Sam Sam, Bertha, Dave Ramsey discussed on Bluewater Radio
Married to my eleven months ago, or in the in the last eleven exactly it's your household income during this time is what is it about a hundred twenty thousand and it went up two hundred sixty thousand. Whoa, nice. What do y'all do for a living? I'm a physical therapist and I work for electric cooperative is communications coordinator. Oh, very cool. Congratulations. So when when did you get married, exactly April seventh? Okay. All right. And so it before that you had already started getting out of debt. We did. Yes. Cash flow, the wedding get married and finish up knocking out. The bet what kind of debt was the forty thousand. It was kind of a combination of things we had pretty much the typical things we had two cars both of them had names Bertha. And Martha white. Same had some leftover student loans that she that we took care of as well. So we started financial peace last August and. Is one of those things where when we first started it. I'm very gung ho on things. Sam Sam takes more time to to warm up to those those things. And so we ended up doing financial peace university down there in Murfreesboro. And I just really sparked a fire that got us got us go in and was actually the reason why I was even able to save up for an engagement ring for to marry this this pretty lady here, they go well done. Good job. We'll fun. How old are you to twenty nine and you have no dad? No. House. I feel good. I guess what a crazy way to start your marriage to it is. Yeah. Even today, we're already planning for our future because we had we met one of your Smartvestor pros today. So we were already thinking ahead, and we're just so excited about what the future holds. Oh, it's amazing. Yeah. You're gonna it's bright very very bright. Good for you. All right. So what do you tell a young engaged? Couple out. There listening that the secret to getting out of debt is. I guess you gotta go about the right way. When we first started doing this. Of course, I'm very. Into things when I when I started doing doing I'm going one hundred percent. And so you definitely don't want to beat the other person over the head with it. So at one point we were on a date and Sam was like, listen, you know, I love you. But I would rather be on a date with you and not Dave Ramsey. So. So. Kind of a thing that I kind of had to grow into a little bit. But. Change the way he was showing it to me. Listen to one of his live.