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The Power of Saying No for 30 Days

no-buy months changed my life.

Almost 2.5 years ago, I had 8500 in credit card debt and had just purchased a $17000 SUV. On top of that, there were school loans.

I had started testing out no buys as a way to find contentment with less. It was a success both financially and emotionally.

It took me just under a year to be free of the credit card debt (my husband didn’t charge me rent and I pinched like crazy). It took an additional 18 months with both of us working together to pay off McIntyre.

I credit those months of saying, sometimes shouting, no! They were life changing. I’ll keep doing them because I love them.



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Rachella Angel Page

Writer, wife, lifelong learner. I write about personal development, emotional wellness, relationships and lifestyle.