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They always laugh at my goals

by jl333 on March 15, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I often verbalized that I want to be debt free by the time I reach 50. I didn't say retire...just have the house paid off. People frequently just roll their eyes at me. Guess in less than years from now, the joke will be on them. I *will* be debt free by the time I'm 50. I believe it.


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