Why would anyone pay more than they are required for something, especially their home?
Lucky for me, I married a man who also couldn’t fathom why it was common practice to pay the minimum payment while prolonging interest accumulation.
What we did understand were all the reasons why we should pay off our home early.
He and I were both in agreement that we wanted to be mortgage free.
Tawnya is the founder of The Dancing Dollar, a blog about frugality & personal finance. She writes about how frugal living can help other individuals & families live [happily] below their means. She & her husband are on the path to pay off their home in less than half the time. Click here to learn more.