Stuck Financially: How It Happens
[Editor's Note: How do you lose your savings and build up credit card debt? Does it happen all at once, as with a medical emergency, or slowly, little by little, as tiny changes eat their way into your monthly take-home? Fire Wife analyzes what happened to her family. -Rita]
Where We Got Stuck Financially
FireMan accused me of overspending. I shot back reminding him of what he had spent money on.
Now ... being totally honest, the realization of what happened is kind of a "duh" moment for both of us. Basically it's something we both knew, in our heads, but didn't really put the pieces together.