I almost didn’t want to do this update because I thought I was going to have zero progress, but it’s not as bad as I thought. The timing of these update posts are also right before I make my credit card payments so the situation is even a little better than it looks.
Paying off the smallest debt first
As you guys know, I’m trying to follow the Dave Ramsey debt snowball and paying my smallest debt first. Here’s where I am on that account:
October 2011: $1,380
November 2011: $945
I didn’t hit my goal of being under $900, but the more important goal is to pay off this debt before the end of 2011. That’s only 25 days away!
Total Debt Update
November 2011: $35,795
% change from October 2011: 1.3% Decrease
I know, I should be doing a little better. But since I already took my grand vacation, I’m ready to work hard both at the office and when I get home and blog and write. Remember to track my progress by clicking on the ‘debt update’ category!
Here’s to keeping my head down and powering through…