Special Episodes

Paying Off Over $100k of Debt as a Couple

In order to produce the podcast and keep content up free for you, I work with partners so this post may contain affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure for more info.

Are you deep in debt and ready to get out? Brian from Debt Discipline shares how he and his wife got rid of over $100k of debt while raising their kids.

[smart_track_player url=”″ social=”true” social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” ]

Today we’re at #2 of the top 10 episodes of the Couple Money Podcast!

Subscribe to Couple Money Podcast via iTunes, Stitcher, or copy this link to use with a podcatcher of your choice. You can also find me hanging out on Twitter and Facebook.

Getting Rid of Debt Together


Today’s episode was actually my first show of the podcast. I had the pleasure of interviewing Brian from Debt Discipline just before he and his wife were about to finish paying off over $100,000 of debt while raising their 3 kids.

Very cool story with Brian going through the conversations and process he and his wife made to get there.

When I asked him how he got everyone on board for their debt free journey he had some wonderful advice:

I realized early on that my wife and I had to get on the same page for us to be successful. I focused on the end goal. Painting the picture of what our financial life will be like when we are debt free.

Having a surplus of over $2k per month to save, invest, and increase areas of our budget for entertainment, travel, etc. This remains our motivation today, once my wife and I looked at it in these terms we were sold on making the sacrifices today for a better future for ourselves and children.

Please visit his site to see what they are up to now!

Resources for Paying Off Your DebtAre you deep in debt and ready to get out? Brian from Debt Discipline shares how he and his wife got rid of over $100k of debt while raising their kids.

Looking to get more information and resources to get rid of your debt Here are  links to what we mentioned on the episode plus more:

Guess the Most Popular Show

Do you know what’s the number one show of the podcast? Take a guess and you may win an Amazon gift card!

Chat with me on Twitter or Facebook. You can also leave a comment here or email me. The first one to correctly guess it will get a $25 Amazon gift card.

Hope you enjoy the show!

Thank You to Our Partners

Support for this podcast comes from partners like Personal Capital. Easy to set up & easy to use. You can have all your investments, income, and expenses all pulled into one place.

Did I mention it’s free? Why don’t you give Personal Capital a try today?

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.