's for sale soon but it's paid off it is paid -- -- -- are.
Why are all very cool on me if you wanna keep but I guess -- it's paid off.
-- work out but got on the planet I guess.
Yet funny once -- -- something up like that you realize you don't really need a 151000 dollar truck.
You could -- cut a -- that appeared what you started this whole process you realize that don't you.
So that it look hard you guys to get started to do all of this.
Well you know back in 2008.
I was listening to you on your radio program at work and we never really got into it and then just.
The mountain of debt this.
Basically caught up with -- and we we had some sleepless nights we set down my wife and I we -- a budget our first real budget.
And then we decided you know follow your program and change our behavior because I mean we have a twelve year old daughter.
And we want her to learn from -- -- because we don't want her to ever be in this situation ever again.
So she watched -- as you guys did this and participated.
Yet since she understood budgets I mean if something came up during the month that there wasn't in the budget she understood that she couldn't do -- couldn't buy -- -- couldn't get it.
Yes so he's he's -- do you -- now to -- Yet few of the -- you have to love this.
I mean it's just made life so much he's here this following everything in stating -- this point now are sitting at her house.
You know we've got our emergency fund probably about three hours away guns.
Once that's done -- that I was saving -- next and from there just building well.
So you make -- eighty grand a year you're completely debt free how old -- you took.
I am forty Q my weight at thirty Q school so -- -- the hardest part of this whole thing for you.
-- -- -- Congratulate that was what was the hardest part of this what was the hardest part of this whole thing for you.
I think probably -- -- -- bullets and getting our behavior.
And says the urge to go purchase something the public education we'll check it and now -- Echoing that -- recently spent a lot of money dining out but.
Was breaking that habit but then on the boundary -- -- you know we knew where money is going it -- go in and make -- change.
Very yes so what -- you say the key to this winning is you guys really pulled us solve I'm really proud of it.
Think keeping focused on acute care you know.
Now that you.
Could spend to be frivolous.
What do you look at if you can keep -- identical.
And you know it he'll -- look like I'm never gonna get -- -- can you ask if they kill it.
It'll come will be it's just such a blessing.
But struggled with the you know -- the blessing of being dead tree far outweighs that that struggle but the process has.
-- -- Absolutely not what your daughter's name again.
Generally -- all right -- they're scream with leadership school.
She Syria we home school -- got it all -- are there.
Very good all right Eric and Debbie and -- in Los Angeles 67000.
Dollars paid off in thirteen months.
Counted down mom let's hear a great debt free screen.
And three new why -- well.
And they kind of got one in on the video with the T shirts and the whole thing we wanna give him one live as well.
Very well very good guys way to go proud -- -- excellent job.
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