"freedom!"

"freedom!"

This is a discussion on "freedom!" within the Bob & Terry's Place forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Proverbs 22:7 The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender. This verse has been stuck in my head ever ...

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    "freedom!"

    Proverbs 22:7 The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender.



    This verse has been stuck in my head ever since Mrs. Stove and I took the Financial Peace course at our church about 5 years ago. Have worked long and hard since to get out of debt (with a few (dozen) gun purchases aside) and finally did it!

    Paid off the mortgage today!!



    In the words of William Wallace -



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    Way to go! Congrats!

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    Great for you guys .
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    That's fantastic! Congratulations! We'll never get there but we have a 3.65 interest rate so we're good with that.

    It's very impressive that you've paid off your mortgage!
    It may be that your sole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.

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    Good for you, man. Thats a very big deal, especially in todays economic times.

    You know, I remember when I was a boy, how churches would preach that "debt was slavery". They were right, too.
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    Well done!
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    Good for you and Mrs Stove

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    That's great! We have worked hard to pay off our debt. The only debt we have left is the mortgage. We're looking forward to the day it is paid off.
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    Oh awesome Stoveman, congrats to you and the Mrs ~ you both did what so many have strived to do.


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    That is truly wonderful! I remember the feeling - like suddenly losing 50 pounds off of your shoulders. Almost floating.

    Then, building some savings to assist in staying out of debt as a way of life is the "way to go"!
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    Congrats!! But change your video to a much more uplifting "Freedom" video:
    Nothing makes you want to jump and shout more than ARETHA!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by suntzu View Post
    Congrats!! But change your video to a much more uplifting "Freedom" video:
    Nothing makes you want to jump and shout more than ARETHA!!!!


    I know the end of Braveheart is sad but I wanted to use the same track that Dave Ramsey uses. Had we not taken that course we would not be in the position we are today.


    I can't tell ya'll how stoked I am!!!
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    Good old Dave.... You know have the "status symbol of choice".
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