Some people have a problem with getting older, but not me. I welcome the added wisdom, knowledge, and experience of the previous year, and am ready to move on to bigger and better things. Age is nothing more than a number.
Live life, love life, and enjoy it while you can—become DEBT FREE!
- Gerald R. Ford was President – President Ford escaped 2 assassination attempts.
- U.S. Population was 215,973,199.
- Federal Debt was $541.9 billion.
- Unemployment was 8.5%.
- Pittsburgh defeated Minnesota in Super Bowl.
- Saturday Night Live premieres on NBC. George Carlin hosts the first show.
- One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest sweeps the top Oscars, winning Best Picture, Director, Actor, and Actress.
- Academy Award, Best Picture: The Godfather Part II, Francis Ford Coppola, producer; Gray Frederickson and Fred Roos, co-producers (Paramount)
- Record of the Year: “I Honestly Love You,” Olivia Newton-John
- Album of the Year: Fulfillingness’ First Finale, Stevie Wonder (Tamla/Motown)
This Time Last Year:
- I HATED DEBT!
- I had debt, and Sallie Mae wanted to move in until 2018. I said NO WAY!
- We were 14 months into our Total Money Makeover. One of the only New Years Resolutions I have ever followed through completely on.
- Barrack Obama became President.
- U.S. Population was 307,212,123 (July estimate)
- Federal Debt was 10.6 TRILLION.
- Unemployment was under 8%. Currently over 10%.
- I had under 41 subscribers.
- I STILL HATE DEBT!
- I have been married for 5.5 years.
- I have 3 kids: Caitlin 13 Isaac 3 Noah 4 mos.
- I HAVE NO DEBT except for the house.
- Federal debt is currently 12.3 TRILLION. (Don’t take notes from Washington.)
- New Orleans Saints defeat The Indianapolis Colts.
- Am more motivated than ever to teach debt freedom.
- Am one week away from my last 2 days of work. (SAHD/WAHD) Nice!
- Am looking forward to becoming a Certified Financial Counselor in April.
- Considering approaching Washington to introduce them to Financial Peace University.
- Starting my third FPU at my church.
- Write for Self reliance Exchange, and something else that is still a secret. 😀
- I have 500+ subscribers. (AND I LOVE YOU ALL!)
- I AM MORE FREE THAN I WAS LAST YEAR!
That’s it from me today! I will be spending the day with my family! Have a great Monday!