About Debt Free Forties

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Hello and welcome to Debt Free Forties! I’m Tana (rhymes with Donna), and I created this personal finance and lifestyle blog to hold myself and my family accountable when it comes to our finances. I wanted to track our debt repayment progress and in the process, help others find motivation with their financial situation.

In 17 months, we paid off over $27,000 in debt. Now we’re working on saving our 3 – 6 month emergency fund so we can work towards our other financial goals.

I’ve read a ton of personal finance books, scoured blogs, listened to podcasts, and watched plenty of financial tv shows. I love all things finance-related and still find myself learning every day as I look for new tactics to try to boost our net worth.

I work as a web designer/developer from home full-time and have always found myself following the entrepreneur lifestyle by picking up freelance and finding side gigs. I’m a huge advocate of side hustles and using it to pay off debt or boost savings.

I’ve been featured in several publications, including:

There are a lot of people out there that thought they’d be further along financially in their 30s and 40s. I’m one of them. I hope you find some use of the content here and know you’ve found a friend you can talk about finances with.

I look forward to interacting with you all and finally becoming debt-free!

Debt Free Forties

Contact me at [email protected].

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  1. 2017 Liebster Award Nominee | Ravenous For Reads on October 28, 2017 at 2:48 am

    […] was nominated for the 2017 Liebster Award by Tana from Debt Free Forties. Her blog is geared toward personal finance and lifestyle, where she discusses ways to pay off debt […]

  2. Rebecca on February 9, 2018 at 3:20 pm

    Loved stopping by and checking out your site – motivating me to finally get mine LIVE. You go girl. We are also Dave Ramsey fans and paid off all of our debt but mortgage. My site will also focus on financial freedom and getting a fresh start. I may be linking to your great printables!

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