Ep. 21 — How this Chicago family paid off $120,000 worth of debt

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Six years ago, Aja McClanahan and her husband were $110,000 in the hole and in a constant tug-of-war with debt collectors. So they decided to make a drastic move in order to tackle their debt head one. Mandi sat down with Aja this week to chat about how they finally became debt-free and what advice she has for others out there feeling overwhelmed by their own debt.

“You don’t need a lot of money to do this,” she says. “Being disciplined helped.”

Also on this week’s episode: 

-Hillary Clinton talks about how she’s benefitted from white privilege -One woman attacks the #BlackGirlMagic movement-Networking strategies-Mandi’s biggest complaint about wedding dress shopping

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Mandi Woodruff, personal finance expert & journalist  and Tiffany “The Budgetnista” Aliche, an award-winning financial educator and author of the New York Times bestseller “Get Good With Money.”

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