Paying down debt is stressful, I get it. When I was broke, jobless and had $9,000 worth of credit card debt, all I could think about the mess that I was in.
It wasn’t until I got over my feelings buckled down and implemented a plan that things started to get better.
Don’t get me wrong. I’m certainly not saying that you completely ignore your feelings when you’re trying to better your situation. Paying down debt is so much more than just putting money aside. It’s about wrapping your head around a situation, and pushing yourself to achieve a goal. A pretty hard one might I add.
It doesn’t matter how much you need to pay back. Once you lay a good foundation for eliminating your debt, it’ll be much easier (though not easy). How do you lay a good foundation?
By mastering your mindset of course (if you’re a first time visitor, this is what this blog is all about).
I’ve outlined seven crucial mindset shifts you must have when paying down debt.