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Was paying 4700 in loans and rent. Moving from Manhattan to Queens and refinanced my private loans to 12-month no interest credit cards. Saving $1450 a month and starting a travel fund and 401k!

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How much was your damn rent?!

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Did u live alone?

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Rent is Too Damn High!!!

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Congrats!!! That is not an insignificant amount of money

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