Virginia Plourde

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Virginia Plourde

Stories by Virginia Plourde

Today is a day I feel like I’m merely treading water with my debt load. I paid the minimum payments on the cards that are due within the first...
Today I paid down the first of the BIG credit cards . . . not the highest balance, but the highest interest rate: 29.99 percent the total debt was...
Paid off number three today, $350 spent on sheets for everyone for Christmas gifts last month. We live in a big, drafty house and we all complain...
Today I axed another one. A small one, only $250, but again, it feels like a significant victory. At least I know what I bought with this one! I...
Today I took step one in getting myself out of debt. I paid off the card with the smallest balance. Granted, it was only $215 and truly a drop in the...
I am $80,000 in credit card debt. Or rather, my husband I have accumulated that much debt over the last 5 years. As part of my new year’s...